E59 – A New Approach To “Solving” Tight Hamstrings

This week on the Exercise Is Health podcast, Julie and Charlie tackle one of the biggest culprits of complaints today – tight hamstrings.  They discuss why tight hamstrings may not be what you think they are, why the tightness may actually be a good thing, and what you could consider doing to “solve” them.  Check … Continued

Stuck in your house? Get your workout in 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 stranded at home.  You can’t leave the house, but you still need … Continued

E58 – Squats – No Longer The Golden Exercise

This week on the Exercise Is Health podcast, Julie and Charlie discuss what has long been considered the golden exercise in the fitness industry–squats–and why it is time for this exercise to be de-throned, or at least reconsidered.  They discuss what they see as some of the biggest issues with squatting, why so many people … Continued

E57 – What is Ozone Therapy and the HCG Diet? – Interview with Dr. Gregory Seaman of ThriveMD

This week on the Exercise Is Health podcast, Julie and Charlie interview Dr. Gregory Seaman of ThriveMD in Schaumburg.  ThriveMD is a health optimization clinic offering a variety of wellness services, including IV Therapies, Medical Weight Loss, Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP), Bio-Identical Hormone Replacement, HOCATT™ Platinum Saunas, and UVB Blood Irradiation Therapy.  They also specialize … Continued

Wanting cardio but dislike the treadmill? Check out these ideas!

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 are cardio lovers and are feening to get outside and go running, and cannot … Continued

E56 – “Why does my body feel stressed after the holidays?”

This week on the Exercise Is Health podcast, Julie and Charlie answer a question they get a lot this time of year – “Why does my body feel stressed after the holidays?”  In January, the rate of illness and injuries goes through the roof, and the previous six weeks may be to blame.  Find out … Continued

Does your low back tighten up when you workout? We have some 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 may be experiencing some low back tightness when you go to workout. What … Continued

E55 – The Truth Behind Clear Skin with Melissa Armstrong

This week on the Exercise Is Health podcast, Julie and Charlie interview Melissa Armstrong of Cleanse in Truth, a skincare company located in Inverness, Illinois. Melissa is a liscensed esthetician and Reiki master specializing in creating custom-made skincare products for her clients while delivering world-renowned Reiki fascials.  Melissa tells Julie and Charlie of her own … Continued

Feeling the Winter Blues? Check out these exercise 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 experiencing the Winter Blues.  We are in the dead of winter right … Continued