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Fitness is important. Many people spend much of their day sitting. Because they live a largely sedentary life, they are putting themselves at risk for conditions such as diabetes and heart disease. Exercise can help to prevent these conditions. There are several ways to exercise. One way is to walk or run around the block. Another way is to go to the gym. A third way is to stay home and work out to a workout tape, DVD, or online fitness class.

Walking or running around the block is an activity that you can do either by yourself or with others. It allows you to work out outside, which allows you to get fresh air. It also allows you to work out close to home, which is very convenient. You are in control of your workout, so you decide where you go, what you do, and how long you work out. This is not the only way to work out, however. You can also go to the gym.

Gyms offer their members a chance to work out in a public environment. When they go to the gym, they have access to features such as weights, a pool, and a track. At a gym, there is no routine. Members choose the equipment that they want to use. One member might go to the gym with the idea of working on improving his cardio health or losing some weight, for example. With this in mind, he will likely gravitate toward the treadmill or track upon his arrival at the gym. Going to the gym allows people the chance to catch up with their friends, find out what has been going on in their lives, and get a workout at the same time. However, some people feel uncomfortable working out at the gym. They may have gained some weight, for example. They may also be uncoordinated. In both situations, they feel as though people are staring at them.

To avoid feeling self-conscious, consider working out at home. This option will allow you to work out at your own pace. You can fix dinner, put it in the oven, and let it bake without interfering with cooking time or risking a fire. There are a variety of workout tapes and DVDs available that cover different workout styles. There are even workout classes available online. Check into these different fitness options and see which one is best for you. You deserve to live a long, healthy life. Fitness is a step in the right direction.


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