August 11, 2019

Namaste

It is believed that on the banks of Lake Kantisarvar, the first Yoga session was held over 15,000 years ago. Shiva, the first Yogi, shared the session with 7 disciples who spread the practice to […]
July 14, 2019

The COLD, My WARM Friend

Nature has presented us with environmental conditions to better our moods, take control of our immunity, and give us energy. We all have it in us to perform extraordinary things and to change our bodies, […]
July 7, 2019

The Very Soul of Nature

The aroma of citrus, lavender, and peppermint soothe your senses as you walk into Urban Fitness Studio. Feelings of calmness and energy fill your mind as you breathe in the air. This is the state […]
June 2, 2019

Resistance Training for Older Adults

As we age, some of our fears change based on changes in our environment and bodies. A couple of fears that develop with age are the fears of losing independence, managing activities of daily living, […]
May 26, 2019

Should we Shoo the Shoe?

As a human race, we began without shoes. Then, we developed more cushioning throughout time. Now, we seem to be trending towards minimalist/barefoot shoes again. For example, at Urban Fitness Studio, we recommend individuals to […]
May 19, 2019

Thirsty?

With so many options for beverages, we still find ourselves living dehydrated. Additionally, we sometimes consume drinks that actually make us even more dehydrated! So, what should we be drinking, how much of it, and […]
May 12, 2019

Every Minute Counts!

Why are posters recommending me to take the stairs instead of the elevator? Why is my trainer asking me to park farther away from the store? I thought those exercise recommendations told me to do […]
December 4, 2018

Urban Reads: December 2018

Explore the connection between our immunity and fast food, fermented foods (and the perk of making sourdough bread at home!), and the quality versus quantity of those 10,000 steps a day.