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Why You Should Start Strength Training in Your 60’s and Beyond

The World Health Organization states that ‘Muscle-strengthening activities should be done involving major muscle groups on 2 or more days a week’. This post will explain the benefits if you to adhere to this recommendation and the steps you can take to start your strength training journey. Why Should You Do Strength Training? A common ...

Lose Weight With Pull And Push Exercises

Learn how push and pull moves can help you lose weight. Losing weight can be one of the most frustrating things a person can do: sometimes, no matter how hard you try, you just can’t lose that extra weight you want or need to. There can be several reasons for this, but there’s also a good chance you aren’t doing the proper exercises to ...

5 of the Best Yoga Poses for Women

Check out 5 of the best yoga poses for women. One of the safest and gentlest forms of exercise out there is yoga. Before getting into the best yoga poses for women, here are a few things to remember: • Work with a certified yoga instructor to understand proper form • Stop at the first signs of discomfort – no powering through where ...

Wanna Grab a Quickie? The 2 Minute Workout that Will Kick Your Butt!

I don’t know about you, but I have too much stuff to do. Like you, every day I deal with email, Facebook, tweets, work, pets, family, and so on. Finding time to go to the gym is getting harder and harder each day. Well, have no fear. I have assembled for you a workout you can do anywhere called the 2 Minute Workout that only takes, you guessed ...

Fitness For Beginners

You know - I need to take a step back.  I have been participating in exercise and fitness since 2005.  I started running outside at that time.  Stopped exercising for a few years in 2006 and 2007 to have my son and started back up in 2008 by hiring a personal trainer.  She patiently taught me the various exercises and proper form and started ...

Look what came in the mail – The Bizzy Diet 21-Day Fitness Plan

Going through my email inbox I found a link to this web ad on bodybuilding.com which is a major website for those who work out with weights to build muscle.  There is a host of information on this site who are intense and intent on this way of life. I must have subscribed to something because I received an email which linked me to this page ...