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The Key To Getting Fit

The Key To Getting Fit

If you’re looking for one magic key to getting fit, you’re going to be very disappointed with this article. There’s no one key to a successful program, but several important keys. The first one to fitness is getting started. No matter who I talk to, most people who have led a sedentary life find they […]


Benefits Of Intermittent Fasting

Benefits Of Intermittent Fasting

I love to discuss a variety of different ideas on fitness in the blogs. Some I agree with, some I don’t, but explain why and some are interesting concepts that make me stop and think. Intermittent fasting is on the cusp of agreement and interesting for a variety of reasons AND depending how it’s done. […]


Natural Ways To Fight Mental Aging

Natural Ways To Fight Mental Aging

I’ve recently heard one of my clients talk about their aunt, touting how mentally sharp she was for her age. It seemed to assume that the older you get, the more you “dumb down.” While you might think it’s true, it’s not the number of years you live that determine your mental sharpness or a […]


Natural Pain Relief

Natural Pain Relief

There’s a lot of talk about the dangers of taking too many NSAIDs. NSAIDs—nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs—include a long list of drugs, but the best known are probably aspirin, ibuprofen, celecoxib, naproxen and oxaprozin, although there are several more. While the link to stomach problems and Reyes syndrome has been quite publicized, there are other conditions […]




Why Everyone Should Be Doing Strength Training

Why Everyone Should Be Doing Strength Training

You don’t have to be a body builder or want to compete in weight lifting to get benefits from strength training. Everyone should be doing strength training. It should be part of every workout no matter what your goal. Strength training provides many different benefits, besides building muscle strength. It’s great for weight loss, not […]



 Can Exercise Help Your Vision?

 Can Exercise Help Your Vision?

There’s a lot of discussion and disagreement about the beneficial effects of exercise on your vision. Even though the jury is still out about whether it has a direct effect on near and far sightedness. Some say exercising, other than those for the eye itself, has no effect on your vision when it comes to […]


Unusual But Amazing Workouts

Unusual But Amazing Workouts

Unusual but amazing workouts can renew your interest in working out and help you get into shape while having a blast. Imagine walking your dog, while cross country skiing at the same time. It’s called Skijoring and there’s even races. While the dog does some of the work, having a harness and straps to pull […]