Secrets of pain free walking ?

Want to know the secrets to pain free walking ? Remember: Part of this readiness includes good hydration, proper protection and correct clothing for the activity. There are secrets to keeping your body happy about walking and exercise.  It is called warming up and cooling down those body tissues. Warming up fascia, muscles, ligaments, tendons and our entire brain and nervous system. …

Really? Smiling does this?

“Smile and the world smiles with you. Cry and you cry alone.” – Stanley Gordon West A real genuine smile spreads endorphins by releasing the body’s feel good hormones, endorphins, natural pain killers, and serotonin. Together these three make us feel good, because it engages our heart, mind and the body’s facial muscles. A Real Smile encourages cooperation and comradery. …

Loosen up those hips for success

  Stretch your hips before hiking around Relaxation Island © or before sports activity, speaking, and teaching teaching : Before you go walking or hiking around Relaxation Island© doing these stretches to relax, create more flexibility and improve range of motion. It will decrease our chance of injury form exercising cold tight muscles in your hips, pelvic floor, legs and …

Relax your neck

Get up and stretch to think clearly and breathe easier. Do these gentle techniques to relax and take a short “Time for Me” during the day or before bedtime. Using these simple stretches from Brad Walker of Injuryfix.com formerly called the Stretching Institute your neck will relax and upper body stress will decrease. Have a great time on Relaxation Island© …