Health and Wellness for Life With Online Study Guide
Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is an umbrella term that includes several diseases that affect the heart or blood vessels. Learn more about high blood pressure, coronary artery disease, peripheral artery disease, and cardiomyopathy.
Health Professional's Guide to the Physical Management of Parkinson's Disease eBook
In those with PD, muscle activation patterns appear to be intact, but impairments are noted in the timing and magnitude of contraction of agonist and antagonist muscle groups.
Heart Rate Training
Several conditions may cause your heart rate numbers to skip all over the place.
Reversing the Obesogenic Environment
If the obesogenic genetic risk profile has remained the same in humans since the obesity epidemic began, what has changed? The simple answer is that our environment has changed.
Man's Guide to Muscle and Strength eBook, A
For the first week complete one fewer set than specified (do two sets instead of three for each exercise).
Stronger Legs & Lower Body eBook
Throughout the exercise section of this book you will notice instructions that relate to posture, specific joint movements (such as extending, flexing, and descending), foot placement, tempo, and breathing.
Physical Activity and Health 2nd Edition eBook
Research has repeatedly shown that exposure to regular, frequent bouts of physical activity stimulates physiological and metabolic changes that benefit health. It is helpful to classify these as either (a) chronic effects, that is, adaptations to training acquired over weeks or months, or (b) short-term, acute responses to each individual session of activity.
Lifestyle Wellness Coaching 2nd Edition eBook
The second core competency, establishing the coaching agreement, is defined by the ICF (2011c) as the ability to understand what is required in the specific coaching interaction and to come to agreement with the prospective and new client about the coaching process and relationship.
Methods of Group Exercise Instruction Online Video-3rd Edition
Choosing how to teach your sport conditioning or boot camp class ultimately depends on your personality, teaching philosophy, and clients� response to various formats.
Jim Stoppani's Encyclopedia of Muscle & Strength 2nd Edition eBook
In a shoulder-width stance with a kettlebell between your feet, squat to grasp the kettlebell with your left hand while keeping your torso at a 45-degree angle with the floor. Explode up by extending at the hips, knees, and ankles. Drive your heels into the floor as you pull the kettlebell up, keeping it close to your body.