Bookmark Website  | Free Registration  | The Team
The Lounge  | Champions  | The Wire |  Schedule |  Audio  |  Arcade  |  The Top Ten  |  Historical  |  Email  |  Video

Exercise - Anxiety & Panic


Yes, all I'm afraid this does play a part in reducing anxiety and depression. As much as you may not like doing it (I've never been a huge fan of it myself) but once you get into it, you certainly feel better for it afterwards.

Exercise is also helps increase your lung capacity, makes your heart stronger, helps your circulation, helps you sleep better, makes your muscles stronger, gives you more energy etc.. etc..

Now there are four main types of exercise, these are;

Endurance Exercise - This will be the main type of exercise you want to focus on. This one helps reduce anxiety and depression. It's not particularly intense. Even a quick 10 minute walk a day will help. Optimum would be a half an hour a walk a day.

Strength Exercise - This type of exercise builds muscles. Do this if you want a body like Arnold Schwarzeneggar from back in the 80's. I won't say from today, as from recent pictures I've seen of him, it looks like he has let his muscle turn to flab ;-)

Balance Exercise - This is commonly used for older people, to help prevent them from falling over. Examples of this type of exercise would be balancing on one foot for a short amount of time.

Flexibility Exercise - This is mostly stretching exercises, and something I highly recommend you do before you tread out for a walk. It can be quite painfully pulling a muscle, and easy to do, especially if you haven't exercised in a while. Learn from my mistakes, I pulled a stomach muscle on a brisk walk I did when I began to do this, and then was out of action for a few days.

Starting your day each day with a quick walk will lift your spirits dramatically, I cannot emphasis enough how much exercising will benefit you. If I'm wrong, I'll eat my own words *smiles*

Joanne King - http://www.anxiety-panic-free.com

About the Author - Joanne King is a former sufferer of Anxiety & Panic Attacks. She is the author of "How to Overcome Anxiety & Panic Attacks". She has helped other sufferers Worldwide to eliminate their Anxiety & Panic attacks. http://www.anxiety-panic-free.com


MORE RESOURCES:

New York Times (blog)

Ask Well: The Best Time to Exercise to Lose Weight
New York Times (blog)
You might try setting your wake-up alarm earlier and exercising before breakfast. There is some evidence that working out on a completely empty stomach — or, as scientists call this woozy, wee-hours condition, “in a fasted state” — prompts the body ...

and more »


Marine Corps Times

Marines to kick off month-long exercise with Japan
Marine Corps Times
Sgt. Tayler Jerome gives instruction to Japanese soldiers during a past iteration of Exercise Iron Fist at Camp Pendleton, Calif. Marines and Japanese troops will kick off the annual exercise on Monday. (Photo: Cpl. Brandon Rodriguez/Marine Corps).
2 Marines killed in helicopter crash during training exercise in CaliforniaFox News
Two Marines killed in helicopter training exerciseUPI.com
2 Marines Killed In Helicopter Crash During Training Exercise At Twentynine ...CBS Local
San Diego 6 -WILX-TV
all 341 news articles »


Overrated Exercises, And The Moves You Should Do Instead
Huffington Post
No doubt, any exercise is better than no exercise at all. Click Here to see the Complete List of Overrated Exercises, And The Moves You Should Do Instead. So, while it's silly to say that an exercise is "useless," it's not unfair to say that some ...



PsychCentral.com (blog)

Improving Your Child's ADHD with Exercise
PsychCentral.com (blog)
During exercise, the brain releases several chemicals — dopamine, serotonin, and norepinephrine — which are all critical for attention focusing in children with ADHD. While you may exercise to keep fit, the acute benefits from blowing off some extra ...



CBS News

Just how little exercise does it take to get healthier?
CBS News
People who are sedentary should focus on small increases in their activity level and not dwell on public health recommendations on exercise, according to new research. Current targets call for 150 minutes of weekly exercise -- or 30 minutes of physical ...
This Is How Much Exercise Experts Really Think You NeedTIME
Some exercise beats none; more is betterHarvard Health Publications (blog)
Don't worry - 20 minutes exercise a week is enough, say expertsTelegraph.co.uk
Futurity: Research News -Live Science
all 120 news articles »


WLS-TV

Doctors: Any amount of exercise is helpful
WLS-TV
Doctors now say any amount of exercise is helpful, even if it's not the recommended 30 minutes a day. WLS. Sunday, January 25, 2015 12:37PM. Doctors now say any amount of exercise is helpful, even if it's not the recommended 30 minutes per day.

and more »


Medical News Today

Exercise improves brain function in young adults
Medical News Today
Regular exercise improves brain activity in young adults, says a new study. The conclusion runs counter to the popular belief that because they are in their prime and the peak of their cognitive ability, young adult brains do not benefit from exercise ...
Public Release: 20-Jan-2015 Regular exercise may boost brain health in adultsEurekAlert (press release)
Study indicates exercise sharpens the young adult brainMedical Xpress
Exercise boosts brain health in adultsChandigarh Tribune
HealthCentral.com
all 40 news articles »


Live Science

Too Much Sitting Is Killing You (Even If You Exercise)
Live Science
People who sit too much every day are at an increased risk of diabetes, heart disease, cancer and shorter life spans, even if they exercise, a new study finds. "More than one-half of an average person's day is spent being sedentary — sitting, watching ...
Sitting increases disease risk... and exercise may not reduce itMedical News Today
Sitting will kill you, even if you exerciseCNN International
Regular exercise not enough to undo sitting's effects: studyNew York Daily News
TIME
all 335 news articles »


WLS-TV

Doctors: Any amount exercise is helpful
WLS-TV
Doctors now say any amount of exercise is helpful, even if it's not the recommended 30 minutes a day. WLS. Saturday, January 24, 2015 07:59PM. Doctors now say any amount of exercise is helpful, even if it's not the recommended 30 minutes a day.



Exercise is key to building up lungs for Cystic Fibrosis patients
MiamiHerald.com
“In recent years, there is an increased recognition that exercise — pretty much any form of exercise, but especially cardiovascular exercise — is helping to clear the lungs,” said Dr. Matthias Salathe, the director of the Cystic Fibrosis Center and ...

and more »

Google News


Advertisement



Section Site Map - Submit News - Feedback - Comments - Advertise with Us

Copyright 2006 Luminati Inc. All rights reserved.