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Put down the mega-latte! Women's Health has five healthier ways to get a lasting boost for your day.
An ocean of grayish-green sagebrush looms from horizon to horizon as you walk the canyon rims of Owyhee wilderness areas.
Right from the start, I knew we would have problems in our relationship. We were too much alike, he and I. Type A. Achievers. The kind who love lists and checking things off. The kind who love control.
Fishing is something everyone knows how to do except you - right? Although a recent U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service survey suggests more Americans are heading outdoors to participate in activities like fishing and hunting, those who can't tell a rod from a reel are more common than you may think.
Starting a new sport can be scary. There are seemingly endless piles of gear to wrangle, unintelligible jargon, and the fear that you won't be able to keep up. But many outdoor sports don't require joining a giant group, and they can be fantastic fitness options throughout the summer months.
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Depending on your fitness goal, there are some common mistakes that could be stalling your progress. Whether you're doing cardio to drop weight, lose body fat, train for a race, or decrease stress, Women's Health will show you the four common mistakes and how to fix them fast, getting maximum results.
At my gym we have lots of members who travel a lot for work, and work travel is rough on good habits - it's hard to eat right on the road, and it's possibly harder to keep up a regular exercise schedule. Taking care of yourself is hard because your flight is delayed half the time, you're jet lagged, other people control your food, you're expected to be in meetings for 14 hours a day (ugh!), and hotel "gyms" leave so much to be desired. (Since when does an old, dirty recumbent bike and a TV constitute a gym?)
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