Improve your flexibility with this lower body stretching routine. Leg, hip and glute stretches to decrease your risk of injuries and relax your muscles. http://www.spotebi.com/workout-routines/lower-body-stretching-routine/
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Research shows that yoga is linked to not only lower stress levels, but also bone health, reduced back pain, relief from depression, and lower risk factors for heart disease, among other health benefits. Start each day with this quick and easy routine and be on your way to a better, healthier life!
Stretches for Sore Muscles - Yoga-Inspired Stretches from Annie Mulgrew of New York. When you work out, your muscles contract and shorten, which can leave you feeling stiff. Stretching increases blood flow to the muscles to relieve this stiffness, lengthen muscles, and improve your flexibility for a greater range of motion (and lower risk of injury) the next time you work out, Mulgrew says.
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Collard Greens: Improve bone health, reducing the risk of fractures. Lowers risk of melanoma, as well as lungs pancreatic and prostate cancer. Negates the barbecue-formed carcinogens on meat. Helps regulate blood sugar levels. Choline helps with sleep, muscle movement, learning and memory.