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Exercise and Obesity
Rates of walking and cycling were analyzed in 14 countries. Rates were highest in Switzerland, the Netherlands, and Spain, and lowest in the US, Australia, and Canada. Not surprisingly, the rates of diabetes and obesity were lowest in the countries where people did the most walking and cycling. (source: Am J Public Health, Oct. 2010)

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Mobile App

Our innovative and award-winning app "Exercise Calorie Converter" converts the calories in restaurant foods and beverages into minutes of exercise.

Version 3.0 -- released in Spring 2017 -- offers more restaurants, over 6000 foods and beverages, a Quick-Check tool for foods not in the database, and some cool sharing functions. (NOTE: Version 3.3 was released February 2018.)


Today's Featured Topics

Bad Exercise
How can exercise be bad? In fact, some exercises can be bad for you. And, too much of the right exercise, can also be harmful. Learn what NOT to do in our review: "Bad Exercise"

Thinking of doing your first triathlon? It's not really that tough, as long as your first one is a "sprint" triathlon. Learn the basics at: "Triathlon"

Hiking Gear
Having the right gear on your hike can be the difference between an enjoyable (and safe!) hike and something much worse. There's a ton of cool stuff available. Here are some suggestions. Read our review...

Exercise Books and Videos

TITLE:  "Core Performance Endurance"
AUTHOR:  Verstegen M, Williams P
LENGTH:  238 pages
LIST PRICE:  $27.95

Mark Verstegen is a nationally-recognized trainer. He runs a training facility for serious athletes in Tempe, Arizona and writes a column for Men's Health magazine. This is his third book in this series. In "Core Performance Endurance" Verstegen recommends that elite endurance athletes incorporate strength training and more rest and recovery in their training regimens. Many athletes who do that will likely see a dual benefit: improved performance and reduced injuries. Read more...

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