Why New Year’s Resolutions Fail

BY MEGHAN BECK, BS, MS, CSCS We say it every year, “I can’t believe it’s already January 1. This is THE year I’m going to become a newer, healthier version of myself.” Fast forward to January 2020, or even rewind to January 2018, and it seems like the above statement …

Why Strength Matters–Part 2

by MEGHAN BOTHWELL, BS, MS, CSCS Last month we learned how as we age limitations in mobility-related tasks will become more common.10 One more important predictor of limited mobility or functional limitation is muscle strength – more specifically your grip strength.12-13 Loss of grip strength is strongly associated with increasing chronological age14 …