Healthy Lifestyle Challenge # 5 – Straighten Up!

So, how are you feeling today? Did you make it to bed a half hour earlier last night? Are you still drinking half of your body weight in ounces of water each day?

Do your best to attempt each of the 30+ challenges that will be offered this month and remember,

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On to TODAY’S CHALLENGE:

Improve your Posture!

Why? And How?

Posture, which is how we hold our bodies while sitting, standing or lying down is an important part of everyday life. Having good posture helps minimize the strain on our muscles and joints and helps prevent injury. Over time, poor posture can cause structural changes that affect both our appearance and our bodies ability to function properly. Check out this awesome infographic from Greatist!

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For some great exercises and stretches to help improve your posture, click here.

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Keep me posted on how you are doing with these daily challenges! Let me know if you are loving or hating them, which ones you found easy or hard to incorporate, and how likely you are to make these challenges and changes a regular part of your healthy lifestyle! I’d love to hear from you!

And remember, it’s never to late to improve your health!

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2 responses to “Healthy Lifestyle Challenge # 5 – Straighten Up!

  1. These challenges are awesome. When I am back home I m definitely joining in on the fun.

  2. Definitely needed this reminder as I’m slouched over reading 🙂 Thanks!

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