Tag: mind

Never Put Limits on Yourself
Transformations

Never Put Limits on Yourself

From birth, the odds were always against me from being physically fit. At 13 pounds and 9 ounces, I was already a good 6 to 7 pounds heavier than the rest of the other babies and this trend of always being the overweight kid continued for me throughout my adolescence […]

Alexandra Pappas
Fitsporation

Moving Through The Pain

Transition. It can be a scary word to some. I, however, have learned to embrace transition and change since time and time again, life reminds me that being able to ‘go with the flow’ usually results in a more positive and transforming experience. We are also often given opportunities disguised as challenges […]

Exercise Improves Memory
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Exercise Improves Memory

Some more support for why the Strong Survive from a year long study published in the Proceedings of National Academy of Sciences. It showed that exercise increased the size of the hippocampus and improved memory in older test subjects. Generally, the hippocampus shrinks as you get older. This degrades memory and can […]