June 21, 2020
rest day

Recovery: 5 Signs To Know You Need A Rest Day

Your rest day is as important to your fitness as your training days. It is understandable that when you have a fitness goal in mind, you might feel motivated to go the extra mile to see results. Knowing when to rest is very important.
June 21, 2020
fitness-myths

7 Common Fitness Myths You Need To Stop Believing

Sometimes, the things you don't know or in this case, the things you know might be interfering with your fitness goals. Some of the things you think you know about workouts are fitness myths that have no bearing on the results you need. Read on to discover some of those fitness myths that have been stopping you from reaching your goals.
June 15, 2020
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Top 10 Rules To Get The Most From Your Fat Burning Exercises

People exercise for different reasons, but if your goal for exercising is to burn fat, these ten tips will help you get the most from your fat-burning exercises.
June 11, 2020
men's health month

Men’s Health Month: How You Should Be Celebrating

The month of June is the Men's Health Month in the U.S. Men's Health Month encourages men to take care of their health by eating right, exercising, and taking precautions to prevent diseases. It also enriches men's health and wellness by raising awareness of preventable health issues and encouraging early detection and treatment of diseases in boys and men.
June 9, 2020
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Important Things Your Body Is Saying About Your Health

Do you know that your body is like a giant neon sign that displays the state of your health? You can tell much about yourself by paying close attention to what your body says about your health. It can also tell you whether it is time to visit the doctor.
June 7, 2020
Intermittent fasting

Top 5 Benefits Of Intermittent Fasting

Studies show that there are many health benefits of intermittent fasting, making it very useful for weight loss. Contrary to what people may think, intermittent fasting is not a diet plan but an eating pattern where you alternate between periods of eating and fasting.
June 5, 2020
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10 Easy Tips To Help You Manage Diabetes

A diabetes diagnosis is not a death sentence. Here are helpful tips for keeping your diabetes under control and maintaining healthy glucose levels.
June 2, 2020
Healthy Habits of healthy people

Ten habits Of Healthy People

Fitness is so much more than the kind of diet you follow and the exercises you do. The things you do between your diet and your exercise can either help or hinder your fitness journey. Here are the top 10 habits of healthy people.
May 31, 2020
portion control

Portion Control: Top Visual Cues To Help You Remember

A lot of us think that we need a lot of proteins to balance out the carbs we eat. But, the truth is that we eat more than enough proteins in our food each day. One portion of meat is about the size of a deck of cards or a small smartphone, some of us already eat twice that amount for one meal.
May 29, 2020
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Top Ten Tips To Prevent Injury While Exercising

Most exercise-related injuries come from exercising with bad form. Before you begin any workout, learn the correct forms, so you don’t hurt yourself. If you are a beginner, you should be working with a trainer to tailor a workout program more suitable for you and to show you the correct forms.
September 3, 2020
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10 Foods That Give You An Energy Boost All-day Long

These foods will give an energy boost, quite alright. However, it is not sustainable, as the energy gotten from these foods is very shortlived. The result is a crash that leaves you hungry and craving more energy-boosting foods. Here are ten healthy foods that will give you that needed energy boost, satisfy your hunger, curb cravings, and won't make you crash.
September 7, 2020
nasty gym habits

5 Nasty Gym Habits You’re Probably Guilty Of

People go gyms for different reasons. Whatever those may be, it is clear that no one wants to be in a gym where annoying behaviors detract from the full experience. Let’s try to use this lockdown to sanitize and exercise our gym manners. Read through this list and find the nasty gym habits that you just might be guilty of.
September 12, 2020
body type

How Your Body Type Affects Your Fitness Goals

There are three different body types, and they play a huge role in determining how well and fast you reach your fitness goals. The ease with which you lose weight, burn fat or develop muscles depend heavily on your body type. It explains why you can begin a fitness journey with someone else, and notice different results even though you started at the same time, ate the same foods, did the same exercises.
September 12, 2020
DASH diet

The DASH Diet: Lowering Blood Pressure Using Diet

DASH diet, short for Dietary Approaches to Stop Hypertension, is one of the tools that you can use to manage your blood pressure. It is a lifelong way of eating designed to control or prevent high blood pressure. It requires you to cut back on foods that are high in cholesterol, trans-fat, and saturated fat, salt, sweets, red meats, and sugary drinks. You will eat more fruits, vegetables, whole-grain foods, nuts, poultry, legumes, and low-fat dairy.
September 14, 2020
cholesterol foods

7 Simple Habits To Manage Cholesterol

When you have high cholesterol levels, it becomes essential to manage those numbers better to prevent the onset of a stroke or any other heart disease. Asides the drugs that your doctor may prescribe to help you bring down the numbers, you also need a lifestyle and diet change
September 16, 2020
stroke

Stroke: Top 8 Causes And Risk Factors

A stroke happens when the blood supply to the brain stops. The brain needs oxygen in the blood to function; without it, the brain cells start dying within minutes. This causes the parts of the body controlled by the dead portion of the brain to stop working. It is a life-threatening illness, and as such, it is vital to learn the causes and the risk factors to prevent one.
October 9, 2020
body detox

5 Ways That Exercises Are Bad For Your Health

Exercises should promote general well-being. You shouldn’t have a hard time sleeping, lose appetite, feel pain, dizziness, or sick after exercising. If you experience any of these signs, then you should reassess your workout routines and habits as they are doing more harm than good. Here are the ways that exercise could be hurting your health.
October 9, 2020
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5 Simple Ways To Maintain Your Mental Fitness

Mental fitness involves two basic principles - one is triggering your brain's curiosity, and the other is feeding your mind with variety. You can add mental exercises to your daily routine to increase your mental fitness.
October 10, 2020
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7 Subtle Signs Of Stress That You Have Been Missing

Being under stress now feels like a new normal. In fact, it is a badge of honor for many – to be able to heap up so many responsibilities and remain sane, somewhat. However, living under a lot of stress can be bad for your physical, mental, and emotional health. It is, therefore, essential to know all the signs of stress and how to manage them.