Tag Archives: bone health

Moo-ving on from Milk

Moo-ving on from Milk

I’m a woman getting to be around the age where I care about my bones. The irony?   Lactose intolerance appears to be another milestone that comes with this age! It’s not so bad that I can never have dairy, but let’s just say that if ...
Why Women Should Lift Weights

Why Women Should Lift Weights

Repeat after me, ladies: strength training, lifting dumbbells and entering the free-weight area of the gym are not going to make me look like a man.While it seems like a logical progression””lift weights, build muscle, turn into a bodybuilder&# ...
Get Lifting, Ladies!

Get Lifting, Ladies!

If you’ve shied away from strength training because you think it’s going to blow up your arms, making you look like a cartoon-character bodybuilder, you’re not alone. Many women avoid using weights because they don’t want to g ...
Bone Up on Vitamin K

Bone Up on Vitamin K

When it comes to bones, calcium always grabs the spotlight. But there’s another important nutrient working hard behind the scenes to support bone structure and formation.* ...