We’ve got a massive serving of health news and fitness hacks, plus a smattering of hot women (Kate Upton, anyone?) in workout gear in this week’s #fitspo dose! Trust us, it’s just the motivation you’ll need to get your butt to the gym.
Read on for all your get-fit needs, ladies and gents!
Want to improve your running time? Hop on a spin bike: 15 minutes of intense cycling can improve your speed in as little as two weeks. Wouldn’t hurt to try it out!
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Challenging push-up variations are a great way to shake up and improve your workouts. Keep it simple at first, like doing your push-ups while supporting yourself with a triangle-shaped hand formation.
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Keep off the pounds you worked so hard to lose with this super simple trick: weigh yourself each day to keep track of your progress. Record the results on a graph, and you’ll feel the pressure to maintain your pound loss!
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The next time you eat an orange, remember that the humble fruit’s peelings have been found to effectively absorb mercury from water. Isn’t that another great reason to meet your Vitamin C intake?
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While we’re on the topic of produce, kale—the vitamin and mineral-rich super gulay health freaks can’t stop buzzing about—has been found to potentially "cause digestive problems, kidney stones, thyroid problems, and possibly even a heart attack." Yikes!
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A 33-year-old British dude got a hole in his lungs after his defective e-cig started spitting noxious fluid straight into his system. Be careful with vaping, fellas!
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Gulp down a bottle or so of beer before doing the deed. Studies have shown that the drink can delay premature ejaculation, give you more stamina to thrust away, and—if you pick dark lagers—get you in the mood better. Cheers, bros!
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There’s a reason why it’s so hard to get your ass off to work in the morning: our bodies are not supposed to be doing it. Oxford University researcher Dr. Paul Kelley says forcing people to work before 10 a.m. poses a "'serious threat' to performance, mood, and mental health." Take your sleep seriously, guys.
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Trying to lose weight? Pick thicker drinks, like smoothies and shakes, instead of gulping juice. Yep, your homemade protein shake can help curb your appetite since it stays in the stomach longer. Let’s drink to that!
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Sexy Mexican weatherwoman Yanet Garcia working out is a sight to behold. No gym, no problem, all right!
Kate Upton’s trainer can’t keep his eyes off his client’s famous derriere, and we can’t exactly blame him: despite her sweaty, makeup-free state, she still looked blazing hot. Lucky dude’s got the best job in the world.
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