Pilates and Exercise for Osteoporosis

Article By Marguerite Ogle | Featured on VeryWell

Exercise for osteoporosis is a confusing subject. There are exercises for prevention, exercises for rehab, and safety concerns for exercise if you have osteoporosis. Pilates is a form of exercise that is often mentioned with regard to osteoporosis. But in Pilates, there are definite parameters as far as what exercises are appropriate for osteoporosis.

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10 Best Benefits of Pilates Exercise

By Marguerite Ogle | Article Featured on VeryWell

There are far more than 10 reasons to do Pilates. For example, better sleep and better sex aren’t even on this list, but they could be. But start here and see what you think. Is Pilates right for you? If you already do Pilates, see if your favorite reason is here.

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How Yoga Changes Your Brain

By Zuzu Perkal | Article Featured on Wanderlust.com

The things we think and the things we do have a dynamic impact on our brain, our attitudes, and ultimately our reality. My father always reminded me of the power of positive thinking and the philosophy of creating my own reality. He taught me that it all starts with the things we tell ourselves and the way we handle situations. Yoga has helped embed this mindset into my daily practice and life.

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How massage therapy can improve your overall health

By Malissa Martin For Digital First Media | Article Featured on Macom B Daily

Some people still believe massage therapy is an indulgence purely for relaxation. The health benefits of massage, however, have proven otherwise.

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How Pilates Exercises Can Ease Sciatic Pain

By Marguerite Ogle | Article Featured on VeryWellFit

An expert explains which exercises to do and which to avoid.

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Pilates for Scoliosis - Best Pilates Exercises for Scoliosis

Article Featured on Pilates Fit Cambridge

Having a ‘scoliosis’ means that part of your spine curves sideways.

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The 5 Best Yoga Poses for Injured Runners

Article by Jake Panasevich | Featured on US News

Whether you’re sidelined by IT band syndrome or runner’s knee, yoga can help.

RUNNING IS ONE OF THE most effective, affordable and convenient ways to work out. But it can also take a brutal toll on the body. Runners often show up to yoga suffering from injuries and pain. Some can be so tight that it takes months – and, in extreme cases, even years – to develop a normal range of flexibility.

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AHA News: Is Yoga Heart-Healthy? It's No Stretch to See Benefits, Science Suggests

Article Featured on US News

For years, aerobic exercise has been touted for its numerous health benefits, including improved cardiovascular health, better mood, increased energy, and stronger bones and muscles. But there’s another form of physical activity that’s grabbing headlines — yoga.

Some studies suggest the mind-body practice may be good for heart health, from reducing blood pressure and cholesterol to lowering stress and body mass index.

While yoga often is associated with images of limber practitioners, it is more than just stretching and handstands. Originated in India, yoga includes physical poses (asana), breathwork (pranayama) and meditation. There are […]

Pilates for Chronic Pain

Article Featured on Hope Instilled

What is Pilates?

Pilates is a method of exercise and physical movement designed to stretch, strengthen, and balance the body (7. An Exercise in Balance: The Pilates Phenomenon). It will stabilize and strengthen your core postural muscles supporting the spine. Pilates helps with alignment which helps relieve and prevent back pain. When doing Pilates, you gain greater control over the movement of your body through correct spinal and pelvic alignment, concentration on movement, and through proper breathing. 

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The Many Benefits of Core Strength Training

Article Featured on Canyon Ranch

Many of us equate core strength with a flat belly or six-pack abs. And while those may be motivating goals to you, there are so many more benefits that come from improving core strength than how your midsection looks, including improved posture, better balance, reduced back pain and easier breathing.

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