Author: JesmondPool

The Benefits Of Becoming A Lifeguard

Becoming a certified lifeguard is a fantastic way to gain new skills and get involved in a role that can really make a difference! And for anyone who’s interested in exploring this rewarding line of work, here are 5 benefits of becoming a lifeguard. Improve…

5 Reasons To Try A Hot Stone Massage

A hot stone massage (also known as hot stone therapy) is a type of massage designed to promote relaxation and relieve tension in muscles and tissues. It involves (as you might imagine) a series of flat, hot, stones being placed on particular parts of the…

4 Benefits Of Learning Ballet For Children

Ballet is an amazing discipline for children to learn. It teaches elegance and poise whilst providing an intense physical practise, and offers a demanding pastime that’s both character building and highly rewarding.    It’s always great to expose children to new hobbies and skills at…

The Many Health Benefits Of Walking

Walking is possibly the most under-appreciated and under-utilised form of exercise around. It’s easy, free, convenient, enjoyable, and boasts many health benefits, yet the average Briton walks less than half a mile each day. The NHS recommends 150 minutes of moderate aerobic exercise per week…

How Exercise Can Improve Memory

Can exercise improve memory? According to multiple studies, yes, it can. The myriad positive effects of exercise on general health and wellbeing have been well and widely documented over the years. From higher levels of happiness to lowered risk of disease, it’s no secret that…

5 More Reasons To Swim

We’ve talked previously about 5 impressive health benefits of swimming. But the thing is, it has so many benefits that it seems unfair to only mention 5. So, to quench the thirst of swimming enthusiasts everywhere, we thought we’d provide 5 more reasons to jump in…

How To Stretch Like A Pro

Stretching: a controversial topic. Does it work or not? And if so, which type of stretch is best? Should you do it before or after workouts? And though there’s much disagreement on the specifics, many experts and trainers do seem to agree that certain types…