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Benefits of massage during winter

Massage has many wonderful benefits to all who partake , and in the winter months, this is no exception. Immune Boosting Massage therapy increases lymph flow which is packed with white blood cells or “killer cells”. These “killer cells” fight off infections and bacteria, boosting your immune system during this time of year where many [...]

By | 2017-05-25T12:13:25+00:00 May 1st, 2014|Massage, Mental Attitudes, Treating Sickness|0 Comments

Finding it hard to get motivated for your Yoga practice? Try our top tips!

1.    Get Educated Have you ever been in a class and wondered what the benefits are of placing our body in these strange positions?  There are so many great yoga resources out there, you only need to get out your iphone, use our dear friend the ‘internet’, lie in the sunshine (with sunscreen on of [...]

By | 2017-05-25T12:13:39+00:00 November 18th, 2011|Mental Attitudes, Yoga & Meditation, Yogic News|0 Comments

Preparing for Birth with Guided Breathing and Deep Relaxation

By Nina Isabella In her wonderful book Gentle Birth Choices, Barbara Harper talks about the profound benefits of regularly practicing deep guided relaxation during pregnancy.  Harper states that during labour, women experience an altered state of consciousness. Knowing this gives us the superb opportunity to work with the body's innate desire to rest during labour.  [...]