April 29, 2014 // Category: Fitness Advisor
We all know a trip to the gym can burn calories, build strength and improve heart health, but it doesn’t stop there. When you’re on a Stairclimber working your glutes, you’re also working your mental muscles. That’s right, just like a Sudoku, exercise trains your brain!
February 25, 2014 // Category: Fitness Advisor
Have you ever tried planking on top of a fridge? How about on a desk, a train or on top of a billboard sign? No? Neither have I. But we have all laughed at those crazy viral photos of “planking” in unique places. Although their form isn’t quite up to par, these plank daredevils are onto something – a plank is truly one of the best core exercises ever. No need to do endless crunches or break out expensive equipment: planking is an easy, all-terrain, effective exercise.