Six Reasons You Should Exercise As Part Of Your Routine

A key focus of my blog is Health/Wellness. While we know that exercise is important, the benefits other than the physical are not talked about often. There are many. The following contributed post is entitled, Six Reasons You Should Exercise As Part Of Your Routine.

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How good is an exercise to you? Are you aware of how good it is to you? Find out how exercise can improve your life, from improving your mood to enhancing your sex life. Looking for more energy, better health, and even an extra year? Exercise is all you need.

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It’s hard to ignore the health benefits of physical activity and regular exercise. Exercising benefits every person, no matter their age, gender, fitness level, or physical ability.

Are you still not convinced? Get healthier and happier with these six steps.

Weight Loss Is Controlled By Exercise

Exercising can prevent excess weight gain or help maintain weight loss. You burn calories when you engage in physical activity. Calories are burned at a higher intensity.

It’s great to go to the gym regularly, but don’t worry if you can’t find time to exercise every day. It’s better to do something than nothing at all. Simply avoid using the elevator and take the stairs instead – or increase your household chores to reap the benefits of exercise. It is important to maintain consistency. If you want to know which machine to use between a rower and treadmill for weight loss have a look at a guide to both workout machines.

A Healthy Lifestyle Includes Exercise

Are you worried about heart disease? Looking for a natural way to prevent hypertension? Whatever your weight, being active will boost high-density lipoprotein (HDL), the “good” cholesterol, as well as lower unhealthy triglycerides. As a result of this two-pronged approach, you will be less at risk of cardiovascular disorders.

Getting Exercise Improves Your Mood

Are you feeling down? After a stressful day, would you like to blow off some steam? Try going to the gym or taking a brisk walk. Physical activity stimulates different brain chemicals that may make you feel happier, relaxes you, and reduces your anxiety. When you exercise regularly, you may also feel better about your appearance and yourself, which can boost your self-esteem and confidence.

Exercise Boosts Energy

Shop for groceries or do household chores and find yourself overwhelmed? A regular exercise program can strengthen your muscles and increase your endurance. As a result of exercising, your tissues receive oxygen and nutrients, and your cardiovascular system becomes more efficient. Having a healthy heart and lungs means having more energy to perform daily tasks.

Exercise Improves Sleep

Having trouble sleeping? Sleeping better and deeper is facilitated by regular physical activity. Exercise at least 30 minutes before bedtime, or you might not be able to sleep well afterwards.

Exercising Can Be Fun And Social!

The benefits of exercise and physical activity are numerous. These activities allow you to unwind, enjoy the outdoors, or simply do something you enjoy. In addition to helping you stay fit, physical activity helps you to bond with family and friends. You can also join a soccer team, take a dance class, or hike on the trails. Find something you enjoy doing physically, and just do it. Are you bored? Consider trying something new or doing something with family or friends.

These are six great reasons why you should be exercising as part of your routine. Do you have any other benefits that you could share in the comments below?

Author: anwaryusef

Anwar Y. Dunbar is a Regulatory Scientist. Being a naturally curious person, he is also a student of all things. He earned his Ph.D. in Pharmacology from the University of Michigan and his Bachelor’s Degree in General Biology from Johnson C. Smith University (JCSU). Prior to starting the Big Words Blog Site, Anwar published and contributed to numerous research articles in competitive scientific journals reporting on his research from graduate school and postdoctoral years. After falling in love with writing, he contributed to the now defunct Examiner.com, and the Edvocate where he regularly wrote about: Education-related stories/topics, Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM), Financial Literacy; as well as conducted interviews with notable individuals such as actor and author Hill Harper. Having many influences, one of his most notable heroes is author, intellectual and speaker, Malcolm Gladwell, author of books including Outliers and David and Goliath. Anwar has his hands in many, many activities. In addition to writing, Anwar actively mentors youth, works to spread awareness of STEM careers, serves on the Board of Directors of the Friends of the David M. Brown Arlington Planetarium, serves as Treasurer for the JCSU Washington, DC Alumni Chapter, and is active in the Dave Ramsey Financial Peace Ministry at the Alfred Street Baptist Church. He also tutors in the subjects of biology, chemistry and physics. Along with his multi-talented older brother Amahl Dunbar (designer of the Big Words logos, inventor and a plethora of other things), Anwar is a “Fanboy” and really enjoys Science-Fiction and Superhero movies including but not restricted to Captain America Civil War, Batman vs. Superman: Dawn of Justice, and Prometheus. He is a proud native of Buffalo, NY.