What are 8 Things that I Need in my Gym Bag?

Whether you’ve recently embarked on a fitness journey or are making plans to get in better shape, there’s a good chance you’ve joined a local gym. Having a gym membership can be a great way to stay motivated and enjoy access to […]

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What are the Benefits of Cardio Exercises?

You know you need to hit the gym, but sometimes, it’s tough to get off the couch. This is especially true if your only motivation is a slimmer aesthetic. In reality, however, the benefits of cardio exercise extend well beyond […]

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Should I Exercise while Sick?

When you’re feeling under the weather, the last thing you probably want to think about doing is going for a run on the treadmill. However, there are some situations where exercising while you’re sick can actually be beneficial, potentially shortening […]

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What Exercises should I Do while Pregnant?

Pregnancy isn’t comfortable. The farther along you get, the more pronounced those uncomfortable symptoms will become. Between the backaches and ankle swelling, it is no wonder that so many women stop exercising during pregnancy. However, staying active during pregnancy can help you […]

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How does Exercise Affect Mental Health?

Exercise is one of the best ways to naturally improve your mental health. While it may be hard to motivate yourself to exercise when you’re feeling the effects of depression, anxiety, and other stressors, there really is no better way […]

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How to Make Exercising a Habit

Have you started neglecting your health and fitness routine? If so, then you’re not alone. For most people, starting an exercise plan is easy enough—but sticking to it is an entirely different story. Consider, for example, the fact that less than […]

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How to Lift Weights Properly

When you decide to start lifting weights, your first question is likely, “What workouts will get me the best results?” Or perhaps your concern revolves around how to use weight training to most effectively lose weight. However, these are not […]

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Best Way to Restart Exercise to Lose Weight

If you’ve gained a lot of weight and gotten out of shape, join the club. It happens to many people, so don’t beat yourself up about it. Criticizing yourself just causes stress — and being stressed out makes it harder […]

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Tips to Get your Summer Body Ready

Spring is in the air, which means swimsuit season is right around the corner. If you want to feel good about slipping into your bathing suit, now is the time to begin working on your summer body! Whether you gained […]