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A healthy immune system is responsible for fighting off bacteria, viruses, and fungi among other invaders. Stress can have negative impacts on your immune system, so it is important to learn how you can elicit a relaxation response during times of high stress, such as a pandemic. Here’s how.Read More
In times of stress and unknown, don’t underestimate the transformative power of a soak and self-massage. Try this self-care practice to connect back to nature and create inner calm.Read More
Originally published by SF Gate. Crises call for action, and the COVID-19 crisis has triggered global action, much of it motivated by alarm, fear, and the dread of uncertainty. But what about the individual person who feels afraid and uncertain? I’d like to propose an answer based on the silent...Read More
O riginally published by SF Gate. Diseases point the way to the future if we pay attention. This holds especially true of the global outbreak of coronavirus COVID-19. It is clear that some important lessons have emerged already. Some of these are obvious because they are so visible: Uncertainty is...Read More
Even though we are on quarantine, it doesn’t mean we have to stop eating healthy!Read More
You may be feeling the worldwide worry about the developing pandemic of the coronavirus (COVID-19). Here are some grounding, calming and restorative poses to help you maintain your own health and immunity during this stressful time.Read More
All these global changes due to the coronavirus can be overwhelming, but here are five simple steps you can take to keep yourself mentally and physically healthy during this time.Read More
Are you mostly Vata, Pitta, or Kapha? (If you don’t know, we have a quick quiz to help!) Once you know your dosha, Ayurvedic teachings can help you stay balanced with exercise, food, money, and more.Read More
Whether your work time ends at 5:01 p.m. or 11 a.m., powering down mentally and physically is a must. The challenge: Relaxing on demand isn’t necessarily intuitive, particularly in our go-go-go society. Although there’s not a single activity that calms all, these ideas are a place to start so you can discover what works best for you.Read More

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