Its funny how when we have a health problem, even a minor one as a headache, it impairs us from almost any activity and yet when fully functional we totally ignore and take our health for granted.
There are small steps that can be taken everyday in order to avoid a fatal disease or an emergency in your health. In other words life fitness starts in your own home and with yourself.
Here are a Few Guidelines to Consider:
Exercise – it is not necessary to spend hours in the gym to be fit, a mere 30 minutes a day will works wonders provided you exercise everyday. If you are not a fan of going to gym and using heavy machinery such as treadmills, try walking or jogging in the park or around your home.
Yoga, Pilates and aerobics are other exercises that tone the body and help with weight loss as well. Practicing an exercise helps not only with weight loss but also with stress relief and overall well being. Looking good always makes one feel good as well.
Balanced diet – eating is something we cannot avoid or do without and yet is something totally in our control. How much and when we eat depends entirely up to each and everyone of us; common sense usually helps without intensive diet plans; for example, eating a whole tub of ice cream just before going to bed cannot be good no matter how you look at it.
Moderation and a little understanding about your body and how food nourishes your body is probably all you need to stay slim and achieve life fitness. There is absolutely no need to restrain yourself from eating anything at all as long as you do it with moderation.
Vitamins – one can find vitamins in all natural products such as fruits and vegetables eaten as uncooked as possible however, there are minerals and vitamins that we cannot provide our body with everyday as we should and after a certain age a vitamin supplement is required. Find out what is right for you from your doctor and help your body achieve life fitness.
Regular check ups – Even if you feel great and did not have as much as a cold this year, do not skip your regular check ups with the doctor. Some diseases don’t show many symptoms until it is in late stages and then may be difficult or impossible to treat.
Life fitness can be achieved by being aware of your body and environment; taking charge of your life and well being not ignoring it until you are faced with an emergency.
Health is all the wealth you really have; every day’s simple precautions will ensure you life fitness.