Exercise Can Supercharge Your Productivity

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It’s common knowledge that exercise improves our health. By exercising we manage our weight, maintain our heart’s health, lungs and various other bodily systems. However, did you know that exercising also does wonders when it comes to productivity? Let’s see why all the famous, successful CEOs get up early every day to go for a […]

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Diabetes and massage therapy

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Can massage be helpful to diabetes patients? There haven’t been enough studies about massage therapy on diabetes patients. But the list of benefits of massage may be interesting for diabetics. Benefits include: increasing circulation, bringing more oxygen to cells, releasing stiffness, reducing stress, helping soreness and more. What the benefits of massage mean to diabetics Let’s […]

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Fascia. What is it? What’s the deal?

Before I talk about fascia – let me start off by saying I’m a baby boomer who is a Type A to boot. This means I love patchouli, I leave dandelions in my yard for the bees, and I am known for being an unstoppable force who almost never sits down. Except at work. Since I […]

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Benefits of Pre-Workout Percussive Massage

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Pre-workout massage can do so much for athletes like you. But most people think of massage as a post-workout activity, to recover and relieve sore muscles. While percussive massage does, of course, optimize recovery, it’s also incredibly effective in loosening up muscles and ligaments, and getting the blood flowing PRIOR to your run or workout. […]

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Recovery Musts for Runners

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  Three RECOVERY MUSTS for Runners You may be training for your first 5K, or a half marathon or even a full. Or perhaps you simply enjoy running for exercise and all of the health and fitness benefits that come with it. Whatever your goals are, if you are a “runner” in any capacity, you need […]

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What is Self-Care and Why Do I Need It?

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Wikipedia definition of Self-Care: The maintenance of one’s personal well-being and health. Self-Care has become a bit of a buzz term of late, but what is it exactly? According to Harvard Health, self-care means paying attention to and supporting one’s own physical and mental health. It is also a big part of treatment for many physical and […]

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2018 Fitness Trends – Recovery and Mobility

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Recovery, mobility and restoration are critical components of your members’ fitness regimens. If executed correctly, recovery has a direct impact on performance and the overall results of any training program, and successful, healthy members translates to an increased revenue stream for you. Plus, it’s surfacing as one of the top fitness trends for 2018. If […]

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Dakota Rager shares warm up & recovery tips

Dakota Rager

Games Athlete, Dakota Rager (#22 fittest on the planet 2017) – uses the Myobuddy Massager Pro daily to warm up before every workout and recover after very WOD. Here’s why: Injury prevention Avoiding injury is one of the most important things for any crossfitter or athlete. No one wants to be sidelined for months with […]

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Fascia – What it is and why it’s important

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What is fascia? It’s not a just meaningless buzzword. It really exists and it’s in all of us. Fascia is connective tissue made up mostly of collagen and water. It literally joins everything inside your body together, from muscle fibers to your veins and bones. This connective tissue was long thought to have no value […]

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Massage therapy for Multiple Sclerosis (MS)

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If you have Multiple Sclerosis (MS), you may find the benefits of massage therapy to be very interesting. Here are just a few of massage therapy benefits you can find on a quick internet search: Increase circulation, reduce stiffness, decrease fatigue, improve mobility, pain relief, relax tense muscles, increase lymphatic flow, improve muscle function, & […]

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