For shoulders and arms, few gym machines are more effective than the Overhead Press. It works the deltoid muscles, or the sides of your shoulders, which are good for lifting boxes from shelves or picking up a small child. If you’ve never used t... Read more
In this exercise, movement will come from the shoulders and elbows.
Start by sitting on the seat and adjusting the leg-restraint pad to the appropriate height. Your feet should be flat on the floor and the pad should help keep your l... Read more
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In a new series of videos, Coach Nicole will demonstrate some of her favorite... Read more
Exercise beginners usually try to make up for lost time by going all out their first week. The result? Injury or intense soreness. Pain does not necessarily mean gain.
Many injuries occur at joints, where bones meet and provide motion. An enormo... Read more
When I first started running, I felt sore and tight, despite stretching thoroughly afterwards. I started thinking that running wasn't meshing well with my yoga practice. Yoga helped me loosen my muscles, but running only seemed to tighten them. A... Read more
So one of the things that is said to derail weight loss is eating in front of the tv because of the tendency to fall into the habit of mindless eating. I definitely find myself doing this more than is probably good for me.
I tend to eat in fron... Read more
I started doing this SparkPeople thing about a week ago and so far I have been quite successful with sticking to my calorie intake and my fast break goals. However, I am finding it hard to convince myself to exercise because I don't like... Read more
Hi, I'm trying to walk and I get burning pain in the front of my lower legs from halfway down from the knee to where the ankle meets the foot. Is this shin splints or just a lack of muscle? What should I do?... Read more
I want to get into running but I hate to run in front of other people all my life I have been made fun of for the way I run not only in school but it is also a big family joke out will get brought up some how at least once during any family get toge... Read more
This series of yoga poses will help you open your hips, stretch your hamstrings and energize your body. Designed for someone with a basic knowledge of yoga, use these poses to strengthen and lengthen.You'll need a yoga mat for this practice, alon... Read more
Spring is around the corner, which means you'll be bringing your short sleeved and sleeveless tops out of storage in no time. Speaking of baring your arms: Are yours in tip-top shape? If not, you could help build strength and muscle tone in the m... Read more
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