It's no secret that obesity is a global health issue. According to the World Health Organization, obesity has more than doubled since 1980. In 2014, 39 percent of adults aged 18 years and over were overweight, and 13 percent were obese. What's the cause of obesity? It's...
There are many compelling reasons to get up out of your desk chair and stand more at work. But weight control is probably not one of them, according to a new study that precisely measured how many calories people burn during everyday office activities. The new study’s...
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NEW! AFPA Health & Wellness Coaching specialty course — Details Holistic Nutritionist Certification — Details Master Nutrition Consultant Certification — Details Personal Trainer Certification — Details
There are some muscle groups guys love to train — namely, the ones that look great under a T-shirt. And hey, your chest, bicep, abdominal and shoulder muscles all make huge contributions to your overall strength. But so do a lot of other muscles that you might be neglecting...
We're all aware that exercising releases endorphins into the blood stream. Those are the "happy chemicals" that improve your mood. Exercise also helps to lower your pain threshold and promotes a healthy gut. When planning your exercise...
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