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Cross-Training for Life, Part 1

Blendtec isn’t just a brand or a blender. It’s a way of life. We are dedicated to helping people improve their lifestyles through nutrition as well as fitness. Maximize your fitness through cross-training. Cross-training can be the catalyst to reaching your fitness goals. This post tells you what cross-training is, why you should do it and the benefits associated with it.

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National Nutrition Month: Eat Right, Your Way, Every Day

March is National Nutrition Month, which means we have a whole month dedicated to evaluating the foods you are eating and focus on how you can improve your health with nutrition. We could all afford to improve our diet in some way. This month, the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics developed the theme Eat Right, Your Way, Every Day. It encourages each person to find the right diet for their individual needs. Follow these suggestions and evaluate your diet to see what kind of changes you can make.

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Diets vs. Exercise: Which Is More Effective?

The mechanics of weight loss seem pretty simple: Burn more calories than you consume. There are many contradicting theories and opinions on how to achieve weight loss. The method to losing weight, however is simple: Energy Balance. How exactly do you do this? We looked to the members of the National Weight Control Registry to find out.