Archives for February 2015

Ida Rolf History

Here’s a great video from Tom Meyers on the early days of Ida Rolf.

Sitting is harmful to your health!

This is not good news for many of us!

Too much sitting can be deadly, even if you exercise

“Regular exercise doesn’t erase the higher risk of serious illness or premature death that comes from sitting too much each day, a new review reveals.

Combing through 47 prior studies, Canadian researchers found that prolonged daily sitting was linked to significantly higher odds of heart disease, diabetes, cancer and dying.

And even if study participants exercised regularly, the accumulated evidence still showed worse health outcomes for those who sat for long periods, the researchers said. However, those who did little or no exercise faced even higher health risks.”

Read more here…..

And here’s a great little App to help you accomplish your goal of not sitting for prolonged periods:

Office Stretches