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Exercises To Increase Jumping Ability Resources

Below are top resources on SparkPeople for Exercises To Increase Jumping Ability.

VIDEO: 10-Minute Jump Rope Cardio Workout

(Scroll down to push 'play' on the video player.) For more information about this video, please scroll down to read the text below the video player. [sp_dart_video] About this Workout Jumping rope isn't just for kids! It&...  Read more

Jumping Rope for Fitness

I believe that most people would say jumping rope is for play, not for exercise. After all, you jumped rope as a kid on the playground and you probably forgot about it entirely after fourth grade. And it certainly isn’t touted as a benefit of j...  Read more

Kids Need Exercise Too!

As an adult, you need to exercise and maintain a good level of fitness for your health—to manage your weight, prevent diseases, reduce stress, and be able to accomplish normal activities of daily living, from carrying groceries to cleaning the...  Read more

Fast Food: Convenient and Healthy

When you are on the go, you need to get things done and get them done now. Unfortunately, for some people, this means everything is done “on the go.” However, just because you live your life in the fast lane doesn’t mean that yo...  Read more

Keep Exercise Fun and Adventurous

Remember playing baseball or soccer as a youngster? Getting together with your friends after school or on a Saturday afternoon and playing for hours at a time? Now what was the point of playing? To get in a good  workout, or just to have fun...  Read more

Core exercises not using shoulders?
Updated 4/19/2014 7:09:05 PM

I need a left shoulder replacement due to bone damage by arthritis. I have been doing water aerobics for over 5 years but I'd like to target my abdominals and core. Many of the land exercises involve the shoulders. Wall pushups are the worst...  Read more

Do Caloric Needs Increase After Major Surgery?
Updated 4/12/2014 4:15:18 PM

A question for the resident RD Becky or those that have any insight. I had open hernia surgery last week to fix three hernias of varying sizes. I have read (online) that caloric need increase after surgery. My question is by how much? ...  Read more

Tellme your exercise that is past the comfort zone
Updated 4/12/2014 4:54:50 PM

I have done plenty of exercises that goes past a normal comfort zone, so I'm opening up this motivation thread for anyone that wants to post an upcoming exercise that is now past their normal comfort zone and then probably will post some thoughts and...  Read more

Knee sensitive exercises
Updated 4/12/2014 3:28:05 PM

So about 3 years ago I found out I have a tumor on my right knee, sort of to the inner side of my knee cap. It isn't cancerous and shortly after I found out about it, I lost my insurance and I was also just plain scared to have surgery cause I tend...  Read more

Exercise After Umbilical Hernia Surgery
Updated 4/13/2014 1:49:00 PM

I had umbilical hernia surgery last Thursday. I had it done at the Shouldice Hospital in Toronto, Canada. www.shouldice.com/the_shouldice_repair.htm I went there because they fix hernias without using mesh which I didn't want used in my body. ...  Read more

Carbs

Reserchers say that if you avoid carbs just 2 days per week you cn increase your ability to burn fat....  Read more

Make "Laughter" a daily goal

Laughter immediately reduces stress and blood pressure, reduces the body's ability to feel pain, increases self esteem and brain function...and makes obstacles easier!...  Read more

~~100 PLUS CLUB~~

Have 100 plus lbs. to lose? This is the group to do it with! Great bunch of people who motivate, challenge, help, and support each other. Jump in and join a challenge or just hang out!...  Read more

Muscle Your Way to Stronger Bones

One of the most concerning physical changes that occurs in postmenopausal women is an accelerated loss in bone mineral density within the first several years after menopause.   The rate of postmenopausal bone loss can vary for each woman, a...  Read more

3 Ways to Boost Your Will Power

Will power. Itís one of those ideas we all talk about pretty oftenóand not usually when things are going well. You donít hear too many people talking about how they really gave their will power a good workout today, or how itís responding so well to...  Read more