Preventive Health Care
Medical research has come a long way, and as a result, people live much longer than they used to. While no one can argue that expanding the average person’s lifespan is good, many of them are not enjoying the quality of life that we would hope as they get older. Many of the elderly have chronic conditions that overwhelm their daily activities or they get diseases repeatedly, which ultimately raises health insurance premiums. Learning about and practicing preventive healthcare, i.e maintaining your body and good health throughout your entire lifetime, is properly the best method to prevent disease from happening in the first place.
When you are sick, you have no choice but to think about your health; it’s right there in your f... Read More
Why This Is The Best Abdominal Exercise We Know Of
Their have been so many speculations as to which abdominal exercise truly is, hands down, the best. You’ll hear about these “Ultimate exercises” that end up being nothing but fake exercises that someone made up on the spot. However, through hard research and personal experience, I’ve come to the honest conclusion, that this really is the absolute best abdominal exercise.
This isn’t just my assumption, but among the Fitness Community it is highly regarded as the Ultimate abdominal exercise, if not the absolute best. So before I explain what this exercise really is, I want to explain to you how it works and exactly why it is so powerful... Read More
How To Maintain A Healthy Diet Ways to Start A Healthy Lifestyle
All of us want to have a healthy life thus we all want to maintain a healthy diet. You may have started to make a big switch to a healthier diet, but like many other people, one thing that you may want to find out is how to maintain a healthy diet, stick to it and live a healthy lifestyle.
Here are some ideas that might help you on how to maintain a healthy diet.
* Have a daily dose of greens. Vegetables are great natural sources not only of fiber but also of the nutrients needed by our body, and these should be the food groups that constitute most of your diet – and don’t forget variety.
* Avoid anything fried. If you want to stay away from those extra calories and fat, stay away from anything fried... Read More
Health Club Membership Sales
Health club professional sales is the key to a successful business. A lot of health club owners, health club professionals and general managers have a negative association towards sales. I understand that completely because what we stereotype as a salesperson is the fast talker in the cheap suit. Somebody that will say anything to get you to buy what they have just so they can get what they want. That is the furthest thing from what a professional salesperson does. Read More
First of all, professional salespeople are great listeners...
Exercise At Home And Lose Weight Faster
A good home exercise program will help you stay fit, but will it help you lose weight, too? You need a program that consists of proper nutrition as well as a fitness routine to help you burn those calories and increase your metabolism. Home exercises videos are a great way to keep you motivated and energized so you can burn fat, and burning fat will result in that weight loss you’re looking for. How do exercise videos work at home when you are trying to develop a workout program?
Convenience Keeps You Coming Back For More: If it’s not convenient, you won’t do it, right? I’ve heard that before… and it’s true. Most people fall off their exercise program because it’s too much trouble... Read More
Living a healthy diet
Choosing a true healthy diet can be a challenging for many of us. There are many diets plan available in the market. We have Atkins diet, celebrity diet, 3 day diet just to name a few. With abundance of them, we have various options before us. It does not matter which one you are going for as long it suits your need and budget well.
Having a good looking body has always been the dream for a lot of people. Dieting provide a means where they can fulfill their hope and consumers willing to spend huge just to achieve it.
A good diet plan is always linked with a healthy diet. Is yours one? How do you decide? Well, when we were in school our teachers used to tell us about food pyramid... Read More
Health Club Marketing
A lot of people say, “I don’t like sales,” “I don’t want to talk to somebody into something.” Well, if you are trying to sell someone something they don’t want or need, you are a con man not a professional salesman. Professional salesmanship is truly helping someone to find a way to get exactly what they want out of life. What you should do is help them figure out how to get exactly what they want. If it is one of your health club products or health club services or they want to be a member of your health club, you need to be prepared on how to get them excited and have a positive emotional feeling associated to making a buying decision of purchasing a health club membership today... Read More
Tips on Choosing an Exercise Bike
Fitness exercise machines for the home are very popular and one of the most useful and easy to use is an exercise bike. However, it is not just a matter of going out and buying the first one you see that’s within your budget! You really need to do some research first to determine the type of exercise bike that is right for you and the features that you will want it to include. You will have to decide between a recumbent and upright bike and to find out if it is easy to adjust and comfortable to use.
How Much Do You Want to Spend?
Of course this is usually the most significant consideration but you shouldn’t go for the lowest cost exercise bike available as it may perhaps not last for very long, be easy to use or give you good exercise... Read More
Fuel Usage During Exercise
The type of substrate (fuel) and the rate at which it is utilized during exercise is largely dependent on the intensity and duration of the exercise. During strenuous exercise there is an obligatory demand for carbohydrate (CHO) oxidation that must be met; fat oxidation cannot substitute. In contrast, there is an increase in fat oxidation during prolonged moderate intensity exercise as carbohydrate fuels are depleted. Fats are also more dominant in long duration exercise since fat oxidation requires more oxygen than does carbohydrate oxidation.
Fuel Selection During Exercise
Again, fats are the primary source of fuel for muscle during low-intensity exercise (70% of VO2max)... Read More
Diet Plan 3 Signs of a Healthy Weight Loss Diet
Looking for a healthy diet plan? There are lots of diets out there – but how do you know if they are healthy? How do you know if they are safe?
Maybe you’ve had a bad experience with diets before. Or maybe you’ve known someone who has damaged their health with a poor diet. There are lots of unhealthy programs that can cause serious health issues.
Some aren’t so bad – but they will slow your metabolism so the weight comes back on – and more – when the diet is over. So you’re smart to look for a healthy weight loss program.
With that in mind here are 3 signs of a healthy, balanced diet. Keep these things in mind when looking at diets and you’re guaranteed to find a healthy, safe plan that fits your lifestyle:
#1 A Healthy Diet Pl... Read More
A Healthy Diet A Healthy Choice A Healthier You
Maintaining a healthy diet is essential in every man’s daily living. If you are dieting to lose weight, or you just want to stay healthy and free from illnesses and diseases, maintaining a healthy diet is one good way in living a healthy and happy life.
With the busy lifestyle we have today and with our demanding jobs, we tend to go for foods that are instantly prepared or something that we can munch or chew while on the go. We also tend to take in a lot of processed foods because we find them convenient and easy. And of course, the price we pay for convenience and ‘fast’ food is depriving our bodies with the proper nutrition it needs.
In this busy world, we ought to pause for a while and check on our diet... Read More
Getting Adult Children Off Your Health Care Plan
One of the first changes of health care reform (The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act) effects people under the age of 26. Previously, once a person turned 19 and was no longer a full time student, he could not be covered under his parents’ health care plan. What this meant is that people in their 20’s often went uninsured. However, effective September 23, 2010 a person can remain on their parents’ health insurance plan until the age of 26. That is certainly better than being uninsured, but it is the most affordable option for parents? Probably not. self employed health insurance. Here is the case for getting young adults their own health insurance plan: Read More
1) Young people are generally healthi...
Buying Home Exercise Equipment You Won’t Use
It is estimated that 80% of home exercise equipment is not used after the first year.
So, you’re planning to buy a piece of home exercise equipment… and you have promised yourself that this time you are really going to use it!
Maybe you already have a collection of different exercise devices… but you are convinced that with this new contraption you will definitely reach your fitness goals.
Or you keep saying to yourself… “If I only had that fitness machine I would be motivated to work out”.
Around 80% of home exercise equipment buyers said the same thing… and the equipment they bought is gathering dust in the corner somewhere along with their dreams of muscle tone, more energy, weight control and feeling great.
Don’t part wit... Read More
Things To Know About Heart Healthy Diets
For a healthy living, healthy heart is one of the most crucial requirements; and for a healthy heart, heart healthy diet meal plans is equally important. Today’s lifestyle and a busy schedule have risen the graph of heart problems. Most of us know that healthy diet can easily and safely make your heart healthy, however, most of us don’t bother to follow it. Following Heart Healthy Diet Meal Plans is one of the most important factors to prevent and control the numerous type of cardiovascular diseases. A heart diet contains nutritious foods like a wide variety of fruits and vegetables, low-fat dairy products, whole grains, nuts and legumes, skinless poultry and fish, and non-tropical vegetable oils... Read More
Do You Need A College Health Care Plan
Upon graduation from high school, there is no doubt that you will surely start your tertiary education in college or university. At age twenty, children will not be covered by health insurance of their parents and this can be disastrous if they are merely study and do not do part-time job. Some universities or colleges may have insurance plan offered to students. These insurance may not answer all your needs but you need to be meticulously considered it.
Most of the universities and colleges offer student health insurance plans. These plans should absolutely be at reasonable price, and can give you the school’s nearest hospitals... Read More
health club marketing consulting and promotions
Video marketing has been around for a lot longer than most health clubs realized. This form of health club marketing has been done through sales videos and presentations for many years. It is just now beginning to be popular though, because of YouTube and other social media that allows you to upload videos on the internet. Video marketing is excellent for many reasons. A couple of those reasons are for example, the fact that you can put the presentation together by yourself gives you the opportunity to personalized every detail on your video making it more appealing to the viewers. Thousands of health club members from around the world can watch your video... Read More
Mid Fifties Rock n Roller
Hello Brian here and I am at the beginings of my new career, blogging. I am truly a Mid Fifties Rock ‘n Roller. My whole entire life was based around music ever since I was a child and earned enough money to purchase a portable FM radio. This unit was no larger than than my hand and I could tune in rock stations and listen to all the greats ( most of whom are deceased now). Which brings up the topic of health which is what most of this blogging is about. I chose health to blog about because of its importance to each and every one of us humans throughout our existence... Read More
Health Store and the Sick Reality
Have you ever been to a health store? Honestly, a lot of people might even laugh at you if you have not been to one. Or on the other hand, a very rare group of people will be amazed and will give you praise for being a healthy bee. Well, possible speculations that can be derived are limitless to the imagination. But wait let us not forget that we live in the reality. And reality dictates that health is a very important aspect of life of each individual being. Actually, health is the wide-ranging state of a human being in each and every aspect. It is defined by the World Health Organization (WHO) as a condition of absolute physical, mental, and social well-being and not simply the lack of disease or infirmity.
Lack of disease and/... Read More