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To Lose Weight, You Must Eat More

Here are some long-held beliefs when it comes to losing weight: One, if a diet doesn’t put your taste buds in a coma, it’s not effective. Two, a …

How to Lose Weight Using a Treadmill

Lace up your running shoes and hop on a treadmill for a climate-controlled way to get in your daily cardiovascular exercise, a key facet in shedding …

Why Adding Weight Training to Running is Best for Weight Loss

Weight training better for keeping midsection slim; running better for keeping weight down.<p>Given the choice between going running and doing strength training, most runners will pick the former. New research has found that those who run at least in part to keep their waistline trim will benefit most …

Modified Plank

Get defined, toned abs with the help of celebrity fitness trainer Holly Rilinger. You'll feel the burn in just a few seconds whether you're a pro or …

5 Exercises To Get Toned, Lean Arms

Shapely, sculpted arms are possible—at any age. Eliminate arm flab and sculpt toned arms and shoulders with these simple tips.<p>Grab a pair of light …

5 Essential Exercises You Should Be Doing More Of

Get the max from your gym time—without adding more reps or more minutes<p>You're all about multitasking when it comes to your job, your to-do list, and even your free time (seriously, who <i>just</i> watches TV these days?). So why shouldn't your workout—and your body—benefit from the same smart shortcuts? …

Firmer Arms In 60 Seconds

This triple-duty toner from fitness instructor Elisabeth Halfpapp, costar of <i>Core Fusion Pure Arms and Abs</i> DVD, targets your triceps from all angles. Subtle pulsing movements get deep into trouble spots and isolate small muscles, so you'll firm up fast.<p><b>How to do it:</b> Stand on the center of a …

5 Workout Moves That Will Change Your Body

Illustration by Peter Oumanski for TIME<p>Illustration by Peter Oumanski for TIME<p>Illustration by Peter Oumanski for TIME<p>Illustration by Peter Oumanski …

Holistic Medicine

9 Butt Exercises for a Super-Toned Tush

Yeah, you squat. But aren’t you ready to mix it up a bit?<p>So sick of squats? We hear you. The key to a gravity-defying backside is introducing new exercises that tone every inch of your rear. These 9 moves from the <i>Women’s Health Big Book of Exercises</i> target all the muscles in your glutes and …

3 Feel-Good Moves to Blast Cellulite

Say goodbye to dimpling with these easy exercises.<p>Dimples on your cheeks are cute. But dimples on your butt cheeks—not so much. Sadly, cellulite spares few women. By some estimates, 98 percent of us develop these stubborn lumps and bumps in unfortunate places like our tummies and thighs. Recent …

Do This Workout for a Flat Belly!

Hollywood personal trainer Michelle Lovitt shares her go-to exercises for strong abs.<p><i>This article was repurposed with permission from</i> Prevention<i>.</i><p>We asked Michelle Lovitt to create and demonstrate a firm-abs plan, and she over-delivered. Based on principles she perfected with her Hollywood clients, …

The No-Equipment Move That Tones Your Legs and Butt

Sculpt a lean, strong lower body with just one exercise!<p><i>This article was written by Linda Melone, and provided by our partners at</i> Prevention<i>.</i><p>Here's your fitness challenge of the day: the squat jump! It's an anti-aging power move that takes toning your lower body to a whole new level.<p>Any sort of …

The 5-Move Circuit Workout for a Strong, Sexy Butt

Tone, tighten and lift your backside with this muscle-sculpting circuit workout.<p>Newsflash: Squats aren't the only secret weapon when it comes to sculpting a strong and lifted backside. Whether you have Beyoncé-level aspirations or would be happy to just give your skinny jeans a little more to cling …

5 Exercises You Should Be Doing Way More Of

Get the max from your gym time—without adding more reps or more minutes<p>You're all about multitasking when it comes to your job, your to-do list, and even your free time (seriously, who <i>just</i> watches TV these days?). So why shouldn't your workout—and your body—benefit from the same smart shortcuts? …

7 Exercise Moves for Lean, Sexy Legs

Upgrade your leg workouts with these killer exercises for your hamstrings, quads, and calves<p>Tired of the same old squats and lunges in your leg workout? We totally get it. The next time you want to tone your lower half, try these 7 challenging moves from the Women's Health Big Book of Exercises. …

18 Exercise Upgrades for More Muscle

Kick your favorite go-to exercises up a notch.<p><i>The article was written by Rachel Cosgrove and repurposed with permission from Men's Health.</i><p>What if you could instantly make any exercise 10 times more effective? Chances are, you can. That's because most people make tiny (but key) technique errors on …

6 Things You’ll Have to Give Up if You Want to Lose Weight FOR GOOD

Remember: It’s a marathon, not a sprint.<p>Juice fasting, low-carb, Paleo, the Master Cleanse—if you’re someone who struggles with her weight, you might always be looking for the hot new diet that will magically make it all easier. Sorry to break it to you, but staying slim and healthy is usually …

32 Lunge Variations to Keep Things Interesting (and Seriously Intense)

If there’s any exercise that could be considered the bread and butter of many a fitness routine, it’s the bodyweight lunge. Basic (in the best way), …

30-Minute Strength Program

Dumbbell Exercises

In build muscle, diet, Dumbbell Exercises, fat burning, mens fitness, mens health, six pack abs, weight loss<p>The Top Ten Dumbbell Exercises For …

The 7 Most Common Workout Mistakes Beginners Make

<i>SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue</i><p>By Linda Melone<p>Starting a new workout routine can be intimidating, especially when you’re over 50.<p>Changes to our bodies after 50 present challenges that were not a concern in our 30s and 40s. Workout shortcuts we could get away with earlier in life can cause harm to aging …

10 Ways to Actually Keep Your 2015 Fitness Goals

Photo: Getty<p>For the past few weeks, we've been laying around the house munching on sweets with our families by day and <i>over-indulging</i> with our friends by night—hey, it's just that time of year. Now, it's time to regain our collective focus. Many of us have made the resolution to get in shape—but as …

4 Food Rules For Strength Training

How your diet should (and shouldn't) change when you amp up your workout routine<p>When it comes to healthy eating for a fit and active lifestyle, certain facts are undeniable: Water is crucial, you can eat as many veggies as you want, and weight loss/maintenance is more a result of diet than …

Crush This Exercise for Killer Legs

Drop it like a squat.<p><i>Join the Women's Health Weekend Challenge to help you meet your fitness goals fast and make your weekend workouts count. Thousands of women already have. Join them, and achieve your fitness goals faster!</i><p><b>Dumbbell Front Squat:</b> 2014 may have been the year of the booty, but you can …