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How To Lose Weight: Food Journals

“What gets measured, gets managed.” This simple quote gets to the bottom of…well, how to get rid of your bottom. The essence of this quote is in self-monitoring, or tracking and analyzing your habits. If a goal of yours in 2016 is to lose weight, the best way to accomplish this is by keeping A… Continue reading How To Lose Weight: Food Journals

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New Year’s Resolutions: Why Bother?!

Here we are again; another year passed, another year ahead. With the ushering in of a new year, a fresh start, it is the time many of us decide to set our goals for the year. As we all well know, most resolutions don’t last long. In fact only 20% of resolutions are kept past… Continue reading New Year’s Resolutions: Why Bother?!

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Strength Imbalances and How to Fix Them

If you have trained long enough, at some point you have said some variation of the following statement: “why is this side stronger than the other side?”  There is an assumption that the dominant side is the stronger side, but this is not always the case. In fact, it’s quite possible that, for example, the… Continue reading Strength Imbalances and How to Fix Them

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Meyers Briggs Personality Test

What's your personality type? Have you ever taken the test? If so, does it match with how you view yourself? I am an ENFP, and I believe that is pretty spot on. Take the test in the link below, see if your answers match your perception of yourself. Have fun. http://www.humanmetrics.com/cgi-win/jtypes2.asp

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Meditation: A Powerful Wellness Tool

Recently I have added meditation to my health and wellness path, and I wonder now why I wasn't practicing all along!? It is amazing that how, in just a few short months, much I am seeing the benefits from meditating. Being someone who struggled with a racing mind my entire life, I did not think… Continue reading Meditation: A Powerful Wellness Tool

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Healing Minor Injuries

In sports, if a player gets “banged up”, the coach may ask that player whether they are hurt or injured. Hurt meaning they could play through the pain, and injured meaning he/she required more medical attention before returning to the game. Similarly, those of us who have exercised for months, years, decades have experienced some… Continue reading Healing Minor Injuries

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Setting Goals

With summer coming to a close, and kids heading back to school, it is often a time people decide to rededicate themselves to their fitness pursuits. The first step to any exercise program should be to set goals. Otherwise, how does one know if they are moving in the right direction or not? So, how… Continue reading Setting Goals