Blogs about Flexibility

Friday, April 15, 2016 • Pine Bush, NY 12566
Juliet Gould's Blog
Try these simple exercises to use at office, home, traveling. They are designed to build cardiorespiratory fitness, muscular fitness,flexibility-3 key components of balanced exercise program.  Conveniently, this workout does not require exercise clothes or any large pieces of equipment.  A resistance band is the only piece of equipment. Resistance bands are lightweight and portable, take up very little space and are safe and easy to use.
Monday, April 04, 2016 • Silver Spring, MD 20910-2707
HEYifetraining Fitness and Wellness
This weekend was full of learning and exploring Pilates with Deborah Lessen, who taught an amazing workshop at the Pilates Center in Rockville, Maryland.Day 1 taught us the skills needed to visually assess our clients correctly.We had some very different body types to work with (our models were participant
Tuesday, March 29, 2016 • Reisterstown, MD 21136
Tuesday, January 19, 2016 • Pine Bush, NY 12566
Juliet Gould's Blog
Here's why you should get ballin': A stability ball works your abs way more than regular crunches do. Plus, use it in place of a bench for strength moves and your core gets a workout — you'll engage your deep obliques and lower-back muscles to stay in place.
Sunday, December 27, 2015 • Portland, OR 97229-8924
Jacqueline's Blog
The Stay Well At Home program is a 6-month long multifactorial fall risk reduction program aimed to help older aduls to stay safely and independently at home. The program includes twice weekly in-home exercise training visits that gradually tapers down to once weekly exercise training visits to weekly phone consults with a qualified health and fitness professional. 
Thursday, December 03, 2015 • Pine Bush, NY 12566
Juliet Gould's Blog
Myofascial Release (MFR) is a therapy that focuses on releasing muscular shortness and tightness. Foam rolling is an easy and effective method of MFR that benefits your entire body.
Thursday, December 03, 2015 • Pine Bush, NY 12566
Juliet Gould's Blog
Bodyweight exercises are exercises that do not require free weights; your own weight provides the resistance for the movement. Regardless of age, strength, or experience level, everyone can do it-and everyone can benefit from this type of fitness programming. Movements such as the push-up, the pull-up, and the sit-up are some of the most common bodyweight exercises.
Wednesday, December 02, 2015 • Pine Bush, NY 12566
Juliet Gould's Blog
Flexibility training is very important and the many benefits include decreased risk of injury, decreased chronic muscle tension, decreased low-back pain, and increased functional ability. Stretching is a very effective way to increase flexibility even as age increases. When performing stretching, the focus should be on muscle groups (joints) that have a reduced range of motion. Stretching should be performed a minimum of 2-3 days a week.
Tuesday, November 24, 2015 • Las Vegas, NV 89130
AMP Personal Fitness Blog
Life gets crazy sometimes, and it can wear on us. If you notice that you are feeling tired and weighed down by stress, a lack of motivation for exercise, and are making poor food choices, it is time to think about giving your mind and body a reboot.