What are the Major Muscle Groups?

Major Muscle Groups

Being familiar with all the muscles in the body will help you plan your daily workouts to help tone problem areas, build muscle, or lose weight. Each muscle group has a specific function. In this article, we will describe the major muscle groups in . . .  Read more >

10 Ways to Get Fitness Motivation

Fitness Motivation

For some people, motivation to exercise may come from the desire to be healthy. For others, it may be to lose weight. You may think that motivation will come to you if you wait long enough – that you’ll wake up one day and have that willingness . . .  Read more >

Strength Training for Beginners – 5 Important Tips

Strength Training for Beginners

Strength training (also known as resistance training or weight training) is a type of exercise that induces muscular contraction to build strength, muscle size, and anaerobic endurance. There’s a misconception that strength training is only applicable . . .  Read more >

What is Pilates? A Beginner’s Guide

What is Pilates

Pilates is an exercise system developed by Joseph Pilates. It is practiced worldwide, especially in countries such as the United States, Canada, and the United Kingdom. Globally, there are about 11 million people practicing Pilates on a regular basis. . . .  Read more >

Finding Time to Exercise Despite a Busy Schedule

Finding Time to Exercise

We all know that exercise is very important. Yet, one common excuse for not exercising enough is “I don’t have time.” While it can be difficult to find time to exercise, that doesn’t mean that it’s okay to live a sedentary lifestyle. Exercise . . .  Read more >

What is a Keto Diet? And is it Safe?

Ketogenic Diet

What is a keto diet? The ketogenic diet is incredibly popular nowadays — offering a low-carb, high-fat way of eating to help burn body fat and improve energy levels. While it’s very similar to many low-carb diets, the ketogenic diet specifically . . .  Read more >

Stationary Bike Pros and Cons

Stationary Bike

If you’re into fitness, you’ve probably heard of the stationary bike. It’s an exercise bike complete with a saddle, pedals, and handlebars like a normal bike. Stationary bikes are good for losing weight while toning your legs and thighs. If you’re . . .  Read more >

Why Sleep is Important and How to Get Enough Sleep

How to Get Enough Sleep

Why is sleep so important? The fact is, sleep is just as important to your health as diet and exercise. Sleep deprivation can cause many health issues, increase stress and even cause you to gain weight. The  . . .  Read more >

5 Ways to Achieve Fitness in the Workplace

Fitness in the Workplace

Sitting at a desk all day may not be the best way to improve productivity, and may even negatively impact your health. Getting exercise during the day can help boost your productivity and your physical fitness. Improving fitness can also help reduce . . .  Read more >

What are Resistance Bands or Exercise Bands?

Girls Using Resistance Bands

What are resistance bands? Resistance bands or exercise bands are bands made of rubber and are usually available in various sizes, colors, and lengths. People often use them for training when recovering from injury, in light workouts, or as part of . . .  Read more >