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Is Yoga Good For Weight Loss?

How Yoga Helps You Lose Weight Yoga is a way of living that promotes physical and mental health and practicing Yoga is beneficial to the body. A person can achieve self-control, become physically fit, reduce stress and become mentally sharp also through the practice of yoga. Weight loss methods usually involve crash diets and medications… Read more

Resistance training for weight loss

Resistance training- what is it, and how can it help you? Here’s a quick rundown of why certain exercises are incorporated into your workouts, but as always, seek out your Coach with more questions! How does resistance training help with fat loss? Your daily energy expenditure is largely determined by your “resting metabolic rate” (RMR) which… Read more

Is Rowing Good For Weight Loss?

  How rowing helps you lose weight One of the most effective ways to lose weight is to use a rowing machine. To maximise the benefits, you should combine rowing with a healthy diet. Many rowing enthusiasts also use a heart rate program to keep the training at optimum level and lose weight fast, but… Read more

Is Cycling Good For Weight Loss?

  How Cycling Helps You Lose Weight Cycling is a fantastic aerobic because that works out your heart as well as your lungs and gets your blood pumping! It’s great for improving fitness and anyone can do it! Cycling can become an important part of your overall health, wellness and weight loss plan. Calories Burnt… Read more

Is Skipping Good For Weight Loss?

  How Skipping Helps You Lose Weight Everyone is looking for fun and effective ways to lose weight, and skipping is one of these ways. Do you remember when you were young, skipping rope with your friends and didn’t have extra weight to shed? Ahhh the memories… And the good news is, you’re never too… Read more

Postural Alignment

Why is correct posture so important? Quite often poor posture or weakness in postural muscles is a large contributing factor to conditions such as neck, shoulder & back pain. Improving posture is also one of the most important common goals of our EFM members.  How can pilates movements improve posture? Strengthening the main stabilising &… Read more

Is Walking Good For Weight Loss?

  How walking helps you lose weight Do you need a simple yet very effective way of losing weight? Try walking! Walking is a great way to burn extra calories and even if you’re just walking around your neighborhood it’ll still fire up your fat burning and help you along the way to weight loss…. Read more

Honesty

Today I thought I’d talk about something very close to my heart; something paramount in maintaining a good relationship with your gym: HONESTY. EFM is a very personal business. It’s not a 24 hour gym where you’re just a number and a wallet. I feel I have a great relationship with all of my members,… Read more

Is Cardio Good For Fat Loss?

How cardiovascular exercise helps you lose weight In simple terms, cardio exercises increase metabolism and burn calories, hence helps with weight loss. But beyond the weight loss benefits, by doing regular cardiovascular exercise, you will improve both the health of your heart and lungs. There are many cardiovascular exercises that you can include in your… Read more

Does Resistance Training Help With Weight Loss?

How resistance training helps you lose weight Resistance training is all about using a counter force to exert against your body movements. This may come in form of weights, elastic bands or even your own body weight. The main idea of resistance training is building and toning muscle strength though most people confuse this with… Read more

8 Food And Nutrition Myths Busted

  The rise of the Internet has also supported the increasing interest of many in nutrition and fitness. Much information is easily available online. However, we need to be careful because not all viral information on the Internet is necessarily true. Here are some of the popular myths to watch out for: 1. Consuming calories… Read more

8 Weird Ways To Stay Healthy

  What are the best methods for becoming healthy and fit? Most people and experts would tell us the well-known combination of eating the right food in the right portions and regular physical activity. In addition to that, we need to avoid unhealthy habits like smoking (of course). However, there are also some unusual tips… Read more