Does weight training count as cardio? Fitness Tips for Women Over 50 My name is Alicia Jones from Alicia Jones Healthy Living and for 16 years, I’ve helped transform the health and lives of women over 50 through fitness tips for women over 50 and weight loss strategies for women over 50. You may have… Read More.
Fitness For Women Over 50 Holiday Challenge is back! Otherwise known as “The 12 Days of Fitmas”, this fun and exciting edition of Alicia Jones Healthy Living boasts 12 complete days of workouts you can do this holiday season! During the holidays, family events, gatherings or sharing a home with guests make it more… Read More.
3 Ways to Celebrate Your Weight Loss Success WITHOUT the Scale: (Marie’s Story) What if the scale never budged, but the inches melted away, you were able to wear smaller pant sizes, find clothes that fit really nicely, and at the same time you enhanced your energy, you felt really strong firm and toned… Would… Read More.
If your main goal is to get in shape over 50 and you’re watching this video, you already know weight training is the most powerful thing you can do to increase lean muscle, enhance your quality of life and slim down. So, how many repetitions should you do to get in shape over 50?… Read More.
Weight Training Over 50: 3 Exercises to Avoid When Beginning Weight Training (and What to Do Instead) I bet you probably already know all of the great benefits of Weight training over 50. It enhances your quality of life, revs up the metabolic rate to slim down menopause related weight gain, it reduces your… Read More.
Exercise vs. diet. What matters more for weight loss over 50? You may have heard the sayings “You can’t out exercise a bad diet” or “abs are made in the kitchen” both referring to the fact that exercise may not be the most beneficial for weight loss. What you eat matters more. There’s no denying… Read More.
Are you wondering why you’re not losing weight? I’ve been a fitness and weight loss expert for women over 50 for over 15 years. When I first start with someone, I ask them to log their food so I can see what they eat and how they eat. After a week I ask them, “How… Read More.
Much like thousands of women around the world, in January I decided to get on track with my post Christmas fitness and weight loss plan. It had nothing to do with making a New Year’s resolution. (I think we both know those don’t work). It had more to do with indulgences during the holidays, or… Read More.
Not only is it possible to reverse aging for weight loss, but the health benefits are also just as extraordinary. There are two types of aging: Your biological age which includes the age of your cells, your metabolism and your DNA. This type of aging dictates how well your hormones work, where you store fat,… Read More.
What is the best way to lose weight and increase your strength over 50? Well, it’s with strength training. And while you may have read all of the amazing healthy benefits strength training can give you over 50, did you know an upper body strength workout has it’s very own special set of benefits that… Read More.