It has been suggested that high-intensity fitness, over time, is an effective preventive measure against dementia.
February 2–8, marks National Burn Awareness Week. Reduce the risk of contact burns with this quick guide.
According to researchers from McMaster University in Ontario, high-intensity interval training (HIIT) can improve memory function by up to 30% in healthy older adults/seniors. Whereas seniors participating in moderate exercise and/or stretching programs did not demonstrate an average improvement in memory.
Who doesn’t love being bundled up with a cup of hot chocolate and a novel, looking outside at a winter wonderland? Although the snow makes for some great scenery, it poses many risks when heading outdoors such as automobile accidents, heart attacks and frostbite. Here are a few ways to avoid these dangers.
It is easy to get distracted during a group exercise class with its lively music, an instructor addressing students via headset microphone while sweat is dripping down your face. Try centering yourself with these four methods.
A 30-minute, high-intensity interval training (HIIT) session can decrease the appetite of middle-aged men and increase their power output without negatively impacting their sleep.
Researchers from Brigham Young University and Harvard Medical School found that people who wear minimalist shoes achieve the same results as those who engage in foot-strengthening exercises.
Scholars have found a strong correlation between brainpower and early-morning exercise.
Orland Park Health & Fitness Center is the proud recipient of the 2019 Certified Facility of the Year Award! The Medical Fitness Association (MFA), a non-profit organization, was formed in 1991 to assist medically-integrated health and fitness centers achieve their full potential. Each year, MFA certified facilities are nominated and recognized for Medical Fitness Facility […]
Smart-technology activewear has the power to enhance your performance by tracking metrics, refining or correcting your physical form and keeping you comfortable while exercising. Take a look at these three high-tech wardrobe staples.
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