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Sometimes the hardest part in a journey is taking the first step. Since turning 40, I’ve noticed it’s become tougher and tougher to win the battle of the bulge, even with an athletic background and exercising fairly regularly. For guys over 40, and even younger, there are...

Once guts, err guys, turn 40 it can become tougher and tougher to win the battle of the bulge, even if you have an athletic background. For guys over 40, and even many slightly younger, there are some common-sense ways to keep your midsection trim without...

I have hit age 40 and noticed it’s become tougher and tougher to win the battle of the bulge, even when I’m exercising fairly regularly. For guys over 40, and even younger, there are some common-sense ways to keep your midsection trim without becoming a total...

The epidemic number of overweight people in the U.S. is so out of control that the FDA is reevaluating a prescription weight-loss drug that it might make available to the public despite safety concerns. Obesity is so common that the FDA thinks that combating the health...

Major League Baseball teams will hold their Opening Day this week. It’s a day that’s as special as they come for millions of Americans, right behind Christmas, Easter or family birthdays for many. Opening Day signals the start of spring, rekindled memories, a fresh start and...

Welcome to the ultimate showdown of high-end fitness equipment. In the near corner, a longtime staple of the fitness industry and undefeated champion, the treadmill. And in the far corner, the No. 1 challenger and serious up-and-comer, the elliptical machine. Who is No. 1? Statistics show treadmills are, and...

We can all fall into winter ruts to different levels, but now that it’s April it’s time to really spring into fitness. Here are five tips to shake off the winter blahs and start fresh this spring: 1 Assess your diet - How is your diet? Be...

At Home Fitness is pleased to announce an incredible online sale for the Life Fitness X8 Advanced Elliptical 2011 machine. At Home Fitness has been granted permission by Life Fitness to sell $900 below MAP (minimum advertised price) pricing beginning March 26. The Life Fitness X8 commonly...

Recumbent bikes are becoming a more and more popular choice for people to own in their own home or to use in the health and fitness clubs. When riding a recumbent bike, you get a lot more support than on upright bikes, thanks to a back...

There are many different types of exercise bikes, and often the variety makes it difficult for people to decide which is best for them. For some, a recumbent bike offers many workout possibilities that may not have been possible otherwise. With a recumbent bike, the rider...