Friday, February 26, 2010

Strictly Cardio
Oh, you love cardio. I know it. But my program, for the most part, makes straight cardio exercise obsolete. The kind of resistance training I recommend includes cardio intervals and compound movements, which effectively raise your heart rate while burning fat. But as I always say, cardio is weight-loss extra credit — it's a great way to get a workout on days when you're giving your muscles a break from strength training. That's why it's important to get a few cardio basics under your belt, so that you know when to do cardio in relation to your resistance training.
Learn how to do your cardio right

Jillian on Everyday Health
Fitting Yoga Into My Workout Routine
Q: "I know that yoga is good for balance, flexibility, and strength — would it be beneficial to include yoga practice in my workout schedule?"

See Jillian's answer on Everyday Health

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