I believe that most people would say jumping rope is for play, not for exercise. After all, you jumped rope as a kid on the playground and you probably forgot about it entirely after fourth grade. And it certainly isn’t touted as a benefit of j... Read more
Ever notice how you can’t spell "workout" without the word "work?" Most of us view work as something we have to do, not necessarily something that we want to do. It's the opposite of leisure and the killer of fun. We all... Read more
Life is busy for most of us, and finding time for a workout can be challenging. When you do find that time, you want to make sure you're getting the most ''bang for your buck,'' meaning you're being as efficient as possible wi... Read more
Forty-two hours—that is the amount of time the average commuter spent in the car, according to research completed by the Texas A&M Transportation Institute. Whether it's a long commute or a cross-country road trip, there is no need to l... Read more
Have you thought about how great it would be to include your family in your pursuit to exercise more regularly? Family exercise will improve the health of your loved ones, make exercise more fun, and at the same time develop stronger connections betw... Read more
do you guys think coffee is enough to jump-start my metabolism ? I'm not hungry in the morning and I don't feel like I should eat if I don't want food but I know it's important to have something on my stomach. I use real sugar and fat free creamer... Read more
A few years ago 50lbs. I then started having really bad breathing issues and could no longer exercise. I gained 60 lbs in the year that followed from not being able to exercise, quitting smoking and having a very poor diet.
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Jump roping is great exercise and burns tons of calories. My secret is to carry a rope with me at all times and jump when I get a spare moment. They are inexpensive, light, and you would not believe how entertaining it can be at the office when oth... Read more
Even if you're not planning to take a full-fledged vacation this year, travel is a necessity for most of us, whether for work, weddings, or weekend trips to visit family and friends. And since you're pursuing a healthy lifestyle, you know that fitnes... Read more
Most people who belong to a gym have their "go-to" machines and gear that they feel comfortable and confident using. For some it's the treadmill or the elliptical, while others make a beeline for the free weights or machines. But then t... Read more
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