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Leg Extension And Curl Machine Resources

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Strength Training with a Disability

Whether you have a disability or a chronic condition that limits your mobility, exercise doesn't have to be out of reach or even painful. In fact, depending on your condition, your health care provider has probably recommended that you increase y...  Read more

4 Fun Butt Exercises

The American Council on Exercise (ACE) recently published research that determined the most effective gluteal exercises. The study compared specific gluteal exercises to a traditional squat to see which exercises targeted the butt muscles most effect...  Read more

How to Use the Leg Curl Machine

Proper form is important for any exercise. When using machines, where weight targets specific muscles in specific ways, it’s even more important. This gym staple is a machine that many people use improperly. Avoid injury by making sure you&rsqu...  Read more

Exercising with a Stability Ball

A fitness trend is sweeping the nation that involves balancing oneself on an oversized ball while performing functional resistance movements. The ball is referred to as a "physio" or "Swiss" ball and has grabbed the attention of n...  Read more

5 Exercises You Should Never Do

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

Tried out my OH rowing machine (he certainly hasn'
Updated 11/28/2015 10:34:40 AM

Tried out my OH rowing machine (he certainly hasn't touched it for ages!) only did 10min and abs were on fire already! Haven't been exercised much. Determined to build up my rowing prowess though! Maybe 3x a week, adding 5min each week. Sound okay?...  Read more

uneven legs
Updated 11/27/2015 9:41:15 AM

i lift weights for 1 year now, and 5 months ago i saw that my left leg is more pronounced than my right leg.i tried everything, doing unilateral exercises but my leg is still smaller than my right in a way that you can obviously see and my vastus lat...  Read more

Been working out, lots of leg work on top of all t
Updated 11/26/2015 4:14:39 PM

Been working out, lots of leg work on top of all the standing/cooking over the past two days. My back, my feet and my knees! Glad to be done with my feet up relaxing!...  Read more

Resistance levels for cardio machines?
Updated 11/24/2015 11:27:38 PM

I have a Nordictrack Elliptical that i try to get on everyday (at least for 20 minutes), but there are no calories burned modifiers for that on them. Is there a plan to modify this without creating a custom exercise? Today i ran for 25 minutes, at a...  Read more

Day 1 of actually going to the gym! legs hurt but
Updated 11/23/2015 5:31:43 PM

Day 1 of actually going to the gym! legs hurt but feel oddly good about it. Weigh in day tomorrow....  Read more

Don't Just Sit

While sitting at my computer reading I do sidebends, twists, dumbbell bicep curls or overhead tricep extensions.I do this while watching tv too but then there is room to add seated leg extensions. You can get in a lot of exercise just sitting on your...  Read more

work out while you work

I do leg extensions, wall push ups, calf raises, standing hip abductions, downward dog, etc while at work....  Read more

Weight Training for a Healthier Life

This team is for anyone with an interest in living healthier through incorporating weight training by using free weights, weight machines, cardio techniques or other equipment such as medicine balls....  Read more

10 Full Body Gym Exercises for the Beginner

Last week's fitness blog featured strength training exercises a beginner could do at home. This week's blog features those exercises that allow you to do a full-body workout routine in the gym. If you feel you do not have time to incorporate al...  Read more

7 Weighted Bar Exercises for Overall Toning

A few years ago I was introduced to a steel weighted bar known to many as the Body Bar. If you are not familiar with this particular piece of workout equipment, it is basically a steel bar in various weights encased in foam. They range between 4-6 f...  Read more