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Upper Body Weight Exercises Resources

Below are top resources on SparkPeople for Upper Body Weight Exercises.

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Medicine Ball Training

Medicine balls are a great way to exercise any area of your body, whether upper, lower, or core. There are different sized exercise balls from 2-12, that you can use for numerous different exercises. Medicine ball training is suitable for...  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

How to Use the Arm Ergometer

Upper body (arm) ergometers aren't a gym staple, but they're becoming more readily available in physical therapy offices, hospitals, universities and modern gyms. Targeted to meet the fitness needs of individuals who cannot use their legs for...  Read more

Add Strength Training for Lean Muscles

Before Gail Devers won the 100-meter dash at the 1992 Olympics, she spent countless hours on the track. But you know where else she spent her time? In the gym, doing strength training. Not to gain weight, but to keep her muscles strong. The comm...  Read more

Easy Vacation Exercises

We love them, we look forward to them, we talk about them for weeks before and weeks after – vacations. Those 1-2 weeks of the year when we get away from it all – work, responsibilities, car pools. Unfortunately, there is something el...  Read more

Day two on the weight loss journey. So far so good
Updated 9/28/2016 9:20:30 PM

Day two on the weight loss journey. So far so good. Need to buckle down on these calories though😔...  Read more

I am 5'5" and 192 lbs- ready to focus on my weight. I track calories, I workout 1-2 hours a day with
Updated 9/28/2016 8:40:05 PM

I am 5'5" and 192 lbs- ready to focus on my weight. I track calories, I workout 1-2 hours a day with both strength training & cardio, I could improve my water intake (about 40 oz a day) &my sleep (5-6 hours a night. Other ideas welcome. #needadvice...  Read more

I have been losing weight and staying in my calori
Updated 9/28/2016 6:58:25 PM

I have been losing weight and staying in my calorie range. I have been trying new recipes. So today I decided to make a recipe for healthy cookies. They were good. Ask me how I know I ate eight of them. Not so healthy anymore but I walked afterwards....  Read more

Ran/walked for 250+ miles in the last 4+ months..didn't lose any weight per scale..The shape and siz
Updated 9/28/2016 5:16:25 PM

Ran/walked for 250+ miles in the last 4+ months..didn't lose any weight per scale..The shape and size of belly looks the same..the cloths fit a bit lose..I am 44 year male at 165lb, height 5'5"..what is going on..help me lose weight #firstpost...  Read more

Tap MySpark - Settings - Manage Goals - Weight Goa
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Tap MySpark - Settings - Manage Goals - Weight Goal. You can change your goal weight and goal date there. Be sure to tap the checkmark or Save button to save your changes. Spark_Merle...  Read more

exercising with injuries

If you find yourself with a lower body injury, don't stop exercising, but rather focus on the upper body. If you are faced with an upper body injury then again, focus on lower body exercises. This way you will never have a reason to be without exerci...  Read more

Added hand weights and walking

When I am walking on my treadmill I wear the wrap around hand weights that they use for kick boxing on and really do a lot of upper body movement. I have used my heartrate monitor to compare and it increases my HR and Kcal burned significantly. I j...  Read more

TOPS Friends

Friends from a TOPS weight loss support group. Welcome all TOPS and KOPS!...  Read more

Another Reason to Try Pilates: Sculpted Arms

I love Pilates. Having practiced the method for more than five years, I can't imagine my workout routine without it. My once-persistent back pain is virtually nonexistent these days, an improvement that I attribute to the core strength I've g...  Read more

6 Killer Tank-Top Arm Workouts for Every Level

Sleeveless dresses, tank tops, a defined bicep, hauling the week's groceries inside with just one trip--there are a lot of great reasons to work to have strong arms. Working some weights and upper body exercises in to your routine reaps a world o...  Read more