Insomnia has become such a big problem with the busy lifestyles that we lead these days that it is affecting many aspects of life and creating more stress than we should have to be coping with.
Long term insomnia becomes a 'habit' that is very difficult to break.
Fortunately there is almost nothing quite as effective as yoga to help to get a good night's sleep and to control the thoughts that are often a reason for the insomnia.
It is very difficult to expect to have a good nights sleep if there are many things on your mind and while we might not be able to change other aspects of our life it is possible with the help of yoga to calm and relax the mind and let those everyday thoughts 'drift on by' rather than letting them take over your life and particularly at night time when often matters seem worse.
Sleep is essential if you expect to retain good health. It is possible and preferable to sort out your sleep problems without the use of medication and once you have learned the techniques required to help you to have a relaxed night you can use those calming techniques for life and ensure than you will never need to worry about insomnia again.
The benefits of a good sleep will flow over into all other aspects of your life and leave you with more energy and looking and feeling younger and more positive.
The clearer thinking that you can expect from having rested well will also help you to make better decisions and these can often have a profound effect on the path that you take in life and the achievements that you will receive.
Over a third of the population suffer from some form of insomnia and that in turn has lead to a large portion of the population dealing with their life on a daily basis in a drowsy state. This leads to workplace accidents and road fatalities.
Yoga is the best solution and fortunately with more people embracing yoga this will help to reduce the number of people who suffer from insomnia.