Snow enthusiasts everywhere are counting down the days until they can hit the slopes. Both skiing and snowboarding are fun and exciting winter pursuits. But these demanding physical activities also pose high risks. Without proper training, you won... Read more
Why do you exercise? Whether you want to increase your energy, reduce your health risks, or lose some unwanted pounds, do you ever wonder if all that working out is working for you? That's where fitness assessments come in, and they can be great... Read more
Weight training is a critical component to the success of an athlete.
By becoming stronger and increasing muscular endurance, an athlete is able to perform more efficiently and is better able to avoid injury. Furthermore, there are a numbe... Read more
It’s an age-old question, with no right answers. If you have to do both in the same day, does it matter whether you do strength training or cardio first? SparkPeople’s Fitness Experts voice their opinions on this hot topic.
Dean Ande... Read more
Eight to twelve cups of water daily, that’s what the SparkPeople plan suggests. Whether you are having a hard time drinking that much water, or just want to drink a variety of beverages (coffee, tea, diet soda, juice), many dieters challenge an... Read more
When you say within 1200, do you mean within your range and above 1200? Because if you're eating less than 1200 it's not good for you and can stop you from getting results because you're not getting enough nutrients. Otherwise, it could be that ...... Read more
Just got a3 mile walk in meaning i got my steps miles and time for workout accomplished on my fitbit jsr need to burn my calorie burn hope everyone is having a good day mine has improved funny how a walk can release stress... Read more
Happy monday!! New week means a fresh start!! My goal this week is to stay at about 1100 calories, walk 4 miles a Minimum of 4 days and drink 64 Oz of water 5 days. How do I give permission to add photo? Have a great week!! everyone!#techsupport... Read more
MADFUNSPARK - what do you mean by sub team? If you access the full desktop version of our website from your phone, you can get to the entire website. Where are you perhaps looking at the mobile website?... Read more
I was reminded at the gym this morning (seeing half-hearted workouts around me) that just because you're moving doesn't mean that you're necessarily getting fitter and stronger, though it's a good start. As you're thinking about how you're improving... Read more
Need another reason to get fit? New research shows that endurance-trained athletes have a higher resting metabolism than those who don't exercise. This suggests that they burn energy faster than sedentary people even without exercising--and the dif... Read more
Aerobic exercise (think running, biking, and jumping rope) is good for your health, helps with weight loss and generally makes you feel good. But believe it or not, you can have too much of a good thing—even exercise. It's impor... Read more
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