Tag: fitness

Top Athlete Recovery Techniques You Can Do at Home

You may have seen images of professional athletes soaking in ice baths or sweating in saunas. Neither of these is very practical for recreational athletes who are simply interested in keeping fit. In fact, recent research suggests that those ice-filled tubs aren’t such a good idea after all. But since recovery is an integral part […]

Strategies for Sweet Tooths: Sticking to Your Diet

Let’s face it, we all have our weaknesses when it comes to food, and for many of us, it is the irresistible allure of sweet treats. The struggle is real, especially when you are trying to stick to a diet, but your sweet tooth keeps calling. This article will offer practical strategies for sweet tooths […]

What Is Good Sleep Hygiene, and How Does It Affect Our Health?

Our world is fast-paced, with demands and distractions abound. This often makes it difficult to get a good night’s sleep. However, the significance of sleep cannot be overstated when it comes to your overall health. Sleep hygiene includes the various practices of your bedtime routine leading to your quality of sleep. As such, it plays […]

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 […]

What Is Workout Recovery & Why Is It Important?

A proper fitness regime consists of more than just exercise, it involves many moving parts, each working toward the same goal of healthier, stronger, and growing bodies. Acts of physical movement, proper nutritional intake, and rest, a recovery stage, are essential to maximizing one’s fitness journey. Implementing recovery to your workout routine offers many benefits, […]

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 […]

Some of the Benefits of Joining an Online Yoga Studio

Are you tired of going to physical studios and not finding the right class at the right time? Joining an online yoga studio might be the perfect solution for you. They offer a wide variety of classes and provide flexibility in terms of location and time. We explore the primary benefits of joining an online […]

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) […]