It makes perfect sense. Instead of driving to work and back each day—which uses gas and does absolutely nothing for your rear or your stress level—you bike your way to work, miss the traffic, burn some calories, get an energy boost, and s... Read more
Whether you want to cut down on pollution or you want to get in shape, riding a bike is a great way to get around. But your trip could end in tragedy if you don’t ride safely. Just like driving a vehicle on the road, cyclists must observe what&... Read more
Depending on where you live, weather conditions can vary greatly throughout the year. If you enjoy exercising outdoors, the different seasons certainly bring their share of joys and sorrows. Who wouldn’t enjoy walking, running, or biking on a w... Read more
If you are new to exercise, here are some important health and safety tips so you can start your walking program off on the right foot.
Always check with your doctor before starting an exercise program. He or she may require that you... Read more
Fitness can be incredibly simple. Sometimes, the most effective workouts don't need celebrity spokespeople or a payment plan. Walking and running are excellent ways to stay in shape year-round. These basic workouts are convenient, feasible al... Read more
Hello, I recently got a bike and so badly want to start riding it to school and back but I'm embarrassed when I'm on it around a lot of people, because a) I'm super wobbly still b) I'm 370 lbs and scared the bike won't hold me and will crash to the g... Read more
I've been hanging my clothes out for a few years now. The first ever bird poo incident occurred a couple of weeks ago. It was surprisingly larger than I expected something like that would be, meaning it wasn't hummingbird poo.... Read more
Took out my summer clothes to find nothing fits anymore! Talk about an eye opener😞 figured I'd try tracking calories, I have about 20lbs to lose at least! Let me hear some success stories, who here has lost some of their weight towards their goa... Read more
Anyone else like hanging clothes on a Line to dry? My dryer broke a couple of months ago and I've not gotten around to fixing it because I prefer the smell of clothes dried by the sun. It's also fun to hang clothes and save on electric.... Read more
I bought several of those little belt-attachment or keychain-attachment battery-powered bike lights (the ones that bikers use to ride at night; they're sold in bike shops and outdoor equipment stores), and I keep one in each of my carrybags, so that... Read more
Editor's Note: Since moving to Cincinnati in 2009, Sam Klontz has commuted from his downtown apartment to his office in northern Kentucky--about 25 miles round trip--via bicycle almost every day year-round. Co-founder of the Cincinnati-area amateur r... Read more
When I heard the story about Mike Tyson's 4-year-old daughter dying in a freak treadmill accident, I assumed this kind of thing was pretty rare. I was surprised to learn that thousands of young children are treated in hospitals for treadmill-rela... Read more
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