Is sitting the new smoking?

By now you may have heard about the recent study which found that every hour we are seated it cuts about 22 minutes from our life span. Alarmingly, a separate study into smokers shows a reduction of about 11 minutes per cigarette. More

How to get positive in our everyday

We all have our ups and downs. But its how we can turn the frown upside down that really matters :) More

Recipe: Easy Turkey Burgers

Meat is a valuable source of protein and other nutrients.  But it's important to choose the right kind of meat and eat the correct portion size. The Australian Guide To Healthy Eating recommends we eat one serving of meat per day, the equivalent of 65 to 100 grams of cooked meat. More

Fit Chic: Workout wear fashion

Workout wear for women are the new jeans, with neon sports bras the latest "it" accessory. Blame it on the push by many Australians towards a more active lifestyle, or call it an extension of the nation's fascination with fashion.  More

2014 fitness trends to try

Here’s a look at what’s hot right now in the world of fitness. There are always new and exciting ways to maintain your health, so we’ve selected our top 5 favourites which we reckon are worth a try! More

7 smart ways to make pizza healthier

Domino’s Pizza may be cheap and easy, but that’s definitely not what you want your body to be.  Instead try homemade which can be just as quick and simple to make, and is one of the most versatile dinners around! Top it with only your favourite flavours and you’ll never get bored … even when it’s enjoyed as a left over. More

Yoga workouts that burn fat

Yoga can be an important part of your belly-shrinking plan, regardless of whether you've ever practiced before. Not only does it burn calories and help tone your trouble spots, but research also shows that it has the power to alter your eating patterns, your sleep habits, and your mood -- all things that will affect how much weight you pack onto your waistline, and how quickly you can burn it off. More

5 Natural Beauty Recipes You'll Love

Organic and natural products are definitely a hot trend right now. And it’s no wonder, with proven benefits not only to your health but the environment, this trend might just be the preferred choice for all of us in the future. Only problems is, most purely organic products are just too expensive. Despite organic markets buzzing with people on a Sunday morning, it just doesn’t seem like an option most of us can sustain longterm.  More

The Facts about Clean Eating

There is some buzz around at the moment about clean eating and its benefits on the body and the planet. By avoiding chemicals, preservatives, and refined sugars you’re achieving a more positive impact on our environment and reducing the likelihood of developing serious health conditions, like cancer. Other health benefits include immune boost, energy boost, improved cholesterol levels, and more. More

Workout Taboos You Should Break

The fitness landscape in Australia is continually changing. As new research comes out or new training techniques are embraced, we are always exploring new ways to workout. Just look at the CrossFit craze or the number of gyms now open 24 hours a day. More