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The 15-Minute At-Home Tabata Workout

You know those crazy days when your to-do list just gets longer—and going to the gym falls to the wayside? Yeah, we've all been there. Here's the …

These 5 Moves Will Make You Look Flat-Bellied from Every Angle

This series tones your ENTIRE core.<p>Your core is about <i>so</i> much more than just your abdominal muscles. It comprises the main abdominal muscle (<b>rectus abdominus</b>, a.k.a. the “six pack” muscle) that allows you torso flexion, or what happens when you sit up from lying down or bend over. Then there's your</b> …

Get a Flat Tummy and Toned Legs with One Move

Your body will be worthy of a slow-clap.<p><i>Join the</i> Women's Health <i>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>Partial Single-Leg Squat:</b> We've got some awesome news for …

Next Fitness Star Emily Schromm Shows You How to Get a Rock-Hard Body Like Hers

Check out the MTV badass’ ridiculously effective routine.<p><i>Emily Schromm nabbed our second-annual The Next Fitness Star title with her sick moves and infectious energy. Test out her ridiculously effective routine, below, and don't miss out on ordering The Next Fitness Star DVD (sold by</i> Women's</i> …

SALFORD STUDY INTO MALE EATING DISORDERS - Salford Star - with attitude & love xxx

It's pretty well hidden from the public gaze but male eating disorders have grown massively over the last decade, a rise of up to <b>66%</b>. Meanwhile, …

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3 Moves That Are Secretly Amazing for Your Abs

Bored with planks and all crunched out? Try these little known core exercises<p>When it comes to sculpting strong, tight abs, there's a lot more you can do other than planks, sit-ups, and crunches. Personal trainer Rachel Cosgrove, the genius creator of the <i>Women's Health</i> Spartacus 4.0 Workout in the</i> …

Yoga for Great Abs

Eight yoga moves to tighten your torso

5 Exercises That Will Show Your Lower Belly Who's Boss

One trainer's favorite moves for flattening that tricky spot<p>When you're trying to target your lower abs, all abs-strengthening moves are not created equal. Fact is, some are much more effective at working those tough-to-get-to muscles. So we asked celebrity trainer Michelle Lovitt, an Asics America …

5 Tips For Finding Flow: A High Performance User's Guide For The New Year

There’s an old Buddhist story we like to tell at Flow Genome Project events, about a group of monks who have all spent ten years meditating in an isolated monastery, in the middle of the Himalayas, at the feet of an enlightened master.<p>One day, the master is giving a talk and happens to mention that …

How to Get an Enormous User Base Without Spending a Dime on Marketing

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>It’s no secret most startups have little to no marketing budget. However, this shouldn’t be a deterrent to success.<p>We launched Talentoday, a career guidance platform, in the U.S. in January 2014. By April 2014, we a million users. Compare …

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Want a Tight Butt That Defies Gravity?

Firm your butt and legs as you torch calories with this dynamic routine—inspired by some of the fittest women around<p>Each day at sunrise, 32-year-old LisaVan Sciver, a full-time ski patroller at Jackson Hole Mountain Resort in Wyoming, is on the slopes—some of the most challenging in North America, …

The Ultra-Intense Workout Move That Burns Fat Fast

The burpee has a goofy name, but the fat-burning benefits are nothing to laugh at<p>Imagine an exercise that offers big cardio benefits, works every major muscle group, and torches mucho calories. That’s a burpee (aka, a squat thrust) in a nutshell. Developed in the 1930s and used by the military to …

Flatten Your Belly with This Killer Ab Workout

Get a tight stomach in just six weeks without doing a single crunch. This may be the easiest workout we've ever printed<p>Get ready to whip off your cover-up: This workout, created exclusively for <i>Women's Health</i> by Rachel Cosgrove, C.S.C.S., owner of Results Fitness in Newhall, California, combines …

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? …

5 Ways to Use a Stability Ball

Get ready to have a ball.<p>This morning, host Natalie Morales and a few hundred of her closest friends set the world record for the largest fitness ball class. With instruction from trainer Michelle Bridges—she's the Jillian Michaels of Australia's <i>The Biggest Loser</i> and author of the book <i>Total Body</i> …

Tone Your Abs on a Mat: 5 Moves Better Than Crunches

Feel the burn, skip the crunches.<p>The mat is a great place to sculpt sexy abs. What's not so great? Only doing crunches—which utilize just a portion of your core muscles—to tone up. So we put together five intense and efficient core-strengthening moves that target <i>all</i> the regions of your abs. Here's …

21 Ways To Flatten Your Belly

Your ultimate guide to a slimmer midsection.<p><i>This article was written and provided by our partners at</i> Prevention<i>.</i><p>A toned, flat tummy is a goal many of us strive to achieve, but endless crunches and ditching all your favorite foods isn't the right way to do it. Fortunately, a flat belly can be …

This Plank-Based Exercise Challenges Your Core Like WHOA

Oh, hey there, abs.<p><i>Join the</i> Women's Health <i>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>Plank Sweep:</b> If you want a toned core and stronger hips and glutes, make this …

Get Rid of Cellulite

Learn how yoga exercises can help you get rid of cellulite and burn fat<p>Besides whipping your leg muscles into sexy shape, yoga can help smooth spongy thighs too. "Cellulite is a symptom of reduced lymph circulation," says Atma JoAnn Levitt, head of the integrative weight-loss program at the Kripalu …

4 Tips to Make HEALTHY Fried Chicken (Seriously!)

Each month your favorite dishes get a healthy and delectable do-over with tips from Keri Glassman, R.D.<p><b>Go Nuts</b>Cashews aren't just a tasty (and creative) base for a marinade: Tree nuts like these have been linked to better weight maintenance, happier moods (thanks to magnesium and the amino acid …

Lab mice get addicted to sun exposure; you might too

Does basking in the sun make you feel relaxed and happy, like nothing can bother you? There may be a biological reason for that.<p>Researchers found that mice who were regularly exposed to UV light had a higher pain tolerance than mice that were not exposed to UV light. They also experienced …

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20-Minute Power Workout: 2-in-1 Dumbbell Exercises for Faster Results

These 8 moves pull double duty to tone your whole body in half the time<p>Love to multitask? This workout has got you covered.<p>By hitting multiple muscle groups at the same time, this workout scores you a total-body, everything-hurts-the-next-day workout in 20 minutes flat. Plus, since it doesn’t dwell …

3 Ultra-Effective Exercise Machines You're Not Using, But Should Be

Don't let these babies go unnoticed<p>It’s easy to get into a gym routine and just bust in, do your thing, and leave. We all do it. (Especially in this nasty cold weather: have you SEEN the 10 stages of running when it's freezing outside? Yeah.) But in case you haven’t noticed, the gym is filllled …

Trainer Confessions: 5 Goals You SHOULD Be Making (But Probably Aren’t)

We’re not saying that wanting to look amazing post-breakup is bad motivation, but there are a few other ambitions you should add to the list<p>One thing we fitness pros are always babbling on about is the importance of having goals. In fact, the first thing I ask prospective clients is what they want …

10 Inspirational Quotes for 2014

Today's Top Stories<p>1<p>Is Meghan Markle Actually A Vegan?<p>2<p>6 Paxil Side Effects You Should Know<p>3<p>The Vegan 'Fake Meat' You'll Actually Want To Eat<p>4<p>Jazz Jennings Is 'Going To Have A Vagina' Soon<p>5<p>Are There Any Benefits To Personalized Vitamins?<p>Live by these mantras, and you’ll have one amazing year<p>Next9 …

The Butt Workout That'll Lift, Tone, Tighten - and Turn Heads

Firm up your booty and tighten your abs with these ten targeted moves<p>Ready to work your booty? We've got ten moves that'll blast your buns (and work your abs while you're at it). Follow along with this workout—first do the four warmup moves, and then get down to the hard work with three killer …

5 Crazy Simple Ways to Fit in More Exercise

Because those little things you do (or don't do) can totally add up<p>We're still obsessed with the news that Moscow city officials are offering their citizens the chance to pay their subway fare in squats—not actual money. So cool! But since most of us don’t live in Moscow, and it doesn't look like …

How To Do The Splits Without Seriously Hurting Yourself

Seriously, don’t force it.<p>I have vivid memories of attending ballet class as a little girl—desperately trying to force my tiny 5-year-old-body into the splits, to no avail.<p>My ballet career was very short-lived (read: I quit two years later). But, fast-forward nearly 20 years, and I’m still in the …

10 Plyometric Exercise Moves That Burn Major Calories

These high-intensity moves can improve your performance, too<p>Ever seen people at the gym do a series of crazy-intense, rapid-fire jumps, skips, and hops? You were probably witnessing plyometrics, a type of high-octane training that taps into energy stored in muscles to encourage muscle development, …

Sculpt Toned Arms in 15 Minutes

4 quick arm moves for an enviable upper half<p>Toned, strong arms are hot accessories during tank-top season—but they're just as key when you're trying to bang out as many pushups as the chick next to you at boot camp.<p>Problem is, many women zero in on the "show-off" muscles like their biceps and …