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Instructor: Tracy Riley

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Why Exercise is So Helpful in Combating Addiction

By Jared HenryThe Beginning Four years ago, I entered a rehabilitation center for the second time. When I think back on the time that my life was consumed by alcohol and drugs, there were a few common denominators that shaped how my time was spent. The first two were depression and anxiety....

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Adapted Physical Activity

Looking back at my education and the activities that have led me to working at Worcester Fitness, it has almost in a sense been full circle. As I went through high school, playing sports, and working out, my vision was that I would be a personal trainer and 10 years later- here I am! My idea of...

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More Worcester Fitness Fit Tips


Every month, our Registered Dietitian Julia DeLissio will be giving one of you a free 60-minute nutrition counseling session (a $120 value for FREE)! Just enter the raffle at the front desk. Limit of 1 entry per person. Winners will be announced on the last day of each month. Learn more about Nutrition at Worcester...

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Julia graduated from SUNY Oneonta in May of 2015, earning her B.S. in Dietetics. She then spent a few years working in a variety of gyms before matching to her Dietetic Internship. During that time, Julia cultivated a unique skill set from each gym. She began my journey at Crunch, where sh became interested in joint...

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Alcohol and its Effect on Weight Management

"My goal is to integrate nutrition and exercise science through a multi-disciplinary approach by backing up information with current scientific research. I believe that food is fuel and the human body is the vehicle to create motion. In order for this vehicle to run, it must be given the appropriate energy (calories, fat,...

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The Sugar Debacle

With Keto Diets on the rise and the fear of carbohydrates growing rapidly, people are confused on what carbohydrates are considered to be important in a balanced diet.Carbohydrates are a major fuel source that has been demonized. Carbohydrates alone, without consuming protein and fat,  spike your blood sugar, known as...

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What Are Micronutrients?

March is Nutrition Month Throughout the day, our bodies require a constant supply of macronutrients which include proteins, fats, and carbohydrates as well as micronutrients known as vitamins and minerals. These nutrients are critical for carrying out our bodily functions as well as maintaining our cells including those...

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March is National Nutrition Month – Change is In the Air!

By Joanne Salois  In March we approach the first equinox of the calendar year, the season officially changes after the equinox passes. What a perfect time to make “changes” or improvements in our nutritional needs. March is officially National Nutrition Month…why not think about tossing those bad eating habits and...

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6 Ways to Stay on Track During the Holidays

Thanksgiving, Christmas, family gatherings, New Years'... they all mean more parties, more stress, more quality time with loved ones, and ALL the food. During the holidays, we often hang out for hours mindlessly eating and drinking, especially when we are relaxing and taking time off from work. It’s easy to make excuses...

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What is Target Heart Rate?

What is Target Heart Rate? Instructor: Meg Paradis Learn about Target Heart rate and perceived exertion levels from personal trainer Meg Paradis.More Worcester Fitness Fit TipsAbout the ClubHow to Join the Club Club Hours Monthly Membership Annual Membership Young Adult Membership 6 Week Trial Membership Learn About Club...

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