How To Assess If You Are Making Fitness Improvements

How To Assess If You're Making Fitness Improvements

How To Assess If You Are Making Fitness Improvements? You've been exercising and eating healthy for several weeks and now you want to see if you've made any progress since you started. There are many ways to check and see if you're meeting any goals and getting the results you're looking for. Let's get this out the way right off the bat....you can weigh yourself on the scale, but this may not be your best option. Scales measure your current weight and can't tell the difference between muscle, fat, water, or food. It may take a month to start seeing

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Are You Carrying Dangerous Fat Around Your Midsection?

Are You Carrying Dangerous Fat Around Your Midsection?

Are You Carrying Dangerous Fat Around Your Midsection? Carrying dangerous fat around your midsection or extra inches on your waist has been shown in countless studies to increase your risk of cardiovascular disease. New studies show that if you have a high waist-to-hip ratio (meaning you carry more fat around your waist than on your hips), you may be at greater risk for hypertension, diabetes and many other cardiovascular health problems. Waist-To-Hip Ratio Waist-to-hip ratio is being used more often by doctors in preference to Body Mass Index (BMI) as a better measurement of the risk of obesity and cardiovascular

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Boost Your Metabolism and Burn More Fat

boost your metabolism and burn more fat

Boost Your Metabolism and Burn More Fat Metabolism is the key to weight loss, and all you need to know is the higher your metabolism, the more calories you'll burn.  How do you boost your metabolism and burn more fat?  Your metabolic rate is influenced by your genetics, but exercising and watching what foods you eat can really boost your metabolism into high speed. Not all exercises are created equal when it comes to boosting your metabolism, so you must choose the best ones to obtain this goal.  You're looking for exercises that do three things: burn calories during the workout, burn

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