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Synonyms for exercise

Synonyms for exercise

energetic physical action

repetition of an action so as to develop or maintain one's skill

to bring to bear steadily or forcefully

to subject to or engage in forms of exertion in order to train, strengthen, or condition

to carry out the functions, requirements, or terms of

Synonyms for exercise

a task performed or problem solved in order to develop skill or understanding


Related Words

put to use

carry out or practice

give a workout to

learn by repetition

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Hence it can be interpreted that breathing exercise has a significant effect on the heart rate of patients with COPD.
Routine practice of certain device guided slow breathing exercises have also been shown to decrease the blood pressure in hypertensive patients.
Using breathing exercises to relax can relieve hot flashes--sometimes the frequency, sometimes the intensity, sometimes both, says Freedman (see "Breathe After Me").
Pal GK et al [11] in their study reported that slow breathing exercise for three months increased parasympathetic tone and decreased sympathetic tone.
Pranayamic breathing exercises have been reported to affect the ANS in different ways depending on the breathing technique, duration of practice and the period of recording of the autonomic parameters.
If you are a runner and love jogging, your breathing exercises will be slightly different.
The following simple abdominal breathing exercise is extremely effective in calming the mind, releasing tension and energising the body.
Normally the tidal volume is around 500ml, but in the deep breathing exercise it increases & rate is 12-18 cycles per minute but in the deep breathing it decreases.
Those who cannot digest these qualities of Modi should do kapl bhati (a yogic breathing exercise made famous by the Baba) and improve their digestion," he said, in a clear reference to Modi's critics in BJP.
Digestive breathing is a simple but effective breathing exercise that can help improve your digestion.
Photo: Instructor Kevin O'Kane leads students in a breathing exercise at Angel City Yoga in Studio City.
The series begins with a breathing exercise, Pranayama Breathing, followed by preparatory postures: Half Moon Pose (combined with Hands to Feet Pose), Awkward Pose, and then Eagle.
She showed the youngsters a breathing exercise and explained the need to inhale medication before their symptoms peak.
You can really do yourself a favour by doing some breathing exercises for a few weeks pre- and postoperatively.
Breathing exercises that purify blood and the respiratory system were the other attraction.