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Study: running with music helps times

Today's edition of This Week in the Fitness Industry is about what you can do to improve performance and feel better about yourself.

Here's what we have:

  • Study: running with music improves performance
  • Those who exercise feel better about their physical appearance
  • Don't let fellow members intimidate you
  • Working with trainer better than video, magazine

Check out more on all of these in This Week in the Fitness Industry.

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Obese and overweight are not 'thriving' in their lives

Image courtesy of jesadaphorn/FreeDigitalPhotos.netWe often boast about the variety of offerings in This Week in the Fitness Industry. We need to take back all of the times we patted ourselves on the back for what we thought were accomplishments 

How about this for variety:

  • lower social well-being may result in obesity
  • which states have the highest percentage meeting physical activity guidelines?
  • what to look for in fitness app
  • private equity firms gobbling up health clubs and chains

Check out This Week in the Fitness Industry for all of these stories.

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Tips and suggestions for 55+ wanting to work out

This Week in the Fitness Industry is here and there is a wide variety of options.

If you are 55+ and are looking to work out, or want something different, there is a story with tips on workouts, trainers and more. 

Or maybe you want to know about a Massachusetts health plan that is incentivizing its members - and soon plan subscribers - to eat healthy.

Check out these stories and more in This Week in the Fitness Industry.

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Fitter kids may mean smarter kids

Image courtesy of chrisroll/FreeDigitalPhotos.netThis Week in the Fitness Industry may be heavier on kids and exercise, but that doesn't mean there isn't something for everyone.

  • research may show fitter kids are smarter
  • demand, salaries on rise in fitness industry
  • Chicago club expands kids areas
  • those out of work longterm more likely to be obese

Read This Week in the Fitness Industry to learn more on each. 

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