If you’re like most women, swimsuit season isn’t your favorite time of year. But every body is beautiful and deserves to have some fun in the sun. Whether you’re full-figured, small-chested, straight up and down or have some extra &... Read more
Heart disease is not a disease that only affects men. According to the American Heart Association (AHA), heart disease kills more than 500,000 women annually. In 2001, well over half of the people who died from heart disease were women.
Yet... Read more
When you're injured, ice is like gold. In fact, it is an essential treatment for most sports injuries. It is one of the key ways to reduce the inflammation that occurs when you have some type of muscle tear, tendonitis, sprain or strain.
The... Read more
Fashion comes and goes, but style is timeless. The best way to always look your stylish best is to learn which silhouettes flatter your body type. When you highlight your assets, you'll feel more confident and your beauty will radiate from within... Read more
A cool wind whipped around me as I crested the final hill along my running route. "Ah, relief!" I thought, pulling my dripping T-shirt away from my skin. This will cool me off. But instead of making me feel refreshed, the wind chilled me to... Read more
Hi all! I've gained about 12 lbs in the past year, and it's getting to the point where my pants don't fit well anymore. At times (especially after I eat) they get so tight that I have to unbutton them behind my desk at work. I really REALLY want to l... Read more
This week I realized I went down a pants size. I went shopping for clothes thought I was size 22, but to my surprise I tried on a size 20 pants that was on sale and I really wonted those pants, I thought maybe I should try them on and see if it fits... Read more
Hello! As you may be able to tell from my ticker, I am pretty close to my goal. I have plateaued around 145 lbs for the past couple of weeks and have been disappointed to hit a wall so close to my goal. But, I press on!
Strangely, when I went... Read more
I am new to the boards here but I am looking for some advice. I was diagnosed with a lumbar spinal fracture 3 months ago after a snowboarding fall back in december. The only pain I had was to the touch in the specific area of the injury... Read more
Summer swimming gives way to fall hiking, and our once too-hot-to-handle weather is whisked away by cool breezes and darker mornings.As the seasons change, so do our workouts—and our wardrobes.Here's some of the cutest, coolest and newest t... Read more
Some women can't wait for the latest fashions to hit their local department store, but for me I get that same thrill when I walk into my local running specialty store. I must confess in the five years since I took up running I have bought more pairs... Read more
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