Erik Checked Me Out and it Changed My Whole Life

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When I first started attending the gym regularly, I had no clue what I was doing there. Naturally, I hopped on the cardio machines, put in my time, and left when I was sweaty and finished. One of my favorite stories to tell people is the story of the first time I ever saw Erik … [Read more...]

What Nutrition Plan Matches Up With Your Personality

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Many of us will try various diets and eating plans throughout our journey to acquire better health and fitness. After all, there are experts spouting off the benefits of every known nutritional program known to man. But have you ever considered matching your nutrition plan with … [Read more...]

Beat Stress Down, Reclaim Your Health

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Stress is the number one killer of people worldwide. There is nothing more damaging to your body, your mind, and your emotions, than stress. –Paul Chek Stress can fall into 3 different categories and it might be the primary reason you are not achieving the health and fitness … [Read more...]

The Surgeon General Wants You To Start Doing This Exercise

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In case you haven't heard, the Surgeon General announced this past Wednesday for a national call to action to start walking! Appropriately, we already had this post scheduled. Forward by Steph :)  I can't begin to tell you how great walking is for your health. Just a few … [Read more...]

A Quick Guide to Understanding Macronutrients

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Understanding Macronutrients: So what's a protein, a carb, and a fat? Macronutrients make up your daily calories. Macronutrients come from PROTEINS, CARBS, and FATS, and you need to eat all three to survive.  I recently wrote a post on Strongfigure.com about food and fat … [Read more...]