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This 12-time Olympic medalist reveals her ultimate 6.5-minute ab workout that helps keep her fit

Five-time Olympic swimmer and 12-time Olympic medalist Dara Torres demonstrates her ultimate ab workout that keeps her in amazing shape. Torres has teamed up with SHOW MORE OF YOU from Celgene and Otezla — a campaign that is shining light on the psoriasis or psoriatic arthritis.<p>To learn more about …

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Tracy Anderson on How to Lose Weight Fast

TA devotees, goop readers, and staffers alike never run out of questions for Tracy Anderson. The word “diet” has become a lightning rod in our …

22 Cheat Sheets For Anyone Who Wants A Bigger Butt

Exercise routines, diet tips, and recipes for putting more junk in that trunk.<p>As BuzzFeed Health has previously reported, your butt is made up of three glute muscles — the gluteus medius, gluteus minimus, and gluteus maximus — which are covered with a layer of fat. So getting that bun definition is …

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12 Podcasts That Will Make You a Better Leader

Leadership is unlocking people's potential to become better.<p>Podcasts continue to grow in popularity as a convenient way to stay on top of all kinds of topics. As a result, the field is becoming steadily more crowded--a recent check of iTunes showed more than 100 podcasts with the word <i>leadership</i> in …

8 Plank Variations That Will Make Your Abs Scream

Not your granddaddy's planks.

This 7-minute workout is all you need to get in shape

This 7-minute workout is ideal if you have little time to exercise or don't have access to a gym.<p>According a study published in the American College of Science and Medicine's Health & Fitness Journal, the combination of aerobic and resistance training performed at a high-intensity can be extremely …

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This Plank Workout Challenges Every Muscle and You Can Print It

It's time to plank! We've gathered our favorite variations into one challenging workout that will strengthen and tone your arms, abs, back, and butt. Pretty much, it will strengthen you all over. Click here for a printable PDF of challenge and get at it.<p>Need a refresher on some of these moves? …

Why Strength Training Is The Workout You Need To Do If You’re Trying To Lose Weight

When you think about the best type of workouts for weight loss, your mind might not immediately jump to strength training, but it should. While it’s …

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Own the Treadmill With This Interval Run — No Matter Your Level

• Popsugar<br>• Health & Fitness<br>• Beginner Workouts<p>Fat-Blasting Interval Treadmill Workout<p>Own the Treadmill With This Interval Run — No Matter Your …

Why You Should Try Meditating While Running (and How to Do It)

Yes, you can get your Zen on while getting miles in. Here are nine tips for making your next run extra-serene.<p>I’m running down Kelly Drive in Philadelphia on an unseasonably warm fall day, my purple sneakers softly thudding against the ground. As I run, I notice a young boy skateboarding on the …

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Start from Scratch Series: 6 Week Complete Beginner Program

Workout Summary<p>Main Goal<p>Build Muscle<p>Workout Type<p>Split<p>Training Level<p>Beginner<p>Program Duration6 weeks<p>Days Per Week<p>4<p>Time Per Workout30-45 …

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Stretch Any Body Part With This Chart

If you have trouble figuring out the best way to stretch a particular muscle, try this chart that has a huge range of stretches for each body part. …

The 7-Minute Workout That Science Says Actually Works

By now you've probably heard about the Scientific 7-Minute Workout that blew up a few years ago. If not, allow us to fill you in.<p>A recent study laid …

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Strong, Toned, and Fit Full-Body Workout

Get ready to work your entire body in 30 minutes! In our Two-Week Tone-Up Plan, we figured it's time to add some hand weights into the mix to help build lean muscle. So welcome to your first weighted workout; we suggest grabbing some medium-weight dumbbells, between five and 10 pounds, and some …

25 No-Equipment Moves That Transform Your Body

Whether you've let go of your gym membership or you're spending more time shaping up from home, these effective no-equipment moves need to be part of your strength-training routine. You might be all about cardio for that big calorie burn, but a recent study found that strength training burns …

Finally! Thalia Reveals Her Kickass Fitness Routine

<i>Singer, actress, fashion designer, entrepreneur, writer, and mom of two Thalia shares her parenting, lifestyle, fashion, and beauty tips as POPSUGAR Latina's contributor.</i><p>It's always a great idea to "oil your machine" by working on your body. Here are some of my fitness tips that I hope will inspire …

If You Do 1 Workout, It Had Better Be This

Build muscle and blast calories with this effective bodyweight workout. And it's excuse-proof, too, because you can do it anywhere since it requires no equipment at all. The workout should take you around 20 minutes, so get moving!<p>Directions: Start with 10 reps of each exercise, building up to 15 …

What Fighters Know That You Don't: 5 Facts for Losing Fat

A recent study in the Strength and Conditioning Journal explored methods fighters employ to make weight – still largely unchartered waters – and a …

3 common plank mistakes you’re probably making

When it comes to ab workouts, you can’t argue with the fact that the classic plank will always rock your core.<p>The horizontal ab-crusher (and serious …

This 30-Day Fitness Challenge Will Make You Feel Like A Badass

Exercise four times per week, feel amazing, become a total boss.<p>View this post on Facebook

The Abs Workout That'll Make You A Better Runner

An abs workout for runners? Believe it. While the best way to become a better runner is to—you guessed it—actually <i>run</i>, the workouts you do when …

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The workout to build a massive chest and get rid of your man-boobs

undrey / Getty<p>undrey / Getty<p><b>Duration</b> 30–45<p><b>Exercises</b> 6<p><b>Equipment</b> Yes<p>We'll be direct, gentlemen: Nobody likes a guy with man-boobs—especially not the …