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10 Health Fitness Tips
More than any other time in history, people are all trying to have the best, healthiest body possible. The health and fitness industries are making billions of dollars every year on herbal supplements, fitness equipment, gyms, and special diets. If...

15 MINUTES TO FIRM ARMS - Bye bye Jiggle Arms
Are you hiding your arms because they are flabby and have that jiggle effect when waving to a friend? Good news! No more jiggle arms, or as many call them "grandma arms"! We will be doing some toning exercises to have sexy arms and wave proudly...

16 Tips to Looking + Feeling Great
Do you want to improve the quality of your life? Do you want to look and feel better than you have in years – maybe better than you ever have before? Do you want to protect yourself from disease and injury? And do you want to live a longer, more...

16 Tips to Looking plus Feeling Great
Do you want to improve the quality of your life? Do you want to look and feel better than you have in years – maybe better than you ever have before? Do you want to protect yourself from disease and injury? And do you want to live a longer,...

3 Little Known Tips To Buying Fitness Equipment
Did you know that buying fitness equipment for your home isn't really that difficult? It's true that the world of fitness equipment can seem like a maze at times and that there are literally hundreds of different types of fitness...

4 surefire ways NOT to lose weight at your health club.
Please feel free to publish this article in your Newsletter or on your Website (with Resource Box Included). Everyone has their own individual reason for joining a health club, lose a few pounds, tone up, lower your blood pressure, strengthen a...

5 Big Reasons To Buy Adjustable Dumbbells
Just imagine if you could replace a room full of weight machines with one piece of fitness equipment without it costing you an arm or a leg! Well adjustable dumbbells might just be the solution you've been looking for. Adjustable dumbbells are...

5 Questions You Should Ask Before Purchasing a Treadmill
With the advancement in the treadmill industry, quality machines could now cost you up to $5,000. So purchasing the wrong equipment could prove costly. And with the huge variety of treadmills in the market today, finding one that suits you best...

5-Steps Permanent Weight Loss Program
The last time you went on vacation did you plan where you'd go, where you'd stay, how long the trip would last, what you might do when there? Most of us follow a plan every day, even on days we do the same thing as always, we still have a basic...

5 Sure-Fire Tips To Save You $1000's On Your Home Gym
It always amazes me when people say "Home Gyms are expensive! I just don't have $1000's of dollars lying about" These people obviously haven't looked very hard because nowadays home gym equipment doesn't have to cost 2, 3 or even $4000 dollars. ...

6 Advantages of Free Weights Over Exercise Machines
Meet Sarah. About a year ago, Sarah saw an infomercial about a "multi-unit" workout machine. The announcer called it a "revolutionary" piece of equipment, claiming that people would see results in "just 2-4 weeks". It exercised all major...

6 Advantages of Free Weights vs. Machines
Meet Sarah. About a year ago, Sarah saw an infomercial about a "multi-unit" workout machine. The announcer called it a "revolutionary" piece of equipment, claiming that people would see results in "just 2-4 weeks". It exercised all major body parts...

6 Features Found in all the Best Treadmills
Are you just plain fed up? If you have spent any time researching online for a treadmill, every site you visit tells you that they have the best treadmills, buy from us...we are the best...blah, blah, blah!! It just makes me sick. Everyone...

6 Keys To Getting Maximum Results In Minimum Time With Your Home Exercise Equipment
I used to love going to the gym. The sounds, the smells, the grunts, the groans. Nothing seemed more inspiring. Then life got in the way. I got busy. Very busy. Working with my fitness clients and athletes took up a lot of time, and...

6 Keys To Getting Maximum Results In Minimum Time With Your Home Exercise Equipment (and save money!)
I used to love going to the gym. The sounds, the smells, the grunts, the groans. Nothing seemed more inspiring. Then life got in the way. I got busy. Very busy. Working with my fitness clients and athletes took up a lot of time, and...

7 Reasons to Add Cardio Training To Your Workout
If you're a weight-training enthusiast, no doubt you know the benefits to be gained from building strong muscles. But, is cardio training part of your workout, too? If it's not, you should consider adding it to your routine. Weight training paired...

A Guide To Finding Refurbished Treadmills
A treadmill is a great way to get in shape or stay in shape. While many people go to the gym to use their treadmills, it makes sense to have one at home, too. But if you want a top of the line treadmill, you are going to have to pay top of the...

A Guide to Home Gyms
Although the jogging fad of the 1970s has long subsided, many people exercise to stay in shape. Many people work out in public gyms, but an increasing number exercise at home, and the home fitness gym market is growing exponentially. With so many...

A Natural History Of Trampolines
Walrus skins - It has been said that the first type of trampolining was done by the Eskimos who used to toss each other up into the air on a Walrus skin; something like the sheet used by firemen to catch people jumping out of the windows of houses...

A New Era in Fitness & Weight Loss
Copyright 2005 William Mackie Fitness has evolved tremendously since the early days of round cement dumbbells and jump ropes. Now all the luxuries of home are provided for you in your workout experience, to help make it more convenient,...

A Quick And Easy Guide To Indoor Rowing Machines
Did you know that rowing is one of the best exercises for developing aerobic fitness? Not only does working out with rowing machines or rowing ergometers allow people to develop their cardiovascular system, but they also place considerable demands...

A Sole Treadmill is a Top Quality Exercise Machine
When you purchase a Sole treadmill, you are buying quality, tradition and good reputation. The Sole Fitness Company is the maker of the Sole treadmill and they have been in the business of producing top-quality treadmills and exercise machines...

A Treadmill Reader Rack - What Is It And What Does It Do?
A treadmill reader rack is a generic term for the basket which holds the varying amounts of instruments that the modern day treadmill offers the consumer as part of accessory pack that comes with your treadmill. Bearing in mind the cost of a...

Abdominal Exercise Equipment That Really Works
It’s All About the Abs Abdominal Exercise Equipment That Really Works There have been many studies and reports about how our society as a whole has grown heavier and chubbier. The stomach, in particular, has become a trouble spot for many...

About Diabetes and Exercise
There are two main types of diabetes, type I and type II. Type I diabetes is characterized by the pancreas making too little or no insulin. An individual with diabetes type I will have to inject insulin throughout the day in order to control...

Ace Abs Without Crunches, Cradles, Or Sit-ups!
I know what many of you are thinking reading the title of this article. I also thought the same once. It cannot be done! Attaining a stronger, visible, set of abdominal muscles has always been a common goal in people’s fitness training programmes...

Advantages Of A Gym Exercise Equipment
Now is a good season for the health conscious to check up on the latest in gym exercise equipment. A wide variety of gym exercise equipment is available in the market each designed to tone the specific part of the body. So for...

Advice for Healthy Living in 2006
With the New Year now upon us, it's important to give pause and consider making some positive changes regarding the state of your health. As they say, there's no time like the present. People the world over often make resolutions to do something...

All-Natural HGH Releasers- Does Neugenisis really work?
I have had an interest in exploring and researching the Antiaging, HGH industry and find it essential to issue this report based on my findings and experiences in this overcrowded marketplace. My work is based on the committment to provide an...

An Introduction to Heart Rate Monitors
A heart rate monitor is a contraption which lets users of fitness machines take note of their own pulse rate while training. The heart rate monitor typically comprises two constituents - a receiver and a strap. The strap applies electrodes to...

An Investigation Of Fitness Centers
Today, we have many Americans who are obsessed with health, and yet we are a nation of obese individuals. Obesity in this country has reached epidemic proportions, and we have more available than at any other time in history to help us control our...

Ancient Remedy for Nail Fungus
Myrrh has been widely known as an effective natural antiseptic agent. It is a mixture of volatile oil, gum and resin which originated in Ethiopia, Somalia, and the Arabian Peninsula. It has been used for thousands of years as a remedy for a host...

Annals Of Behavioral Medicine: Daily Weigh Ins Help Dieters Lose
A study published in the December issue of the Annals of Behavioral Medicine, and reported here in the LAT, finds that dieters who weighed themselves regularly shed more pounds over a 24-month period than people who didn't regularly weigh...

Aquatic Fitness The Move To Water Exercise
At the Canyon Ranch Health Resort in Tucson, Ariz., guests find healing in the water. The resort's 11,000- square-foot Aquatic Center features three Watsu pools, a cross-training pool with conditioning equipment, two aquatic therapy pools...

Are Kettlebells Too Expensive?
It's funny how people react to the price of a kettlebell. Their eyes usually get wide and their mouth opens a bit, as if to say "Are you kidding?" Their reaction is usually due to the fact that they just don't realize what a simple kettlebell...

Avoid Holiday Weight Gain
As the holidays approach, a feeling of dread creeps in. Not only is money getting tighter, but your pants are, too. It's the same old story. Colder weather keeps you stuck indoors, while the yummy holiday cooking fattens you up. Not this year....

Avoid These Top 5 Workout Myths
Do you know the health and fitness industry is plagued by an over abundance of workout myths? A myth is a fiction or half truth, especially one that forms part of an ideology. Rob tells Jen about a new fitness program that is suppose to deliver...

Battle of the Bulge--How to Win it Forever
Almost two-thirds of American adults are overweight or obese. That’s a pretty scary statistic. We, as a nation, are fat and getting Fatter!!! But the truth is—this doesn’t have to be true and it doesn’t have to be true for YOU. Even if you have...

Before You Burn
Before You Burn Information About Weight Training Routines For Beginners So you need to lose a few pounds? Perhaps you want to bulk up and strengthen and define your muscle tone? Maybe you just want to add a bit of variety to your...

Before You Burn - Information About Weight Training Routines For Beginners
So you need to lose a few pounds? Perhaps you want to bulk up and strengthen and define your muscle tone? Maybe you just want to add a bit of variety to your exercise program? Weight training routines offer a great way to accomplish these goals....

Beginner's Guide To Fitness
What to do when you are ready to get into shape! So you are finally ready to turn from your couch potato ways, and trade your T.V. remote in for a dumbbell! Congratulations, and welcome to the wonderful world of fitness! I commend you on your...

Being Active at all Sizes
Women can be active at any size by bringing about modifications in their daily lifestyle. Being overweight, obese or even extremely obese in no way should interfere in your determination towards achieving health & fitness goals. To begin with you...

Best Cardio Exercises
The best cardio exercises are something you enjoy so you'll stick to it to get the maximum benefits. You may be surprised at how quickly this form of physical activity becomes a habit you enjoy. Exercise and cardiovascular fitness exercises...

Buy Home Gyms Under 1000 Dollars
Exercise enthusiast? Want to workout from home and on a budget. Then read this article to Discover the secrets of buying home gyms at price you name. Lets review the home gyms which you can buy under 1000$. 1—lifecore fitness LC 518 ...

Buying Fitness Equipment On eBay: Deals or Duds?
With tens of millions of registered members and more than 12,000 items listed, eBay is, without a doubt, the world's largest Internet marketplace. And you can buy just about anything there--from CDs, movies and vitamins to first edition books,...

Can Home Fitness Get Better Results Faster Than A Gym?
Deciding on a home fitness regime is one that will take a bit of planning and dedication. In short…home fitness does get results just as fast but of course depends on effort and knowing what to do. It would be most beneficial to first go to a...

Can Women Still Exercise While Raising A Family?
Exercise & Keeping Fit While Having A Family By Phil Beckett Copyright © Physique Concepts Inc. Do you know how to quickly and easily adapt your eating and exercise habits so you can achieve the results you want and deserve, and still have the time...

Cardio Enthusiasts: Discover a More Effective Training Method for Fat Loss and Heart Health!
It is common to hear fitness professionals and medical doctors prescribe low to moderate intensity aerobic training (cardio) to people who are trying to prevent heart disease or lose weight. Most often, the recommendations constitute something...

Choose The Right Exercise Treadmill To Get The Results You Want
One of the most popular pieces of workout equipment available is the exercise treadmill, and with good reason. These work-horses can be used by people of virtually every fitness level depending upon whether the user walks, jogs, runs or designs a...

Choosing The Best Ab Machines For Your Workouts - Tips On Selecting Abdominal Exercise Equipment
When you are in the market for the best ab machines for your workouts, it can be tough to figure out exactly which abdominal exercise equipment will do the job. Each manufacturer claims theirs is the best, so how are you to know the real truth? ...

Choosing the Right Pilates Class
Every Pilates studio, health club, spa and fitness facility has its own training classes and programs. If you have a limited budget, it is a good idea to join a group class. This is a great, relatively economical place for beginners to start,...

Choosing The Right Treadmill For You
Convenience, ease and the efficiency of Treadmills have made them a revelation in the health industry. We have gone through such a variety of fitness exercises which either break your back trying to get them right, or are too difficult to master,...

Countdown To A New You!
As the New Year quickly approaches, one of the resolutions topping lists again this year will be to lose weight and get fit. So many folks will start out gung-ho, completely devoted to the fitness cause, yet fizzle out before spring approaches. What...

Cracked Up Glossary Of Common Gym Terms
If you’ve ever had occasion to visit a gym, you’ve no doubt heard people talking about "feeling the burn" and "pumping up." But did you ever wonder what people were really saying? Here are some common terms and phrases that will help...

Cross Training
One of the biggest misconceptions about exercise is that there is "one" program that works for someone all the time. People think that they need to get on a particular workout program and just keeping doing that program over and over again. Although...

Cross Training
One of the biggest misconceptions about exercise is that there is "one" program that works for someone all the time. People think that they need to get on a particular workout program and just keeping doing that program over and over again....

Cross Training
One of the biggest misconceptions about exercise is that there is "one" program that works for someone all the time. People think that they need to get on a particular workout program and just keeping doing that program over and over again....

Cycling Your Way To Fitness
Stationary Bikes - Still A Top Choice For Overall Fitness In all the craze over new fangled fitness equipment, the exercise bike often gets overlooked. Stationary bikes have been around for many years, which can lead some people to think they...

Cycling Your Way To Fitness - Stationary Exercise Bikes - Still A Top Choice For Overall Fitness
In all the craze over new fangled fitness equipment, exercise bikes often get overlooked. Stationary exercise bikes have been around for many years, which can lead some people to think they are outdated or not as effective as newer types of...

Dave's Shave Tips
Guys (and maybe ladies too), I have some good news about shaving. You have probably experienced some of the hassles and problems of this chore and are familiar with its inherent potential for being very annoying. You may be frustrated with...

Dave's Shave Tips
Guys (and maybe ladies too), I have some good news about shaving. You have probably experienced some of the hassles and problems of this chore and are familiar with its inherent potential for being very annoying. You may be frustrated with razor...

Determine Your Stage and Plot Your Weight Loss Course
We all know that losing weight and improving your overall fitness are things that don’t happen overnight. But, did you know in order to be truly successful that important steps need to be taken before you even start a diet or exercise program?...

Diet Is A Four Letter Word!!!
Good health is decided largely by personal habits and lifestyles. Choices that influence health negatively can be the use of tobacco products, alcohol, illicit drug use and the stress of a high paced life. The most important factor in...

Discover How To Burn Fat With Reistance Training
You want to lose weight right? What have you been doing so far to get in shape? More than likely you have been doing all the aerobic exercise you can think of. As a Fitness Expert I see it all the time. Every Monday the gym fills up with...

Discover the best weight loss exercise!
The Best Weight Loss Exercise The exercise the experts are keeping a Secret. The easiest exercise in the world actually "Burns the Most Fat"! There is only one weight loss exercise that's the best fat burning exercise for everyone by far,...

Discover The Best Weight Loss Exercise Ever!
The Best Weight Loss Exercise The exercise the experts are keeping a Secret. The easiest exercise in the world actually “Burns the Most Fat”! There is only one weight loss exercise that's the best fat burning exercise for everyone by far,...

Discover the Latest Rave to Hit Fitness Centers
You may have seen them in the gym: half of a large rubber ball that’s flat on one side. They’re often blue in color and look like a gigantic outtie belly button. “What are those things?” you wonder. Well they’re BOSU balls (or balance...

Do Electric Ab Stimulators Really Work?
Electronic muscle stimulators are the latest craze, the hottest fad... but you want to know "do they really work!" Right? To answer that question, let’s start with a little background information on what this equipment was originally designed for. ...

Do Hurricanes Affect Weight Loss? Weathering the storm!
Do you know this year Florida will go through a surge in baby births? Think about it! More time spent inside last year. That's what it boils down to with more babies this year. Fear motivation makes people bond in order to weather the storm....

Do You Know The History Of Trampolines As Exercise Equipment ?
The manufactured trampoline, as we know it today, was created by two men, George Nissen and Larry Griswold. Around 1935, Griswold, then the assistant gymnastics coach at the University of Iowa, and Nissen, a tumbler on the University of Iowa...

Dumbbell Workouts - A Smart Way To Exercise
Dumbbell workouts have been around for many years, especially as part of weight training equipment and programs. Fad workouts and equipment have come and gone, but dumbbell workouts have remained an easy, inexpensive way to get in shape and...

Easy and Effective Home Workouts
Many people think that creating a home workout gym is either too intimidating or too costly. So, often they instead invest their money in a health club membership not realizing that for the same amount of money (or even less) they can...

Easy Steps To Avoiding Gym Rage
Have you heard about this recently? Many of us go through this at our local gym or fitness centre on a regular basis and are become increasingly frustrated. It usually starts as a group of trainees chat away their experiences of the day on a...

Eat More, Weigh Less
To eat more and weigh less sounds impossible doesn't it? But with a few simple facts and gaining a little knowledge you may be able to turn the tables on your weight loss success. You may actually lose unwanted pounds without having that constant...

Eat what you like and still lose weight
An easy weight loss plan by Adrian Bryant of www.weightlossmadeeasy.net Did you say there’s a way I can eat what I like and still lose weight? Is that even possible? Is there really a way I can lose weight without counting calories, carbs, fats,...

Eight Fitness Tips For The Combat Realist
Forget being the toughest guy on the planet. It's pretty easy for martial artists to adopt complacency and begin to rest on their laurels. Not you? Well, if the circumference of your waist is large enough to hide the knot of your black belt, this...

Elliptical Crosstrainer Benefits
Considering an elliptical trainer? Wondering how an elliptical trainer can benefit you? This article will list several unique benefits of working out with an elliptical trainer. If you're trying to decide between an eliptical trainer and...

Elliptical Exercise Equipment: What To Look For When Buying
Buying elliptical exercise equipment? There are so many different brands and types of ellipticals out there - it can get confusing! How do you know which one is best for you and how do you avoid buying a lemon? In order to keep things simple and...

Elliptical Exercise Machines Provide Low Impact, Total Body Workouts While Improving Cardiovascular Health
Ever since their introduction on the fitness scene several years ago, elliptical exercise machines have become increasing more popular and sophisticated. Estimates indicate that over six million people now prefer elliptical machines as their choice...

Elliptical Trainer Vs Stationary Bike
When I joined my first commercial gym back in 1988 I began to explore new approaches to weight training. The wide assortment of weight training equipment was staggering for someone who had worked out in the basement for years with just a barbell...

Elliptical Trainers - Are They The Perfect Workout?
Elliptical trainers are the hottest of the hot in fitness equipment. They are easy to use, and provide a great workout. Using an elliptical machine will give you a great cardio workout, similar to that of running, and will tone your lower body as...

Elliptical Trainers: Calories Burned
If you're trying to choose between an elliptical trainer and another piece of exercise equipment like a treadmill or an exercise bike, one of the most popular questions is 'How many calories can I burn with an elliptical trainer?' You...

Elliptical Trainers - They are not the perfect workout!
Elliptical trainers are the hottest of the hot in fitness equipment. They are easy to use, and provide a great workout. Using an elliptical machine will give you a great cardio workout, similar to that of running, and will tone your lower body as...

Enjoy The Holidays Without Gaining Weight
The holiday season is undoubtedly a time for rejoicing. Unfortunately, the average adult does a little too much celebrating during this time of year, which leads to extra baggage when the New Year rings in. Festivities that include indulging in...

Enjoy Weight Loss This Holiday
Holiday seasons are here again. This is your coveted time to forget about all the sorrows and rejoice with family and friends. Unfortunately, we do a little bit of celebrating during this time of year and add up extra baggage when the New Year...

Epic T60 treadmill a commercial grade treadmill
Epic T60 treadmill is a treadmill brand manufactured by Icon Health and Fitness, Inc. Icon basically brought the Epic brand back to life for a few retail chains, the most recognized being Costco. The Epic T60 treadmill is made exclusively for...

Excuses, Excuses
WARNING!! Always seek the advice of a Medical Doctor before starting, or making changes in your diet or exercise program. In today's fast paced world, sometimes it can be challenging to find the time to get to the gym to workout. I am sure you have...

Exercise and Diet
A good many men and women are paying out good money -- sometimes thousands of pounds -- to purchase home fitness and personal gym equipment.. They’ve abandoned public health clubs and gyms in favor of working out in the privacy of their own homes. ...

Exercise At Any Size
Do you feel that you can barely do any activity at all? That you cannot exercise, play sports, or become more fit? If you are a very large person, you can still be physically active. Very large people face special challenges in trying to be...

Exercise at Christmas Without the Gym
Gyms get pretty deserted around Christmas time. Everyone is so busy with preparations, parties and people visiting that it's hard to fit in getting there, getting changed and going through a routine as regularly as you might the rest of the year....

Exercise Bikes – No Excuses, 30 Minutes A Day On A Bike Will Change Your Life
Exercise bikes are the ideal home exercise equipment. We are all advised to exercise for 30 minutes per day to stay healthy combined with a good balanced food intake. Most people complain of not having the time to go to the gym or prepare to out...

Exercise Bikes - Reviews and Advice
Two types of exercise bikes are available. The design of the upright bike resembles that of a typical road bike but they are stationary. The pedals are positioned below the rider and puts added stress on the joints. The seat on the recumbent...

Exercise Bikes vs. Treadmills
You've decided you want to exercise at home. There are hundreds of pieces of home cardio equipment available. The most popular are treadmills and exercise bikes. In deciding between the two, you should compare long-term sustainability, the...

Exercise Bikes - Why Should You Get One?
Fitness is the key to optimal health and an exercise bike can help you to achieve just that. But, why an exercise bike? Why not go for something else? There are many reasons why you should purchase a bike and use it. If you plan to use it for a...

Exercise Equipments That Suit Your Fitness Goals
Health-buffs that have been using exercise equipments are surely no neophytes on this matter. But newbies on exercise equipment won't have a hard time on knowing which to use. It's just a matter of getting armed with the right info...

Exercise For Any Size
Do you feel that you can barely do any activity at all? That you cannot exercise, play sports, or become more fit? If you are a very large person, you can still be physically active. Very large people face special challenges in trying to be...

Exercise Rowing Machines
Exercise rowing machines are a great way to get aerobic exercise. The more muscles you use when you exercise, the less time it takes to give your body a full workout. Rowing moves your body through a wider range of motion than most...

Exercise Smarter Not Harder - 10 ways to make consistent progress all the time in your exercise plan!
My name is Greg Ryan. I am a fitness expert, professional bodybuilder personal, trainer to movie stars, and former employee of Kathy Smith. For twenty years I have been able to keep my body fat levels lower than most, and consistently exercise five...

Exercise Smarter Not Harder – 10 ways to make consistent progress all the time in your exercise plan!
My name is Greg Ryan. I am a fitness expert, professional bodybuilder personal, trainer to movie stars, and former employee of Kathy Smith. For twenty years I have been able to keep my body fat levels lower than most, and consistently exercise...

Exercising And Your Health
Are you ready to get in shape and get back your health? Lots of people these days are having a hard time staying shape and as a result their health is suffering too. All of this at a time when health care costs have risen dramatically and put...

Experience A New Level Of Interest And Intensity With Winsor Pilates Mat
Winsor Pilates is a very popular fitness program that almost every magazine, talk shows and fitness club feature every aspect of it. It is so popular right now that even most of the people do it at most health clubs and yoga studios, and even to a...

Factors to Consider when choosing a Fitness Club
There are several details that must be taken into account if you are looking to join a health club or fitness center: Convenience/Location is probably the most important consideration. If the health club you choose to join is not convenient to...

Fat Burning Compatible Foods
Fat burning compatible foods seem to be a popular topic around the gym these days. We also hear a lot about negative calorie foods which are considered a part of fat burning compatible foods. So if you are wondering what all the hype is about here...

fat burning success
FAT LOSS SUCCESS EVERYONE who wants to get leaner should read this article. Yes, I know it says "Fat loss for beginners," but sometimes even veterans forget what they once knew or don't practice what they do know. If you're a beginner, this...

Fighting Childhood Obesity Starts At Home
It is a fact that people are generally getting fatter in many western societies. This is reflected in the popularity of diet books and fitness equipment. But while most of us realize it would be good to lose a bit of weight, we are only vaguely...

Finding a Cheap Home Gym
The committed and perseverant bargain hunter will be able to find cheap home gyms. Discounted home gyms, home gyms on sale, and used home gyms all provide viable options for the cost conscious consumer. Websites such as BizRate offer shoppers the...

Finding a Recumbent Exercise Bike
There are so many exercise bikes available that it's easy to be overwhelmed. Spinning bikes, stationary bikes, dual action bikes, and recumbent bikes are probably some of the terms you've heard. It's almost as though you have to be a...

Finding The Perfect Elliptical Trainer For You
You've decided to get into shape, and you believe an elliptical machine is the right equipment for you. But you may be wondering how to find the best machine to fit your needs. There are a lot of options out there, and a wide range of features and...

Finding Time To Exercise
Something most of us want and need to do, exercise. One of our biggest obstacles is finding the time. Whether you are a stay at home mom, or a career person, there are ways to fit in exercising, without having to take up a lot of time out of your...

Firm Up Your Body
Firm Up Your Body by Bob Blick of TudeFitness.com Here are some general exercises to firm your body and keep it that way. Try to do them about 3 times a week. Be certain to exercise aerobically for 20 - 45 minutes, 4 times a week. Toe...

Fitness of the Body
Bodily fitness is being able to deal with and handle the daily stresses of life, good physical and mental health, especially when maintained by proper diet, exercise, and habits. Nutrition refers to the nurturing of our body, in our ability to...

Fitness Of The Body
Bodily fitness is being able to deal with and handle the daily stresses of life, good physical and mental health, especially when maintained by proper diet, exercise, and habits. Nutrition refers to the nurturing of our body, in our ability to keep...

Fitness Strategies and Benefits
Fitness Strategies and Benefits by Renee Kennedy Stretching: Concentrates on improving flexibility. Stretching requires no fitness equipment. Types of stretching include Yoga and Pilates. Whether you decide to stretch before, after or during...

Fitness Terminology
There are many words today associated with fitness. Many of those terms are new for readers, and some of the terms are interchangeable between fitness, wellness, and health. So let's take a minute to explain some of the terms you may see from...

Fitness Tips On How To Avoid Gaining Weight During The Holiday Season
This holiday season don’t be trendy – avoid the Seasonal Seven (the average weight most Americans gain between Thanksgiving and New Year’s). That’s one trend you don’t want to participate in! I know what you are thinking – the...

Fitness Woman. Do you need a reason to get fit?
Feel free to use this article for your web site or e-zine as long you include the author bio and make sure all links are live and working. Please don’t change anything in the article. It will also be awesome if you let me know if you use the...

Flu Prevention and the Gym Member
Health officials' warning this month of a potentially harsh flu season should be a red flag to avid aerobic-bunnies and gym-jocks alike. The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) warn that the flu is transmitted when flu virus in the air is inhaled...

Flu Prevention and the Gym Member
Health officials' warning this month of a potentially harsh flu season should be a red flag to avid aerobic-bunnies and gym-jocks alike. The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) warn that the flu is transmitted when flu virus in the air is inhaled...

For Fun and Fitness, Pool is Everybody’s Game
(ARA) - From passionate professional to recreational wheelchair player and everything in between, pool promotes mental and physical well-being. Mark Twain once wrote in a letter, “I walk not less than 10 miles around the billiard table . . .”...

Free List of Fat Burning Foods
This free list of fat burning foods will help you make the right choices to burn off more fat than you ingest by eating them. The fat burning secret to losing weight is to eat and drink until you are full and satisfied, choosing foods that burn more...

Free Tips on Losing Weight
Here are a few free tips on losing weight that really work. Starting with your behavior, you need to start thinking thin and realizing that weight loss begins in your mind. Keep a positive attitude, set realistic weight loss goals, keep a food...

Free Weights vs. Exercise Machines
Anyone who has ever been in a gym before is familiar with the gleaming banks of shiny exercise machines. Coming in all shapes and sizes, they are usually cause for the newcomer to the gym to pause and ask, “What IS all of that stuff?” Well,...

Free Weights vs. Exercise Machines
Anyone who has ever been in a gym before is familiar with the gleaming banks of shiny exercise machines. Coming in all shapes and sizes, they are usually cause for the newcomer to the gym to pause and ask, "What IS all of that stuff?" Well,...

Free Weights vs. Exercise Machines
Anyone who has ever been in a gym before is familiar with the gleaming banks of shiny exercise machines. Coming in all shapes and sizes, they are usually cause for the newcomer to the gym to pause and ask, “What IS all of that stuff?” Well,...

Free Weights Vs. Exercise Machines
Anyone who has ever been in a gym before is familiar with the gleaming banks of shiny exercise machines. Coming in all shapes and sizes, they are usually cause for the newcomer to the gym to pause and ask, "What IS all of that stuff?" Well,...

From Price To Performance – A Review Of The Top Treadmills
A treadmill can be an excellent exercise machine, providing a convenient and relatively inexpensive way to stay fit. But with over a dozen different manufacturers out there, each with a collection of different styles of equipment, it can be...

From Price to Performance – Top Treadmills Reviewed
From Price to Performance – Top Treadmills Reviewed A treadmill can be an excellent exercise machine, providing a convenient and relatively inexpensive way to stay fit. But with over a dozen different manufacturers out there, each with a...

Get A Great Workout At Home (Even On A Small Budget)
Many people think that creating a home workout gym is either too intimidating or too costly. So, often they instead invest their money in a health club membership not realizing that for the same amount of money (or even less) they can create a very...

Get Fit AND Stay Fit ... It's Really Not That Difficult
For many people the idea of getting fit and in shape means endless hours sweating away in a gym. Believe me, it really doesn’t have to be like that. Read on … … As we all know, a very important factor of your plan towards living a longer and...

Get Fit AND Stay Fit ... It's Really Not That Difficult
For many people the idea of getting fit and in shape means endless hours sweating away in a gym. Believe me, it really doesn’t have to be like that. Read on … … As we all know, a very important factor of your plan towards living a longer and...

Get Fit No Matter What You Weigh
In today's appearance-conscious society, it seems we are bombarded with information on weight, weight problems and weight loss. But it's important to remember that how much you weigh is not necessarily a good indicator of how fit you are....

Get Out and Play: Top 7 Outdoor Exercises
: Do you remember when our parents used to yell at us to go outside and play? They would get so tired of us running around the house munching junk food and fighting with our siblings that they would practically kick us out of the house! Well,...

Get Out And Play: Top 7 Outdoor Exercises
Do you remember when our parents used to yell at us to go outside and play? They would get so tired of us running around the house munching junk food and fighting with our siblings that they would practically kick us out of the house! ...

Get Out and Play: Top 7 Outdoor Exercises
Do you remember when our parents used to yell at us to go outside and play? They would get so tired of us running around the house munching junk food and fighting with our siblings that they would practically kick us out of the house! Well, we...

Getting Fit With A Smooth Treadmill
Treadmills are one of the most popular fitness machines available today, viewed consistently as a straightforward piece of equipment that can provide a good workout for everyone, regardless of their fitness level. And though treadmill workouts are...

Getting Kids Moving - Help for Overweight Teens
I recently read about a residential school program for overweight teens with a hefty price tag in excess of $5,000 per month. Whew, that should sweat off a few pounds just thinking about it. These programs rely on the same course as what is...

Getting Started on a Weight Loss Program
One of the biggest battles being waged daily is the battle of the bulge. If you are one of those facing a weight problem, take comfort in the fact that you aren't alone, and making small changes in your lifestyle will reap you big rewards....

Getting The Most Out Of Your Home Fitness Equipment
Many of us make New Years resolutions to get in shape, lose weight, and exercise more. This usually means either a trip to sign up at a local gym, or buying a piece of home fitness equipment. Buying fitness equipment for your home can often be a...

Great Fast Weight Lifting Routines
Here are some basic routines that I find can really push your muscles and your stamina. I've been lifting weights for a number of years, so I've done a lot of experimenting over that time. These workouts can be especially useful if you are limited...

Great Summer Workouts: Just Add Water
With warm weather season now in full gear, exercisers want to take their workouts outside and breakout of their indoor fitness ruts. But, when temperatures reach record highs and humidity levels soar, traditional outdoor workouts become less...

Guide to home fitness equipments
Are you bugged of waking up early in chilly mornings? Have you been tired of roaming around in the very monotonous park? Are brisk walks and jogging entailing no reduction in your weight? Are you finding it hard to burn the desired amount of...

Hair Removal - All Over Your Body
Today, a male body builder is not the only person into removing hair from all over their body. Aside from the fact that there are more and more female body builders, there are scores of everyday males and females who remove hair from...

Have a Ball With Stability Ball Exercise
Whether you call them a stability ball, swiss ball, or exercise ball, there are so many great benefits to exercising with a stability ball in your home workouts. Stability Ball Benefits Besides providing balance training, (an often...

Healthy Living: Simple steps to a better life
When you watch TV or read magazines you get the impression that most people spend their days as lean, mean exercise fanatics who compete in triathlons, eat tofu, and drink a gallon of rain water a day. If you don’t fit this profile, you are not...

Help to Reduce Belly Fat
How Can I Reduce Belly Fat? If you have excess weight only in specific parts of your body, you still must look at yourself as a whole. It's not possible to spot reduce; in other words, you can't dictate that you only want weight to come off one...

Home Exercise Equipment – Choosing the Proper Equipment For Your Workout Routine
Home Exercise Equipment – Choosing the Proper Equipment For Your Workout Routine The fitness industry has become big business as more and more people work out to get in shape. Many companies have gotten onboard the bandwagon, and the...

Home Exercise Equipment – Choosing The Proper Fitness Equipment For Your Workout Routine
The fitness industry has become big business as more and more people work out to get in shape. Many companies have gotten onboard the bandwagon, and the number of different types and brands of home exercise equipment available is amazing. While it...

Home Exercise Equipment – Start Planning now for Winter
Most of us have a tendency to gain a few pounds in the winter due to inactivity. Losing the added weight gets tougher and tougher every spring because our bodies don’t bounce back like they used to. There are some simple solutions to keeping the...

Home Exercise Equipment: The Best Gym at Minimal Price!
Exercising at home can be just as successful as training at a gym if you know what you’re doing. There are all types of home exercise equipment out on the market and every one of them claim to be answer to your prayers. The truth is, all...

Home Exercise Programs Designed For Weight Loss
Home exercise programs are a great way to keep fit and lose weight. Along with proper diet and nutrition, an exercise program can help speed your metabolism and burn calories faster. There are a number of home exercise videos that will give you...

Home Exercise Workout Equipment
Life is busy. Between jobs, housework, family, and errands, the days fly by. Add into that the task of spending time going to the gym, and it just doesn't seem possible for a lot of us. Home exercise equipment and exercise videos are often a great...

Home Fitness Equipment To Keep You In Shape
For more and more people, home fitness equipment has become a must-have item. The convenience of having access to exercise equipment in their home is a big factor, as is the cost savings of home fitness equipment in comparison to gym or fitness club...

Home Gyms Analyzed –2
After having seen so many home gyms I thought I would put everything together and give you the best available opinion about each. Lets now see the Bowflex home gyms. Bowflex has many home gyms, they have the --Bowflex ultimate --Bowflex...

Home Gyms Analyzed 3
Home gyms analyzed 3 After having seen so many home gyms I thought I would put everything together and give you the best available opinion about each. Lets now see the Bowflex home gyms. Bowflex has many home gyms, they have the --Bowflex...

Home Gyms Checklist: Are You In The Know?
I bet you're frustrated over the long lines at your local gym. Furthermore, I bet you don't appreciate being charged an extra $45 every month for a gym membership that you might not even use any more. Well, a home gym might just be the answer to...

Home Gyms Provide A Great Environment
Home gyms provide a great environment Are you the one who want some peace of mind during workout sessions? Use a home gym. Home gyms are the best thing ever happened to the fitness world. Home gyms provides us the luxury when to exercise....

Home Gyms: Universal vs. Free Weights
The two most common types of home gyms are universal and free weight home gyms. Universal home gyms can be used to exercise every muscle group in the body, while free weight home gyms are usually less versatile. Universal home gyms on the average...

Home Gyms, Worth the Money or Not?
Home fitness is a huge industry, and most people these days have purchased at least some sort of exercise equipment or fitness video for home use. A lot of it ends up in a closet, in the garage, under the bed, etc. and is never seen again. ...

Home Gyms – Your Home Fitness Solution Solved
Home gyms – Your home fitness solution solved You wanted to do bench press and see that huge guy doing 20 sets non-stop. You wanted to do squats and see that old guy you see everyday do the same exercise squats. You wanted to do triceps...

Home Is Where The Gym Is - Tips For Setting Up Your Home Gym
Call them fitness centers, health clubs or whatever terminology you choose, they have come a long way in the past decade. Some are glamorous and high tech; some are comfortable and low-key. There would seem to be an atmosphere for everyone. But in...

Home Treadmill Review: Things To Watch Out Before Buying A Treadmill
Treadmills are known to be the most popular and most effective home exercise and fitness equipment with 33% of the sales and is capable of burning around 850 calories per hour Treadmills basically serve two purposes : ...

Horizon Treadmills – Keeping Your Treadmill in Shape!
Horizon treadmills are well built and sturdy, and their durability is mentioned positively in Horizon treadmills ratings. It is inevitable, however, that any piece of fitness equipment will require maintenance at some point or another. And it is,...

How Mood and Food Affects Weight Loss
Your mood and food can trigger urges that can cause overeating. Eating for some people can be a way of suppressing or soothing negative emotions. These emotions could be stress, anger, anxiety, boredom, sadness and loneliness. The connection...

How to Achieve Lifelong Fitness Success in Your Home or Office
Every week countless numbers of people rededicate themselves to starting a new diet and exercise program, only to find that they have fallen off their program by the end of the following week. This scenario plays out all too often especially for...

How To Avoid Holiday Weight Gain
The holiday season is undoubtedly a time for rejoicing. Unfortunately, the average adult does a little too much celebrating during this time of year, which leads to extra baggage when the New Year rings in. Festivities that include indulging in...

How to avoid injuries
Exercising is a great way to keep yourself fit and healthy, but there is also a risk of injury. However, if you follow some basic guidelines, and stay within your physical limits, you can ensure that you'll have an enjoyable and safe workout. ...

How to Avoid Using Your Home Gym as a Clothes Rack
So here’s the situation… You have a home gym, treadmill, elliptical trainer, or some other piece of home fitness equipment. But it’s sitting in the corner of the room being used as a clothes rack. You haven’t gotten any use out of it for...

How To Build A $100 Home Gym That Delivers Results
So you want to save valuable time traveling to the gym by building your own home gym. Do to the long hours worked, and strenuous commutes, more and more people are opting to squeeze there workouts in by exercising in the comfort of their own...

How To Build A Low Cost Home Gym
Copyright 2005 strength-training-woman.com Purchasing a home gym can become quite a daunting task. Walk into any sporting goods store and your senses will quickly become stimulated. Your eyes will gaze at all the attachments and cables. Your...

How To Choose A Home Exercise Equipment
Technology in the 21st century has made life much easier to bear. Everything can be done with a mere touch of a button, whether the item is sitting right in front of us or some ten feet away. With such modern conveniences, is there any real...

How To "Choose" Weight Loss
I want to give you one of the most powerful keys I have ever learned and studied over the past few years. You can have anything, be anything, and do anything in life if you just make the choice to do so. The power to choose whatever you...

How to Control Your Blood Pressure
People with high blood pressure should take precautionary measures to not only control their blood pressure, but they should take steps to lowering their blood pressure through fitness programs, nutrition and dietary schedules and taking proper...

How To Dramatically Improve Your Fitness Results
Do you feel like you aren't making progress in the gym? Do you feel that you aren't reaching your physical goals such as lower body fat or increased muscle, even though you consistently "eat right" and get your workout in? What if I told you...

How to Evaluate Your Body Composition
What Does It Mean to Be Lean? How to Evaluate Your Body Composition Many people believe that scale weight is the primary determinant of whether or not they are fit. That belief has resisted not only the test of time but a lot of the true...

How To Exercise: Choosing the right type of exercise for you
So you have to start an exercise program. What are you going to do? How are you going to exercise? Well the type of exercise you do largely depends on you. What do you like doing? What do you hate doing? Do you have to pay membership fees? Do you...

HOW TO FIND A GYM AND START EXERCISING
Copyright 2005 Michael Brooks There is hardly a week that passes without an article or study touting the benefits of exercise. Exercise to cure cancer, exercise to lose weight, feel better, live longer, and stop dementia, the list appears...

How To Get A Flat, Toned Stomach
One of the most common fitness questions this time of year is “How can I tone my stomach for swimsuit season”? Typically, people believe that the guaranteed quick route to obtaining a rock-solid six-pack is a path packed with hundreds of...

How To Get Started With Exercise: The Magic Pill Of Your Weight Loss Program
In a previous article, I mentioned the weight loss mantra of "Eat Less... Move More" and I wrote about how to choose the diet plan that could help you eat less. In this article I will discuss the "move more" part of the equation. Starting and...

How to Get The Most From Your Home Workouts
A recent study found that home workouts may do even more good than workouts at a gym. This is good news for people who are time crunched and find it's too much trouble to make it to a health club. So how do you get the most from your home...

How To Increase Your Bench Press By Doing Squats
My Legs Are Already Big Enough. I Keep Hearing Working Legs Is A MUST. Why Is That So Important? Believe me… I hated leg workouts. Until I realize the true potential that a simple set of squats could unleash. Frankly… I see the same people on...

How To Jump Rope For Health and Fitness
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How to keep the New Year's Resolution to exercise
New Year's Resolutions motivate many to make commitments to exercise. Fitness centers will be flooded with great intentions during the first week of January. Sadly, within a few short weeks after New Year's Day, fitness center visits begin to...

How To Keep Your Body Fit
Fitness is just as imperative as health. As a matter of fact, fitness is linked directly with your health. If you are not taking care of your body, you will get sick. Here are some great suggestions that will help you to keep your body fit: 1....

How To Keep Yourself Fit On Vacations
If your family just decided to go on a cruise or may be spend sometime alone with each other. Are you worried, about missing your daily workout routine? Yes???. Vacations should be fun and fun can be increased if you keep yourself Fighting...

How to Lose Weight Safely and Quickly
Losing weight requires major lifestyle changes, including diet and nutrition, exercise, and behavior modification. Once you have made up your mind to lose weight, you should make that commitment and go into it with a positive attitude. We all know...

How To Make An Investment In Your Health
What if a trusted friend were to tell you about an investment where you could not possibly go wrong...what would be your reaction? And what if there was a virtual mountain of credible information that supported the investment claims...wouldn't you...

How To Overcome Workout Plateaus
Humans are habitual. They strive on routine and rituals. While it’s true that routine can provide a sense of ease and security, I think we’d all agree that the same old, same old can also turn to boredom. And when it comes to working out,...

How To Perform Cardio-Boxing For Super Fitness
Ever wondered why most sports scientists agree that cardio-boxing is one of the best forms of exercise, well it is because it conditions the total body and provides a complete workout for your cardiovascular and endurance systems. Lets have a...

How to Reduce Belly Fat
If you have excess weight only in specific parts of your body, you still must look at yourself as a whole. It's not possible to spot reduce; in other words, you can't dictate that you only want weight to come off one place or another. In most...

How to shop for a Treadmill
Treadmills have become the hottest home exercise choice. According to the National Sporting Goods Association, treadmill sales have exceeded those of all other home exercise equipment. It's easy to understand why. Next to good shoes, a treadmill...

How to Start a Walking Program
Copyright 2005 Michael Brooks Did you know that walking is the number one participation sport in the world? Walking is one of the best things you can do for overall health and wellness. When you walk you use more muscles than any other sport. ...

How to stay fit at home
Sound health and excellent fitness is recently gaining primary concern for people from every walk of life. As fitness becomes a major issue for everyone it is not possible for all to manage time daily to visit local gyms. With urbanization being...

How To Stay Fit At Home
Sound health and excellent fitness is recently gaining primary concern for people from every walk of life. As fitness becomes a major issue for everyone it is not possible for all to manage time daily to visit local gyms. With urbanization being...

How Trampolines Can Be Used In Compeition
The first competitions were held in colleges and schools in the USA and then in Europe, with the first World Championships being held in London in 1964. Kurt Baechler of Switzerland and Ted Blake of England were the European pioneers and the first...

How Trampolining Can Be A Fun But Serious Sport
The sports of trampolining and tumbling are as old as man, a reflection of man's desire to defy the ever-pervading presence of gravity. A number of cultures have devised apparatus to send an athlete into the air, i.e., an outstretched animal skin...

How Treadmills Compare To Other Types Of Home Fitness Equipment
When it comes to exercise, people like to walk or run. These are natural activities for us. They can have practical applications, such as getting from one place to another. They require less gear than many other forms of exercise (although you...

How You can Fit on Vacation
If your family just decided to go on a cruise or may be spend sometime alone with each other. Are you worried, about missing your daily workout routine? Yes???. Vacations should be fun and fun can be increased if you keep yourself Fighting Fit. ...

If you are chasing the latest and accurate assistance concerning fitness equipment.
If you are chasing the latest and accurate assistance concerning fitness equipment. When you are after the best advice about fitness equipment, you'll find it easier said than done separating quality information from ill-advised fitness...

Image Treadmills - The Cheapest Treadmills in the Icon Range
Image treadmills are a well known brand, being made by the world recognized company, Icon Health and Fitness. Icon produce a number of high quality brands including Proform, Weslo and Healthrider as well as licenses to the popular Golds Gym and...

Inactivity, Not Aging Causes Most of our Health Problems
Just like the young, older people can gain many benefits from exercising. Life can be made a lot easier through improvements in strength, balance, coordination, and mobility. If the person has not exercised for a while, they must start slow. Even...

Inactivity, Not Aging Causes Most of our Health Problems
Just like the young, older people can gain many benefits from exercising. Life can be made a lot easier through improvements in strength, balance, coordination, and mobility. If the person has not exercised for a while, they must start slow. Even...

Instant Weight Loss Strategies That Anyone Can Use
You've probably heard it a hundred times before but I will say it again, incidental activity is very important in the process of losing weight as you can burn more calories than relying on dietary means alone. Fat is burned from the body when...

Integrated Variable Dynamics
After having received over two hundred requests for a detailed description of my trademarked training method Integrated Variable Dynamics™, I have finally caved, so here goes...my trade secret, oh and by the way...shhhh, this is on the DL! The...

Is A Home Treadmill The Best Exercise Equipment For You?
The #1 fear people have when buying a treadmill is that they won't use it. (That's the #1 fear when buying any piece of exercise equipment). They know that a treadmill can help them lose weight, get fit, burn extra calories and reach their...

Is A Treadmill The Best Exercise Equipment For You?
The #1 fear people have when buying a treadmill is that they won't use it. (That's the #1 fear when buying any piece of exercise equipment). They know that a treadmill can help them lose weight, get fit, burn extra calories and reach their...

Is A Treadmill The Right Exercise Equipment For You?
The #1 fear people have when buying a treadmill is that they won't use it. (That's the #1 fear when buying any piece of exercise equipment). They know that a treadmill can help them lose weight, get fit, burn extra calories and reach their...

Is A Treadmill The Right Exercise Equipment For You?
The #1 fear people have when buying a treadmill is that they won't use it. (That's the #1 fear when buying any piece of exercise equipment). They know that a treadmill can help them lose weight, get fit, burn extra calories and reach their...

Is Coaching Everything That It Is Cracked Up To Be?
Personal or business coaching has helped thousands change their lives and achieve their goals. Yet, for the sceptics it still is a fuzzy concept with little recognition for its benefits. Think of Celine Dion, who with a voice coach claimed world...

Is LASIK Right for Me?
The subject of LASIK is a very interesting one. There is a lot to investigate and understand about the process of getting your vision corrected through laser surgery. I hope this article helps to point you where you need to go to do the best...

It’s All About The Abs - Abdominal Exercise Equipment That Really Works
There have been many studies and reports about how our society as a whole has grown heavier and chubbier. The stomach, in particular, has become a trouble spot for many people. This is due in part to the fact that many of us have desk jobs where we...

Joseph Pilates: The Man behind the Movement
Joseph Pilates : The Man behind the Movement Joseph Pilates was born in Düsseldorf, Germany in 1880. He was a frail young boy, who suffered from asthma, rickets, and rheumatic fever. In order to overcome his weakened state, he studied body...

Key Elements for a Bigger Bench Press
Proper positioning on a weight bench to maximize leverage Keep the bar in line with the eyes; if you are too far towards the top of the bench it puts your shoulders in a weak position and wastes energy, and creates unsteadiness when lifting...

Keys Treadmills In Review
Keys treadmills are a good quality range of treadmills offering brilliant motor warranties and some nice features. They are priced between $1,000 to $2,300 so offer a decent machine at a cost effective price. The best feature of keys...

Kids and Weight Training: When Should They Start?
Copyright 2005 Raymond Kelly Weight training and exercise in general can be very beneficial to all children. It increases bone density, increases strength, and improves muscular coordination. In the past many people had concerns about children...

Life Fitness treadmill a great piece of exercise equipment for users
Life Fitness treadmills have been designed in such a way that they fit well in almost any home. Not only that, but Life Fitness treadmills are also priced to be affordable for most of the people looking for a treadmill and they have all the features...

Lifestyler treadmill
Lifestyler treadmill is a good, solid and reliable treadmill available in the market. Lifestyler treadmill is an excellent choice for first time buyers looking for a value for their money entry into the home exercise market. Lifestyler treadmill is...

Listen To Your Heart
Terry Hershey Park is a great park like area which runs for miles and miles along Houston’s Buffalo Bayou. It’s a great place to walk, run, take your dog, mountain bike and just generally enjoy the outdoors and we’re fortunate to have such a large...

Looking To Buy Home Exercise Equipment?
Looking to buy Home exercise equipment? Here is how to choose between two of the best selling ones: treadmills and ellipticals Both elliptical trainers and treadmills are two of the most popular home fitness equipment. They are excellent...

Lose Weight Cycling
Lose weight cycling is a fun and enjoyable way to improve your health and to make you feel better. Pedaling down a rural road or through a city park rouses your spirit and awakens your senses. A regular routine to lose weight cycling can...

Making time for Exercise
By now you know that exercise is good for you, and that you should do something on a regular basis. What’s the best time for you to exercise? Anytime. Honestly. For example, when you’re sitting and watching TV, stretch your muscles. Never stretch...

Maximum Cardio Part II
Copyright 2005 Jeremy Likness In Part I, we discovered three maxims of cardio and began to discuss maxim four. In Part II, we conclude with this maxim and two more. MAXIM 4: Use your heart rate as a tool for feedback about your progress, not as...

Measuring and Monitoring Your Bodyfat: Improves Overall Health
With so many diets and fads being offered on the market today, it is no wonder why people are not just confused about weight loss and health, but in many cases, actually doing their body more harm than good. Unfortunately, one of the aspects of...

Mixing Things Up
To say that the human body is an amazing machine is an understatement, especially when it comes to diet and exercise. Our bodies are constantly trying to achieve a state of homeostasis. The human body over time will make adjustments to try and adapt...

Movement That Matters: Exercise With a Greater Purpose
You've seen the commercials Ive fallen and I cant get up! While this has been a topic of many jokes and late-night comedy skits, the reality is falling is a very real danger for many people. Too often falls can lead to broken bones,...

Never Fail at Fitness Again, 5 Reasons Programs Fail
If you are like most Americans, by now the majority of your New Year's resolutions have fallen by the wayside. Unfortunately, sticking to your new exercise program was probably one of the first things to go. It's not that you don't want to get in...

New Weight Training Technique Delivers Amazing Results with Barbells, Kettlebells, or Dumbbells
If you’ve been looking for a different training technique to break out of a rut, eliminate the boredom, and bring on new results, “complexes” may be just what you’ve been looking for. If you’ve never heard of “complexes” before, the basic concept...

New Year’s Resolution: Love Your Body!
Ah, the beginning of a New Year. A time to reflect and start anew: new hopes, dreams, goals for yourself. Speaking of which, have you taken that all important inventory of your body, yet? Is this the year you’re going to make the change? ...

New Year's Resolution: Walk Your Way Fit!
“It requires a direct dispensation from Heaven to become a walker.” ~Henry David Thoreau With the new year upon us, everyone I know is looking for a fun and easy way to get fit. Here's a solution I've developed that doesn’t involve costly...

No Excuse for Not Exercising
For many people in today’s busy world it’s quite easy to come up with an excuse for not being in shape and exercising regularly. Some of the more common ones are “I’m too busy”, “There aren’t enough hours in a day”, and “I’m so tired after work...

No Excuses Exercises
It's old news that exercising is the single best way to spark up your weight loss efforts. The activity perks up your metabolism, and eats up more calories. In addition, the more you exercise, the better the effect. Exercising builds muscle mass,...

No Time For The Gym?
Dorm Room Exercises Combat College Weight Gain As you have undoubtedly heard, college students around the country are gaining weight at a rapid rate. A recent study by Cornell University found that on average, college freshman gain about 0.5...

Nutrition and the fats myth.
Looking at your belly you probably might have felt that the real enemy is the fat. Nope, there are two kinds of fats, the unsaturated fats and the saturated . It's the saturated fat that is the real enemy and that we don't want. We do not want...

Nutrition - What are the Nutritional Needs?
Nutrition as it applies to our daily lives means that we take in what we need to maintain our body's healthy state. Nutrition has become an important word thanks to the involvement of the USDA in our daily food requirements, and the FDA's...

Obesity
Obesity is considered a major health problem in the United States. Obesity has been declared as an epidemic by The Center for Disease Control and Prevention. It is very unfortunate but true that more than 300,000 people die every year due to...

Optimum Fitness for Middle Age - Part 1
On any give day, one of us will walk by a mirror, observe a photograph, or see our reflection in the glass. Where did the time go, and why didn't we see it before? When you have true friends, they accept you for who you are. So, you can expect no...

Optimum Fitness for Middle Age - Part 2
With all exercise programs mentioned in this section, and part one, you should exercise smart, not hard, and you should never push any joint to lock out. By exercising for longevity you want to maintain your body, prevent injury, and take care of...

Oregano Oil - Nature's Antibiotic and Anti-fungal
Used both topically and internally, oil of oregano is a potent, natural antiseptic. Researchers have found that it is very effective specifically in fighting yeast, bacterial and fungal infections. Not to be confused with the spice oregano, which...

Overcome Sports Pain After 40 - Are Remedies Available? Part 1.
Have you noticed that you seem to have more pain in places like your back - knees and ankles as you age -- especially after forty. These nagging pains can hinder your ability to live an active life style and enjoy sports. In this two-part...

Overcome Sports Pain After 40 - Are Remedies Available? Part 2
In Part 1 of this article we explored the desire of persons over forty to experience optimal health. Optimal health for most of us can be reflected in more active lifestyles. Your efforts and goals to be in good shape that results in better...

Personal Fitness Goals And Keeping Them
Fall of last year you figured a donut once in an awhile or some other fat and sugar laden nasty food wouldn’t hurt. Your excuse it is the” muscle-bulking season” or you will ”work it off”. The next thing you know your waist measurement is...

Personal Training: 3 Keys To Training Clients In Their Homes
When considering your options as a personal trainer, one of the very first things to decide is WHERE you are going to train your clients. The most obvious answer for most trainers is to get a job at a local fitness facility and train clients...

Personal Training: 3 Keys to Training Clients in Their Homes
When considering your options as a personal trainer, one of the very first things to decide is WHERE you are going to train your clients. The most obvious answer for most trainers is to get a job at a local fitness facility and train clients...

Personal Training: 3 Powerful Ways To Position Yourself As An Expert
Regardless of what profession you are in, it is critical that people believe that you know what you are talking about! You won't find very many successful lawyers whose clients never win in court, or popular doctors whose patients are continually...

Personal Training: 3 Powerful Ways to Position Yourself as an Expert
Regardless of what profession you are in, it is critical that people believe that you know what you are talking about! You won't find very many successful lawyers whose clients never win in court, or popular doctors whose patients are continually...

Personal Training: 5 Easy Steps to Sanity on the Road
If you have been a personal trainer for any length of time - or any fitness professional, for that matter - then you know what it's like to spend a lot of time on the road. For trainers who work with their clients in homes or a geographic mix of...

Personal Training: Name One Good Reason Someone Should Hire You
By the time you have gotten past the title and read the first line of this article, you should already have the one reason in your head why a prospective client would hire you. If you don't, then you may have already discovered the biggest obstacle...

Physical Fitness - Is Your Workout Missing Something?
Copyright 2005 Mike Adams Hiking along a rocky trail, two of the three friends carefully picked their way from rock to rock. But one leaped from rock to rock, bounding by the others like a gazelle running and leaping from rock to rock. Never...

Pilates and You
Pilates is a wonderful system of exercise and strength training developed by Joseph Pilates. In recent years, it has become one of the most popular exercise systems in the world. Pilates studios have opened in cities all over America and...

Pilates Exercise: More Than Just a Core Workout
It's a common misconception that Pilates method exercise is really only good for strengthening and stretching the core muscles of the body. Many people use it to tone their abs and improve their posture but, in reality, Pilates can do much more...

Play Ball To Get Fit
Chances are if you’ve stepped foot in a gym or watched a television fitness program in the past year then you’ve seen the “big balls”. You’ve probably wondered what all the fuss is about. Well, they may look like something found on a children’s...

Precor treadmill
Precor treadmills are manufactured by Precor, a company that specializes in fitness equipment for the home and commercial environment. Precor has been manufacturing treadmills for the home environment since 1984 and for the commercial environment...

Precor Treadmills - Exercise Equipment You Can Trust
Precor treadmills are synonymous with quality. They have been in the fitness industry for over 20 years and have invested millions into research and development to provide the best quality machines. All their treadmills have long warranties...

Proform Treadmills and Fitness Equipment
Proform is a highly recognized name in treadmills. Proform has been around for many years and is a subsidiary of the same company that manufactures Nordic Track and Reebok. Proform treadmills get varying reviews from users. Some people are very...

Proteins and the nutrition formulae
Many experts have given various proportions for the amount of proteins to be consumed as a part of our diet. But lets look at what proteins are made up of--Amino acids · alanine - ala - A · arginine - arg - R · asparagine - asn - N ·...

Proven Strategies to Effectively Burn Fat Out Of Your Body! Part 1
It is much safer to your long term health to reduce weight by natural means rather than taking medication that poses a series of health threatening side effects. In order to attack the problem of reducing weight we must identify the kind of...

Proven Ways to Lose Weight Quickly and Naturally
Proven Ways to Lose Weight Quickly and Naturally Losing weight requires major lifestyle changes, including diet and nutrition, exercise, and behavior modification. Once you have made up your mind to lose weight, you should make that commitment and...

Rationale for Creating the First "Un-Cereal™"
The advent of agriculture about 10,000 years ago and the subsequent scale-up to mass feeding made possible by the Industrial Revolution solved problems of quantity but not quality. Average life span has increased paralleling these changes, due in...

Reach you,re peak with fitness
Looking for the most up-to-date assistance relating to fitness. When you are in search of top information on fitness, you'll find it's complex separating value-packed advice from foolish fitness submissions and help so it is imperative to know...

Recumbent Exercise Bikes - Advantages
There are so many exercise bikes available that it's easy to be overwhelmed. Spinning bikes, stationary bikes, dual action bikes, and recumbent bikes are probably some of the terms you've heard. It's almost as though you have to be a fitness...

Refurbished Treadmills – What Exactly Are They?
Refurbished treadmills are big business. Because treadmills can be so expensive there are many who can not afford to buy a new one. That’s where refurbished treadmills come in. But what exactly are refurbished treadmills? It’s not just because...

Resources for Wheelchair Exercisers
Ask most people of the challenges they face following through with an exercise program and you're likely to hear the common complaints: Lack of motivation, being too tired, not having enough time, too busy. Or as someone recently told me, "My get up...

Review of 24 Hour Fitness
Review of 24 Hour Fitness by Renee Kennedy Overview: 24 Hour Fitness clubs are a national chain with over 300 locations most located in the West and Mid-Western United States. They have three types of clubs: fitness, sports and super-sport. The...

Review of Bally Total Fitness
Overview: Bally is truly a total solution to getting healthy. They offer gyms with name brand fitness equipment, personal trainers, and exercise classes. They also help you understand nutrition and plan a healthy diet. They have tons of information...

Review of Curves
Review of Curves by Renee Kennedy Overview: According to their web site, Curves is the largest fitness franchise in the world. Curves offers a 30 minute circuit training course. They have 13 pieces of equipment. All of the equipment is hydraulic,...

Review of Gold's Gym
Review of Gold's Gym by Renee Kennedy Overview: Gold's Gym is a fitness franchise that has been around since 1965. They have 650 locations worldwide. Each gym offers state-of-the-art fitness and strength training equipment. They also provide many...

Review of Gold's Gym
Review of Gold's Gym by Renee Kennedy Overview: Gold's Gym is a fitness franchise that has been around since 1965. They have 650 locations worldwide. Each gym offers state-of-the-art fitness and strength training equipment. They also provide many...

Review of Ladies Workout Express
Overview: Offers 24 pieces of exercise/workout equipment. Half of the equipment is cardio and the other half if strength training. Each member goes through all the pieces of equipment at least one time per workout session. The workout sessions vary...

Run For Your Life! Valuable Tips and Advice About Treadmills.
So, it's time to improve your heart health, lose a few pounds, and simply become more active. It's time to exercise. Where do you start? Even with the best of intentions, many people find it difficult to get to the gym three or four times a week....

Russian Kettlebell Challenge DVD Review
Pavel Tsatsouline's "Russian Kettlebell Challenge" was the first DVD produced by Dragondoor.com. For those not familiar with kettlebells, they are basically an iron sphere with a handle, ranging in weight anywhere from 9lbs all the way up to a...

Save Money on Treadmills by Avoiding These 5 Marketing Traps
There are lots of great marketing people in the treadmill industry today. Their job is to make you think that you need the features they’re offering when the truth is, you really don’t. So what happens is you’ll spend more money than what you’re...

Schwinn treadmill the perfect machine for healthy and active life.
Schwinn treadmill is a high quality treadmill. The range of Schwinn treadmill is suitable for both personal and professional use. Schwinn treadmill does not come with a hefty price tag that often accompanies fitness equipment. Schwinn treadmill...

Sears treadmill
Sears treadmills are very famous. Sears treadmills offer an excellent way to enjoy the benefits of fitness and exercise equipment in individuals very own home without paying a fortune. Sears treadmills can be bought for commercial or residential...

Setting and Achieving Milestone Fitness Goals Promotes Healthy Living
(ARA) – Too many people sign up for exercise programs only to quit after a few sessions. The most popular excuses include, “I don’t have time,” “I’m too tired,” and “It’s not working for me.” “Rather than just saying you’ll go to the gym a few...

Shaving Tips
Guys (and maybe ladies too), I have some good news about shaving. You have probably experienced some of the hassles and problems of this chore and are familiar with its inherent potential for being very annoying. You may be frustrated with...

Shin Splints: What to do about them!
One of the most common injuries associated with figure or endurance training is shin splints. The pain will stop your cardio program in its tracks. Even one simple step; produces a feeling of broken glass rubbing in your shins. Shin splints are...

Should You Join A Fitness Club?
If you feel a little intimidated about exercising with men in a big sweat-infused gym room, consider joining a ladies fitness club. Don’t worry- not all the ladies in the club are trim and physically fit. That’s why they’re there. You’ll find ladies...

Six Helpful Tips When Working Out
If you're looking to gain more muscle mass from the time you spend working out in the gym, this article has six simple, powerful tips that will help you get more results. 1. Before beginning any serious weight lifting or body...

Six Steps to Weight Loss Success
What does it take to lose weight? When it comes to losing weight there is so much conflicting information out there that a lot of people just are not sure where to begin. There is an old saying that states "if you want learn how to get rich then...

Skiing And Fitness Observations From Vail
The following are some miscellaneous observations from my current ski trip at Vail. Functional training is excellent physical preparation for skiing. I’ve definitely noticed a big improvement in my skiing and my “comfort factor” on the slopes...

Smooth Treadmill - High Quality at Factory Direct Prices
Smooth treadmills, in my opinion are the best buy treadmills anywhere online or off. They pack heaps of features into a durable, quality machine that is priced just right. Anyone who is looking for a treadmill for their home gym or office should...

So You Want To Build A Home Gym”You Want To Build A Home Gym
I walked into the commercial gym yesterday after a long day of work excited to begin my workout. After warming up I proceeded to the squat rack to start my resistance training workout. I unfortunately ran into a bit of a roadblock. I was planning...

So, You’re Looking For Discount Treadmills. Decision Time.
A treadmill, although one of the best pieces of indoor fitness equipment that it is possible to buy, is not cheap. A good one will set you back thousands. And discount treadmills are not easy to find. “Discount treadmills” is very often searched...

Some Great Ideas on Staying Fit
Physical exercise is something that you need to do on a regular basis. If you’re looking for examples of great fitness exercises to try out, you’ll find them on our site. A regular exercise program of either running, walking, cycling, swimming,...

Sportcraft treadmill a great investment for individuals in their health.
Sportcraft is an industry leader in treadmill and fitness products. Since 1926 Sportcraft has provided recreational treadmill products that offer quality and innovation at competitive prices. Sportcraft treadmill was introduced as part of...

Star Trac treadmill a stride towards quality.
Star Trac treadmill is the answer to a commercial quality and solid treadmill. Star Trac treadmill is the ideal choice for heavy commercial use and for intense training. Star Trac treadmill models are of commercial quality and built to run or walk...

Starting A Weight Loss Program
One of the biggest battles being waged daily is the battle of the bulge. If you are one of those facing a weight problem, take comfort in the fact that you aren't alone, and making small changes in your lifestyle will reap you big rewards. ...

StarTrac Treadmills for the Fitness Enthuiast
StarTrac treadmills offer high quality and numerous features. Consumers generally rate StarTrac among the best treadmills available. StarTrac treadmills offer a prominent display and easy to use features. StarTrac treadmills give you the ability to...

STRETCHING; Why Should I?
This short article looks at some of the tips, tricks and helpful hints you can use to help prevent sports injury and do-away with stiff, aching muscles & joints. It's been put together to answer some of the more common questions we get regarding...

Strong To The Core of Your Being
If you were to ask me which muscle group in your entire body you could work to get the greatest benefits in the shortest amount of time, I would tell you without hesitation, "the core." Strengthening the core can realize tremendous benefits to...

Strong To The Core of Your Being - The Benefits Of Core Training
If you were to ask me which muscle group in your entire body you could work to get the greatest benefits in the shortest amount of time, I would tell you without hesitation, "the core." Strengthening the core can realize tremendous ...

Summer Skin Tips
Once again, winter has faded into Spring and Spring has burst into Summer along with Summer skin. Next comes the invincible Summer sun, your skin's arch-enemy, particularly if you play or exercise outdoors. Most people know that using sunscreen...

Summertime Fitness, Exercise On the Go
Whether you’re a seasoned athlete who’s been training all your life, or just getting started on a new exercise program, finding time to workout when the warm weather hits can become a rather daunting challenge. From ballgames to backyard...

Take Action Now and Achieve Your Goals
TAKE ACTION! I swear, it seems as if there are more opinions regarding fat loss than there are people. It's amazing. What's even more amazing (and frustrating), is that most of them are wrong, if not downright dangerous. There is just way too...

Tenderizing Meat and Other Uses For Home Exercise Equipment
Almost everyone has bought home exercise equipment at some point in their life, be it a few rusty dumbells at a garage sale all the way to a complicated new home gym. But how many people continue to use it consistently? Here are...

The 4 Most Common Attributes of a Quality Treadmill
With all the marketing hype consumers are facing today, it’s quite hard to differentiate a quality treadmill from an inferior treadmill. That’s why I researched on what quality treadmills have that inferior treadmills don’t. This article, The 4...

The 7 Things To Look For When Joining A Gym
You've finally committed to getting fit and you want to join a gym, but which one? Unless you've been a regular at gyms in the past you really don't know a good one from a bad one. A good fitness center has their members as their number one...

The Advantages of Recumbent Exercise Bikes
The Advantages of Recumbent Exercise Bikes There are so many exercise bikes available that it’s easy to be overwhelmed. Spinning bikes, stationary bikes, dual action bikes, and recumbent bikes are probably some of the terms you’ve heard. ...

The Beauty of StarTrac Treadmills
StarTrac treadmills offer high quality and numerous features. Consumers generally rate StarTrac among the best treadmills available. StarTrac treadmills offer a prominent display and easy to use features. StarTrac treadmills give you the...

The Best Fat-Burning Exercise for Couch Potatoes
If you're a committed couch potato, it's no good pretending you are going to get yourself to the gym five days a week starting from Monday. As much as I would like to give you a whole gym routine to perform - a balanced blend of cardio,...

The Best Free Weight Loss Program for natural weight loss
The best things in life are free and that is truly the case when it comes to planning your weight loss program. Whatever you do, don't waste your money on diet patches, pills and potions - they may harm you and they will certainly harm your...

The Best Gym Fitness Equipment For Cardio Workouts
The range of gym fitness equipment available these days is staggering, and it can be hard to know which type of home exercise equipment you really need. What’s best for weight loss? Toning? What’s the best for cardiovascular health? Let’s focus on...

The Best Home Gyms For Your Workouts
Home fitness gyms are quite popular for people who want the benefits of a good workout without having to leave home to get it. The best home gyms on the market are durable, reliable, constructed with quality parts and materials, and most...

The Case AGAINST Raw Frozen Pet Foods
For some 25 years I have alerted the public to the dangers of exclusively feeding heat processed foods. Companion animal feeding has progressed – actually digressed – from table scraps and real foods the family could spare to today’s “100 %...

The Cure For Toenail Fungus May Be In Your Medicine Cabinet
First reported by Dr. T H Oliver in 1920, ozone and oxidative therapies have been used extensively by doctors to treat a wide range of health problems, such as vascular disease, cancer, viral diseases, ulcers, inflammatory bowel diseases and...

The French Fry: Weapon of Mass Destruction?
Americans have their French fries, the British have their chips, Latin America has its papas fritas, and the French have their pommes-frites. We love them. The potato, that most ubiquitous and perennially popular vegetable, is simply sliced into...

The Fundamentals of Pilates
There are people who are fond of getting an exercise for maintaining their body figure as well as to condition their body so to look healthier and sexy. Some do the swimming or others stay in the gym to get their ideal body figure. We all dream and...

The Gym - And Why There Are Better Ways Of Keeping Fit
The rise of the gym and health club has been unstoppable in recent years. There’s now a multi-million pound industry focused around state of the art gyms & health clubs across the globe. And yet, we have never been as unfit or unhealthy as we are...

The History And Features Of Elliptical Machines
Elliptical machines are relatively new to the exercise machine scene, but they have surged in popularity as more and more people discover the benefits of elliptical workouts. Since they first appeared in the 1990’s elliptical exercise machines have...

The History And Features Of Home Treadmills
Home treadmills are very popular fitness machines that have improved dramatically over the last 20 years. They come in a wide variety of shapes, sizes, and price ranges, so most people can find a suitable home treadmill regardless of their budget. ...

The Mediterranean Diet Full Flavored Foods Help You Lose Weight
For everyone who’s been on a diet themselves or knows someone who’s been on a diet, you know how bland the food can be sometimes. With foods like rice cakes it’s no secret why you lose weight, if the foods taste like carboard. For everyone who’s...

The Miracle of a Cheat Meal
One of the greatest tricks that I use to stick to my diet is to allow myself a cheat meal once a week. For that one glorious meal I can have whatever my heart desires. I can eat pizza, cake, and ice cream, anything I want for that one meal. I...

The New Discovery That Makes It Possible To Get An Effective Workout In Less Time
Copyright 2005 William Mackie The Art of Multifunctional Training People often complain about how they just do not have enough time to spend working out in a gym. It seems every year the lives of many Americans become more hectic and they have...

The Power of Pilates
(ARA) – An estimated 6 million people across the country are now strengthening their bodies and minds, and losing weight, with the help of pilates exercises, the fastest growing fitness trend in decades. Among the Hollywood celebrities publicly...

The Power Of Winsor Pilates Resistance Band
The Winsor Pilates exercise has many Pilates equipments that can create a whole new level of interest and intensity to the Winsor Pilates experience. One of those is the Winsor Pilates resistance band. It is noted that some of the Winsor Pilates...

The Pursuit of Greatness
On June 3rd, 1948, a blast rocked the Black Hills of South Dakota. Ten tons of stone were dislodged from the mountainside and tumbled to the earth below. Earlier that day, a man named Korczak had ascended the mountain and single-jacked four holes...

The Silver Bullet for Nail Fungus
Colloidal silver is a substance made of de-ionized, distilled water containing small clusters of silver atoms. Silver has been used for hundreds of years to fight germs and bacteria. At one time it was believed that germs could not be transmitted...

The Technology Behind Elliptical Cross Trainers Creates Unique Advantages And Benefits
The word elliptical means shaped like an oval. In the world of fitness and exercise, elliptical technology is a relatively new, innovative equipment design that draws on a smooth, elliptical movement to provide a low impact form of weight bearing...

The Way You Perform Your Workout Program
Workout or exercise is important both for your body and mind but have you ever considered how you’re actually doing your workout program? Whatever you do, if you are involved in a sport or activity that has potential for injury, specifically head...

Three Simple Steps To Build Muscle Mass
There are 3 simple, proven steps you need to follow in order to build muscle mass. This article will reveal all three in just a moment. But first, let me ask, are you sick and tired of training every day, with little or no results to show...

Tips To Help You Find The Right Gym
Taking those first few steps towards establishing a Fitness Lifestyle can very well be intimidating, especially if the decision is made to sign-up for a gym membership. In fact, deciding on even using a gym can be a double-edged sword of sorts....

To Supplement Or Not To Supplement; That Is The Question
Some fitness adherents are supplement crazy and spend money like a Vegas drunk with a big roll trying to impress girls he barely knows. I know lots of folks who admit to spending hundreds of bucks each month on the newest, latest dietary or...

Toenail Fungus Cures - How to use Tea Tree to treat the feet !
For centuries aboriginal people from Australia have been using the tea tree's leaves to treat skin infections. Tea tree oil, also known as melaleuca oil or manuka oil is stream-distilled from the leaves of this plant which grown in Australia or...

Tools For Your Weight Loss Arsenal
Elliptical machines, treadmills, stationary bikes, dumbbell sets, exercise videos, jump ropes, and home exercise multi-purpose machines. Tools are something we use to help us get a job done more easily. A good weight loss tool is one that...

Top 10 Do's For Women With type II Diabetes
It has been observed that women who are diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes are overweight. The exact cause of this type of diabetes is unclear, but it does appear to be associated with weight gain. In fact, a sedentary lifestyle, along with poor dietary...

Top 10 Do's For Women With type II Diabetes
It has been observed that women who are diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes are overweight. The exact cause of this type of diabetes is unclear, but it does appear to be associated with weight gain. In fact, a sedentary lifestyle, along with poor dietary...

Top 10 Fitness Mistakes
Most fitness goals include weight loss, or the reduction of fat content, in one way or another. Whether we want to lose a couple pounds, change a clothing size, or gain muscle mass, loss and control of our fat content is usually part of the...

Top 10 Reasons for Buying a Home Treadmill
Why are treadmills becoming so popular? Why does everyone have one and not go to the gym as much? What is so great about a home treadmill? Below you will have all of these and many more questions answered as you are given ten reasons for having a...

Top 10 Weight Loss and Fitness Myths
WARNING: Don't weight train until after you've lost weight! No, no, please don't believe that headline! That's one of the many myths associated with weight loss and fitness. If you're interested in losing weight and getting fit as quickly as...

Top 3 Reasons Why You Suffer From Pain In The Back Of The Knee
Top 3 Reasons Why You Suffer From Pain In The Back Of The Knee Pain behind the knee is something many of us have or might experience if we play sports that involve bending at the knees, running, tennis, or any activity that puts strain on the area....

Top 5 Benefits Of Using An Elliptical Trainer
Considering an elliptical trainer? Wondering how an elliptical trainer can benefit you? If you're trying to decide between an elliptical trainer and another piece of exercise equipment, here are the top 5 unique elliptical trainer benefits to...

Top Home Gyms Analyzed
If you are a home gym lover then I have got great news for you. We will analyze the best home gyms available and see the pros and cons If you are looking for a top high-end home gym then look no further, Hoist V5 has it all. Here is a list of...

Top Ten Excuse-busters for taking Exercise
1. Exercise is boring Not all exercise is created equal. You don't have to get fit by spending hours on soul-less machines down at the gym. Somewhere out there is an activity you'll love and it's just a case of looking around until you find it. Is...

Training or Television? Working out when you're not Well
Copyright 2005 Tanja Gardner Understatement of the week: Creating an exercise routine you can actually stick to is not the easiest thing in the world. Corollary to understatement: Waking up sick on a day you’d planned on working out can be a tad...

Traveling Fitness
How to keep in shape while on the road! Whether you travel for business or pleasure, being on the road usually leads to one thing: weight gain. From missed workouts to large restaurant meals, travel days often become high calorie days. Next...

Treadmill Buyers Guide
Treadmills, nowadays, could cost you thousands of dollars so purchasing an unreliable one would prove costly. But hopefully, through this article, you'll learn how to differentiate a high quality treadmill from a poor one. This article is...

Treadmill Choosing Tips
What treadmill model should I choose? – this is the questions more and more people who want to exercise at home are asking themselves. Well it really depends on how much you will use it, where you will use it and how much money you have. When...

Treadmill Weight Loss - 5 Ways A Treadmill Helps You Lose Weight
So why are treadmills still the #1 home exercise machines with shoppers? And why are they the most popular equipment at the gym? Because they get results! Here are the top 5 ways your home treadmill can help you lose weight and get the body of...

Treadmill Weight Loss Tips
These treadmill weight loss tips are a great way to help you shed a few pounds and shape up. A treadmill is designed for the most natural form of exercise which is walking. You don't need any special skills to use these machines because if you can...

Treadmill Workout Ideas That Make Fitness Fun
Treadmill Workout Ideas That Make Fitness Fun Research shows that in order to lose weight safely and keep it off, you need to exercise. And even those who are not overweight benefit from an exercise or workout routine. But many people...

Treadmill Workouts That Make Fitness Fun
Research shows that in order to lose weight safely and keep it off, you need to exercise. And even those who are not overweight benefit from an exercise or workout routine. But many people don’t exercise regularly, which puts them at risk for...

Treadmills - A Way To Achieve Better Health
So, you've finally decided you have to do "something" to get yourself in better shape. It's a fact that in the United States obesity and overweight have reached epidemic proportions. Overweight also plays a major role in numerous...

Treadmills - Get Fit Stay Fit
Your exercise program could benefit from the use of treadmills. Using a treadmill provides a wonderful cardiovascular workout for your heart, your lungs, and your circulation. There low impact on your joints, which makes it easier and less...

Treadmills Prove Health Concerns Are No Longer An Excuse Not To Exercise
Walking has long been praised for its health benefits. It is a simple, easy workout that provides great results. That makes treadmills an ideal piece of exercise equipment. There are no special moves to learn to make it complicated. You already know...

Use Medicine Balls to Explode Out of That Exercise Rut
By Paul Chek, HHP, NMT Founder, C.H.E.K Institute When chicken soup was the preferred antidote for the common cold and Rocky Marciano was boxing's heavyweight champion (1952-56), medicine ball training was the method of choice for...

Use Winter To Fuel Weight Loss
If you live in a cold weather spot, you should take advantage of every season to increase your fitness levels and get into better physical conditioning. Winter can be a particular challenge because most people tend to want to "hibernate" when it...

Used Home Gyms And Home Gym Equipment
Used Home gyms and home gym equipment One of the greatest consumer and dealer concerns pertaining to the used fitness equipment industry is that of quality. The only reason we buy new things or new home gyms to be precise in this context is...

Used Treadmills Reviewed - How Remanufactured Treadmills Can Save You Up To 50%
Thinking about buying a treadmill but worried about the high price? Take a look at remanufactured or used treadmills, one of the best fitness deals around. They are much more than just used machines; they are fully refurbished and often come with an...

Walk Your Way Fit!
“It requires a direct dispensation from Heaven to become a walker.” ~Henry David Thoreau Have you been looking for an easy, fun way to get fit? One that doesn’t involve costly equipment or a ton of time? Would you like to: ...

Walking - The New Health Prevention Pill
If I could bottle up a special health prevention pill, it would be comprised of your shoes, and feet. Recent research has shown just how much more powerful walking is than previously thought. I don't need to be convinced, since people...

Want to Do Everything Better ? Build A Strong Core
Core strength and stability is increasingly recognized as a vital part of fitness. So what is it and how do you go about getting it? The past five years have seen growing interest in resistance, or weight training programs, aimed at achieving...

Warming Up Properly
Copyright 2005 Tanja Gardner In our ‘Stretching’ article series (http://optimumlife.co.nz/Fitness%20Articles/Stretching/Stretching1.htm), we discussed why it’s important to stretch as part of your workout. We also touched on the importance of...

Water Rower, Like A Cruise Down The River Without Getting Wet
I used to row competitively in my youth, but since then, my rowing exersise had been limited to occasional workouts on an aging hydraulic machine. I had no idea how much technology had advanced in this area, until I was offered a trial of a new...

Weider Crossbow Home Gyms Analyzed
Crossbow Weider or the Joe Weider CrossBow or CrossBow and Weider. Make sure you see the difference between Weider crossbow home gyms and Wieder crossbow home gyms. Weider home gyms use a compound resistance system (CSR) instead of lead...

Weight Lifting 101
WHY WEIGHT LIFTING? What's the one thing that you can do to lose weight, re-shape your body, improve muscle tone, become stronger, fight off osteoporosis, lower blood pressure, etc.? Weight Lifting! Or as it's also called, Strength...

Weight Loss by Treadmill
Weight loss using a good Treadmill workout program has worked for many people - and it can work for you too. Treadmills can be used by virtually any age group, and by individuals of any activity level. Treadmills can help you lose weight, and...

Weight Loss Efficiency - 10 ways to make the most out of your gym workout!
My name is Greg Ryan. I am a high profile fitness expert, champion bodybuilder and best selling author. However, I didn't start out as one. I had to learn through class rooms and experience. There are no better teachers than exercising on the floors...

Weight Loss Efficiency – 10 ways to make the most out of your gym workout!
My name is Greg Ryan. I am a high profile fitness expert, champion bodybuilder and best selling author. However, I didn’t start out as one. I had to learn through class rooms and experience. There are no better teachers than exercising on the...

Weight Loss: Finding Time to Exercise
Exercising During Commercials I'm getting up an hour earlier these days. At first I said I'd never be able to do it: I was already sleep deprived rising at 6 AM how would I ever get up at 5 AM? I'd never be able to get to sleep earlier (this is...

Weight loss - guaranteed fat loss success....
FAT LOSS SUCCESS EVERYONE who wants to get leaner should read this article. Yes, I know it says "Fat loss for beginners," but sometimes even veterans forget what they once knew or don't practice what they do know. If you're a beginner, this...

Weight Loss Scams - What Have You Got To Lose?
There are literally Thousands of weight loss plans and equipment on the market today. Some are genuine in their promise of weight loss. Some although sincere in their promise, are flawed in their design. There are others that are blatantly fake. ...

Weight Loss Success
Weight loss success requires staying inspired and sometimes giving your weigh loss plan a tune-up. Drinking more water and eating smaller portions are effective but boring. Much of weight loss success really depends on your attitude. Staying...

Weight Loss - What Is The Best Way To Lose Weight?
The best way to lose weight is to eat fewer calories and increase your physical activity. Experts suggest aiming for a weight loss goal of about a pound a week. 1. Set Realistic Goals The first step to weight loss is setting a realistic...

Weight Training Equipment Choices - How To Decide Between Free Weights And Weight Training Machines
Once you have made the decision to invest in weight training equipment for your home gym, the next step is to determine which kind of equipment to buy. Most fitness enthusiasts who want to include a weight training routine as part of their overall...

Wellness of the Body
Wellness refers to the condition of good physical and mental health, especially when maintained by proper diet, exercise, and habits. Nutrition refers to the nurturing of our body, in our ability to keep it healthy and functioning as it is...

Wellness Terminology
There are many words today associated with wellness. Many of those terms are new for readers, and some of the terms are interchangeable between fitness, wellness, and health. So let's take a minute to explain some of the terms you may see from...

What Are The 3 Critical Exercise Routine Success Factors?
Copyright 2005 Jeremy Markum The 'Rule Of 3' Meets Pareto's '80/20'--And You Get Fit Faster As A Result! Everybody likes simple lists. Everybody likes Rules Of Thumb. And as far as I can tell, everyone wants tighter abs and more energy. So,...

What Are The Main Benefits Of Trampoline Exercise ?
Many people might look at someone bouncing on a trampoline and wonder what all the excitement is about. But the truth is, trampolines are great for physical fitness of children and adults, as well as for influencing other things such as balance. ...

What is Pilates?
Pilates is a system of over 500 controlled exercises that engage the mind and condition the total body by using a popular exercise regimen that uses special stretches and machines. Named after Joseph Pilates, Pilates exercise system has proven...

What is Self Mastery? - Part 1
Self Mastery, alone, sounds like a selfish term; but if you cannot help yourself, you will have limited ability to help others. Self mastery is the ability to make the most out of your physical, mental, and spiritual health. In other words, to be...

What is Self Mastery? - Part 2
To continue with our overview of the physical component of self mastery, it goes without saying that walking is a valuable aerobic exercise - but you have options. You can use a bicycle for nice days, or use indoor aerobic exercise equipment for use...

What To Do Before Buying A Treadmill
Considering buying a treadmill? There are several factors to consider before deciding on which treadmill make and model. Belt size, speed, horsepower, displays, deck cushioning - all of these aspects can influence your choice from the large...

What to Look for When Buying a Home Gym
When buying a home gym there are several things you will want to educate yourself on before making a final purchase in order to ensure you buy the best home gym for you and your family. While there are many things you will need to consider, your...

What Type of Pilates Studio is Right for You? -
Studios are the best option for people who don’t want to work out in their home, but do want to undergo the rigors of Pilates exercises under the guidance of experts and on the appropriate equipment. There are studios in almost all major cities...

What's The Best Way To Care For Your Trampoline ?
Your trampoline can be an expensive item, so it's important to properly care for it. Here's some useful tips : * Don't Let Kids sit/stand or play with the frame pads. The pad is a preventive in case the kids land too close to the frame. * Don't use...

What's Up With All These Coaches?
If you are anything like me, you may have noticed a tremendous increase in the number of coaches that have appeared recently. Traditionally, coaches existed primarily in the world of sports, but you could also find voice, acting and singing...

White Bread or Whole Wheat Bread?
For any kid who grew up eating doughy, thick Wonder Bread for lunch, the encouragement by dietitians and nutritionists to switch to whole wheat bread can be a tough transition. Bread, like any other part of our diet, is an acquired taste....

Why Aren’t You Using Online Fitness Coaching?
If I were to tell you that you could burn away as much fat as possible by sitting at your computer twiddling your fingers and toes, would you believe me? Well I sure hope you don't! However, losing weight in the confines of your own home at...

Why Buy A Treadmill?
Thinking about buying your own treadmill? Treadmills are still the most popular choice among exercise equipment buyers today. Here are the major benefits of buying your own home treadmill to help you decide if it's right for you: Burn more...

Why Exercise Balls Are The Wonder Exercise Equipment
Exercise balls are the latest invention in exercise equipment. These balls catch every one's fancy because of their shape and attractive colors. However, the real benefit of exercise balls, introduced by a group of Swiss medical therapists, is...

"Why Exercise Bikes Might Be the Ultimate Fitness
Exercise bikes are the first things that come to your mind when you talk about home exercise equipments. Exercise cycles popularly known as exercise bikes have gained so much recognition that they are next to TV in demand and popularity among the...

"Why Exercise Equipment Can Be A Boon For The Working
Exercise equipment manufacturing companies have researched that maintaining health is the one of the foremost goals of every workingman or woman. They feel that without fitness it would be difficult for them to enjoy the life or become successful. ...

"Why Fitness Equipment Must Be A Vital Part Of Your Health
Fitness equipment is playing a vital role in the National Health Campaign. A successful nation needs healthy citizens. It is no secret that the sedentary lifestyle has taken a heavy toll on the health of citizens. Many citizens who could not...

Why Fitness Equipment Must Be A Vital Part Of Your Health
Fitness equipment is playing a vital role in the National Health Campaign. A successful nation needs healthy citizens. It is no secret that the sedentary lifestyle has taken a heavy toll on the health of citizens. Many citizens who could not...

Why Modern Medicine is the Greatest Threat to Health
There is the underlying assumption that modernity translates into better health. A corollary of this logic is that we can live our lives pretty much as we want because we can always buy a repair. You know, the car won't start, the TV is broken,...

Why Treadmills?
Treadmills have experienced substantial growth over the years. They are designed to enhance the most popular form of exercising - running and walking. Treadmills are built on the basic premise that the more effort you put in, the more you will get...

Why You Shouldn't Be Using These Exercises In The Gym
Have you ever imagined using potentially dangerous exercises in your workout? You have to be very careful with strength training equipment because it may not be the most effective or functional available. How do you know that the exercises...

Why Your Cardiovascular Workouts Might Be A Big Waste Of Your Time
What if I were to tell you that most if not all of the cardiovascular exercise you do was worthless? Well, guess what… over 50% of the people who perform cardio in an attempt to burn fat are wasting their time… hours and hours of it! Are you...

Winning at Post-Natal Weight Loss: Six Simple Strategies for New Moms — Part 3
A healthy pregnancy almost always involves weight gain. But now that baby’s here, you’re probably wishing those extra pounds would hurry up and disappear! While it won’t happen overnight, these six simple tips can help you lose that extra weight in...

Winsor Pilates 5 VHS: A Powerful Package
The Winsor Pilates workout program having made a great effort in expanding the nature and functions of Winsor Pilates workout not only created simple tools such as the Winsor Pilates equipments but also opened another trend to fitness industry that...

Winsor Pilates, a Great Addition to Your Exercise Routine
If you turn on the television after midnight you’ll notice that the infomercials for diets, fitness equipment and exercise tapes are becoming more and more popular. Do any of these systems really deliver what they promise? Winsor Pilates is...

Working Out With Low-Impact Elliptical Exercise Machines - Benefits Of Elliptical Cross Trainers
Elliptical exercise machines are soaring in popularity, and for good reason. They are among the most effective pieces of fitness equipment on the market today. The “all over” workout you get with elliptical cross trainers is well suited to many...

Workout and Exercise Equipment At Home
If you want to start exercising in you own home, which kind of exercise equipment do you need? Your workout plan determines exactly which kind of training you are going to start up and the equipment that is necessary for this kind of workout. ...

Workout And Exercise Equipment At Home
If you want to start exercising in you own home, which kind of exercise equipment do you need? Your workout plan determines exactly which kind of training you are going to start up and the equipment that is necessary for this kind of workout. ...

Workouts That Travel
A vacation can do wonders for reducing stress levels, but it can derail a healthy fitness regimen. Even some of the most die-hard exercisers find it difficult to stick with a workout program when away from home. Sure, many have good intentions. They...

Yoga: A Beneficial Exercising Regimen
Yoga is an ancient proven tradition that exists for thousands of years and also one of the most ancient cultural heritages in India. The word yoga means, "to unite". But it does not only mean contemplation but also communion and yoking all powers of...

Yoga Accessories– Getting What You Really Need
Unlike some other sports, you don’t need a lot of yoga accessories when you practice. With yoga, your body is really the most important ‘equipment’ that you need. There are some items that are basic and which can help you be more comfortable and...

You Can Be Active at Any Size
For large people, getting more active can be a daunting challenge. Just walking to the corner can take all the energy you have. But that's the key: You do what you can and build from there. The National Institute on Diabetes and Digestive and...

You Can Do Pilates At Home And Get The Body You've Always Wanted
Pilates is a fitness system developed over 80 years ago and combines elements of weight training, dance, yoga, and circus skills to define and strengthen the body. You can improve your posture, suppleness, strength, and stamina with Pilates....

Your Health and Your Weight
Healthy Living Through The Ages! Like a good friend, a good attitude towards fitness and nutrition doesn't abandon us as we age. It matures right along with us, evolving as our lives change. That means we don't have to give up the activities or...

Your Tax Dollars At Work: Basic Health Tips From The Us Government Nutrition Web Page
Here are some basic health tips from the US Government Nutrition Web page. We've seen it all before but it is all good basic health advice. 1. Start your day with breakfast. Breakfast fills your "empty tank" to get you going after a long night...


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