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Ankle Wrist Weight Resources

Below are top resources on SparkPeople for Ankle Wrist Weight.

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A Beginner's Guide to Yoga

Yoga, which comes from the Sanskrit yuj word meaning "union," originated in India more than 5,000 years ago. There are many forms of yoga, but in general, yoga focuses on breathing techniques (pranayama), postures (asanas), flexibility, and...  Read more

Types of Arthritis

When you hear the term "arthritis," you probably imagine painful and stiff joints. While that is pretty accurate (arthritis literally means "joint inflammation"), there are actually over 100 different types of arthritis, which is...  Read more

Exercises for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

You don’t want to complain, but lately you have felt a little tingling or numbness in your hand and wrist. Sometimes, the pain is sharp. Other times it seems to travel from your wrist up through your arm. You try to shake it off but it just won...  Read more

Easy Vacation Exercises

We love them, we look forward to them, we talk about them for weeks before and weeks after – vacations. Those 1-2 weeks of the year when we get away from it all – work, responsibilities, car pools. Unfortunately, there is something el...  Read more

Seated Stretching Routine

When you spend a lot of time sitting, especially at a desk or computer, it's important to take stretch breaks. A couple of breaks each day will help you stay alert and keep stiffness at bay. This set of stretches is perfect for people who are alr...  Read more

Weight Loss Well I'm 14, 5'8", and 193 Lb. I star
Updated 2/27/2015 12:14:38 AM

Weight Loss Well I'm 14, 5'8", and 193 Lb. I started exercise and diet in December, but sometimes during sports practice I feel like I'm not going hard enough, and I'm trying to find the line between lazy and tired....  Read more

So hard to lose weight with a food addiction. When
Updated 2/26/2015 10:05:04 AM

So hard to lose weight with a food addiction. When I stress I eat. That's my main problem. What can do to help with this?...  Read more

I'm 6'1" and my current weight is 301lbs. Looking
Updated 2/25/2015 11:00:30 PM

I'm 6'1" and my current weight is 301lbs. Looking for buddies to keep me motivated. I have a tendency to get down on myself too quickly. I'm always looking for new and fun healthy foods to try also!...  Read more

How do i change my weight. I just started on this
Updated 2/25/2015 9:03:37 PM

How do i change my weight. I just started on this...  Read more

Ok, here's the thing-- losing weight is hard but i
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Ok, here's the thing-- losing weight is hard but it's doable. Just keep at it. Make sure you get at least a ten minute walk each day and find out what works for you. Read people's blogs, ~Indygirl for example. It takes a while to start working......  Read more

Avoid Ankle weights, use a weighted vest instead

Instead of using weights on your extremities, increase your intensity - either go faster, or use incline and interval training to increase the intensity of your workouts. If you need to add weights, consider a weighted vest. You will suffer fewer i...  Read more

You May Think Your Not Losing But...

Buy a scale that displays your weight in digital numbers, this way you can see even the littlest progress, whether it's four tenths of a pound or eight tenths of a pound. You can buy Conair WW39 Weight Watchers Digital Glass Weight Scalefor about $...  Read more

TOPS Friends

Friends from a TOPS weight loss support group. Welcome all TOPS and KOPS!...  Read more

You Asked: ''Is It Safe to Wear Wrist or Ankle Weights While Walking or Exercising?''

SparkPeople's fitness experts advise against wearing wrist and ankle weights while doing cardio exercise and other general daily activities. Even though they are lightweight (usually two pounds or less), the risk of injuring yourself by wearing t...  Read more

4 Workouts for People with Limited Mobility

By Beth Donovan (~INDYGIRL)Being disabled or having chronic pain or illness makes exercise difficult if not impossible. Some days I wake up and just want to stay under the covers in bed, where the pain is at its best level of control. That's no k...  Read more