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Exercise Guilt: When We Could Not Work Out And Feel Guilty About It

Exercise Guilt: When We Could Not Work Out And Feel Guilty About It

A new term, “exercise guilt,” has cropped up in the past few years to capture the disappointment we feel when our fitness goals go unmet. When we fall short, we get dispirited and are less likely to exercise at all, putting us at risk for a host of destructive physical and psychic effects, which compromise high performance.

Like any unmet goal we set for ourselves, it’s helpful to ask, is this guilt the result of falling short or shooting too long?


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The Movement Curve: Don't Be Sedentary

The Movement Curve: Don't Be Sedentary

Sedentary: This inactive lifestyle is categorized by too little movement due to excessive physical lethargy. Sedentary comes with health risks like obesity, type II diabetes, and heart disease.

Sensible: The science says that this space is the best place, ...


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Movement Vs Exercise

Movement Vs Exercise

Many people have failed to distinguish the difference between “movement” and that dreaded word “exercise.”

“Movement,” is an all-encompassing term that includes both fitness and the general physical activity we participate in day-to-day whereas “exercise” i...


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Just 10 Minutes

Just 10 Minutes

The American Heart Association now advocates for 10 minutes — yes, only 10 minutes — of movement a day. When we break the term down in this way, it becomes clear that most of us may be closer to our goals than we think.

The transition into the post-pandemic world is a perfect time for young...


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