Workout Tips

Tips For Enjoyable Workouts

With the holidays coming up and lots of food-oriented events, establishing workout routines ahead of time can help prevent weight gains from Thanksgiving and Christmas goodies. The TOPS Club, Inc. (Take Off Pounds Sensibly), a nonprofit weight-loss support organization, offers these tips to make your workout routine more enjoyable: Physical activity is essential to a […]

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7 Tips For Improving Your Workout

Credit: Noah Neiman Celebrity trainer and fitness instructor Noah Neiman of Barrys Bootcamp offered these tips for improving your workout and day-to-day lifestyle. Follow him on Twitter @noahDneiman: How to Spice Up Your Exercise Routine: 1. Do High Intensity Interval Training (H.I.I.T.): While there have always been disparaging views on the best forms of fitness throughout the years, […]

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The 10-minute Workout

By Ryan Healy Ryan Healy is a personal trainer for the Lynch/van Otterloo (LVO) YMCA in Marblehead. She is a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist through the NSCA, and earned her BS in Exercise Sports Science from Elon University. Find more posts by her in conjunction with the LVO YMCA at yhealthandwellness.wordpress.com[1]. She can be […]

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Flexible Fitness: Tips For A Safe Gardening Workout

Gardening and yard work have many benefits. In addition to providing stress relief and an outlet for creativity, gardening and yard work are excellent activities to get us moving. In fact, in the Centers for Disease Controls 2008 Physical Activity Guidelines for Americans, gardening is a suggested form of moderate-to-vigorous activity. Anyone who has lifted […]

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