corrective exercise

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Rheumatoid arthritis and exercise

When you are diagnosed with Rheumatoid Arthritis. The last thing on your mind is probably to join a gym and start exercising. However there are some great things to be said regarding exercise when you have arthritis. Exercise will increase the strength of the muscles surrounding the joints. These muscles will make the joints stronger and reduce joint pain and stiffness. Exercise can also increase flexibility and endurance and promote overall health and fitness by giving you more energy and helping you control your weight. This article will tell you more about RA and what we can do to effect this condition

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Should doctors prescribe exercise?

We, as a society, all know the dangers of living unhealthy and the benefits of exercising. We all know that exercise makes you feel and look better. But for some reason “hitting the gym” still doesn’t rank very high on our totem-pole of priorities. Instead we’d rather be immersed in a bowl of ice cream, sitting on the couch and watching our favorite TV show.
Then when the effects of inactivity start to show up (high blood pressure, backpain, high cholesterol), we go to the doctor and the doctor will give you some pill to reduce these symptoms.
My question to you is: should doctors start prescribing exercise instead of medication?

Correct form and exercise

What is good form ? “Good form” when performing exercises is k ey to optimal performance and injury free training.  So it is important that you make this your primary focus when you go to the gym.  All the improvement in the world doesn’t mean anything unless it is done with proper form. To illustrate:…

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