Have you ever thought just walking for some time could offer numerous health benefits to you?Yes, it is indeed a great way to stay fit and healthy.
People of all ages must walk at least 30 minutes daily as it may restrict the risk of certain diseases like heart diseases, arthritis, diabetes etc.
Walking is simple, and anyone can fit it into their day-to-day life.Walking aids in burning calories, which in turn helps you maintain your health or reduce some extra fat. How cool is that!You do not have to buy any expensive tools to reduce those extra calories.Just walk and sweat it out!
The number of calories one burns depends upon factors such as the weight of the person, walking speed and the distance covered.
Other gains of walking include
• Boosts immunity
• Gives energy
• Improves mood
• Strengthen muscles
• Increases blood circulation
• Tones legs
• Reduces belly fat
• Speeds up digestion
Around 150 to 200 calories are burnt by a 30-minute walk.Some prefer walking early in the morning while some like an evening walk.It does not matter the time or the place, as long as you walk well, it is going to do wonders on your body as well as your mind.
You can also accompany your pets while walking or put on ear phones and listen to some cool music there by making the walk a little more enjoyable.
Henry David Thoreau says “An early morning walk is a blessing for the whole day”.