FIRST DAY AT THE GYM

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Congratulations on making the right decision for your health by joining a club! Your first time at a gym can be a little scary -especially if you have never set foot in one before. Let’s take the fear out of your first visit to the gym by giving you a few helpful tips to make it go smoothly. What To … Read More

QUICK OFFICE YOGA

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Many of us do not take enough breaks throughout the work day to move our bodies. We are busy answering emails and phone calls and before we know it we try to stand up and our bodies are stiff and sore. This is a 5-minute yoga routine that you can do at your desk throughout the workday. Set a timer … Read More

THINGS EVERY GYM NEWBIE SHOULD KNOW

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The gym can be intimidating to a brand new fitness enthusiast, so we rounded up tips from the team at World Health Edmonton to make sure your first workout is comfortable, fun and productive! Be Okay With Not Being Okay. “As scary as it can be, always remember that everyone (even the most experienced gym goers) have felt the way you feel … Read More

LIVING BEYOND CEREBRAL PALSY

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At World Health Edmonton, we are passionate about changing our members lives. So many of our members are self-motivated and hardworking, but we also believe in the power of incentive. We offer a 60 Day Transformation Challenge quarterly where our members work with a personal trainer to achieve incredible results in a 2 month period. Christine Lepage, a member at … Read More

TRAINING IN EDMONTON

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What You Can Learn From Different Training Styles and People  by guest contributor Trevor Mah The realm of fitness and exercise encapsulates many different modalities. Every time you enter a gym, there are different people working on different things. From the avid runner to the hulking strong man, there are benefits to every style of training. Here is a breakdown … Read More

A LIFE CHANGING STORY: WEEK 5-6

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Cody is on a mission to change his life. Watch as he shares his experience with Fresh Fit Foods and discusses the temptation of fast food. Catch up on the series here: Week 1, Week 2, Week 3, Week 4.

LOWER BACK PAIN

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by guest contributor and World Health personal trainer Jessica Perreault BPE, AFLCA – CFT Do you have lower back pain? For most of us, the reason we get lower back pain is from too much sitting and being inactive. It gets better when we get more active, and using more muscles, but sometimes that isn’t enough. So what do we do to get … Read More

EDMONTON WOMAN LOSES 100 POUNDS

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“My highest weight that I recorded was 232 pounds, although I definitely weighed more than that,” explains Angie. “I just refused to get on the scale.” Angie Martin from World Health Edmonton has had an incredible transformation over the last several years that was unfortunately jumpstarted by a health scare. “In 2006 I got a loud thumping noise in my … Read More