My Running Adventure: from Hate to Love

Running… What? It’s Not My Thing All throughout middle and high school I thought that running is “just not my thing”. I remember those school days when during our phys ed class we did laps around the school. I always looked for ways to cut the...
Weight-Loss and Maintenance Strategies

Weight-Loss and Maintenance Strategies

Fat is one of the most stubborn parts of the human body, and most people find it very difficult to lose fat for good. A lot of the time, fat will come off temporarily and will only come back later, much to the dismay of the people who just went through an intense...

Pelvic Floor Strengthening

The pelvic floor is essentially a web of muscles that acts like a basket holding up your internal organs such as bladder, bowel and uterus.  When these muscles become weakened – from things like childbirth, heavy lifting, chronic coughing (basically anything that puts...

How to Effectively Lose Weight After a Baby

Childbirth is a miraculous experience for many women. However, it’s also known to wreak havoc on the hormones and body image of many new mothers. Weight gain during pregnancy is to be expected, but effectively losing weight after a baby is entirely possible. Don’t be...

Pilates Approach to Fix Bad Posture

If you’ve ever observe people walking, sitting or even standing in an awkward manner then you understand what “poor posture” means. Many people don’t realize that poor posture affects more than just your appearance while standing up or sitting down, it also has...

Fitness Benefits of Core Training

 It’s almost impossible to go to a fitness center and not hear the words “core training” being talked about. When most people hear the term, they think of abdominal toning; but the core region involves much more than just the stomach muscles. What are the advantages...