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Lying Leg Curl Machine Resources

Below are top resources on SparkPeople for Lying Leg Curl Machine.

How to Use the Leg Curl Machine

Proper form is important for any exercise. When using machines, where weight targets specific muscles in specific ways, it’s even more important. This gym staple is a machine that many people use improperly. Avoid injury by making sure you&rsqu...  Read more

Strength Training with a Disability

Whether you have a disability or a chronic condition that limits your mobility, exercise doesn't have to be out of reach or even painful. In fact, depending on your condition, your health care provider has probably recommended that you increase y...  Read more

No Need to Stretch the Truth about Resistance Bands

You hear about them. You see people using them in the gym. They’re in stores, on TV, and have entire fitness classes designed around them. You think about these stretchy bands and what good (if any) they do. You want to know: What are the b...  Read more

Exercising with a Stability Ball

A fitness trend is sweeping the nation that involves balancing oneself on an oversized ball while performing functional resistance movements. The ball is referred to as a "physio" or "Swiss" ball and has grabbed the attention of n...  Read more

Reference Guide to Strength Training

SparkPeople’s Exercise Reference Guides offer an in-depth look at the principles of fitness. Every movement we make—from walking to driving—involves our muscles. Muscles are unique. They have the ability to relax, contract, and...  Read more

As my user name implies my legs are wheels I need
Updated 7/26/2016 11:22:53 AM

As my user name implies my legs are wheels I need to know if anyone has seen a Tai Chi video 4 DVD for individuals in wheelchairs. Are there any possible yoga poses for individuals in a wheelchair? If you could help me out I'd appreciate it. #fitness...  Read more

Advice for losing arm flab? I keep getting leg and
Updated 7/26/2016 9:00:47 AM

Advice for losing arm flab? I keep getting leg and cardio, I try to lift some 5 lb weights (because I've lost so much strength from being idle for so long) and don't really know what else I should he doing?...  Read more

I was doing leg extensions and last week I was say
Updated 7/25/2016 3:00:24 PM

I was doing leg extensions and last week I was saying how bad my knees were so I've been doing more leg extensions and leg presses and eliptical in hopes it would give strength...I got on the leg press today and my knee was not hurting it felt good...  Read more

New record on the leg sled! 180lbs!
Updated 7/24/2016 8:43:37 PM

New record on the leg sled! 180lbs!...  Read more

#exercise I walked a lot yesterday My legs hurt all night long. Used some pain cream and
Updated 7/25/2016 7:56:42 AM

#exercise I walked a lot yesterday My legs hurt all night long. Used some pain cream and resting my feet to . May be time for a new pair of shoes. I walked 3 miles and I have not done that in years about 6 yrs maybe...  Read more

Seated Leg Curl Machine, dangerous?!

If you get the Tip of the Day email, then you got this one, today. Are you asking for a knee injury? is the subject line. I could not get this machine to fit me, even with the instructor's help. It would put too much pressure against my knee and u...  Read more

Add Movement to Everything

While you do things at home or work, add some strength training, stretching or cardio moves to what you are already doing. While brushing teeth you can do leg lifts; while talking on the phone grab a hand weight for curls; while cleaning add some dan...  Read more

Weight Training for a Healthier Life

This team is for anyone with an interest in living healthier through incorporating weight training by using free weights, weight machines, cardio techniques or other equipment such as medicine balls....  Read more

10 Full Body Gym Exercises for the Beginner

Last week's fitness blog featured strength training exercises a beginner could do at home. This week's blog features those exercises that allow you to do a full-body workout routine in the gym. If you feel you do not have time to incorporate al...  Read more

2 Full Body Exercise Routines for Better Sleep

This past Monday kicked off National Sleep Awareness Week (March 7th-13th) bringing attention to the important role sleep plays, not only in our overall health, but our weight loss journey as well. Studies have shown that over the years the amount o...  Read more