No, this is not an article on that ever-popular question about whether sex counts as aerobic exercise. (It doesn't. Get over it.)
This article is about gender differences in exercise and weight loss. This is your chance to get the facts you... Read more
My friend Christine had been trying to lose those last 10 pounds for months, but to no avail. Despite my regular invitations for her to come to the gym with me, she always declined. One Saturday afternoon, she finally agreed to try it out, but on one... Read more
Starting a regular walking program offers numerous health and fitness benefits!
Good for your heart: Walking regularly can help reduce high blood pressure and high cholesterol, both of which contribute to heart disease.
According... Read more
Researchers from the University of Tennessee asked overweight women to clip on pedometers to track their steps. They divided these women into two groups. One group was told to aim for 10,000 steps a day (the common recommendation considered to be &qu... Read more
Would your friends lie to you? They just might be...
This time of year is all about starting fresh—new goals, solid plans, better habits. You probably have a new exercise routine to help you reach your weight loss and fitness goals.... Read more
Hit my third mini-goal 2 weeks ahead of plan and cleaned out the clothes in my closet that are too big now... It it seriously therapeutic to see that pile of clothes ready to go to charity!... Read more
I am still not able to post my status to FaceBook in spite of trying many things. I did get a pop-up connecting me to FaceBook.
Now I have noticed on the my SparkPoints page that in spite of my being able to post my fitness activity to FaceBook,... Read more
anyone remember Twiggy, the London model of the 1960s? She is 65 years old now. Here's an interesting article.
http://www.mirror.co.uk/3am/style/3am-fa shion-celebrity-beauty/twiggy-the-styl e-rules-changed-5243351... Read more
I make a weekly fitness-meal plan. I am training for a half-marathon and get super hungry the day after a long run. Combining the meal planning with the fitness planning means I eat the right stuff for my level of activity. It also helps with the gro... Read more
I'm a subscriber to Shape fitness magazine, so I cut out the pictures of women who I'd like to achieve there fitness levels. I put them on my mirrors, cupboard doors and all over the fridge to remind myself of where I want to be.... Read more
I've found that as I get older, making sure I take good care of my body and get enough rest is very important. I used to be able to do a hard workout and get up the next day and do it all over again. I never used to stretch after workouts (shame on... Read more
A round-up of the most interesting and thought-provoking stories of the week. CDC sets food allergy guidelines for schools For the first time, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention are providing schools with guidelines on how to deal with... Read more
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