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Cortisol and Exercise in Menopause 

The relationship between Cortisol and Exercise in Menopause  In menopause, we are more prone to elevated cortisol and need to pay attention to managing the stressors in our life, especially if we exercise. Cortisol elevates your blood sugar, which then increases insulin. High cortisol is a known risk factor for cardiovascular diseases, such as insulin […]

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12 Month Running Challenge

Running your best in 12-Months Challenge

Build strength, endurance and speed, and you will be running your best year ever in 2017! Over the next 12-months, we are going back to the fundamentals to build a sound foundation that will do just that. Running well requires strength and flexibility for both speed and endurance as well as mental focus and awareness. […]

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Charmaine riding in the MS 150

The BP MS 150 Houston to Austin Bike Ride

Yes I’m signed up again, mostly because I love to ride and training for this 2-day event gets me out on the road. But there’s more: I am participating in the BP MS 150 Houston to Austin bike tour to raise money to help fund research into the cause, treatment and cure for multiple sclerosis […]

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