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Tip of the Day - Exercise - Is it worth the trouble?

Friday, October 02, 2009

Tip of the Day - Exercise – Is it worth the trouble?

For many of us, the hardest part of exercising is just getting started. Whether it’s persuading yourself to take a walk after work, dragging your weary self to the gym, or motivating yourself to follow a workout DVD before hitting the couch, it’s just plain hard! But you also probably know by now, once you actually get going, it’s really not so bad.

Eating a healthy diet is a huge part losing weight, but exercise is also a major part of the equation. For starters you burn more calories when you exercise. It boots your mood (what’s better than that after a stressful day at the office?). Exercise also helps you sleep (more sleep equals less stress). There you have it – three great reasons to make fitness a priority.

So get moving! With every step you take, your weight-loss goal gets closer, and your health risks slip further away.
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  • no profile photo L-OSTER8
    You are absolutely right . . . I feel so good after I exercise . . . and yet I have been lazy lately about doing just that. I need to push myself more.
    3306 days ago
  • BRENDAGAIL9
    I don't exercise. I walk the halls and stairs in our complex for exercise.

    3306 days ago
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