exercising

25 Jun 20
“Text Neck”, What the Heck? Preventing Bad Posture

We live in a world where, whether used for business or pleasure, cell phones are a huge part of our daily lives.   Personally I don’t go anywhere without my cellphone. 📱🌞  It counts my steps. 🏃‍♀️   I use whatsapp to talk to coworkers and friends. I keep my appointment book in it, all of my […]

12 Jun 20
Are Those Shoes Made For Running? Shoe Types and Avoiding Injuries

Runners and athletes of various sports alike know that the type of shoe you wear is very important. Runners everywhere try to find shoes that will cause them the least pain and protect their feet from overuse injuries. Common complaints and injuries among runners include patellofemoral pain, tibial stress  fractures,  and plantar fasciitis. Other than […]

26 Apr 20
Couch to 5k Week 11: Keep Increasing the Distance!

After another week in quarantine or shelter-in-place, we are finally hearing about states opening up and loosening their social distancing scenarios.🚦 Fingers crossed we are near the end of this medical crisis and life will slowly resemble the normality we had Pre-Pandemic.🤞🕺💃 Meanwhile, focus on as much positivity as you can ✨, keep getting outside […]

12 Apr 20
Couch to 5k Week 9: Keep Pushing it!

With the continued uncertainty swirling around COVID-19, such as when are the states are going to reopen businesses and when will quarantine life end, a bevy of 5ks are getting cancelled all over the state. We know as a number of 5ks we had sponsored have either been  cancelled or rescheduled. However, one of them, […]

4 Apr 20
Couch to 5k Week 8 : The Mile

Thinking about running a mile, for some of us, brings up fond memories of competing in their school’s track and field events.  🏃‍♂️🏃‍♀️  For some others, running the mile was one the most loathed activities in Middle and High School Phys Ed class. The sporty kids did well and the less athletically inclined got pitying […]