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Hamstring Muscle Exercises Resources

Below are top resources on SparkPeople for Hamstring Muscle Exercises.

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A Beginner's Guide to Yoga

Yoga, which comes from the Sanskrit yuj word meaning "union," originated in India more than 5,000 years ago. There are many forms of yoga, but in general, yoga focuses on breathing techniques (pranayama), postures (asanas), flexibility, and...  Read more

Exercises to Improve Your Posture

If the eyes are the windows to the soul, then posture is a lens to our health. Sit and stand with proper posture and you will physically look 10 years younger—and 10 pounds lighter. Psychologically, good posture conveys confidence, poise and le...  Read more

6 Stretches Every Runner Should Do

Stretching is an important component of any fitness routine. Although it can be tempting to finish a run and skip the stretches, you know better. Stretching has many benefits, including increased range of motion and improved muscular coordination. Re...  Read more

13 Yoga Poses for Runners

When I first started running, I felt sore and tight, despite stretching thoroughly afterwards. I started thinking that running wasn't meshing well with my yoga practice. Yoga helped me loosen my muscles, but running only seemed to tighten them. A...  Read more

Ouch! Avoiding the Aches and Pains

Exercise beginners usually try to make up for lost time by going all out their first week. The result? Injury or intense soreness. Pain does not necessarily mean gain. Many injuries occur at joints, where bones meet and provide motion. An enormo...  Read more

Didn't get any exercise today.. Had chest pains an
Updated 4/21/2016 10:39:41 PM

Didn't get any exercise today.. Had chest pains and got put in the hospital. Thankfully it was low potassium and muscle spasms. Hopefully I will get going again Monday.. Gotta rest a few days😞...  Read more

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Also if you are doing exactly the same exercise at the same intensity and eating the same menu---try switching it up. If you always do the treadmill, then do weight or the elliptical or go swimming. Your body can get use to 1 exercise....  Read more

Looking for great legs and arm exercises to lose t
Updated 4/21/2016 9:44:22 PM

Looking for great legs and arm exercises to lose the fat. I carry most of my weight in my thighs and my upper arms. Any suggestions?...  Read more

Feeling great about my exercising but struggling w
Updated 4/21/2016 9:30:33 PM

Feeling great about my exercising but struggling with tracking my food......  Read more

What exercises are good for persons with bad knees and those who are unable to squat?
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What exercises are good for persons with bad knees and those who are unable to squat?...  Read more

Exercise for stronger knees and hips

Exercise is more than just a good health habit; its also a specific and effective treatment for many knee and hip problems. Strength in the muscles around a damaged knee or hip can help support that joint by taking over some of its responsibilities....  Read more

Better Posture

Whenever you are standing, think about the long chain of muscles in the back of your body supporting your spine - calves, hamstrings, gluteals, back, neck - and imagine them as long and strong. Continue that extension through the crown of your head....  Read more

Moms And Dads At Home Getting Healthy Together

Hello moms and dads! Huddle the children, your furry friends and let's get out for some exercise and away from the temptations of that beast called the fridge! See you soon!...  Read more

12 Hamstring Stretches for Greater Flexibility

Tight hamstrings are a common complaint not only amongst runners, cyclists and rowers, but for those who tend to sit most of the day, whether at a desk at work or school, spend a lot of time on the couch watching TV, sitting at the computer, even for...  Read more

10 Full Body Strength Training Exercises for the Beginner

Fitness experts recommend a triad of exercises we should incorporate into our lifestyle in order to achieve optimum fitness. These exercises include cardio-respiratory activities, flexibility exercises and resistance training. Cardio-respiratory a...  Read more