It’s the dog days of summer, and everyone’s just trying to stay cool. I go exploring in and around our great county parks, and find some interesting wildlife along the way. Are you a golfer? Find out why Pilates is such a great low-impact part of improving your game. And while we’re at it, lets try and cut back on sugar in our diet.
I found one answer to the question of why our legs sometimes twitch at night — the solution might surprise you. Can “smart water” help with hydration? Depends, say the experts. Also news on how to take care of aging knees, all about yogurt’s many health benefits, and tips on unlocking those tight hamstrings.
Your Pilates Lifestyle A 2019 AmEx Card Member Favorite
Very pleased to announce that Your Pilates Lifestyle was voted a 2019 American Express Card Member Favorite by my wonderful students. Thanks to you, we’ve been able to deliver Classical Power Pilates certified training to residents of and visitors to Florida’s West Coast since 2010.
The support and loyalty of my students continues to drive my dedication to teaching Pilates in the spirit of Joseph Pilates. Thank you again for confidence in training at Your Pilates LIfestyle.
The March-April 2019 Fitnews newsletter highlights how one world-class lead dancer for the Bolshoi Ballet was able to rehabilitate potentially career ending injuries with Pilates. Other articles include what you can do about that ringing in your ears, tips on maintaining correct posture if all you do is sit all day long, and a popular, easy to make seafood recipe that’s fresh and tasty.
My January-February 2019 Fitnews newsletter digs into the role cardio plays in maintaining our health, and how walking is surprisingly effective as both mental recreation and exercise. Other articles include how this well known ESPN female sports reporter’s Pap smear saved her life, putting a stop to robocalls, and a newcomer’s guide to understanding that mysterious Pilates apparatus.
This roundup of fitness, health, cooking, and medical news includes a seafood medley featuring fresh Gulf grouper and pink shrimp, what you should understand about flu vaccines and why they’re important, methods for alleviating back pain, and last but certainly not least, YPL celebrates turning 8 years old!
Long winter months of dehydrating indoor heat and dry outdoor extremes will take their toll on our skin, especially the parts exposed to the elements. Our hands seem to bear the brunt of winter’s punishment, and the cracking and drying can lead to painful conditions that may lead to serious complications.
Take a minute to learn why it’s important to protect your skin from winter’s harsh environment. Dry skin and the painful chapping, cracking, splitting, and possibly infections that are difficult to heal can be prevented by using common sense and taking appropriate precautions.
Among many available products, Burt’s Bees Hand Salve is very effective for protecting against the harsh effects of dry, cold winter. Whether you choose a salve, lotion, or ointment, make sure your exposed skin is protected from damage and injury.