E25 – Kurt Hutchinson of Illinois Bone & Joint Institute

This week on the Exercise Is Health podcast, Julie and Charlie interview Kurt Hutchinson, a phyiscal therapist with the Illinois Bone & Joint Institute.  Kurt discusses in detail the new OrthoHealth program they are running at IBJI.  What is OrthoHealth?  What does this program offer?  Would you be a good fit for the OrthoHealth program? … Continued

How Can MAT® Help Your Golf Game?

Welcome back to this week’s edition of 2-Minute Tuesdays where we are talking about one exercise topic for two minutes and giving you three reasons why you should follow our advice.  Now this week, we are talking to those of you who are about to hit the links with your golf game. What can Muscle … Continued

Aging? 3 things you can do to keep your muscles healthy!

As you age, there are many systems of your body that you may think you need to keep healthy.  Your heart, eyes, ears, brain, lungs, and liver may all come to mind, but what about your muscles?  Keeping your muscles healthy during the aging process can help you be more active, feel better, and keep … Continued

E24 – What Does “Looking For The Cause” Mean?

This week on the Exercise Is Health podcast, Julie and Charlie discuss a concept that is commonly thrown around when talking about Muscle Activation Techniques® (MAT®), and it is this idea of “looking for the cause”.  What does this mean?  How does it make the MAT® thought process different than many conventional modalities?  Check out … Continued

Gym Hunting – Find your perfect gym with these tips!

Welcome back to this week’s edition of 2-Minute Tuesdays where we are talking about one exercise topic for two minutes and giving you three reasons why you should follow our advice.  Now this week, we are talking to those of you who are in search for a new gym. What things do you need to … Continued

E23 – What’s the future of fitness?

This week on the Exercise Is Health podcast, Julie and Charlie are discussing a growing trend in the fitness industry – group style and online workouts.  Why are these kinds of workouts so attractive?  What are the pros?  Are there any potential cons?  As a consumer of exercise, it is important for you to get … Continued

E22 – Questions About Exercise Principles

This week on the Exercise Is Health podcast, Julie and Charlie are answering your questions!  They had two questions submitted about an earlier episode, Six Exercise Principles To Keep In Mind If You Are New To Exercise, and they are diving in deep to explain the reasoning behind some of their principles. If you would … Continued

How to consistently workout with a busy summer schedule

Welcome back to this week’s edition of 2-Minute Tuesdays where we are talking about one exercise topic for two minutes and giving you three reasons why you should follow our advice.  Now this week, we are talking to those of you who are preparing your summer schedule. School is about to get let out, the … Continued