Alert

Articles About exercise

  • 23466154_Jupiter_RF_AUG2020_300x300
    JUL 14, 2020

    Move your body to ease your mind — 4 workouts for mental health

    Most people associate exercise with physical health — but what’s good for the body is good for the mind. Regular workouts can help improve your mood, sharpen your mind, and help you feel healthier and happier overall. ... Read More >

    TOPICSexercisehealthy lifestyleMental Health and WellnessStress Management

  • 16PG-30-15920-300x300
    JUN 24, 2020

    10-minute HIIT workouts for busy days

    On a busy day, exercise is often the first thing cut from your to-do list. But you don’t need to skip your workout completely. Instead, try micro-workouts. You can still get the health benefits of exercise in just 10 minutes. What’s the secret to micro-workouts? Doing high-intensity interval training, also called HIIT, during your brief 10 minutes. ... Read More >

    TOPICSexercisehealthy lifestyleStay Active

  • 680387021_Getty_RF_MAY2020_300x300
    APR 09, 2020

    6 simple yoga poses you can do anywhere

    Right now, it’s especially important to care for the whole you — mind, body, and spirit. And since we’re spending our days at home, it’s more important than ever to get our body’s moving whenever possible. ... Read More >

    TOPICSexercisehealthy lifestylemental healthPractice WellnesspreventionYoga

  • 17ADV-1469_DG_APR2020_300x300
    FEB 21, 2020

    Want to get a better workout? Try these 8 fitness tricks.

    There’s a reason why doctors recommend regular exercise. Staying active can improve your mental health and mood, aid with weight management, improve heart health, reduce the risk of type 2 diabetes, and strengthen muscles and bones. In short, exercise may even increase your chances of living longer.1 ... Read More >

    TOPICSCORONAVIRUS & COVID-19exercisehealthy habitshealthy lifestyleWorkout

  • 17OCT_07244ΓÇôDG_FEB2020_300x300
    JAN 29, 2020

    6 simple habits for a heart-healthy lifestyle

    Here’s a sobering fact: Nearly half of all Americans are at risk of heart disease.1 Maybe high cholesterol runs in your family. Maybe your blood pressure runs a little too high. But despite all the odds, you’ve got a powerful tool to help tip the scales: lifestyle change. ... Read More >

    TOPICScardiac careEat Healthyexercisehealthy habitshealthy lifestyleHeart Healthprevention

  • 543195909_Getty_RF_JAN2020_300x300
    JAN 02, 2020

    Need a new workout? Here are 4 ideas to try today.

    It’s easy to find excuses why not to exercise — I don’t have time. I’m too tired. — even though we know it’s good for us. According to the National Institutes of Health, regular exercise is one of the best things you can do for your health. It can improve your overall physical fitness and reduce your risk for many conditions, including depression.1 ... Read More >

    TOPICSexercisehealthy goalsWorkout

  • Tier2a_530054153_GettyImages_RF_DEC2019_300x300
    NOV 22, 2019

    How to keep fit and eat healthy all season long

    From now through New Year’s, our days will be filled with celebrating and shopping, eating and indulging, traveling and gathering with loved ones. But with all the holiday hubbub, how do you stay healthy, fit, and feeling good? ... Read More >

    TOPICSEat HealthyexerciseHeart HealthStress Less

  • GA_REG_546825853_Getty_RF_JULY2019_300x300
    JUN 14, 2019

    6 tips for avoiding injury-causing exercise mistakes

    Maybe you’ve found a workout you love and do every chance you get. But are you building muscle and heart health, or are you putting yourself at risk for injury? Even seasoned exercisers can fall into habits that do more harm than good. By reexamining your regimen and making a few simple tweaks, you can fine-tune a safer workout routine for a stronger, healthier you. ... Read More >

    TOPICSexercisehealthy lifestylestay hydrated

  • MAS_REG_406085998_Shutterstock_RF_JULY2019_300x300
    JUN 14, 2019

    3 keys to exercising safely in the summer heat

    Trips to the beach, family picnics, days at the park — summertime brings warm weather and all the sun and fun that come with it. Whether you’re a runner or a yogi, it’s also a lovely season for getting fit outdoors. Of course, no matter what you’re doing, it’s important to protect yourself from the heat so that you get the best of the nice weather, not the other way around. Here are a few easy tips and strategies to help you stay safe and healthy on those hot, sunny summer days. ... Read More >

    TOPICSexercisehealthy lifestyleMid-Atlantic StatesSun safety

  • Tier2b_NAT_709123391_Getty_RF_JUNE2019_300x300
    MAY 16, 2019

    5 ways pets can improve your health

    Whether it’s their cute paws, sweet snuggles, or happy tail wags, there’s no doubt that pets bring joy into our lives. And if you didn’t already have a million reasons to love your furry best friend, here’s one more: research shows that owning a pet can help your health and well-being. ... Read More >

    TOPICSexerciseHeart HealthMental Health and WellnessStress Management