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  1. How Vitamin D Helps to Prevent Falls in Older Adults

    How Vitamin D Helps to Prevent Falls in Older Adults

    Did you know that our body has the capacity to produce a natural Vitamin D on its own when directly exposed to sunlight? One of the many important roles of this vitamin in our body system is to help us obtain a proper amount of calcium from the food that we eat. Having enough of it will keep the muscles...
  2. How does exercise reduce the heart attack risk in your 40's

    How does exercise reduce the heart attack risk in your 40's

    Here's good news for many of us whose biggest exercise movement is rising from the chair after a TV show. Even if you have been sedentary and you're over 40, starting an exercise program will protect your heart health. You will achieve the most benefit by making it a goal to be very active. But even slight increases in activity...
  3. 6 Things How to Keep Your Bones Strong

    6 Things How to Keep Your Bones Strong

    Having strong bones means preventing a sign of weakness. Osteoporosis and osteopenia are viewed by most people as diseases on the bones in certain old people, but what they don’t know is there are things they should be doing while still young that can prevent these two diseases as they get older. Here are some couple of helpful tips on...
  4. Can You Really Lose Weight by a Fixed Deadline?

    Can You Really Lose Weight by a Fixed Deadline?

    Losing Weight on a Deadline The desire to lose weight may be inspired by many factors. For some folks, it starts with an epiphany – for instance, not recognizing the overweight person looking back in front of a mirror or an innocent “Are you pregnant?” questions from friends who notice your bulging belly fat. For other people, the drive to change...
  5. Is Summer The Ideal Time To Set Fitness Goals?

    Is Summer The Ideal Time To Set Fitness Goals?

    Fitness Goals for the Summer If you’re one of the 98 percent of people who fell off the New Year’s resolutions wagon months ago, we have good news for you!! Experts say summer is the ideal time to set fitness goals. It's the combination of warmer weather, longer days, and more options for staying active. This is a potent recipe...
  6. How Playing Golf Can Help You Get Fit

    How Playing Golf Can Help You Get Fit

    Can Playing Golf Help Me Get Fit? The advantages of playing golf Playing golf can definitely help you get fit, but it does depend on how you do it. Playing 18 holes is the equivalent of walking 3.5 to 6 miles depending on the course. Calorie-wise, walking an 18-hole course burns about: 721 calories, if you carry your bag 718 calories...
  7. What Common Mistakes Men Make When Exercising?

    What Common Mistakes Men Make When Exercising?

    Don’t Make These Mistakes When Exercising Common Misconceptions Men Make When Getting Fit Men usually have the best of intentions when it came to exercising. Reasons for exercising regularly may vary. Staying in great shape is one of the biggest motivating factors for most guys. It is important to avoid mistakes that will compromise your results. whether you're trying to maintain your...
  8. Do You Need a Fitbit® If You Have a Smartphone?

    Do You Need a Fitbit® If You Have a Smartphone?

    Ever since wearable fitness trackers came out, this has been a debate. Is a fitness tracker necessary if you have a smartphone with a fitness app installed? The answer is it depends. Specifically, on these three things: How you plan to use it: Unless you have your smartphone with you all day long, including bouncing up and down in your...
  9. What are the Reasons To Exercise After Age 50?

    What are the Reasons To Exercise After Age 50?

    For many, growing older seems to involve an inevitable loss of strength, energy, and vigor—but that need not be, says the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Frailty and decreased energy associated with aging are largely due to muscle loss due to inactivity. And when it comes to muscle, the old saying is true: “Use it or lose it.”...
  10. Which is the Best Way to Loss Weight? Diet vs Metabolic Boosting.

    Which is the Best Way to Loss Weight? Diet vs Metabolic Boosting.

    When it comes to weight loss, there are generally three schools of thought. The first is extreme dieting. This involves strictly following the instructions of the latest dieting trend to make headlines. The measures are extreme, and the results are generally short-lived. The second is balanced dieting – controlling your calorie intake against the amount of calories you burn during...

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