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Fitness Trends for The New Year

Fitness Trends for New Year

Just as there are clothing and fashion trends, trends in fitness change too. No one wants to do the same workout over and over, so it’s exciting to see what’s new in the fitness world. Fitness Industry Trends: Fast and Hard is In According to a recent poll conducted by …

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Tips For Sticking With a Fitness Routine

Have you ever experienced this situation? You eagerly start a new fitness routine with much enthusiasm and the very best of intentions. The first week you work out until you reach the point of complete exhaustion. Finally, you’ve so sore and exhausted you’ll find almost any excuse to not work …

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Best Treatments for Painful Sunburns

You enjoyed a day at the beach and now have a painful sunburn to show for it. What’s the best treatment for an unexpected sunburn? While nothing will completely take away the pain and redness, there are a variety of treatments that will relieve some of the discomfort you’re feeling. …

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Can Sitting Too Much Kill You?

Does sitting too much increase the risk of dying prematurely? According to a new study published in the American Journal of Epidemiology, time spent sitting is even more important in determining mortality rate than the amount of structured exercise a person gets. Time Spent Sitting and the Risk of Death …

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Does Drinking Extra Water Help You Lose More Weight?

What’s completely calorie-free and helps you lose more weight? If you said “water”, you’re right on target. A new study shows drinking water before a meal helps boost weight loss. Plus, it keeps you well hydrated too. Drink Water to Boost Weight Loss Researchers at Virginia Tech in Blacksburg, Virginia …

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Giving Thanks For Cranberry’s Healthy Benefits

Many people load up on cranberries around the holiday season. Who doesn’t enjoy homemade cranberry sauce or a fresh cranberry salad? But many people forget that the health benefits of eating cranberries are available throughout the year. This amazing red berry is a rich source of phytochemicals that make it …

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