Exercise

Physical health is more achievable when exercise is part of your daily routine. Exercise benefits both your physical and mental health, balancing your energy level and easing stress, even as it strengthens your muscles. Consider the benefits of physical fitness, and get yourself into a workout routine that works for you.

Ragnar relay race offers inspiration.

Ragnar Relay: 36 Hours of Inspiration

Finding energy and encouragement during a relay race on Cape Cod

Is Biking the Secret to Living Longer?

Is Biking the Secret to Living Longer?

Science may have found a way to make your commute easier, and healthier, for you. 

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Former Olympic pentathlete Tom Lough on an early-morning run

Olympic Pentathlete Tom Lough on the Benefits of Staying Active

Olympian Tom Lough may be 75 years old, but that doesn't keep him from remaining active. Listen as he discusses his workout routine and explains how each of us can benefit from remaining active. 

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How to stay on the positive path.

How to Stay on the Positive Path

Instead of giving up when you get off track with your goals, here's how to maintain a positive attitude.

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Hot Baths Might Be Just As Good As Exercising

Hot Baths Might Be Just As Good As Exercising

A new study finds that a hot bath might hold many benefits.

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5 Easy Ways to Exercise More

If your life is more sedentary than it should be but you don't know how to get started, these five tips may be just what you're looking for.

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T. Morgan Dixon (right) and Vanessa Garrison, the founders of GirlTrek

GirlTrek: Regaining Your Health One Step at a Time

GirlTrek founders T. Morgan Dixon and Vanessa Garrison share how they were inspired to create the largest health non-profit for Black women in the country.

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GirlTrek Helps Women Walk with Gratitude

The non-profit organization's 40-Day Gratitude Trek helps women walk for exercise every day and practice gratitude by writing 40 thank you notes to deserving people.

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How walking in nature can lower stress and promote health

The Aim of Being Aimless

Assistant Editor Dan Hoffman discovers a walk does wonders, but only if one wanders.

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Ultramarathon Runner Dion Leonard On 'Finding Gobi'

Ultramarathon Runner Dion Leonard On 'Finding Gobi'

Marathon runner Dion Leonard made headlines when he bonded with a stray dog on a 155 mile race in China. Now, their story is being shared with the world. 

6 ways to pray while you exercise.

6 Ways to Pray While You Exercise

Get physically and spiritually fit at the same time!

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Fitness inspiration for getting healthier in the New Year.

Fitness Inspiration for a New You

Don't be intimidated by gyms if you want to exercise more. Here's a useful mantra.

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Tai Chi instructor Mikki Davis

Body and Soul: Integrating Tai Chi with Faith

Certified Tai Chi instructor Mikki Davis shares how her tai chi relates to and complements her Christian faith. Read Mikki's story!

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Family Frisbee. Photo: Thinkstock.

Make Fitness Fun for the Family!

Kids learn by example. That means exercise starts with Mom and Dad. Here are 5 ways to get moving.

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