Articles in Body and Exercise

5 Tips to Propel You Over the Workout Wall

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Filling your body with the right fuel can help improve your workout performance. While overlooking pre-workout nutrition is easy to do, it may come at a cost in performance. Taking the time to fuel your body the right way helps ensure optimal perform... Read full article

Transplant Games: Going for the Gold with New Heart

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Emily Traylor has a joy for life. The runway trim, always-on-the-go wife, mom and volunteer enthusiastically approaches each day with a radiant smile, a competitive spirit and a new heart. The 40-year-old Louisiana resident is one of thousands of tr... Read full article

Thigh Support Improving Your Thighs Expands your Balance and Stability

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A healthy body’s ability to continually find balance and stability as a moving mass is truly a remarkable feat.  Think about when you may have accidentally tripped on an uprooted crack in a sidewalk, or up a misjudged stairwell step.  Those times whe... Read full article

Booty Beauty

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Your booty is the largest and strongest muscle in your body. In fact, it is made up of three muscles–the gluteus maximus, gluteus medius and gluteus minimus. The gluteal muscles assist with maintaining balance and posture. They allow you to stand, cl... Read full article

Slimmer Thighs

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Don’t wait until summer to work on your summer body. If you start now, you can have toned thighs by the time you go on your first summer vacation. Spend a few minutes on each exercise. Start with 10 reps three times for each exercise and gradually, ... Read full article



How to Stay Healthy During the Holidays

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The holidays are supposed to be the most wonderful time of year, at least according to the songs. But sometimes, trying to make healthy choices, in addition to attending holiday gatherings and finding the right gifts, can feel overwhelming. Here are... Read full article

Healthy Habits that Lead to Weight-Loss Success

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The great news about weight-loss is you have options. The not so great news is too many options can leave you overwhelmed and frustrated. How can you decide which is the best diet for you?... Read full article

Keto Diet and Cancer Treatment: An Overview

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New research that explores cancer prevention and treatment is always exciting to hear about–especially when it’s related to something we can control like our diet and lifestyle. A ketogenic diet is the hot topic right now, so it isn’t surprising to r... Read full article

Sea Coral Implant

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New biological implant helps the body regenerate its own cartilage... Read full article

It's All in Your Head: How Stress is Affecting Your Weight Loss Plan

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Stress is a difficult condition to treat because it manifests itself differently in everyone. Some people may react to stress by spending more time alone, avoiding social interaction. Others may react in the exact opposite by getting out and pursuing... Read full article