Think-tank Policy Exchange has suggested that the UK government pilots a scheme to allow GPs to refer patients to non-clinical sources of support, such as fitness classes held in local parks.
The idea would see the patient pay a standard .... more>>
Despite its long-held connotations with health and wellbeing, leafy suburban living could in fact be a contributing factor in obesity, diabetes and heart disease, according to two American academics. Assistant professors of engineering Norman Garrick (University of Connecticut) and Wesley Marshall (Colorado .... more>>
High-intensity interval training (HIIT) has been proven to be beneficial for clinically stable heart transplant recipients, with workouts helping to increase exercise capacity, maintain control of blood pressure and improve .... more>>
Harry Sowerby, the original founder of British Military Fitness (BMF) in 1999, is returning to the company as chair, 11 years after he left to serve as a section commander in Iraq and Afghanistan.
He first conceived the BMF concept while working .... more>>
Born in Alicante, Spain in 1963, PAVIGYM
recently celebrated our 50th anniversary
as the global leader in health club flooring
systems and solutions, with a sales presence
in more than 80 countries worldwide. View
In this increasingly fast paced world of technological
developments, Life Fitness is investing heavily in LFopen,
recognising that operators need to be able to address an
insatiable demand from users to link personal mobile devices
to equipment consoles.