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Fitness Illustrated eBook
The term cardio does describe one part of aerobic fitness, but it ignores the important effects of training on muscle fibers.
ACSM's Health/Fitness Facility Standards and Guidelines 4th Edition eBook
Saunas, steam rooms, and whirlpools are all potentially high-risk areas to members and users because of the high temperatures and humidity that are generated in these spaces.
Active Living Every Day With Online Resource-2nd Edition
Change doesn�t happen all at once. It�s not a light switch that you can flip on and off. Rather, it is an ongoing process of learning and relearning.
Worksite Health Promotion-3rd Edition
Marketing is defined as an aggregate of functions involved in moving goods from producer to consumer.
NSCA's Essentials of Personal Training-2nd Edition
Complex skill-oriented exercises should be avoided in most persons with MS, partly because of the loss of proprioception, or ability to perceive muscle and joint position in space.
ACSM's Guide to Exercise and Cancer Survivorship eBook
An unhealthy diet could account for up to 30% of all cancers in developing countries and perhaps 35% of cancer deaths in the United States. Hence, along with tobacco use, diet is one of the most important modifiable risk factors for cancer.
Marathon runners were not alone in this belief. Cyclists in the race that was considered the ultimate physical challenge�the Tour de France�were advised similarly: �Avoid drinking when racing, especially in hot weather. Drink as little as possible, and with the liquid not too cold. It is only a question of will power.
Gold Medal Nutrition 5th Edition eBook
He must rise at five in the morning, run half a mile at the top of his speed up hill, and then walk six miles at a moderate pace, coming in about seven to breakfast, which should consist of beef steak or mutton chop, under-done, with stale bread and old beer.
Training with dumbbells provides a variety of advantages. Some of the advantages are practical and some are physiological, but without a doubt, dumbbells will be a good addition to your training program.