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Healthy Living Blog

Information and inspiration to help you make a habit out of living healthy.

Top 30-Minute Y Workouts of 2017

Tuesday, December 19, 2017
We take a look back at the five most viewed 30-Minute Y Workouts of the year. ... Read More

Outdoor Exercise Equipment Made Easy

Monday, December 04, 2017
Learn 7 basic moves to improve balance, core stability, and muscle strength. ... Read More

Ask the RDs: When and What Should I Eat Before a Workout?

Thursday, October 12, 2017
Food gives us the energy we need during exercise, but it can also leave us feeling sick. So what’s the best way to fuel up? ... Read More

5 Reasons You Need a Fitness Buddy

Wednesday, September 27, 2017
Grab a friend, family member, or come find a new fitness partner. Whether you work out three times a week or once a month, here are five reasons why it pays to have a buddy by your side. ... Read More

3 Reasons You Need to Work Out on Monday

Sunday, April 16, 2017
Monday sets the tone for your whole week. Here's why you should start it off strong with exercise. ... Read More

Yoga at the Y: Which Practice is Perfect for You?

Tuesday, April 11, 2017
With all the types of yoga, people often don't know where to begin. Our simple guide will help you find a perfect practice and put it on the calendar today. ... Read More

Work Out While You Watch: the Y’s Super Bowl Challenge

Tuesday, January 31, 2017
Get off the couch and on your feet with this winning Super Bowl workout. ... Read More

Time for a Change

Wednesday, September 21, 2016
Fall is the perfect season to switch up the stale routine of summer and make updates to your workout that'll prepare you for the cold months, when it's even tougher to get moving.Here are our favorite ways to breathe new life into your fitness regimen this fall. ... Read More

Fueling Your Body the Right Way

Wednesday, August 10, 2016
Exercise is important! But, research shows that health benefits are greater when proper nutrition is also followed. Depending on your individual routine and needs, this can look different. ... Read More

Better Together: 9 Partner Exercises

Wednesday, July 13, 2016
A buddy by your side can make all the difference. In the spirit of the Y’s new Member Referral Program, where it pays to help your friends and loved ones stay active, we've created a partner workout. ... Read More

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