Tag Archives: family

The Family That Plays Together, Stays Together

As highlighted on BBC News, along with eating a healthy diet, controlling your stress through quiet reflection and getting adequate sleep, exercise is probably the most important aspect of your …

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Exercise in Youth is “Remembered” By Your Bones

According to researchers from the Liggins Institute at the University of Auckland, your bones retain a “memory” of exercise’s effects long after the exercise session has ended, and this bone …

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Can Exercise Really Improve Kids’ Health?

Can exercise really improve kids’ health? Yes!  As little as 10 minutes a day of high-intensity physical activity could help some children reduce their risk of developing heart problems and …

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What’s Scarier – Halloween Costumes or Leftover Candy?

Happy (almost) Halloween!  This week marks the unofficial beginning of the Holiday eating season.  If you’re like me, fighting the temptation to splurge daily on Snickers, brownies, kugel, and cupcakes …

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Does America Have the Fittest Kids? No

The British Journal of Sports Medicine recently released a study concerning the aerobic fitness levels of children and youth across 50 countries.  The international research team was co-led by the …

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Do You Practice “Rational Fitness”?

It’s a shame that many people trying to improve their weight management feel that exercise is a necessary evil that cannot be enjoyed – no matter the benefits for cognitive …

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