Yoga is a journey of your body. Along this journey, you seek universal balance through focus, discipline, and concentration. This balance however, is not only achieved on the yoga mat or through the perfection of asana. Instead, the true balance needs to encompass all aspects of life, including food. Nourishing the body creates a foundation to nourish the mind and therefore it is important to consider what you’re eating and how it will affect your balance. Here are some diet tips that will help you nurture and rejuvenate your body.
For centuries, yoga has been known to produce positive results for health and wellbeing. It can even assist in improving the quality of life of mature people as evidence suggests yoga promotes healthy aging. As you grow older, your physical and mental health can deteriorate.
The emotional strain of stress does not discriminate based on age. While many view the “golden” years of retirement for seniors as a time free of worry, responsibility, and obligation, it can in fact be a time of concentrated emotional tension regarding physical health, fixed-income finances and other stressors.