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Frequently Asked Questions on Fitness Observatory

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…

Working Out to Your Limits

When most people hear the word “overtraining,” they figure it’s something they should be avoiding at all costs. But there’s an important distinction to be made between overreaching and overtraining….

Strength Training Tips

Basic Guidelines for Strength Training * TYPES: Strength training can be done with weight machines, free weights or a combination of both. * FREQUENCY: Be sure to rest all muscle…

Can Ginger Help Relieve Muscle Soreness?

Ginger’s ability to calm an upset stomach is well known. But more recently, scientists have wondered whether its soothing effects might extend to sore muscles. Ginger, a member of the…

Healthy Recipe: Tuna Pita Sandwich

This sandwich tastes good, it’s easy to make, and is about as healthy as you can get. Don’t settle for any old sandwich when you can get a high scoring…

Your Four Doctors on Call 24/7

We live in a world of many specialists. There are many doctors for the thousands of ailments that befall our bodies. They have hundreds upon hundreds of ways to treat…