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By admin on Tuesday, June 21st, 2011

The double crunch is a great twist in the regular crunch because it works both your lower and upper abdominal muscles as well as obliques. The movement of rolling the spine upward allows for deep muscle movement and helps give you that flat stomach you always wanted! 1) Lay on your back with your knees […]


By admin on Tuesday, May 31st, 2011

Stretching does not alleviate muscle soreness or prevent injury.  However, it can make you a more powerful athlete as it produces a large range of motion increasing torque. Check out this link written by Dr. Mirkin, a physican is well known to be the expert on fitness. http://www.drmirkin.com/fitness/1394.html


By admin on Wednesday, March 16th, 2011

Pump Up, Slim Down If you’ve blown off weight training for fear of bulking up, you’re missing out on the fastest fat-burning method known to woman. By Lauren Aaronson, Women’s Health Tired of sweating all over every piece of cardio equipment at the gym and still getting zero love from the scale? You need more […]


By admin on Wednesday, March 24th, 2010

Good Morning America. Grab a hot beverage & hit the streets with a smile. If u don’t or can’t workout, be more active – take the stairs, park ur car farther….


By admin on Wednesday, March 24th, 2010

Tried new exercise with clients tonight – Upper Cut Overhead DB Press.  Success!


By admin on Wednesday, March 24th, 2010

Calories burned shoveling snow based on a 150 lb person – 408 calories/one hour. Muscles involved: Deltoids, abdominal, erectors (lower back), quads, hamstrings, gluts, lats, obliques. Many, many muscles and in my opinion also great for your heart!


By admin on Wednesday, March 24th, 2010

Managing Cholesterol with Exercise – Exercising with Health Challenges – FitFacts – American Council On Exercise(ACE) Shared via Add This


By admin on Wednesday, March 24th, 2010

Ellen’s Recommendations To Lose Fat – 1. Eat 3 Small Meals/3 Snacks per day to keep your blood sugar regulated 2. Avoid Foods with high glycemic index (pastries, pasta, rice, etc). They bring your blood sugar up quickly and back down quickly so that you feel hungry fast. 3. Stick with foods with a low […]


By admin on Wednesday, March 24th, 2010

Flexibility – Benefits Flexibility is a joint’s ability to move through a full range of motion. Flexibility training (stretching) is not about becoming a world class gymnast–it’s about balancing the muscle groups you use or overuse during exercise and other activities, or from bad posture. Read on to learn about the benefits of a good […]


By admin on Wednesday, March 24th, 2010

Work-site health promotion With the recession still lurking, many companies have cut costs. However, companies are not eliminating their work-site health and fitness programs to save costs. As the President of N2SHAPE, Inc., I have received more inquiries for on site health and fitness programs in the past six months than ever before. The cost […]