Picture a typical heart attack victim, and you may picture a man. But heart disease is equally a women’s disease. In fact, heart disease is the number one killer of women, causing one third of the deaths in women each year.
You use your leg muscles to perform nearly all of your basic movements, including standing, bending, and walking. Your legs help you perform those everyday activities and get you from place to place without putting stress on the rest of your body. That’s why leg strength is such an important focus of the whole body workout at Curves.
A good way to go for those embarking on a new workout plan or struggling to stay motivated with their current one is a personal trainer, someone who can advise them on how they should be working out.
It’s a perfect recipe for weight gain: You’re isolated or working from home—or both.
We all have a day now and then when we feel a little down in the dumps. That’s perfectly normal.
As seasons change, many of us need to re-evaluate and re-commit to regular gym workouts, healthy diets, and a weight management frame of mind. It’s a natural time for making a commitment to a healthy lifestyle.
Chicken, Spinach & Feta Pizza - a fun and quick meal for busy weeknights.
Research shows, a healthy eating plan is as or more important than regular exercise as part of a comprehensive weight loss plan for women.
If you’re like many women who want to get in shape, you probably focus a lot more on what to do during your exercise routine than you do post workout.