Use DNA Testing To Work-Out Better

DNA Testing

DNA testing kits have taught us a lot about ourselves in recent years. Companies like 23andMe opened doors of discovery into family history, genetic predispositions, and long-lost heritage. We can find out if we have Viking blood while tracing our genetic make-up.

At the same time, we can learn about risks for cancer, Alzheimer’s and all kinds of personal health issues. This is the main audience for these types of sites. However, there are other companies with a more niche service. Could we see a rise in DNA testing for personal fitness goals?

Why Are DNA Testing For Personal Health And Fitness So Appealing?

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Working Out With STDS

Physical Fitness

Our physical fitness and well-being is something that we need to protect and maintain at all costs. A physical exam can tell us a great deal about our health and any issue we need to be aware of. This can be as simple as advice on exercise, a quick mental health exam, and STD testing.

Doctors are now encouraged to talk to patients more about the links between exercise and STDs. STD testing does not have to be an entirely separate subject. That is especially true if there is the chance that it can have an impact on other areas of health. Normally, the two topics may not come up in the same conversation at the doctor’s office … Continue Reading

Exercise Before Drug Testing

 Workplace Drug Testing

If you are a regular smoker of cannabis and are facing a workplace drug testing procedure, it is easy to panic. The half-life of THC, the metabolites of the drug that stay within the system, is pretty long. Recreational smokers can see the remains of THC in their system for up to 2 weeks.

This increases significantly in daily smokers. With a test imminent, the primary response is to purge the body of all toxins and chemical to appear clean. It is instinctive for users to turn to exercise as a way of sweating out the chemicals. The problem is that this simply doesn’t work. In fact, exercise can make the problem a whole lot worse.

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Woman Are Switching To Weights

Health & Fitness Excercise

The free weights room of the gym used to be pretty heavy with testosterone. There was the sense that this was a health & fitness exercise for men, and men alone. Weight lifting, deadlifting and dumbbell work had the reputation of being for bodybuilding methods.

That there was little of worth to women as these competitive feats of strength merely built muscle. That wasn’t to view that women didn’t want much muscle tone too, but they wanted to tone up and stay trim on exercise machines. This gender divide is now long gone.

The Number Of Women That Are Embracing Strength Training Has Risen Significantly

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Motivate Clients To Work Out

Weight Training Workout

For a while, we viewed weight training as merely a way to bulk up and gain some extra muscle. It was for building body mass and strength and often separate from other forms of fitness. This is one of the reasons why it remained such a male dominated discipline for so long.

Strength training has found new popularity among fitness fanatics, especially women, who have learned about the personal health benefits. Perhaps the idea of heading into a weight room with stacks of big, intimidating weights scares you. If so the following advantages for health & wellness may change your mind.

Create A Stronger Body For A Stronger Sense Of Self

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