Type 2 Diabetes

Type 2 diabetes

Diabetes is the fastest growing health problem in the world today. Linked with obesity it can cause all kinds of problems including heart disease, amputations and eventually death. Let’s talk below about type 2 Diabetes. This is predominantly because of today’s western diet which I will elaborate more on now. IN THE EARLY DAYS In […]

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What it means to have a fantastic Personal Trainer.

A fantastic Personal Trainer is far more than an exercise instructor. The client has to trust the trainer, therefore the Personal Trainer must know how to build rapport. Without this step the client will not get their best results. The client also has to like the trainer, so the PT has to make it all […]

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Do Carbs make you fat ?

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Do carbs make you fat ? After being in the fitness industry for 25 years I’ve heard constantly how carbs make you fat . Let’s have a closer look at this. Carbohydrates are predominantly sugar. Your brain needs Carbs to survive. We are also made of trillions of cells which create energy in a part […]

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BONE STRENGTH

Bone Strength

Your skeleton isn’t just a lifeless bunch of bones transporting around with us.! Your bones contain minerals such as calcium and phosphorus, and produce red and white blood cells . Bone strength is so important. Adults have 212 bones in their body , of course these bones grow from birth.  With strength training , osteoporosis […]

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Boxing for Fitness

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No matter what anyone says , pro boxers are the fittest of all athletes. which is why Boxing for fitness is an awesome way to stay fit. Tell me of any other sportsman who skip for 20 mins as a warm up!!.  That’s about 3000 skips at least and most people can’t do 30 without […]

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Benefits of Running

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Running is an awesome way to get fit . In fact it is probably the best way and below we can tell you some benefits of running. If you look at Elite athletes like boxers and soccer players, they run a huge amount in their training. Running is also a great fat burner. Of course […]

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The Pros and Cons of Stretching

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Pros and Cons of different stretching methods Static stretching is the best known form of stretching. While performing static stretching a relaxed muscle is brought under tension. This tension is maintained for longer periods of time (around 30 seconds) after which tension slowly decreases. Advantages – Effective in increasing ROM (range of motion) Disadvantages – […]

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