How to Stay Fit and Healthy
Secrets to Staying Fit Even in Your Forties & Beyond
Experts say that forty is the optimal age to take a look at matters concerning your overall health and fitness levels. The main reason for this is that it is the age when the risk of many health conditions increases. You are more prone to various types of cancer, heart disease, and obesity just to name a few.
It is easy to let matters of health be swept under the carpet especially if one has a demanding job, family, and school-going kids or any other challenging responsibility. However, once you hit forty, the first order of business should be evaluating your overall well-being and health needs. But, this does not mean you should lead an unhealthy life if you have not hit forty yet. The earlier you become conscious about how to stay fit and healthy, the better.
Healthy eating and exercising on a regular basis helps lower blood pressure and sugar levels and cuts down body fat keeping heart disease at bay. When age starts catching up, training may begin to become difficult. Although I am not the biggest fan of supplements, sometimes in life you might need to opt for some pills or powders. The new modern steroids can be of great benefit to aid in preparation and post-workout recovery.
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Well, let us take a look at some of the ways you can achieve better health or maintain your health and fitness levels even in your forties and beyond.
The Benefits of a Balanced Diet
Eating a healthy and balanced diet is a critical element in boosting your overall fitness level. Ensure that you eat foods rich in antioxidants and nutrients like fruits, vegetables, whole grains, and dairy with low butter-fat content. Lest we forget, also make sure to drink an adequate amount of fluid on a daily basis.
In the current demanding environment, you may lack time to prepare your foods. Multivitamins and mineral supplements can come in handy in ensuring that you provide your body with the required amounts of vitamins and minerals. But, there are no miracle supplements out there, so make sure to buy decent products of high quality. Not all supplements are necessarily beneficial for your health, many are just working well for the producer’s cash flow. Ask friends for recommendations and research the internet before buying.
Work out Regularly
Once you hit forty, your body loses muscle, and fat starts building up. Working out can be of great benefit to your body. A proper workout routine should include the following:
• Cardio Exercises
Aerobic exercises such as swimming, walking, cycling, and jogging are ideal for your cardiovascular system. It helps burn up excess fat and sugars boosting blood flow within your body while ensuring your heart is in top-notch condition.
• HIIT (High-Intensity Interval Training)
At 40, the brain’s sharpness could be limited due to lack of enough blood flow and oxygen. Sessions of high-intensity workouts will improve the blood flow throughout your body especially to the brain making you stay sharp and alert at all times.
• Weight Lifting
Having a healthy cardiovascular system is one thing, but healthy bones and muscles is a different ball game. Strength training is essential to making and keeping your bones healthy and muscles active.
As you start ageing, wrinkles start cropping up. Doing yoga improves your skin’s condition. The relaxing effect of yoga also helps control anxiety and stress levels. So, what’s your secret to staying fit and healthy in life? Tell us all about!
Cheers, Klaudia xx