Committing to Exercise

  With 7 weeks having passed since the start of 2016, I have already had my fair share of conversations and consults with those looking to enhance their health this year. One of the biggest challenges for those people who are not regular exercisers (or those that were and have been a bit inconsistent) is…

Exercising for my Health

While watching the news last Thursday, a segment about vascular dementia and cardiovascular health came on. It discussed the link between regular exercise to keep your cardiovascular risk factors down, helping reduce your risk of vascular dementia. The segment follows a lady who was recently diagnosed with mild cognitive impairment fighting to keep her memory…

Long Term Athlete Development.

    Strength and conditioning can be  scary words for some parents as the stereotype of a gym maybe a bit skewed. This is not always the case. With correct supervision and an understanding of how the human body can work, training initiated in pre-adolescence and maintained into adolescence will maximize training age and the…