Walking comes naturally to humans. It’s one of the earliest skills we develop, long before we learn how to talk (or invent excuses to avoid walking). And given good, basic health, it’s something you can do throughout your life without wor... Read more
Body weight alone is not a clear indicator of health or fitness because it does not distinguish how many pounds are fat and how many are muscle. But body composition helps describe the amount (and distribution) of fat and lean muscle tissue in the bo... Read more
With the hectic pace of our society today, most people don't have hours to spend in the gym. That's why it's so important to make the most of the workout time you have available. Are you cheating yourself out of the best cardio workout po... Read more
While a walking program can be exciting and challenging at first, you don’t want to fall into a rut by doing the same thing month after month. Here are some ways to add variety to your workouts, whether outdoors or inside on the treadmill.
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Anytime is a good time to give your kitchen a healthy inspection. Nasty foods and hidden pitfalls are just waiting to tempt you into reverting to bad habits. They may even be disguising themselves in a "healthy" cloak. To have healthy habit... Read more
imagine losing all the weight that you need in order to reach your ideal weight, and getting to the point where you no longer have to lose weight anymore; all you have to do is maintain your weight. how amazing and/or scary would that be.... Read more
I'm trying to lose weight though I'm trying to do it without the knowledge of my family because some of them are bigger than I am though they dont diet and I know their reaction would be "you shouldn't diet, you dont need to". Anyone else?... Read more
I really need a buddy. I have a LOT to lose - about 175 pounds - and I am struggling hard. Lost 50 last year and regained it all after injury. Definite food addict. 45 w/ 3 teens. Detroit area, MI. Need help & motivation! Thanks :)... Read more
A quick "realignment" to improve your posture:1. Stand up straight (or while walking). 2. lift your arms straight out to the sides from your body (so your body and arms make a T-shape). 3. turn your palms upwards, which naturally turns your whole arm... Read more
Dancing is one of the most enjoyable exercises you can do to be healthy and ecstatically happy while getting fit and losing weight! Dance is fun and exciting, and you’re always learning something new and interesting. All you need is your two fe... Read more
Firm your arms, abs, and butt at the office! This sneaky workout is so quick (just 10 minutes!) your boss will never know you're exercising at your desk. Blade Kiss and CirclesWhat you'll need: A desk, a chair, and a penTargets... Read more
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