Okay, playing on a pull-up bar is just plain fun. If all you have is a TRX rack, life isn’t over, just make accommodations. The first problem is the equilateral triangle cage over the top of the bars. 82 more words
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There’s a great temptation to view body weight as purely a consequence of personal choice, a simplistic perspective to which I subscribed for a long time. 658 more words
To Deborah E. Savage, a trip to the doctor was frequently an exercise in humiliation.
For more than 15 years, Savage’s doctors doled out the same advice: You need to stop… 1,309 more words
Sure, most folks my age remember the day when all boys had pull up bars on the doorways of their room. We’d all do a few and then go into the room, it was a ritual, but none of us thought much about it, after all, as elementary school students, we had to do them to as part of gym class. 246 more words
A massive study spanning nearly 40 years may change everything we think we know about what defines a healthy body weight.
First invented by Adolphe Quetelet in the mid 1800s, the Body Mass Index (or BMI) identifies four basic weight categories; underweight, normal/healthy weight, overweight and obese. 802 more words