Advantages: good for mom and baby.
Disadvantages: take up too much space in the apartment.
“Fitball I bought another pregnancy because I read a lot of interesting and useful. Started using shortly before birth — because of the big belly I was comfortable to sit on it in front of the computer. Since I had surgery and stitches, to sit on the chairs is strictly not allowed as much as 3 months, but it’s hard! But on the fitball doctor to be allowed,
because it is soft. Had to feed the baby right on the ball. As to the loss, and then fitball became indispensable. Like many moms, belly sagged heavily, and on the sides of the formed folds of fat. I rocked the press on the ball, and within 2 months the stomach was almost like before the birth! Now begin to engage on the ball with the child, as demonstrated by a local pediatrician, loves and saves time and money (no need to invite the massage Continue reading
Elliptical trainer for weight loss . what it is and how to choose?
An elliptical trainer is one of the most popular types of sports equipment for weight loss . combines the advantages of the treadmill, stationary bike and stepper, but surpasses them in terms of performance due to the load not only lower, but also upper body. Classes on ellipsoid simulate skiing.
The advantages of elliptical trainers :
– Effective fat burning. Regular classes actively burn calories and help to fight obesity by reducing fat deposits and firming the muscles.
– Promotion of health. Cardio workout, which provide such training equipment, strengthens cardiovascular system, improves metabolism. It does not overload the spine and joints as, for example, when running.
– Compact size. Elliptical trainer it is possible to afford to have a home in the most ordinary flat.
– Versatility. When on the ellipsoid are utilized almost Continue reading
The concept of hormones, their biological role.
ENDOCRINE SYSTEM – system of glands that produce hormones and secrete them directly into the blood. These glands, called endocrine glands or ductless, have no excretory ducts; they are located in different parts of the body, but functionally closely related. The figure shows the location of major endocrine glands in the human body. Absent the figure the pineal gland (epiphysis), studied enough, but now it belongs to the endocrine system. This gland is a small formation in the midbrain, and in mammals, it plays a role in neuroendocrine transducer, which goes from the eye through the brain Continue reading