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A stiff neck is one of the most common types of pain among Americans. It’s characterized by a tightness that starts in the neck and may radiate pain down one or both of your arms. Neck stiffness is generally not a cause for alarm. However, the painful flare-ups can be debilitating. The most effective remedy Read more…

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Are you experiencing a weight loss plateau? You started this weight loss journey knowing it would be tough, but you didn’t realize how tough it would be. In the beginning, the weight seemed to just slide off. You reduced your calories, stuck with your diet, and began exercising and the extra pounds came off with Read more…

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“What should I eat before and after a workout?” This is one of the most common questions I get as a trainer. Obviously, the answer depends more on the individual and their goals, but there are some common truths that apply for pre-and post-workout nutrition. ‘ Before your workout: Pre-workout food should include a carb Read more…

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Exercising with friends is one of the best ways to stay motivated and inspired to stick to your workouts. Getting and staying fit is hard work, even for people who love to exercise. One of the biggest challenges of the pandemic has been that so many people have been cut off from their workout community. Read more…

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What you do and how you feel comes largely from what you think. Simple examples include, sometimes you wouldn’t feel sad if you didn’t think you had lost something. Or, you wouldn’t watch a movie if you didn’t think it was going to be a good movie to watch. However, it’s not always that simple, Read more…

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Woman tracks SMART fitness goals on smartwatch

Setting fitness goals is a great way to keep you on track and motivated when working out. Whether you’ve been working out for a while now or are new to exercise goal setting, SMART fitness goals can help you lose weight, improve your fitness level, and help you reach an important milestone. SMART Fitness Goals Read more…

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When topics of physical performance, weight loss, and building strength come up, often times rest and recovery are not part of the conversation. However, it’s incredibly important that you optimize your sleep to recover and perform at your best.  One of the main ways that our bodies recover is getting adequate rest! During the hours Read more…

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Fitness requires a state of mind, goals, and consistent actions. Fitness trends have come and gone, and come again. And for many years, fitness trends centered around gyms and gym memberships. The idea that fitness requires heavy exercise equipment is fast becoming obsolete. True fitness involves flexibility, stamina, as well as cardio and resistance training. Read more…

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Older couple stays fit doing yoga exercises with the Sworkit app.

Are you someone who has exercised all your life and now you’re ready for new challenges as you’re entering your senior years? Or maybe you’re goal is to stay mobile and agile so you can keep up with grandkids. Either way, the Sworkit fitness app is the perfect tool to help older adults stay fit. Read more…

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Person touches wearable device before workout.

Wearable technology includes intelligent electronic devices that are worn on the body to streamline workouts. In recent years, they have taken over the fitness industry. They are a reliable way to improve health and boost performance during workouts. These electronic devices allow you to view results from your activities by tracking your progress through a Read more…

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Depiction of a body fighting disease, boost your immune system.

Boosting your immune system has never been more important. Your immune system is your main line of defense against infections. As soon as an invading germ or virus is detected, your body goes to work to neutralize and banish the unwelcome guest. How does your immune system accomplish this? Your immune system uses a range Read more…

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Person uses Sworkit workout app.

Have you ever walked into a gym and felt out of place, or missed out on a fun fitness class because it didn’t fit with your work schedule? At Sworkit, we celebrate the fact that every person is unique and different. That’s why we’ve created hundreds of workouts to meet the many different needs and Read more…

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Tibialis Raise exercise to reduce knee pain

Knee pain is one of the most common reasons that people give as to why they stop playing sports, running or jogging, or even just active hobbies like gardening. We know there is nothing worse than having to give up doing something you love because of the pain it might be causing. It is possible Read more…

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Woman running as part of HIIT workout.

Between a demanding job, running a home, and giving yourself some rest, it is often difficult to find time for a quality workout, but that doesn’t need to become an excuse. There are tons of effective workout options available for those short on time. High-intensity interval training (HIIT) is a good solution for those with busy Read more…

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Group of women who just finished a workout shows fitness for real people

If you have the time and the money to spend hours at the gym, that’s great. But most of us are entrenched in real lives, with hectic schedules, limited budgets, and competing priorities. We need fitness for real people. Here’s where Sworkit comes in… Sworkit is the workout app that meets you where you are: on Read more…

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Employers and health plans can conveniently offer Sworkit’s 1,000+ workouts, exercises and fitness plans, available in 13 languages, to their global populations through Virgin Pulse BETHESDA, MD – (September 27, 2021) Virgin Pulse, the leading global provider of digital and live health and wellbeing solutions, announced today it has partnered with Sworkit, a premium digital health Read more…

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Picture of foods that increase energy, such as salmon, nuts, and avocado.

A brand-new season is here, and for many, it’s the perfect opportunity to amp up your goals and get back on track with a healthy lifestyle. As important as sleep and regular exercise are for achieving your SMART fitness goals, the food that you eat is probably the most important element to living a healthy, Read more…

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