A side-step squat with wood chop works your arms, torso, abs, back, legs, inner thighs and butt. Stand with your feet shoulder-width apart holding a three- to four-pound medicine ball or dumbbell as resistance equipment in your hands. Bend your arms up so that the resistance is at eye level over your right shoulder. As you bring the piece of equipment toward your left knee, step out with your left leg and bend it no further than 90 degrees, keeping your right leg straight.
This is one exercise that should be a part of virtually everyone's routine, as it's relatively simple to perform, requires no equipment, and can be done just about anywhere.
More importantly, although squats are often regarded as "leg" exercises, they actually offer benefits throughout your entire body, including deep within your core“
****The Top 8 Benefits of Squats****
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During this busy time of the year when your exercise get pushed to the background do these 3 moves to help stay in shape and to feel less guilty.
1. Wall squats- 30 seconds -1 min- Works on your leg and your mental toughness.
Proper Weight Lifting Form & Technique Proper Weight LiftingForm and technique throughout a workout is absolutely key. Lack of proper form and technique will defeat the purpose of your workout. Ever seen someone working out with too much weight and tweak their back or get injured? Lack of improper form will cause more harm to your body than good. Improper weight lifting form will put a lot of pressure on joints,rotator cuff, lumbar spine, etc.