Exercise guides and tips

5 Reasons to Cycle

Cycling, both indoors and outdoors, is a great fitness exercise and can be fun on your own or with a group of friends. Reasons to Cycle: 1) It’s a great…

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How to Psych Yourself Up for Exercise and a Better Workout

Sometimes it’s hard to get moving. Sometimes it’s hard to push yourself that extra inch, or even to get to the gym in the first place, so knowing how to…

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Did You Know: We all Shrink!

It’s not a joke or a tall-tale: both men and woman start to shrink in height after the ages of 30. On average, men shrink by 3cm and women shrink…

Get Great Ab Definition

Here are 3 great ab exercises, with video, to help you achieve maximum definition. Aim to rest for 30 seconds between sets, and do 2-to-3 sets of each exercise. Abs…

Healthy Recipe: Crying Tiger Beef Salad

THANUNDORN “Tha” Imratanarak was already a competent cook when he arrived in Australia from Thailand five years ago. He had cooked for his family since he was a teenager and…

Health & Fitness 101: Just Breathe…

It seems like we’re stating the blatantly obvious, however, breathing can actually help a lot of conditions, not just lung problems. Breathing, before anything else, is much more than the…