The Science of Building Muscle

Many sit all day behind a desk and then when they get older they suffer due to muscle loss. This is happening for people much younger than ever before. Muscle mass is important not just functionally but also metabolically.

7 Tips to control stress that effects your weight

Fitness and weight loss is not just about spending time at the gym and eliminating certain foods from your diet; your mental state can have a huge influence on whether you can hit your weight loss goals. Cortisol, the stress hormone slows down your body’s metabolism. So if you stay stressed for a long time, your body will not be able to burn as many calories as it should. So, beat stress with this fitness regime.

Fitness changes your DNA!

When we look at fitness we often focus on what is happening on the outside but the best benefits happen from the inside out. A new study in the March issue of Cell Metabolism shows that when people exercise it can alter their DNA almost instantly. These DNA alterations are likened to tune-ups helping our bodies to work more efficiently.