Tag: advice

Tips for Overcoming the Lack of Motivation To Exercise

We’ve all been there, the moment when the couch seems more appealing than the gym, and your motivation to exercise is at an all-time low. While these moments may cause you to consider your physical and mental health, you shouldn’t worry. With the following tips to overcome the lack of motivation to exercise, you can […]

Injured & Working Out | Working out 1 Side, How To Train Around It & Stay Fit

INJURIES SUCK. There’s no getting around it. Especially when you’re unable to use one of your limbs, whether you’re in a cast, a brace, or just limited by a doctor’s guidance. In one of the videos below, Men’s Health fitness director Ebenezer Samuel, C.S.C.S., shares how if approached properly (and with your doctor’s approval) there […]

Sweating It Out? Keep It Clean!

When you hit the gym, you’re there to shed calories, not decorum. Keeping things clean is not just a matter of good manners, it’s about everyone’s well-being. Imagine working out in a place that’s as fresh as a daisy, where every weight and treadmill is a clean slate for your fitness conquest. That’s the dream, […]

Sculpting Success: How Self-Image Affects Professional Growth

When you are focusing on growing professionally, it’s easy to let your appearance fall by the wayside. At the very least, you may think that your outward presentation and internal self-image aren’t affecting your career trajectory. However, how you perceive yourself plays a large role in your path to success. It runs deeper than finding […]

How Long Should You Rest Between Sets During a Workout?

Exercise is essential for keeping your body healthy, but rest is just as important. Implementing the right rest periods between sets during your workout is crucial in helping you achieve your goals. Read on to learn some of the optimal rest times between sets for various fitness objectives and gain helpful insights for a better […]

The Importance of Refreshing Your Workout Routine

Working out is essential to maintaining a healthy lifestyle, but as with any routine, your go-tos may become stale and less effective over time. However, countering these effects by changing your exercise regime and fostering better fitness results is possible. Read on to learn about the importance of refreshing your workout routine so that you […]

Indulge Without Regret: Mastering Your Vacation Fitness and Nutrition Game

If you’re like many people, you worry you’ll be too tempted to overindulge on the tasty foods at your vacation destination. You may fear that your diet and healthy eating habits will go out the window. While that’s always possible, if you make smart decisions and find ways to eat good meals and exercise when […]

Nurturing Healthy Habits: A Guide for Parents to Foster Wellness in Their Teens

At the top of the list of priorities concerning your teen should be their health and wellness. Poor mental health and obesity can negatively affect how your teen feels about themselves and how they behave, ultimately harming their overall quality of life. Unfortunately, it’s a rising issue among young people.  The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) […]

Some of The Most Common Reasons You’re Not Losing Weight

Losing weight can feel like an uphill battle for many people, especially if you have tried several diet and workout routines without seeing any significant results. However, before you throw in the towel, take a moment to self-reflect because there could be a valid explanation as to why you are not seeing any progress. Look […]

What To Know Before Performing Barbell Exercises

Barbell exercises are one of the most effective and popular ways to build strength and grow muscle. Whether you train for sports competitions or just aim to improve your fitness, doing barbell exercises—such as the squat, deadlift, and bench press—provides many benefits.  However, before you start loading up the barbell, you should know a few […]