Make your fitness dreams come true once and for all, starting with the classic pull up!
Pull ups are one way to showcase ultimate strength and conditioning, and they're no easy feat for the beginner. But both men and women can achieve pull-u... Read more
Most people believe that all exercises are good, safe and effective. After all it's exercise—and that has to count for something, doesn't it?
The truth is that some common exercises aren't safe at all (especially for people who... Read more
In this exercise, movement will come from the shoulders and elbows.
Start by sitting on the seat and adjusting the leg-restraint pad to the appropriate height. Your feet should be flat on the floor and the pad should help keep your l... Read more
Before Gail Devers won the 100-meter dash at the 1992 Olympics, she spent countless hours on the track. But you know where else she spent her time? In the gym, doing strength training. Not to gain weight, but to keep her muscles strong.
The comm... Read more
Every girl wants to look her very best on her prom night! Once you've found that perfect dress, you're probably working extra hard at sticking to a healthy diet and exercise plan. We've designed three prom dress workouts to help you focus... Read more
Corn flakes are a good alternative that are similar to frosted flakes...especially if you add in fresh or frozen/defrosted fruit on top to sweeten them. I myself like bran flakes with the same, but that may be too much of a jump at first. :-)... Read more
I recently lost 10 lbs using Spark People, but lately I've been ignoring my diet and eating what I want. I'm maintaining my weight, but I know it'll get higher soon if I keep this up. Any ideas to help me get back into the weight loss game? Thanks!... Read more
Try homeade bean paste on white corn tortillas! They're healthy and nutritious. You can add your own veggies (like peppers) and spices (like cayanne)! Just fill up a pan (half way or so, depending on serving of beans) and add the beans. cook for 4 ho... Read more
Join if you care about the environment and take proactive steps to reduce your impact on the planet: recycling, organics, composting, hybrid & alternative fuel vehicles, reusable products and more!... Read more
Your back muscles may be one of the most neglected areas when it comes to strength training. And it isn't too surprising since we do not have a daily view of these muscles like we do our abs, chest, even our leg muscles. By focusing just a few... Read more
Warning! This list may be controversial, so feel free to disagree. I imagine that, for many people, several of the exercises on my personal DON'T DO list may be on your favorites list–and one, in particular, is probably on almost every gym rat’s fav... Read more
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