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Anatomy of a Workout: Understanding Muscle Groups

Muscle Groups

The human body has a large number of muscles, and these muscles can be divided into muscle groups based on function and location. When it comes to fitness, a proper workout regimen ensures that all muscle groups are trained, and therefore all muscles are strengthened over time. Relationships of muscles within muscle groups: Muscle groups…

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5 Healthy Foods To Eat When You’re Craving Sweets

Craving Sweets

Anyone at some point during the day is going to experience a craving for sweet but most of us would rather eat healthy foods to satisfy the hunger tingle. Here are the reasons for the craving sweets and how to remedy to them. What are the reasons behind the sugar addiction? Why are we craving…

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What do you need to eat to burn fat and build muscle

burn fat and build muscle

Knowing what foods to avoid will  increase the efficiency of the fitness program and will help us achieve our goal : burn fat and build muscle ! So here is a little help, from me, to you. There is a natural process happening, called SDA or Specific Dynamic Action also know as Thermic effect of food: it’s…

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The Benefits of a Fitness Boot Camp

Boot Camp

The notion of boot camp brings images of military discipline and soldiers crawling in mud carrying a heavy backpack. If the concept of fitness boot camp is inspired by the army physical training, the environment needs not be as traumatic. In fact, boot camp classes bring benefits beyond toned muscles and increased strength. No peer…

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Boot Camp vs. Gym: Pros & Cons

boot camp vs gym

Congratulations! You’ve decided to exercise (again). So what do you choose, boot camp or gym membership? There are advantages and disadvantages to both. Incidentally each benefit can also be a con, depending on your personality and goals. Gym in Chula Vista The main reason to go to a gym is convenience. There likely is one…

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