Researchers have created a model of care for physical therapy students to implement movement interventions to reduce opioid abuse and misuse.
Evidence shows the breathing practice, High-Resistance Inspiratory Muscle Strength Training (IMST), benefits cardiovascular health.
In a study on the benefits of brisk walking, researchers found that aerobic exercise can improve the integrity of connective brain tissue.
Endurance athletes with naturally higher iron levels may enjoy a competitive advantage because of the boost to their oxygen capacity.
We all intuitively understand the growing and widespread impact of stress on mental health, but stress physiology is just as deleterious.
Diabesity is a common cause of chronic inflammation, so it’s important for fit pros to have a basic understanding of what it is and how it can affect clients. Here, Len Kravitz, PhD, Gabriella Bellissimo, MA and Jessica Smith, MS, CSCS, explain this relatively new term.
Effectively training clients requires us to listen to their needs, but equally important is the knowledge that they can hear you clearly. And then consider those whose hearing loss may make them feel excluded from the fitness world.
Physical activity can mitigate the risk from poor sleep. This insight on exercise and sleep is according to new research findings.
Here’s another research-backed link between exercise and brain development for parents who don’t yet prioritize their children’s playtime.
When promoting the value of regular exercise, consider sharing the bank account benefits from lower healthcare costs in the golden years.
What are the best exercises for menopause? A combo of aerobic and strength training seem to be the most effective exercise program.
Researchers revealed more risks of steroids, finding that using anabolic androgenic steroid over time accelerates brain aging.
How many steps a day does it take to stay healthy? This study found that 4,500 steps per day produced healthy results for longevity.
Research finds that people with hearing loss have significantly poorer physical function over time compared with those with good hearing.
Fitness professionals can take advantage of a newly discovered health and fitness motivation as facilities begin reopening.
High-intensity interval training is popular among all ages. Beyond its convenience and efficacy, research shows HIIT benefits health, too.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is leading a national initiative called Active People, Healthy Nation to increase exercise.
An online survey of people during the pandemic shows a relationship between declining exercise and mental health outcomes.
While HIIT is popular, there are some controversies surrounding it. This column looks at HIIT research to bring some clarity.
With COVID-19, early symptoms of infection vary among age groups and between men and women. That’s the conclusion of a paper that appeared recently in The Lancet Digital Health. The biggest differences occur between older adults (60 and…