Life is constantly moving. The less we move, the less chance for us to be alive. In order to achieve the highest level of health, we must strive for the balance between rest and exercises sessions.
Exercise offers many benefits, we will discuss the most common advantages below.
It helps reduce the risk of heart disease
Exercise can help you reduce heart disease. As the heart pumps blood, it becomes more healthy and then when you add good exercises to your daily routine, then you’re increasing your heart health.
Helps us lose weight
Exercise can help you lose weight and maintain weight. Weight loss can reduce your blood pressure and cholesterol levels, but if you want to lose weight, you need to diet and exercise. People are overweight because the energy intake of their food is greater than the energy consumed by physical activity. To lose weight, you must make your physical activity (energy consumption) higher than food intake.
Exercise can increase the bone density
Bodybuilding, in particular, increases the bone density. This is important for people who play sports or martial arts and people who need strong bones as well as older people trying to stay healthy. For combat sports or just for healthy living, this is an added advantage.
Accelerate your metabolism
Regular exercise will give you faster metabolism than people who just sit at home all day. This will help you burn your calories faster and stay slim. With consistent exercise, you can eat sweet cakes and do not worry too much about your size.
Exercise stimulates the brain and for better blood circulation, reducing depression. Exercise will raise mood and reduce anxiety and depression. It is a cure for depression without the intake of drug or chemical antidepressant. You can get better results in treating your body’s depression with exercise compared to antidepressant and other types of medication. An interesting clinical study has shown that not only exercise can overcome severe depression, but it also helps to prevent recurrence of depression. The risk of depression and anxiety symptoms increases dramatically when people stop practicing.
Exercise improves sleep patterns and reduces the level of anxiety. It can also help combat psychological problems such as mental stress, depression, and anxiety, and generally helps us to be happy in our lives. Social phobia or social anxiety causes people to be completely overwhelmed by everyday life situations. Situations that most people do not take into account may lead to a person suffering from anxiety to deep fear and sometimes panic. Social anxiety disorder can overpower someone’s life if they allow it but with consistent exercise, you can conquer any form of anxiety including social anxiety.
If you are planning to start an exercise program, it is very important that you go a thorough medical examination with your doctor.
Franco defines itself as a person trapped in a sedentary lifestyle, however, he is an avid fitness “addict” and like, many more in his environment spends vast parts of his leisure time on a gym, running, cycling.