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How to exercise while staying at home

bbc.com

Everyone is stressed at the moment and are not sleeping well. Exercise can decrease stress and anxiety. Moving will likely improve your sleep.

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  • If you are under 70 with no underlying conditions, you can walk the dog, go for a run or a bike ride, provided you keep your distance.
  • If you are over 70 and self-isolating, or pregnant, or having an underlying health condition but feel well, you c...

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Chair tricep dips

  • Sit on the edge of a chair holding onto the front with your hands.
  • Place your feet out in front of you (bent legs for easier option or straight legs to make it harder)
  • Lower your elbows to a 90-degree angle before pushing back up.

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Tabletop press-ups

Incline press-ups can be done anywhere around the home - on a table, a bed, a chair or even a wall.

To use a table:

  • Place your hands on the table with your legs stretched out behind you, body nice and straight.
  • Lower your weight down, keep...

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Living room wall sits

  • Find a wall with a big enough space for you to lean on.
  • Sit against the wall like you would in a chair.
  • Keep your legs at 90 degrees, and hold.

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Milk bottle Russian twists

  • Sit on the floor holding a bottle with liquid in.
  • Lean back with a straight back and engage your core.
  • Rotate your torso and try to touch the floor on each side with the milk bottle.
  • Make it harder by lifting your feet off the floor.

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