Author Archives: Antoinette Laurel

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Yoga RX: Hypertension

Hypertension is a chronic medical condition in which the blood pressure in the arteries is raised. An elevated pressure causes the heart to work harder than normal to circulate blood through the…

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Yoga RX: Diabetes

Diabetes is a group of metabolic diseases in which a person has high blood sugar, either because the pancreas does not produce enough insulin or because cells do not respond to the…

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Yoga RX: Insomnia

Insomnia is the inability to fall asleep or to stay asleep. This sleep disorder not only affects your sleep cycle but it also affects you while you’re awake. By not getting enough…

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Yoga RX: Headaches

The most common types of headaches are tension, stress-related, and migraines. These three usually occur due to muscle tightness in the head and neck. Yoga helps ease tension headaches by relaxing muscles…

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