US Obesity Problem Not Improving According to the Numbers

US Obesity Epidemic WorsensNEW YORK (AP) — America’s weight problem isn’t getting any better, according to new government research.

Overall, obesity figures stayed about the same: About 40 percent of adults are obese and 18.5 percent of children. Those numbers are a slight increase from the last report but the difference is so small that it could have occurred by chance.

Worrisome to experts is the rate for children and teenagers, Continue Reading

Show Off Your Steve Aoki HIIT Routine to Over 15 Million People

Show Off Your Steve Aoki HIIT Routine to Over 15 Million People

Grammy-nominated producer Steve Aoki partners with STRONG by Zumba to challenge everyone to upload their workout videos to his latest track “Champion” with the tag #SBZAoki Steve Aoki just released an exclusive track for the new, non-dance, high-intensity workout STRONG by Zumba, and he’s challenging the internet to do these seriously hard workout moves. Starting Monday,… Continue Reading

Fitness Product Review: Epitomie Fitness PowerSkip Jump Rope

Fitness Product Review: Epitomie Fitness PowerSkip Jump Rope

This is a fitness product review of the Epitomie Fitness PowerSkip Jump Rope.  I’d never really jumped rope before, but just before the beginning of the year (and shortly after being released to full activity following a hernia surgery), I decided to learn.  After all, who doesn’t want a body like a boxer’s? I purchased… Continue Reading

Fitness Product Review: Epitomie Fitness Active Fit Compression Socks

I purchased a couple pair of Active Fit Compression Socks from Epitomie Fitness on Amazon.com.  I got them for $19.97 (normally $29.99) and got 15% off my order because I bought two.  They are advertised to be Premium Graduated Athletic Fit For Running, Cycling, Nurses, Flight Travel, Maternity And For Stamina & Recovery and after… Continue Reading

Fitness Product Review: Epitomie Fitness Extreme Muscle Foam Roller

  Epitomie Fitness Extreme Muscle Foam Roller Product Review I recently got an Epitomie Fitness Extreme Muscle Foam Roller and have been using it every day since I received it.  This is my fitness review of the Epitomie Fitness Extreme Muscle Foam Roller. Despite working out for many years, I’ve never really been into foam… Continue Reading