A recent study conducted by the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) investigated the link between physical activity in children and academic performance in school. Initially, researchers predicted that kids who took physical education (PE) dur... Read more
College brings many life changes that most young adults are excited about: moving away from home, becoming more independent, pursuing a passion and making new friends. But one of the things on most freshmen's minds is the dreadful "Fresh... Read more
College life opens new and exciting opportunities for young adults. Leaving the comforts of home for the first time to live with a total stranger in a room the size of a closet; making your own choices about where to go, when to return, what time to... Read more
Sports fans around the world become glued to their TV sets during certain times of year. They cheer on their teams and live vicariously through amazing athletes who are playing their hearts out in games, tournaments and playoffs.
But do you ever... Read more
Every year, thousands of people set New Year’s resolutions to stop doing things: Stop eating fried foods. Stop watching TV. Stop drinking so much soda. But, really, how long do they stick? When your resolutions aren’t enjoyable and only f... Read more
I really love summer, warm days, boating, swimming etc... But , I hate the fact that I am too embarassed to wear shorts or a bathing suit . There I sit on my boat in 30 plus Celsius weather and pretend I don't find yet that hot while I am wiping swe... Read more
Well here we go again. It's summer and we are invited to parties this weekend. I am at my all time highest weight. I can barely look at myself in the mirror, and the latest pictures are so awful I barely recognize myself. One of the parties we are at... Read more
I usually save my exercise for the evening, but just found out that our evening is packed with some family plans. No big deal, but I feel odd not having done "something" before I go to bed, so I decided to finally try one of the seated workouts at w... Read more
On the SP Shopping page for Workout Music there are 2 buttons -iTunes and Amazon. How do you know which one to choose?
I have a Windows operating system and I want to put the music on a SanDisk Sansa Clip mp3 player.... Read more
Does your gym get too crowded for you in the summer? Try a college's gym! Most students clear out during the summer leaving the gyms quite empty. In general: by taking 1 class during the summer you have access all summer included in your tuition. Som... Read more
Starting to think about your summer vacation plans? Let's talk about how you might be able to keep your workouts from falling by the wayside.As a profesional and Olympic soccer player, you'd think that I work out all the time but the fact is,... Read more
As we prepared to chant the opening prayer, Kino advised us to speak up and avoid being shy. The words were in Sanskrit, and we'd repeat each line after her."It's better to not expect perfection than to sit in silence," she said.Tho... Read more
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