(CARLSBAD, CA) – “Ouch! My aching back!” If it’s not an expression you’ve used before, it may be one that you’ll use in the future. Back pain is prevalent among Americans, both young and old, active and inactive, male and female.
(CARLSBAD, CA) – You’re busy. And your jam-packed schedule often means breakfast at Starbucks or a lunchtime drive-thru at the “golden arches.” But, you don’t worry too much about the calories. After all, you didn’t supersize anything. Or did you?
(CARLSBAD, CA) – If you’re like most Americans, you’d love to workout on a daily basis, but you just don’t have the time. Even squeezing a 30-minute treadmill session into your day seems impossible. So, when you hear that the National Institute of Health and the American Heart Association both recommend a minimum of 30 minutes of activity on most days of the week, you quickly wave your white flag of defeat. You simply can’t do it!
(CARLSBAD, CA) – Om . . . You’ve heard the chant. At least on TV, if not in real life. It probably conjures up pictures of a gifted acrobat contorting herself into a pretzel-like position, then somehow looking serene in a moment of meditation.
(CARLSBAD, CA) – “Oh, my aching muscles!” If you’ve ever participated in an intense workout, chances are those words have passed your lips. In fact, it often seems as if quality workouts and sore muscles are synonymous. But, are sore muscles really necessary?