| Aug 30, 2013
| 3:00 PM
Outside of team sports and oft-dreaded physical education classes, exercise for kids has always been a catch-as-catch-can affair. And nowadays, drawing any youngster from ever-present computer screens can be a daunting challenge for parents.
Some of the...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 10:08 AM
Shawn Matthias is entering his seventh season with the Florida Panthers, where he plays center. During the 2012-2013 season, Matthias scored 14 goals, which tied him for second place on the team.
Currently conditioning in the grueling training camp,...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 8:50 AM
All Susan Hancock wanted was to be able to get up off the floor. After years of neglecting her health, Hancock suffered a stroke last October and spent the next several months in and out of the hospital. While she was there, the doctors put her on kidney...
| May 2, 2013
| 12:00 PM
They call it "BiG Cardio" for at least two reasons: It's a goodhearted nonprofit, and it offers enough activities to keep the blood pumping from beginning to end.
The sixth annual BiG Cardio Fitness and Fun Day is set for Saturday in Lauderhill and...
| May 4, 2013
Do you want rocking abs this spring? Try this popular CrossFit move to strengthen your entire core.
Demonstrated by Cassey Ho of Blogilates, one of You Tube's most popular fitness channels, this Pilates-inspired move is challenging but also fun, once...
| May 14, 2013
| 8:00 PM
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Arrow Oliver and Diggle (Stephen Amell,...
| May 17, 2013
| 5:19 AM
The cult of crossfitters usually confine themselves to their “boxes,” -- giant warehouses where those who revel in the feeling of oxygen depletion fight gravity in series of rapid succession and tortuous exercises by flipping tires, climbing...
| May 26, 2013
"I'm a doubter," says FoxCT TV meteorologist Rachel Frank. But there is one decision, "I don't have any doubts about."
It's a decision Rachel made last December in Las Vegas.
She was going out to dinner with her grandparents in Las Vegas when the...
| Oct 6, 2013
When Tammy Lifka joined the parents jogging with baby strollers in her neighborhood, hoping to get into shape after having three kids, running two miles at a 10-minute pace was a struggle.
"I started like everyone else," Lifka said.
Eight years later,...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 6:06 AM
As an eighth-grader, Jillian Michaels weighed 175 pounds, and classmates mooed at her.
Boy, is she getting even.
"The Biggest Loser" star, 60 pounds lighter, comes to South Florida for the inaugural Sweat USA, a fitness convention that includes big-...
| Oct 19, 2013
| 1:16 PM
Mother and daughter Angela and Candi Watts were both diagnosed with breast cancer in 2011. After a two-year battle, they are both disease-free, but the war continues.
The new enemy is their waistlines.
Scientists have discovered that excess weight not...