Advertisement -- Learn more about ads on this site.
Advertisement -- Learn more about ads on this site.

Flexibility At Work Resources

Below are top resources on SparkPeople for Flexibility At Work.

0SHARES
Reference Guide to Stretching

SparkPeople’s Exercise Reference Guides offer an in-depth look at the principles of fitness. Stretching comes naturally to all of us. You might notice that if you have been sitting in a particular position for a long time, you stretch unco...  Read more

Stretching Should Not Be Missing In Action

When you think about working out—or even see it on TV, in movies, or at your own gym—does stretching come to mind? Probably not. Stretching is easily ignored, even in commercials for gyms. Yet it's an important part of any fitnes...  Read more

9 Myths & Misconceptions about Pilates

When I tell people that I'm a master Pilates trainer, I get a lot of interesting reactions. People who practice and love Pilates are quick to ask their burning questions or express their envy at my "dream" job. But many people who are l...  Read more

6 Ways to Maintain Your Mental Flexibility

When you first start making room for healthy habits in your busy life, being a stickler can be beneficial—setting a workout schedule, planning your meals in advance, saying no to things that get in the way of your goals.  Without giving yo...  Read more

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

Need a little advise, I have no issue working out
Updated 9/18/2014 11:28:32 PM

Need a little advise, I have no issue working out in fact I was at the gym for almost 2 hours today. I must admit my eating habits are bad. I eat way to late sometimes and I hardly eat 3 meals a day. Any advise on eating and food....  Read more

Checking in, I worked out this morning for 15 min,
Updated 9/17/2014 4:03:05 PM

Checking in, I worked out this morning for 15 min, and logged all my food :) but my lunch was much much more then I thought it would be :( any ideas for a lite dinner?...  Read more

Have one bad Knee and I need to start working out.
Updated 9/18/2014 12:23:40 PM

Have one bad Knee and I need to start working out. It's been awhile new to start slow. Never been a runner any suggestions? And I don't belong to a gym or rec can't really afford it right now...  Read more

Hello I need help im going to be working all day a
Updated 9/17/2014 9:52:11 AM

Hello I need help im going to be working all day and did not have time to fix a meal and im going out to but a chicken Cesar salad from pollo tropical are they bad to eat im not eating the cheese on croutons just the chicken dressing and salad help...  Read more

I need to get off my butt. I work such long hours
Updated 9/17/2014 1:02:04 AM

I need to get off my butt. I work such long hours I'm struggling with making time for working out and taking care of myself. Help!...  Read more

Flexibility

I find something that really makes cardio exercise much more enjoyable is to first improve flexibility, then strength, and then increase cardio....  Read more

Do your yoga!

Working nights and getting home late, I sometimes find it hard to sleep. I've taken to putting my yoga mat out next to my bed before I go to work. When I get home, instead of sitting on the couch watching TV until I'm tired enough to sleep, I get in...  Read more

Dog Lovers

Anyone who does activities with their dogs, does volunteer or professional work pertaining to dogs, or just loves dogs, etc. Where we encourage laughter and participation....  Read more

The Journey Back to a Fitter Me: Finding Activities I Enjoy

Last week I started a new series about my Journey Back to a Fitter Me.  I’m trying to get back on track after having my third child, and I’m hoping that anyone who’s struggling to start and maintain a regular fitness routine wi...  Read more

Stretch Your Muscles with Strength Training

Although not everyone agrees about when to stretch, how long to stretch or what to stretch, most people include stretching as a regular part of their exercise routine. Research has shown that flexibility and range of motion decrease as we age. Regu...  Read more