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How To Choose A Gym

How To Choose A Gym

There are many things to consider when choosing a local gym to join. It might even be helpful to make a list of things you are looking for before you start visiting local gyms. Here is a small list to consider. Location and Hours When will you be working out? Is it in...

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Is There Healthy Fast Food?

Is There Healthy Fast Food?

Yes there is, but you have to be smart about what you choose from the menu at every fast food restaurant. There are fast food restaurants that overall offer a lowered calorie solution for meals. We have listed those at the bottom of this article. In order to help you...

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The Benefits of Regular Exercise

The Benefits of Regular Exercise

Improve your physical health – Regular exercise reduces the risk of most physical ailments: heart disease, high blood pressure, high cholesterol, diabetes, colon and breast cancers, and many others. Overall, it increases your immune system and reduces muscle decay....

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Is Coffee Good For You?

Is Coffee Good For You?

It can be, but as with most things in life, moderation is the key. Too much caffeine is not healthy for anyone, especially women who are pregnant, and if your cholesterol levels are too high, but if you limit your daily intake, then there generally shouldn't be an...

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When I Just Don’t Feel Like Working Out

When I Just Don’t Feel Like Working Out

What should you do when you get up and just don't feel like doing anything? WALK. We all have days that we don't want to go to the gym. When that happens, and you have lost all motivation, you need to remember that one of the greatest fixes to mental and emotional...

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Which Weight Loss App Is Right For Me?

Which Weight Loss App Is Right For Me?

Noom Advice, Training, Tracking, Coaching and Education Along with counting calories for weight loss, they teach lifestyle and behavioral changes through educational readings and videos. Noom arranges foods into 3 categories and you can eat what you want, but are...

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Holiday Fitness Ideas and Tips

Holiday Fitness Ideas and Tips

The holiday season is a wonderful time of year, but these 6 weeks can also completely destroy our exercise routines and diets. But, there are some things we can do to counter that and not go backwards on our gains for the year in both health and fitness. Walk If...

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Beginning Cardio – How to Get Started

Beginning Cardio – How to Get Started

Getting Started, Adding Time To Your Workout, Building Endurance How long has it been since you were in good physical shape? How long since you could walk around the block and not be out of breath? It is extremely important that when you finally make the decision to...

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Italian Vegetable Soup

Italian Vegetable Soup

Ingredients 1 (15 oz) can low-sodium cannellini beans, drained and rinsed 1 tbsp olive oil 1/2 large onion, diced (about 1 cup) 2 carrots, diced (about 1/2 cup) 2 stalks celery, diced, (about 1/2 cup) 1 small zucchini, diced (about 1 1/2 cups) 1 clove garlic, minced 1...

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The Chart of Benefits of a Cardio Workout

The Chart of Benefits of a Cardio Workout

When you do cardiovascular exercise on a regular basis, it increases your health in ways that you might not have ever considered. The following graphic from the Cleveland Clinic is excellent for understanding all the potential benefits to doing cardio workouts....

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7 Reasons To Go To The Gym

7 Reasons To Go To The Gym

Although we could probably come up with 50 or more reasons to go to the gym, we will keep it simple and only list what we think is the most critical and popular reasons to go work out several times a week at your favorite gym. Don't Worry - Be Happy ... Relieves...

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Is Running Good or Bad For You?

Is Running Good or Bad For You?

Running is often viewed upon as an activity that can be damaging to you body.But is that true, especially considering that it improves your cardiovascular fitness? Runners talk about cardiovascular benefits and the freedom that running can bring. Non-runners will talk...

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THE Basic Smoothie Recipe

THE Basic Smoothie Recipe

With only the 2 most basic smoothie ingredients, you can make practically any flavor combination of smoothie in the world. Let your imagination run. TOTAL TIMELess than 10 minutes INGREDIENTS2 cups frozen or fresh fruit (any kind)1 cup of your preferred liquid (almond...

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