October 08, 2013 / Category: Fitness Advisor
If you think you can’t get your workout into your day because of work—think again. If you are skipping your workouts due to a busy job and sitting in an office all day, that’s a double sedentary whammy. Sitting too much is detrimental to your health and can increase your risk for a cascade of health ills including obesity, high blood pressure, diabetes, cancer, and depression. Even a little is better than nothing. Here’s how to get a workout at work. Try one of these ideas:
September 30, 2013 / Category: Fitness Advisor
Planning to work out doesn’t count as a workout. Good intentions don’t show up on your body. If you currently live on someday-isle—where promises and hope are part of your fitness plan, you need a little tough love, don’t you? You won’t reap all the benefits to your body, energy level and mind until you commit to getting fit. Here’s your friendly kick-in-the-butt.
September 24, 2013 / Category: Fitness Advisor
There’s nothing like training to become a marathon runner. Where you start and where you finish are miles apart—26.2 miles to be exact. Watching how your body can increasingly cover more miles, at a faster pace when you stick to a training schedule, is an amazing transformation to experience. Here are a few more tools to complete the picture of YOU as a serious marathon runner.