For quite some time now there’s been a debate about the benefits of doing cardio at various times of the day. Due to most people’s obligations at school or work, two most popular time slots are early morning or late evening. Do they bring about similar results and what are the things to consider when choosing your time to exercise?
OK...so, the long holiday weekend is over! Time to get back to the grind! Many clients have asked me about detoxing/cleansing, etc. after several days (or weeks!) of binging. While I don't advocate for detox diets or special cleansing drinks, I do have a few tips that I hope will help:
It’s often the case that when people start a fitness program they go all out and end up doing exercises or programs that are well above where they really should be starting. This can lead to frustration but worse yet, it can lead to injury. Finding out your proper starting fitness level is the first step to engaging in an appropriate program. There are a couple tests that trainers will use to determine this for you.
Common weight loss myths are just that, common! What have you heard is the best way to lose weight? How about cardio only? What about starving yourself? Perhaps wearing a sweat suit when you exercise is the best way to get that perfect, lean and slender physique. Shall we discuss a few of the most common weight loss myths.
The dreaded “C” word, cardiovascular exercise or cardio for short. This is often done as part of some resolution you’ve made around New Years to lose weight. Or punishment for that juicy hamburger you ate last night.Did you really need that extra serving of fries? Come on, you know that answer.