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5 Ways to Cope With the January Gym Crowd

5 Ways to Cope With the January Gym Crowd

Shocking news: you’re not the only one whose New Year’s resolution is to get fit. Maybe you’re not new to the gym, but there are plenty of people who are””and they’ll be crowding your classes, sharing machines and gettin ...
15 Fun Ways to Burn Off Extra Holiday Calories

15 Fun Ways to Burn Off Extra Holiday Calories

It’s that time of year again””treats and temptations at every turn! Saying “No” all the time is no fun, but a cookie here and a few pieces of candy there can easily turn into half a bowl of cheese dip or an all-out splurge at ...
Top 6 Protein Powders for Women

Top 6 Protein Powders for Women

Are you getting enough protein? If not, there’s no shortage of powders to help you up your intake. They’re convenient, easy to use and can be measured so you know exactly how much you’re getting in every shake. But not all protein p ...
5 Ways to Bust Out of a Fitness Rut

5 Ways to Bust Out of a Fitness Rut

Whether you’re a cross-fit junkie, dedicated triathlete or three-day-a-week treadmill walker, there’s one thing everyone who works out regularly has in common: you eventually get bored. After weeks or months of doing the same exercise, in ...
5 Fun Ways to Stay Fit This Fall

5 Fun Ways to Stay Fit This Fall

I love fall weather. Just stepping outside and feeling the cool, crisp air instead of  the humid stickiness of summer instantly energizes me. Now is a great time to switch up your workout routine and take advantage of the nice weather before the chil ...
Repetition Ranges for Max Muscle Growth

Repetition Ranges for Max Muscle Growth

Gaining lean muscle mass may be THE reason you’re putting in all that time at the gym. If so, you already know: achieving a muscular physique isn’t easy. Many factors will come into play in determining the eventual outcome of your success ...
3 Stress-Busters to Boost Gym Performance

3 Stress-Busters to Boost Gym Performance

Most people know that exercise is a great way to relieve stress. What rarely gets attention is the fact that reducing stress levels can actually improve exercise performance and recovery. Technically, exercise is a form of positive stress. Your body ...