First Published Feb 21, 2023, 4:19 PM IST
There are many people who do not have time to exercise because of work. But you can do exercise without any hindrance to your work.. without putting too much pressure on your body. You can also do mini workouts. These are small exercise sessions that you can do at any time of the day. Mini workouts for just a few minutes can be very healthy.
How long should you exercise every day?
According to the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, adults should participate in at least 150 minutes of moderate-intensity aerobic or 75 minutes of vigorous-intensity aerobic activity each week. However this may not be possible for everyone. But experts say that short sessions of exercise can keep us healthy. These are 5 to 10 minute sessions. These can be done anytime. Doing these whenever there is time in the day will be good for health. What are the health benefits of this?
Being active throughout the day will help you lose weight easily. This mini workout keeps the metabolism healthy. It helps you burn more calories.
Increases muscle strength
Mini workouts are great for achieving fitness goals like losing weight, burning fat, and increasing metabolism. Moreover, these mini exercises also help to increase the muscles and strength.
Regardless of how much time you devote to exercise, it will increase your physical strength and mental health. The more active you are physically and mentally, the more active you will be throughout the day.
Mini-exercises can also help reduce stress. Because they help release endorphins, happy hormones, in your brain.
Mini exercises build strength. Tones the muscles. Also helps in weight loss. All these will boost your confidence. It improves your overall health.
How to do a mini workout?
Do 10 minutes of short exercise in the morning. Then exercise for 10 minutes in the afternoon.. exercise for another 10 minutes in the evening. Exercises such as pushups, yoga and fast walking can be done during these times.
Last Updated Feb 21, 2023, 4:19 PM IST