Are Sports Drinks Better Than Water for Workouts?

Are Sports Drinks Better Than Water for Workouts?

It’s plain and simple: active bodies need hydration. But figuring out what to drink, how much to sip (or chug!) and when to gulp it down can be a little…confusing. If water is your go-to beverage during workouts, should you switch to sports drinks? I ...
Are You Breathing Properly During Exercise?

Are You Breathing Properly During Exercise?

You may be counting down the minutes remaining in your two-mile run or the speed at which you’re curling that dumbbell, but I bet the last thing on your mind when you’re working out is whether you’re breathing properly. Big mistake. If you’re not pay ...
5 Ways Exercise Can Help You Beat Stress

5 Ways Exercise Can Help You Beat Stress

When stress gets the best of us, the signs often show up on the outside: breakouts, under eye circles, a worn-out look. But what about the effects stress has on your insides? Headaches, stomach aches, irritability and fatigue are just a few ways stre ...
Spiced, Oven Roasted Chickpeas: Four Ways

Spiced, Oven Roasted Chickpeas: Four Ways

Part of following a clean-eating diet is eating fewer processed foods, including those grab-and-go bars and shakes you rely on for morning or mid-day fuel. Don’t worry. Snacking healthy doesn’t mean you’re stuck at home—or that you have to spend a to ...
6 Tips for a Better Bike Workout

6 Tips for a Better Bike Workout

Looking for a great 30-minute workout that can burn 400 calories, work multiple muscle groups and let you get some fresh air? Roll that bike out of the garage. Not only is riding good cardio exercise, it works leg and core muscles and saves you from ...