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New Fitness App for Sports Fans Aims to Lower Healthcare Costs

Inspiration, motivation, and discipline: these are all traits necessary for maintaining an active lifestyle. They are also qualities exemplified by professional athletes. Indeed, role models are beneficial for success in nearly any endeavor. Public exposure for professional athletes used to be limited to television and newspapers. Nowadays, with the advent of social media and the internet, connecting with these workout warriors is easier than ever before. While individual athletes have made workout apps in the past, they were relatively limited in exposure and scope. Now, a new firm called Fan Health Network (FHN) is combining […]

By |October 19th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on New Fitness App for Sports Fans Aims to Lower Healthcare Costs

Nintendo Switch Boasts Music-Infused Boxing Workouts

It’s fair to say that video games are not exactly foundational pillars for living an active lifestyle, but neither should they be labeled an arch nemesis—at least not these days. More than a decade ago, Nintendo introduced the Wii gaming system, which utilized motion-sensing technology and cutting-edge hand-held controllers for a movement-oriented virtual experience. While the golf swings on Wii Sports didn’t burn many calories, a competitive match of tennis often led gamers to work up quite the sweat in front of the television. Once a world-wide phenomenon, the consul went the way of most technological innovations. Yet Nintendo is [...]

By |October 18th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on Nintendo Switch Boasts Music-Infused Boxing Workouts

5 Tips for a Healthy Halloween

Before the arrival of apple pies and sweet potato casserole on Thanksgiving, or peppermint bark and spiked eggnog on Christmas Eve, the first true test of resolve each holiday season presents itself at the conclusion of October. Yes, it that time of year when candy appears as ubiquitous as fake cobwebs and phony skeletons. Halloween is almost here. While Halloween brings […]

By |October 17th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on 5 Tips for a Healthy Halloween

City Officials Enjoy Fitness Competition at New Park in Texas

A little friendly competition can bring out the best in people. Of course, no one needs to tell that to a proud Texan. Known for their hard-working, pioneering spirit and love for sports, among many other things, the people of the Lone Star State are once again showing their true colors, all in the name of fitness. The city of Brownsville officially […]

By |October 16th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on City Officials Enjoy Fitness Competition at New Park in Texas

In-Shape Gyms Helping Fight Cancer

Like few other causes in America, or the world for that matter, the collective fight to overcome and eventually cure cancer unites people of all backgrounds in solidarity. A similar sentiment could be shared about healthy living and staying active, so it should come as no surprise to see the leadership of In-Shape Health Clubs in support of both. Throughout the month of October, In-Shape clubs are hosting fundraising fitness events with proceeds to benefit local chapters of the American Cancer Society and St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, according to the In-Shape website. The goal is to raise $150,000 before [...]

By |October 15th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on In-Shape Gyms Helping Fight Cancer
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