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Every year since 2007, ACSM - American College of Sports Medicine – publishes the results of the “Worldwide Survey of Fitness Trends”, a comprehensive review that involves thousands of fitness and wellness professionals from across the globe including experts such as personal trainers, exercise physiologists, medical professionals, and gym club owners.
As the World Health Organization states, the global obesity rate tripled between 1975 and the last years. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (USA), such rate reached 42.4% of the overall Northern American population in 2017-2018, which is to say that more than 4 Americans out of 10 are obese. The WHO noted that obese people were 39% of the global...
On the 21st of July will be held the Technogym and Exercise is Medicine Virtual Symposium entitled "Exercise and Cancer – Best Practices from the Around World"
For over 35 years, Technogym's guiding philosophy has maintained that the greater the number of people living in a situation of psychophysical wellbeing, the greater the world will be.
Imagine a circuit where you just need to login once, then relax and workout always in a given time, with equipment that adapts to you. A completely guided experience, from station to station, where you never stop, never wait. This is Biocircuit
Running is easy? Maybe, but running well is something quite hard to achieve. In this article we will try to explain the 5 major metrics to monitor to substantially improve your running, all of which are tracked in real time by SKILLRUN.
Campisi Clinic has decided to rely on Technogym to offer its patients the best quality solutions for the treatment of lymphedema, a long-term chronic condition that causes swelling in the body’s tissues
People who work out may gain greater immunity, according to recent study findings. The news is exciting. Technogym is at the forefront of these discussions as a Wellness company with the promotion of training physical activity, correct nutrition and a positive mindset at its core. Social distancing measures are still heavily in effect, so healthy active lifestyle choices...
It’s not how much weight you carry but where you carry it that matters. According to recent global medical reports, a widespread phenomenon in middle-aged subjects such as excess fat on the belly could expose - in the long run and in predisposed subjects, such as women post menopause - to some pathologies related to this kind of phenomenon
A strong and efficient immune system is essential, especially when our defences are attacked by external factors such as stress, changing seasons, incorrect nutrition and unhealthy lifestyles, all of which are present in our daily lives. The mix of these factors can cause greater vulnerability and therefore lead to a weakening of our defensive system
The American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) organized a Webinar supported by Technogym entitled: "Exercise as Medicine for Cancer". The webinar provided continuous education credit and was conceived to let the attendees able to: - Appreciate the effects of exercise as medicine to treat different oncological conditions. - Deepen the understanding of the interaction of ...
This day was established in 1991 by the International Diabetes Federation (IDF) and the World Health Organization (WHO), which chose 14 November because it marks the anniversary of Sir Frederick Banting’s birth, who is credited with the discovery of insulin along with Charles Best in 1922
Generally when we talk about exercises for low back pain we tend to use the term postural exercises, but usually means a technique or a different approach that can go from the Pilates method, to the Back School, to the McKenzie Method or more simply to the strengthening of the abdominal and lumbar muscles
Parkinson's disease (PD) is associated with a deterioration of physical abilities, highlighted by a progressive decline in postural control, walking ability and an increased risk for falling, muscular stiffness and tremors. Leaving aside the cognitive symptoms stemming from Parkinson's, these symptoms clearly results in a progressively worsening quality life
Virtual meeting platforms has undoubtedly brought many benefits, such as facilitating conversations and allowing companies to maintain operations, but also less positive consequences, such as reducing the amount of time spent on physical activity. Numerous studies have shown that keeping active on a daily basis is crucial to decreasing the risk of cardiovascular disease....
Hypertension or high blood pressure (HBP), as defined by the American Heart Association, is when the force of your blood pushing against the walls of your blood vessels is consistently too high. There are two types of hypertension: primary (essential) and secondary hypertension. Primary hypertension accounts for 90% to 95% of adults with hypertension and is often linked ...
As 2021 progresses, it’s important to remember that exercise may improve your response to immunization and help maintain levels of protective immunity, especially at a time when vaccines are becoming increasingly popular
Among the primary strategies for strengthening health is a wellness lifestyle based on exercise, balanced nutrition and a positive approach to life. In this regard, a number of studies have shown that the fitter and leaner you are the better your immune system, while reducing the risk for several types of respiratory illnesses
Interferons are proteins produced by our body that can interfere - hence their name - with the growth of certain viruses, such as flu, but can also inhibit the growth of cancer cells and modulate the functions of different cells of the immune system
The Technogym social campaign is about to kick off. It will involve around 1000 wellness and fitness centres in 29 countries: you will be able to donate your physical exercise for a good cause. The more active the clubs, the more their collected Move
300 members from the rowing world gathered for the World Rowing Conference 2018 Technogym was there prsenting Skillrow, organising a themed sponsored workshop where the development and the multiple features of the rower have been uncovered
The cardiopulmonary exercise test (or CPET in short) is a stress test included in the "second level" cardiac exams to check, in both competitive and non-competitive athletes, young and master (over 40) ones alike, their exercise stress tolerance. However, this test is also performed to assess cardiac health, as well as to prevent and monitor the onset of cardiovascular ...
For many years, in fact, physical activity and exercise have been recommended for the prevention and treatment of this chronic disease, as confirmed by several large randomized and controlled studies that follow the guidelines of ADA - ACSM
In one the most important rowing events of the year, Technogym has introduced Skillrow, the state of the art indoor rower made for athletes to improve and analyse athletic performance at every level