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What Is So Insane About The “Insanity” Workout?

The idea is to keep you at your limit as long as possible, as this is where the real muscle breakdown and rebuilding takes place. Most people who exercise never really push themselves hard enough and end up running to stand still in regards to their muscle building. Each interval will push you through several different types of exercise, including: • Resistance training for upper body • Core exercises to build your abs • Cardio to burn fat • Plyometrics for lower body power • Sports drills to improve your speed and agility It isn’t an easy path to take, but if you really want to look amazing and feel great for it, then you have everything you need from the Insanity workout. You can plan out your workouts using a calendar, supplement it with a nutrition plan, and dedicate 1 hour a day to making your body look fantastic.

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Anne Hathaway’s Catwoman Workout To get in shape for a role like Catwoman is no simple feat even if you have a high level of starting fitness. Luckily, slipping into the skin-tight outfit, Anne Hathaway’s Catwoman workout has done the job well. Increasing strength would be high on the list of tenents Hathaway would’ve focused on. Resistance training doesn’t always have to imply bulking up but, instead, it will help in creating long and strong looking muscles. For a character going toe-to-toe with the Batman, they’d need to be strong both mentally and physically.

Are You Catsuit Ready? To be on screen in a skin-tight suit is no easy task for the faint-of-heart. There’s little left to the imagination. Anne Hathaway is naturally blessed with a lean physique, yet her training for the final installment of the Batman trilogy was still super intense. She endured stunt training five days a week, and relied on high-intensity workouts as well, with each session ending in dance cardio that lasted for at least an hour and a half. “I’ve always thought that skinny was the goal,” she told Harper’s Bazaar in their June issue, “But with this job I also have to be strong.” To model your home exercise program after Anne Hathaway’s Catwoman workout routine, a combination of bodyweight, kettlebells and resistance bands would be the right choice. Using this combination is a great way to turn almost any space into the ultimate workout spot. This way you can strengthen those muscles with ease.

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Tracy Anderson’s Weight-Loss Tips For Brides-To-Be It seems like Tracy Anderson has trained half of Hollywood, and one of her biggest fans, Nicole Richie, even enlisted her to help her get in shape for her 2010 wedding. “Nicole worked out six days a week, she learned dance aerobics, she did her muscular structure work, and she did it in such a healthy beautiful way,” Tracy says of her client’s devoted wedding prep. If you want to look like a starlet on your wedding day, here are a few tips Tracy Anderson shared with us for brides-to-be who want to get in shape. First, start early: Don’t wait until the last minute to try and lose weight and then expect miracles, Tracy warns. “The thing that is most unfortunate is when a bride comes to me and has never done anything before and is like ‘Oh my god, I have to lose 30 pounds in a month,’” Tracy says. She recommends you figure out your diet and exercise plan as soon as you start looking for venue locations, at the beginning of your wedding planning, so you don’t end up resorting to juice cleanses or feeding-tube diets to lose pounds weeks before your big day. (Tracy jokes, “If I were the husbandto-be, I can think of nothing less sexy than my fiance installing a feeding tube to look 120 pounds thinner on the wedding day. I’d probably call it off !”) The diet: A sensible diet plan is one where you don’t severely deprive yourself just because you feel like you need to look a certain way on your wedding day, Tracy says. “Why would you want to extreme diet just a few weeks leading up to your wedding just to faint the night of your wedding? Or all of sudden eat and then two weeks later gain it all back?” she says. Instead, eat cleaner— “Have a lot of greens and cut out all fats,” eat lean protein, and use rice wine vinegar or lemon juice on your salads, she recommends — and exchange a few of your meals with protein shakes or an energy bar (on her new OpenSky page, she also recommends Bliss Bar Superfood Energy Bars as meal replacements) as you are prepping for your wedding day. The exercise: All of your weight-loss tricks won’t matter, Tracy says, if you don’t exercise while you’re prepping for your wedding. “If you want to look like you and a healthy version of you and the best version of you for your husband-to-be, then you need to start sweating and exercising and designing your body to look like a woman,” Tracy says. While some may disagree, Tracy doesn’t recommend certain workouts for brides. “I wouldn’t tell brides-to-be to go get P90X or start learning from a trainer who looks manly. You just have to be smart about it,” she advises.


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Researchers looked at data from a crazy long-running Nurses’ Health Study. Almost 122,000 registered nurses who were between the ages of 30 and 55 completed health questionnaires starting in 1976! Every four years the nurses were surveyed on their eating habits and between 1995 and 2001 they began testing the memory of 16,000 nurses who were over 70-years-old. They found that nurses who ate the most blueberries and strawberries delayed memory decline by up to 2 and a half years compared to those who didn’t eat the berries. Dr. Elizabeth Devore, the study author, said: “What makes our study unique is the amount of data we analyzed over such a long period of time. No other berry study has been conducted on such a large scale. Among women who consumed 2 or more servings of strawberries and blueberries each week we saw a modest reduction in memory decline. This effect appears to be attainable with relatively simple dietary modifications.”

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