(CARLSBAD, CA) – “Intensity” is one of the hottest buzzwords in the fitness industry today. Dozens of health and wellness professionals suggest that you challenge your body by exercising at a higher level of intensity. But, what does this feel like? And how do you determine if your efforts are meeting the mark?
(CARLSBAD, CA) – After a long day at work or rushing kids around town, it may take all your will-power to hop on the treadmill for 30 minutes, then crash onto the couch with a frozen dinner in one hand and your remote in the other. If this routine resembles your workout pattern, then pat yourself on the back for including some fitness into your daily lifestyle. Then, take a moment to examine if you are truly getting all the benefits of a well-rounded fitness program.
(CARLSBAD, CA) – Myths are entertaining when they involve Greek gods and goddesses or tales of the Trojan War. But, myths about physical fitness can be downright dangerous.
(CARLSBAD, CA) – The clock is ticking. You only have 30 minutes to squeeze in your workout, then race back to your desk job. Who has time for a warm-up and cool down? If you’re wise, you’ll make time!
(CARLSBAD, CA) – “Go outside and play!” Perhaps you remember your mom speaking those words during your years growing up. You probably have memories of neighborhood games of stickball, kick the can, and capture the flag. Maybe you rode your bike across town or built snowmen in the yard. Whatever the activity, most of us can recall hours spent playing outside with friends and siblings.