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Top 5 Exercises To Get Your Heart Rate Going

Top 5 Exercises To Get Your Heart Rate Going

Are you looking for ways to get your heart rate up, lose a few pounds and get fit all at the same time? – Well look no further. Here are 5 of the best ways to do just that.

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6 Reasons Why Everyone Should Dance

6 Reasons Why Everyone Should Dance

Whether you think yourself to be a dancer or not isn’t the point. Maybe you’ve always loved to dance but figured that now you’re an adult it’s just not ‘what you do.’ But that is so wrong. Dancing is for any age, young or old. It can make you feel incredible, not only physically, but mentally too.

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4 Reasons Why You Don’t Need The Gym In Your Life

4 Reasons Why You Don’t Need The Gym In Your Life

If we asked you to close our eyes and think about the first thing comes to mind when we say the words ‘work out’, chances are you’d think about a gym. It could be your local gym, the gym you used to be part of or a made up gym full of all the generic details. The point is, you’d think about a gym. But that’s not how working out has to translate.

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Are These Fitness Pitfalls Standing In The Way Of Personal Greatness?

Are These Fitness Pitfalls Standing In The Way Of Personal Greatness?

The personal journey to fitness is never easy and is one that requires a lot of hard work and dedication. Unfortunately, the vast majority make the challenge even more difficult by falling for very basic errors.

Let’s face it; investing time, money and effort into your health kick is pointless unless it brings the best results. Efficiency is key at all times. Learn to avoid the seven simple mistakes below, and your hopes of unlocking that full potential will look brighter than ever.

 

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Setback After Setback: Overcome Them All

Setback After Setback: Overcome Them All

When you’re trying to get fit, it’s easy to fall into a wide range of setbacks. These setbacks will often make it much harder for you to continue on your fitness journey. And, they can come out of nowhere at all. Most of the time, simple work can be done to get yourself out of this trap. And, you don’t have to do much to make the changes you need. The most important thing throughout this process is not to stop exercising. Otherwise, you could go off it forever. To help you out, this post will be going through some of the different ways you can avoid setbacks.

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Fitness: Which Works Best For You?

Fitness: Which Works Best For You?

We all know how important fitness is to our health. Staying on top of our fitness can have many benefits, on our physical health and also our mental health. When we decide to maintain a fitness schedule, routine, or programme, it allows us to keep in touch with our determination and also aligns our lives outside of our fitness activities in a more streamlined way. For example, if you have a very busy job and spend a lot of time in the office then it could have been easy for you, before, to just simply head home and spend the evening lounging on the couch with snacks and a glass of wine. But, when you stick to a fitness schedule, it means that you know you are going to have to make the effort to go ahead with your workout (or whatever fitness you decide to do) when you get home. Taking part in fitness activities can also mean that our minds become less cluttered, and fitness is also a great way to take the stress off you from a busy day.

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Bring The Balance: Exercises To Boost You Mentally As Well As Physically

Bring The Balance: Exercises To Boost You Mentally As Well As Physically

When you turn on the TV and see a feature about exercise, they always go into the health benefits. Your heart will thank you; your endurance will increase; even your skin will look better.

All of these are true, and they are not without importance. We want to live longer, but we want to live better above all else.

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Don’t Start The Year On A Crash Diet: Sensible, Sustainable Ways To Beat The Festive Bulge

Don’t Start The Year On A Crash Diet: Sensible, Sustainable Ways To Beat The Festive Bulge

How many of us start the year feeling like we’ve gone a bit crazy over the festive period? When it’s Christmas, there’s food and drink aplenty, and we throw caution to the wind, and fill our boots. There’s nothing wrong with enjoying yourself over the festive period. But don’t try and counteract it with a crash diet in January. Yes, you may lose weight quickly. But you might also be doing your body serious harm. You’re also likely to gain weight again once you’ve returned to your normal diet. If you’re preparing to fight the festive bulge in the New Year, here are some sensible and sustainable ways you can lose weight.

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Quitting The Cigarettes Will Be The Best Decision You Ever Make

Quitting The Cigarettes Will Be The Best Decision You Ever Make

Health is key to life, right? We need to keep our bodies in good condition to carry on living our lives.

So why do we make decisions that put it in danger? Why do we gorge on bad food? Why do we speed in our cars? Why don’t we exercise?

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Stay In Shape As You Travel With These Fun Exercise Ideas

Stay In Shape As You Travel With These Fun Exercise Ideas

Staying in shape as you travel the world is often easier said than done. After a day of sightseeing or exploring a new place, you’ll be tired and eager to relax. The last thing you’ll want to do is head to the gym and do an extensive workout. However, staying on top of your fitness during your long term travels can be beneficial. It can give you an energy boost, reduce jet lag and keep your weight down as you enjoy all that delicious local food.

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