Aerobic Exercise Classes Floral Park NY

You always know that doing exercise is good for your health, but you just don't know how. In fact, physical exercise has been clearly shown to help control blood pressure, as well as to fight obesity, anxiety, and diseases such as cancer.

The Athletic And Swim Club
(646) 626-4657
787 7th Ave
New York, NY
Promotion
Offer - Complimentary 3-Day guest pass when you mention Felix.

Limit - one pass per individual.

Hours
Monday 5:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday 5:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday 5:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday 5:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday 5:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Saturday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Sunday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Services
Aerobics, Aquatic Exercise, Fitness Center, Free Weights, Indoor Cycling, Martial Arts, Massage, Pilates, Pool, Sauna, Whirlpool, Yoga

Exercise Fitness Programming Center Inc
(516) 326-2525
162 Jericho Tpke
Floral Park, NY
 
Floral Park Physical Fitness Inc
(516) 326-2525
162 Jericho Tpke
Floral Park, NY
 
Curves
(718) 347-3734
25927 Union Tpke
Glen Oaks, NY

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Progressive Martial Arts
(718) 461-0700
185-02 Horace Harding Expy
Floral Park, NY
 
Curves
(800) 615-7352
194 Jericho Tpke
Floral Park, NY

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Phoenix Martial Arts Studio
(516) 437-7132
344 Jericho Tpke
Floral Park, NY
 
Phoenix Martial Arts
(516) 437-7133
344 Jericho Tpke
Floral Park, NY
 
New York Sports Clubs
(718) 747-4653
153-37 Cross Island Pkwy
Floral Park, NY
 
La Weight Loss Centers
(718) 575-3990
70-17 Austin
Floral Park, NY
 
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About High Blood Pressure and Exercise

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By Steele Belok, m.d.

Q: I know exercise is good for my health, but I’m worried about spiking my high blood pressure even higher. Any recommendations?

A: Physical exercise has been clearly shown to help control blood pressure, as well as to fight obesity, anxiety, and diseases such as cancer. Vedic practitioners believe that 20 to 40 minutes of mild aerobic exercise each day is a good goal. Brisk walking has been shown to reduce the risk of heart attacks and angina about as much as the cholesterol-lowering prescription drugs called statins, and people of almost any age and ability can do it.

Another great option is yoga, which is specifically designed to promote balance in mind and body. Studies conducted in India have shown that yoga has beneficial effects on hypertension and cardiovascular disease. All the yoga positions can promote relaxation, but the one known as shivassana, in which you lie perfectly still on the floor with palms facing up, is particularly helpful—I recommend that my patients spend a few minutes in this pose at the end of every yoga session. It’s also a good idea to include five minutes of pranayama (alternate nostril breathing), a technique that slows the breath, settles the mind, and relaxes the body, after yoga and before meditation.

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