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Push Ups
During a push-up, you are lifting about 75% of your body weight.










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Today's Featured Topics



Motivating Kids to Exercise with Technology
Sadly, many health problems seen in adults as a result of poor nutrition and a sedentary lifestyle are now beginning to appear in children and adolescents. Many blame the TV and video games. But, is it possible to get kids moving by using video games? The answer appears to be "yes"! Read about it in this fascinating review: "Motivating Kids to Exercise: Is Technology the Answer?"

Pedometers
Walking is a great form of exercise for almost everyone. While it won't prepare you to compete in a triathlon or tennis tournament, it certainly will help you lose weight, and lower your risk of diabetes and cardiovascular disease. The current recommendation is 10,000 steps per day. To keep track, you're going to need a good pedometer. Learn more at: "Pedometers"

How To Choose A Gym
You've decided to get back in shape. Congratulations. Now what? Most likely, you will consider joining a gym. But, what should you look for? Some clubs have dress codes and specific hours for special populations. Rates, membership plans, and competency of the staff vary widely. Learn more in our review: "How To Choose A Gym"


Exercise Books and Videos



TITLE:  "Core Performance Endurance"
AUTHOR:  Verstegen M, Williams P
LENGTH:  238 pages
LIST PRICE:  $27.95

Mark Verstegen is a nationally-recognized trainer. He runs a training facility for serious athletes in Tempe, Arizona and writes a column for Men's Health magazine. This is his third book in this series. In "Core Performance Endurance" Verstegen recommends that elite endurance athletes incorporate strength training and more rest and recovery in their training regimens. Many athletes who do that will likely see a dual benefit: improved performance and reduced injuries. Read more...





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