With Flu season coming around the corner, there are many ways your YMCA Membership can help you build up your immune system.

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3 Ways To Build Up Your Immune System Using Your YMCA Membership Perks


Flu season is just around the corner, and with other health issues at the forefront of our minds today, choosing YMCA activities that can helpbuild up your immune system is a smart choice. Overall improvements in your health and fitness are always a good option when it comes to minimizing the risk of getting sick. The three ways to give your immune system the boost it needs this season represent smart choices that you can make for yourself and your children.


1 – Exercise and Physical Fitness


Your immune system is an integral physical and chemical part of your body. If your body is healthy in general, you have a greater chance of fighting off bacterial, viral, and fungal infections. Large parts of maximizing overall health is to maintain an appropriate weight, exercise regularly, and maintain appropriate strength and ability levels.Countryside YMCA membership offers dozens of different classes, programs, sports leagues, and mobile and virtual opportunities to stay fit and trim.


2 – Healthy Eating Habit Guidance


The old adage "You are what you eat" pertains to everything from body size to the strength of your immune system. With a membership to the YMCA, you have the opportunity to meet with an expertdietitian and nutritionist who can help you choose the healthiest eating plans for you. Expert knowledge aboutimmune-boosting foods gives you the power to manage your own health to a high degree.


There are also specialty classes or people with heart disease, diabetes, cancer, and other serious medical complications that may affect immunity. YMCA membership provides so many educational opportunities so you can live your best life possible.


3 – Manage Stress With YMCA Activities


Stress, anxiety, and other emotional imbalances may actually make you more susceptible to illness and infection. How can you handle these things effectively in the modern world? If you peruse the YMCA membership opportunities, you will find a long list ofstress-reduction options that can help you feel your best all year long.


Get involved with a fun team sport like basketball, soccer, or volleyball to release more endorphins and feel better every day. Take a group fitness class or use one of the multi-featured virtual apps to keep you on track. Learn about healthy habits in a cooking class, enjoy making music with new friends, or reduce stress with an art class or music lesson. Not only will you enjoy yourself, but your immune system will thank you for it.


Are you ready to reap the benefits of improved exercise and fitness, healthy eating plans, and stress reduction? Sign Up for a YMCA Membership at Countryside YMCA!