Kathi's Blog

Yoga Alters Your Gene Expression!

I'll bet that's a surprise, huh? I admit, when I first saw those headlines, I was skeptical. Even though I see firsthand every day how much Yoga helps our physical health, I didn’t understand the "why." Now that it makes so much sense, I wonder why someone hadn’t discovered this information long...

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Big Headlines! Yoga Reduces Back Pain Better Than Drugs!

Well, how about that!  Western science has shown that Yoga helps reduce back pain better than medication!  In fact, the new guidelines from the American College of Physicians, states that people with back pain should avoid pain medicines if possible, and instead opt for alternatives such as tai ch...

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Good News For A Change!

Fewer Teens Smoking and New Cancer Research! I check the health news each week and I have to say that sometimes it's quite depressing. More young people dying from opioid overdoses, another mosquito borne illness detected, cancer spreading and spreading... BUT, this week, there were two good news st...

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Help For Your Pain In The Butt!

Have you been diagnosed with Piriformis Syndrome? Do you have Sciatica and are not sure of the cause? Let me tell you a story about a really thick muscle that can cause a lot of misery if you don’t take good care of it. The Piriformis stretches from the bottom of your hip, across the […]

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Aack! I’m Being Eaten By A Tick?!

Scientists are predicting we'll be inundated with insects this year - oh joy! I found a tick on me last weekend; can I tell you how much I HATE ticks?! It was not a deer tick, just a brown dog tick, but creepy nonetheless. Another one was on the dog when she came in from […]

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Fun Exercise To Relax Your Lower Back

Let's spend a few minutes looking for Dory on the bottom of the sea! Yes, you heard that right. This exercise is called "Sea Weed Legs" and it's a fun way to remove the tension in your lower back. You can even do it with the grandkids for a fun activity to share; they'll love […]

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