Exercise


3 Myths About Yoga – Busted!

3 Myths About Yoga

Have you heard myths about yoga? Have you always wanted to try yoga but are nervous about walking into your first class? Today, we will discuss 3 common myths about yoga, and explain why they should not keep you from enjoying the benefits of a regular yoga practice. 3 Myths About Yoga – Busted! I’m […]

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3 Easy Ways to Stay Hydrated

Easy Ways to Stay Hydrated

Staying hydrated throughout your day and drinking enough fluids before, after and during physical activity is vital to providing your body with the nutrients it needs to perform properly. Proper hydration is key to staying active and healthy Here are 3 easy tips to make sure you and your family stay hydrated. Monitor Hydration. Hydration […]

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Fitness Trackers For Kids: What To Consider

Fitness Trackers For Kids

How about fitness trackers for kids? Fitness trackers for adults have been popular for some time. They can be a good way to measure activity, and may inspire some to move more. However, now the fitness tracker market is expanding to kids. While kids may thirst for new technology, be sure to discuss appropriate use […]

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Hate Exercise? 3 Tips to Change Your Mind

hate exercise

Do you hate exercise? If you are trying to move more but are finding the motivation to exercise difficult, you are not alone. You do not have to be a gym rat to reap the benefits of regular movement, which include more energy, reduced stress and reduced risk of illness and disease. If you do […]

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Healthy Food Tips for Camping and Hiking

Healthy Food Tips for Camping and Hiking

If you have camping and hiking trips on your agenda, it is important to have a plan to meet your nutritional needs. Having a plan is essential to staying hydrated, nourished and happy throughout all your outdoor activities. Here are 5 tips to staying healthy on your next outdoor adventure. Healthy Food Tips for Camping […]

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Ways to Include Physical Activity In Your Day

Include Physical Activity In Your Day

Physical activity is important for a healthy lifestyle. The basic guideline for physical activity is 150 minutes a week. However, research shows that light activity during your day is also an important factor for reducing the risk of chronic disease. Here are 3 ways to include physical activity during your day, without having to block […]

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How Do I Start Running?

How Do I Start Running

A 5K looks like fun right? But How Do I Start Running? you ask yourself. With the summer weather, you might want to take advantage of the warm weather and plan more outdoor workouts. If you are new to running, here are 3 things to keep in mind when you get started. How Do I […]

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Fun Ways to Exercise with Baby Post-Pregnancy

Fun Ways to Exercise with Baby Post-Pregnancy

Let’s look at some FUN ways to exercise with baby post pregnancy. Postnatal exercise can strengthen your body, induce good sleep and reduce stress. However, as a new parent, you may be struggling to find the time and resources to exercise. Here are 3 fun ways to exercise post-pregnancy, once your doctor has cleared you […]

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Why Advertising is Influencing Your Child’s Diet

Why Advertising is Influencing Your Child’s Diet

You probably know that lots of screen time is not good for kids, mentally or physically. However, even kids with limited screen time are still exposed to advertising for foods and beverages that are often lacking in nutrients and high in calories, sugar and sodium. The average child will see 10 to 13 advertisements per […]

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Ways to Maintain Healthy Lifestyle Changes

Ways to Maintain Healthy Lifestyle Changes

Often, implementing healthy lifestyle changes can be easier than maintaining those changes. Today, we will discuss strategies to help you stick to your healthy lifestyle changes and reap the benefits of your hard work. Here are three ways to keep up your initial enthusiasm about living healthy lifestyle changes (1) Have a Plan. Enlist the […]

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