MedX Low Back Restraint

MedX Medical Exercise Equipment is Coming to Vertex Fitness

MedX Medical Exercise Equipment is Coming to Vertex Fitness We’ve got some very exciting news–Medx Medical Exercise Equipment is coming to Vertex Fitness, making us one of the only personal training studios in the United States to offer this excellent full line of equipment. What is MedX? MedX is the brain child of legendary fitness visionary…

diabetes awareness

November is Diabetes Awareness Month – Get Ahead With Your Health With Exercise

November is Diabetes Awareness Month Diabetes awareness month should really be called exercise awareness month. Of all the health risks associated with an inactive lifestyle and unhealthy diet, Type II diabetes is one of the most common and debilitating. While Type I diabetes tends to affect younger people and is thought to be caused by…

reverse Osteoporosis

How Strength Training Can Help Prevent or Reverse Osteoporosis

How Strength Training Can Help Prevent or Reverse Osteoporosis What is Osteoporosis? Osteoporosis is a disease in which the bones in our bodies become weak and brittle. Bones are a very dense tissue made up mostly of collagen and calcium. When someone is diagnosed with osteoporosis, this means that the bones are losing so much…

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Calorie Counting is the Worst if You Try to Be a Control Freak (My Fitness Journey – Vertex Fitness Diary 9)

Calorie Counting Might Be the Worst Thing to Happen to Food Since Listeria. I’m trying to think of something that makes me enjoy eating food less than counting every calorie I eat, and all I’m coming up with is food poisoning. The first time I tried calorie counting, it was after my doctor put me…