Modern neuroscientists have found that in the early morning hours there is a shift in the endocrine and neurotransmitter balance from production stimulating sleep melatonin, to the dominance of serotonin, cortisol, norepinephrine. If this shift runs smoothly, then either the person remains sluggish and lethargic for the whole day, posible depresion due to mismatch between the human condition and the needs and tasks that dictates the current day. Posible, common condition: overproduction of hormone cortisol, which leads to increased excitability, immune dysfunction, memory los and premature aging. Ancient Yogis knew about it, so in all traditions there is a strong recommendation to do yoga in the morning, before dawn.
The practice of Kundalini Yoga balances the endocrine system, refreshes the body at the cellular level. After spending the morning on 15 minutes or more, you become Manager of the events of his life. The person acting, not reacting. Continue reading
“Morning exercises in the ponds!”. The organizer of this project is dance club “Buena Vista” with the support of the Department of health of a city administration of Khabarovsk.
“Morning exercises in the ponds!” takes place on Monday, Wednesday and Friday morning from 8.15 to 8.45 hours in the area of the first ponds and focused on disease prevention, increasing physical activity, promoting healthy lifestyles.
Moderate physical activity for 150 minutes per week reduces the risk of development of coronary heart disease and stroke, hypertension, diabetes type II, and depresion. Continue reading
Swimming is one of the most effective means of health promotion and physical development of man since the first months of life to old age.
The density of water is approximately 775 times the density of air, and hence the difficulty of movement, the speed limit and high energy costs.
The energy consumption when swimming at various distances depending on their length and power. At distances of 100 — 1500 m it is approximately from 100 to 500 K/cal.
The water presure prevents inhalation and during exhalation into the water has to overcome its resistance, which leads to increased load on the respiratory muscles. Continue reading