My New Corporate Wellness Coach Certification. Oh, and Sports Drinks, too.

On April 17th, I passed the exam for and earned the credential of Certified Corporate Wellness Coach (from Spencer Institute, an affiliate of NESTA, the National Exercise and Sports Trainers Association). This is in addition to my existing Certified Wellness Coach credential (and my 4 other … [Read more...]

Athens: Philosophers & Olympians—-Early Mind-Body. And a Fun Stadium Workout

[Photos: Top Left, Temple of Olympian Zeus in Athens. All others taken at Panathenaic Stadium, Athens.] In addition to holding five certifications in fitness, nutrition, and wellness, and in addition to being a licensed attorney, I am also an experienced pilot and have been fortunate enough to … [Read more...]

Labor Day Special: Re-Define Your Age, Re-Boot Your Health

For a limited time only, beginning August 28th, my eBook "Age Re-Defined: Take Control of Your Health, How You Feel, And How You Look - Even In Your Forties & Fifties" will be available on mybookorders.com in limited quantities for $3.49 (retail list price: $6.99), for users of the promotional … [Read more...]

Are You Getting Results From Your Workouts?

Are you getting results from your workouts? Do you exercise with sufficient intensity? With resistance training, intensity can be measured by the amount of weight being lifted, the number of repetitions, the number of sets, and/or by the duration of the rest intervals in between sets. For me, rest … [Read more...]

Health, Fitness, Wellness: Commit To A Lifestyle

Health, fitness, and wellness are not about any particular collection of recipes or about any particular exercise DVD. They are collectively about a lifestyle, a commitment. In other words, commit to nutritional awareness, to good eating habits, to exercise awareness, to adequate and frequent … [Read more...]

The Hills

Yesterday was a non-training day. However, I felt the need to do some physical activity and decided to "go for a walk". I had two choices: walk along the beach or take the hills. I chose the hills, which at the top offer a panoramic view of the beach and the Santa Monica Bay. Catalina Island was … [Read more...]

E-Book: “Age Re-Defined” Now Available

My e-book, "Age Re-Defined: Take Control of Your Health, How You Feel, and How You Look - Even in Your Forties and Fifties", is now available for purchase and download. (Main title: "Age Re-Defined"). It was a great experience writing this book. I've been asked, "Why not include 60s and 70s in … [Read more...]

Get Lean In 2013

Happy New Year! The commitent to exercise is mental. Exercise itself is both mental and physical, and the benefits of exercise are both mental and physical. Lack of exercise, being overweight, and obesity are major causes of illness in much of the world (according to the World Health Organization … [Read more...]