Fitness

Powerful You!

by Judith Fertig Pulitzer Prize winner Anna Quindlen had already reached the top of the New York Times bestseller list multiple times, yet she relates in her memoir, Lots of Candles, Plenty of Cake, that she also yearned to be able to do a headstand but felt she didn’t possess the necessary sense of balance. “That’s just a little story ... Read More »

A New Trend In Personal Training

Customized Workouts 2 Go is a personal trainer in your pocket.  More than an app, it provides access to a certified personal trainer, with whom you will have face time once a month. These workouts provide a new and affordable way to exercise with an expert, with a brand new workout every month customized to meet your individual needs and workout goals. ... Read More »

Level Fitness

Living Level, Obtaining Balance in the Mind, Body and Soul Ten years ago in the heart of Cabin John, a little gym first opened its doors to invite members of the Cabin John, Potomac, North Potomac and Bethesda communities to obtain better lives through fitness in an environment one can only describe as unique. Level, A Unique Fitness Club, aptly ... Read More »

Challenge the World to a Workout: Social Media for the Fitness World

Workout enthusiasts or those who are just thinking about getting in shape don’t have to do it alone.  There’s a new app, the Fitness Games App, available on iPhone, iPad, and Android the last quarter of 2014, which is connecting the world through fitness. With this new app, users can challenge another user in France to a bike race, compete with someone ... Read More »

Free Paddle Nights on the Anacostia

Discover the beautiful Anacostia by joining the Anacostia Watershed Society (AWS) for a free Paddle Night on the Anacostia this summer.  AWS is hosting 25 free Paddle Nights this summer to celebrate its 25th anniversary as an organization. The Anacostia Watershed Society is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit environmental organization with the mission to protect and restore the Anacostia River and its watershed ... Read More »

Healthy Living Expo coming in October

Natural Awakenings DC and Dawson’s Market in Rockville are teaming up to bring a new Healthy Living Expo to the region. The free event to be held on October 12 will host local and regional vendors as well as talking throughout the day on a variety of topics related to healthy living, conscious eating, finding balance and creating more joy ... Read More »

Rolfing Restores Alignment, Balance and Freedom of Movement

Rolfing Structural Integration has the potential to put your body aches to rest and give you the freedom of movement you thought wasn’t possible anymore. And contrary to popular belief, Rolfing  can be highly effective and pain-free. This hands-on form of bodywork manipulates the fascial wrapping of muscles and bone that is continuous from your head to your feet. The ... Read More »

Yoga on the Mall Featuring Class with Shiva Rea

DC Community Yoga (DCCY) is hosting the Ninth Annual DC Yoga Week and Yoga on the Mall, Monday, April 28 to Saturday, May 3. This year, over 30 studios in the Washington metro area, including Virginia and Maryland, have signed up to participate by offering free and reduced-cost classes daily all week long. Throughout the week, DCCY will provide many opportunities to ... Read More »

Now Offering Chiropractic Care in Tenleytown

Melissa Windsor, DC is excited to announce that she is now offering chiropractic care at Restorative Health in Tenleytown. She received her Doctor of Chiropractic degree from Palmer College of Chiropractic in San Jose, California. She also has a Masters in Applied Psychology from the University of Baltimore and a bachelors degree from Washington College in Chestertown, Maryland. Chiropractic therapy ... Read More »

Not Your Average Cocktail

Nutritional IV Therapy has become the new craze for all the right reasons. It is a highly efficient and effective way of absorbing high dosages of nutrients, not otherwise absorbable by the body when taken orally. The dosage and absorption of nutrients in oral supplements is limited per hour, they must be taken much more frequently and in smaller quantities. ... Read More »