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Gym or Trail: Is It Really Healthier to Exercise Outside?

Itís summertime, which means prime time for fitness. If you work out consistently, youíre either logging hours in the air-conditioned gym or living it up in the unpredictable elements of the outdoors.…

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5 Habits to Help You Stay Fit at Any Age

There's a lot of contradictory information on fitness out there ó itís easy to get overwhelmed. But really, itís quite simple. No matter your age or fitness level, incorporating some physical activity…

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7 Ways to Be Annoying at the Gym

There's nothing quite like an hour at the gym to get your blood pumpingÖor boiling. Exercise is good for body and spirit, but sometimes a trip to the gym turns out to be more stressful than it should.…

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12 Things You Never Knew About Sweat

Sweat. Itís just one of those strange, gross human phenomena that we donít give much thought to. You sweat buckets during hot yoga, you nervously sweat when youíre giving a speech, you feel beads of s…

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4 Tips to Avoid Holiday Weight Gain

'Tis the season of holiday parties, frothy mugs of eggnog, sugary cookies, and plenty of good cheer. It is a lovely season, but once the new year arrives, many of us are filled with regret. The averag…

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The Best and Worst Times to do Everything

Don't schedule a surgery on a Friday: †A startling research study published in the British Medical Journal shows that those who get operated upon on a Friday are 44% more likely to die than if they go…

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The Benefits of Biking (video)

Biking not only works the calves, quads and glutes, but it also tones the upper body. Watch this for a quick tip on working it into your routine! Related Link: 6 Excuses for Not Becoming a Bike Co…

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Bradley Cooper’s 3-2-1 Workout

When Bradley Cooper had to get fit fast for his role in The A-Team, trainer Ramona Braganza knew exactly what he had to do. Watch this for a quick tip on getting started with the "3-2-1" method.…

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6 Ways Fitness Makes You Successful

By Andrew Heffernan, Experience Life Itís 8:25 p.m.†and youíre working late. Again. The boss has gone home, along with most of your coworkers. But not you: youíre still chained to your desk, and …

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Do You Take Out Your Emotions On Your Body?

Earlier this week, I read a blog written by a friend of mine who is battling an eating disorder, in which she examined the emotional and psychological motivations behind her exercise routine. As …

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