Milwaukee Edition

Archive of: Beginning Fitness and Feature and NAPC

Title Issue
Body Ease

Body Ease

Unconscious physical patterns can throw our bodies out of whack and stiffen us up, but three approaches – Alexander, Feldenkrais and Trager – offer options for easier movement.

May 2014
Tweet those Fitness Goals

Tweet those Fitness Goals

With Facebook, Twitter and other social media sites, we can get all the fitness buddies we need, plus lots of useful strategies.

March 2014
Staying Power

Staying Power

A trusted trainer that knows our body and psyche can motivate us through the years by tailoring routines to our changing needs.

September 2013
Walk This Way

Walk This Way

When we kick off our shoes, our feet are soothed, stimulated and strengthened by their up-close and personal contact with the good earth.

June 2013
Fitness Myths Debunked

Fitness Myths Debunked

Despite rising rates of obesity, heart disease, diabetes and other chronic illnesses, at least a third of Americans don’t exercise at all—perhaps partly due to these persistent fitness myths.

March 2013
Stand Up and Move!

Stand Up and Move!

Don’t give up on a New Year’s resolution to get fit and feel more healthy. Just pump out 20 minutes a day of any kind of exercise—take a brisk walk, jog, lift weights—and stop sitting so much.

January 2013
Breathe Easier

Breathe Easier

Acknowledged experts offer advice on how to get the most out of every breath taken for yoga, cardio routines and strength training.

December 2012
Forest Bathing

Forest Bathing

We all innately know that spending time in nature is good for our body, mind and spirit. Now, medical researchers and scientists are discovering just how powerful forest walks can be.

April 2012
Our Worst Fitness Habits

Our Worst Fitness Habits

How you work out makes all the difference in staying safe, seeing better results and keeping your body balanced. Here’s how to avoid sabotaging your fitness routine.

November 2011
Exercise Now!

Exercise Now!

Deciding to exercise is only half the battle—the hard part is making it a habit. Try these 12 tricks to stay focused on your fitness goals.

January 2011