Ageing

Menopause – Why do women gain weight?
Menopause – Why do women gain weight? 960 642 Janie

Have you ever wondered why women gain weight once they reach menopause? It seems to be very common, with most women finding abdominal fat the main issue. As a peri-menopausal…

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Think health span. Not life span.
Think health span. Not life span. 960 640 Geoff

Aging is not optional. Healthy aging is. It is a choice that YOU make. Brilliant minds have done much to extend the life span. But nothing to extend the health…

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Masters of their own Destiny
Masters of their own Destiny 640 360 Geoff

Could participating in Masters sports be the ultimate in preventative medicine and anti-aging? Geoff Carter encourages us to find out. Thursday 4th July 2013: Kim Collins a 37 year old…

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Don’t be normal… be healthy instead!
Don’t be normal… be healthy instead! 960 498 Janie

The 1000 Norms Project (http://sydney.edu.au/health-sciences/research/1000-norms.shtml) is a ground-breaking research project currently generating great national and international interest. An initiative of leading researchers at The University of Sydney, the aim of…

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Strong is Beautiful!
Strong is Beautiful! 960 595 Janie

I lift weights. I don’t mean using machines in a gym, or light dumbbells on a swiss ball, or moving up and down under a smith machine. I mean I…

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Exercise in 10 Bullet Points
Exercise in 10 Bullet Points 960 640 Geoff

Exercise is not necessary to lose weight. Repeat, exercise is not necessary to lose weight. If you are trying to lose weight and slogging it out on the treadmill or…

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How the SQUAT will improve your life.
How the SQUAT will improve your life. 960 640 Geoff

Council clean-up days are a boon for scrap metal merchants – every six months our road sides are littered with countless (and useless) abdominal trainers and home gyms, and to…

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