Category Archives: Health & Fitness

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Are fitness watches worth investing in?

For those who love gadgets, fitness watches might be something you are eyeing; but is it worth the price you are going to pay? The answer is it depends. So, who should consider investing in a watch?

Athletes –
If you are an athlete, where performance really matters, you may want to make the investment. Heart rate, calories burned, speed, and other relevant information can help you improve on performance. If you require this information, and need to improve on your stats, a fitness watch might be something you may want to invest in.

Exercises –
Know what the watch is geared for. If you lift weights, you might not need to know your heart rate. But, if you are a runner, swimmer, biker, or other fast-paced action sport enthusiast, the information may be critical. So know what the watch can do, how accurate it is, and what metrics it is going to calculate, to determine if it is a wise investment for you to make. If you are interested in purchasing a fitness watch then there are loads of retailers which sell them. I would recommend comparing some catalogues before purchasing a watch to make sure you get the best deal.

Storage –
How much data can it store. How do you view the data? Can you view if you are improving on your stats? Again, if it is not going to give you the information you require to truly improve, should you invest in it? Make sure you know what the watch stores, calculates, and what information it is going to provide you, so that you truly do improve on your development in your respective sport.

Although some people simply like to own gadgets, some people truly must track performance and improvement if they are professional athletes. If you are looking to improve, capture data, and make leaps in your output, a fitness watch might be an investment to consider. But, otherwise, fitness tracker apps might be a cheaper route for those who don’t require absolute precision in their tracking for their sports.

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How To Prepare Your Body For Beach Season

When beach season rolls around, we’d all like to have a perfect body. But how to achieve it – or at least get close? The best way, of course, is to start the preparation before the summer hits! Being beach-ready involves many parts of personal care. It involves dietary changes, physical exercise, skin care, and most importantly, changes in your way of thinking. So, start with visualizing your perfect body and take some actions on the way to your dream! Continue reading “How To Prepare Your Body For Beach Season”

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2017: the year of the body you want (p.s. giveaway)

It’s that time of year: everyone is interested in atoning for their holiday sins and getting (back) the body they want. Here’s the latest in fitness goodies that’ll help you reach your goals in 2017: Continue reading “2017: the year of the body you want (p.s. giveaway)”

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Plantar Fasciitis and its Treatment

Plantar Fasciitis is a disorder in which there is a pain in the heel and bottom of the foot. At the beginning of this disorder, pain is severe. When toe and foot are bent towards the shin, it causes pain, and it worsens when the Achilles tendons are tightened. This disorder comes on slowly. Continue reading “Plantar Fasciitis and its Treatment”

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Taking Care of Dental Issues

Good health is a great blessing — we cannot buy a healthy body, but we can take steps to keep our body healthy.  Dental health is a very crucial aspect of a healthy body. Teeth are most sensitive part of dental sanitary conditions; one can avoid many oral issues just by taking proactive steps. Continue reading “Taking Care of Dental Issues”