0210820 Osteoporosis

Osteoporosis is a disease that weakens bones to the point where they break easily—most often, bones in the hip, backbone (spine), and wrist. Osteoporosis is called a “silent disease” because you may not notice any changes until a bone breaks. All the while, though, your bones had been losing strength for many years.

030620 One minute movement to a smaller waist line

030620 One minute movement to a smaller waist line A small study of 169 adults conducted in Australia by researchers at the University of Queensland, Hurston, Queensland, Australia found that just one minute of standing and walking around made a difference in the circumference of the waist over a period. They found that people who … Continue reading 030620 One minute movement to a smaller waist line

010120 Cardiovascular training by Danny M. O’Dell MA., CSCS

050120 Cardiovascular training by Danny M. O'Dell MA., CSCS HAPPY NEW YEAR---Let's see if we can find a way to live together without killing each other off in the name of some silly assed ideological doctrine or because some crazies think it’s OK to do it for fun. Start out the new year with a … Continue reading 010120 Cardiovascular training by Danny M. O’Dell MA., CSCS

241119 Health and fitness exercise guidelines by Danny M. O’Dell MA., CSCS

241119 Health and fitness exercise guidelines by Danny M. O'Dell MA., CSCS Often times an activity requires specific equipment be available in order to participate. Advanced fitness and strength training methods fall into this category. However, a beginner with the desire and motivation to get moving will do well without any specialized gear. Just the … Continue reading 241119 Health and fitness exercise guidelines by Danny M. O’Dell MA., CSCS

301020 Darla, Chair Push Ups

https://videopress.com/v/tTiaXKnr?preloadContent=metadata 301020 Chair push ups This is an exercise you can do anywhere, at any time up against a counter top, couch arm...use your imagination. You don't always have to spend money at a gym to exercise. If your shoulders bother you, then work on your range of motion. The safety point to remember in … Continue reading 301020 Darla, Chair Push Ups

251019 Gaining weight as we age 3 of 3

251019 Gaining weight as we age 3 of 3 Oftentimes people say they weigh the same now as they did in high school or college. However, they don't look the same. Somehow, the weight they now weigh and the way it looks on their body is entirely different from their youth. In many cases, weight … Continue reading 251019 Gaining weight as we age 3 of 3

201019 Gaining weight as we age 1 of 3

201019 Gaining weight as we age 1 of 3 Oftentimes people say they weigh the same now as they did in high school or college. However, they don't look the same. Somehow, the weight they now weigh and the way it looks on their body is entirely different from their youth. In many cases, weight … Continue reading 201019 Gaining weight as we age 1 of 3

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260719 Grandchildren and exercise part 2 of 2

260719 Grandchildren and exercise part 2 of 2 When I was a child we walked up hill both ways to school, toiled in the fields until dark and then carried candles so we could see what we were doing out there…Yeah you bet that’s how I grew up. I did do my share of pitching … Continue reading 260719 Grandchildren and exercise part 2 of 2

Guide to physical activity

Guide to physical activity “Physical activity is an important part of your weight management program. Most weight loss occurs because of decreased calorie intake. Sustained physical activity is most helpful in the prevention of weight regain. In addition, exercise has a benefit of reducing risks of cardiovascular disease and diabetes, beyond that produced by weight … Continue reading Guide to physical activity