Health - Exercise
Healthy exercise for the plus size woman. Yes plus size women exercise too. Everything from walking to yoga and whatever else we feel like doing.
10 More Ways to Increase Your Physical Activity
Increasing your physical activity is vital to your health. Take these little steps instead of committing to an 'exercise' program you know you will drop after a few weeks. Be specific and list all the ways you can increase your physical
10 Ways to Increase Your Physical Activity
Exercise is important to a healthy lifestyle but you don't have to run a marathon to do it. It's time to make a brain shift. Instead of focusing on the exercise you should be doing and never do, focus on increasing your
8 Minutes in the Morning for Extra-Easy Weight Loss Review
This book was originally published in 2003 (hardcover) under the title 8 Minutes in the Morning: For Real Shapes, Real Sizes. The average size of the American woman is a size 12 not a size 2. Jorge Cruise is a fitness coach and hailed as
8 Minutes in the Morning to a Flat Belly Kit Review
Jorge Cruise has built a successful career around weight loss through books, appearances and his website. His personal experience struggling with weight as a young child and adult have won him over an audience that can relate. With this
Active at Any Size [offsite link]
Excellent resource by The Weight-control Information Network (WIN) providing information and techniques for people of size to be active.
Danskin Work-out Wear [offsite link]
Famous for its dancewear and athletic wear for some of the worlds most beautiful bodies. They´ve now developed larger sizes.
Getting Exercise in the Winter
With the onset of cold weather, snow, and slush easily squelch the desire and sometimes the ability to be mobile. In some areas winter is the longest season of the year. The decreased mobility is not good for your muscles and joints. Help maintain them this winter by creating a plan for
Fat can be Fit! One of the things that annoys me the most is the assumption that being overweight means that you must not be fit. Even amongst the medical community, this seems to be an accepted statement. Fortunately, this is not the case, and it is slowly being accepted amongst Doctors that many people classified as overweight are very fit.
Junonia [offsite link]
Active clothing for active women. Junonia boasts product innovation, a great fit, and quality are their key assets. Over 80% of items are exclusive to Junonia. Most are made in the USA. High quality product and service that doesn´t end after the purchase.
Ms. Bliss has been a psychotherapist and lifestyle coach for nineteen years and for the last 25 years she had been a "full-figure fitness instructor for people of all sizes and abilities."
More to Love Fitness [offsite link]
"Knowing the humiliation of typical fitness centers, and being inspired by success with fitness sessions designed just for her by her personal trainer Michael Looney, speaker/singer Linda Izzo, a/k/a The Big Mama founded More To Love Fitness™ as a workout alternative for people of size."
Obstacles or Opportunities
I needed to eat well, reduce stress, and get my regular exercise, if I was to fight off depression and cope with my disability. I needed to get my life back. My family shared many of my responsibilities to reduce my stress. I gave extra attention to my nutrition. But exercise remained a challenge.
This is a simple guide to getting fit if you are very overweight or very unfit. Take care to follow these steps as we progress so that you do not injure yourself or get discouraged.
Playing It Safe During Aquafit
One of the biggest misconceptions of aqua-fit (water aerobics) is that because it happens in water the participants are safe from injury. Unfortunately, this is not the case. Like any other exercise it is important to warm up and stretch and cool down and stretch. But it doesn't stop there.
Surf Shelf Review
If you haven't heard of the Surf Shelf is a exercise equipment attachment that allows the user to safely use their lap top while working out. It is very versatile because it can be attached to treadmill, stationary bike, stairmaster, or elliptical machine.
Weightless is a 39 minute film that opens with a plus size woman face down in a body of water smiling into the camera looking up at her. It is quickly followed by the voice over, "I just love being in the water... it was the whole weightless thing."
A collection of articles and interviews on plus size yoga.
Links marked with the [offsite link] designation point to websites not associated with BellaOnline.com. BellaOnline.com is not responsible for the material found there.
Large & Lovely Homepage | Editor's Picks Articles | Top Ten Articles | Large & Lovely Site Map
Think your link belongs here? Use the contact page to let this editor know.