Yoga

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My Journey to Yoga

Coming Back In October 2015, my sister suggested coming to yoga class with her. I was in the midst of a confusing, heartbreaking situation that was taking a huge emotional toll on my husband and myself. I was constantly stressed, heartbroken and confused. All of my energy was focused on helping my husband, and it …

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vagus nerve functions

Vagus Nerve Stimulation Through Yoga

The benefits of a regular yoga practice are many, but one in which I’m particularly interested in lately is vagus nerve stimulation. The vagus nerve wanders down from our brain through the torso, and has a few important functions, like:  Fosters communication between the brain and our organs Controlling throat muscles and sending food down …

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proprioception in your yoga practice

Proprioception & Your Yoga Practice

Proprioception is a key part of your yoga practice and in developing balance and kinesthetic awareness.