strength training

Intervals for Weight Loss

February 21, 2012

Have you ever spent an hour or more on a cardio session and felt that you’ve done something good for yourself?  I hate to break the unfortunate news to you, but extended cardio is not only less than helpful, it can be downright detrimental to your weight loss efforts. I know, I know.  How can […]

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The Importance of Strength Training

January 31, 2012

Have you ever seen a skinny woman in shorts walk by and then notice the cellulite covering the back of her legs?  “How is that possible?” you think.  Well, losing fat does not mean becoming toned.  In fact, losing fat and looking lean are two entirely different things. Many women are obsessed with burning calories […]

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Cardio and Strength Training for Weight Loss

February 6, 2010

Usually when people think of exercising for weight loss they think of cardio, but not strength training. However, for good health and for quicker weight loss, your exercise routine needs to include both. Why Cardio is Important Cardiovascular exercise (cardio for short) is an exercise or physical activity that improves the efficiency of the cardiovascular system. The cardiovascular […]

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