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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

I am new at this. I am very over weight. I am also
Updated 8/24/2015 12:51:11 AM

I am new at this. I am very over weight. I am also a diabetic. I just need encouragement to do this. I am determined to drop the weight. thanks in advance...  Read more

Hi.. I think I need a weight loss buddy, I have be
Updated 8/23/2015 5:30:08 AM

Hi.. I think I need a weight loss buddy, I have been struggling for two years now after having a child and in need of some extra help with somebody that knows what they're doing to achieve some progress please x...  Read more

Need to stop talking and start losing weight
Updated 8/23/2015 1:59:39 AM

Need to stop talking and start losing weight...  Read more

As we all know going through any weight loss journ
Updated 8/22/2015 10:28:11 PM

As we all know going through any weight loss journey can be difficult at times, but it has its rewards. I'm looking to connect with people so we can encourage and hold each other accountable through this journey. Support system is key! ??...  Read more

I'm 36 255. actually gaining weight which I'm ok w
Updated 8/22/2015 10:29:34 PM

I'm 36 255. actually gaining weight which I'm ok with cause it's muscle. slowly loosing my belly. need some motivation close to me in alamosa colorado would be better....  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

ZUMBA,WII, ANKLE & WRIST WEIGHTS

I am 49 and have discovered WII FIt and other Wii exercise video games that include dancing, dodge ball, boxing and other fun exercise! This way of exercising is so fun that I love exercising now and not hate it anymore as I had all of my life!!! I...  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