By RODRIQUE NGOWI, Associated Press March 3, 2014 6 a.m.
BROOKLINE, Mass. — The spirited sport known as parkour that treats the world as one big obstacle course is gaining traction outside of the urban enthusiasts whose YouTube-worthy acrobatics spread its popularity.
By Nicole Brodeur, The Seattle Times February 24, 2014 6 a.m.
SEATTLE — All you had to see were the faces of the coaches to know that one contestant had maybe gone too far in her quest to be this season's winner of "The Biggest Loser."
By Gabriella Boston, Special To The Washington Post February 24, 2014 6 a.m.
You're bundling up for a chilly morning run. Or about to climb on the elliptical for a high-energy workout. Or warming up before a weightlifting session.
By Danielle Douglas, The Washington Post February 10, 2014 6 a.m.
Here's an important word for your body to learn: "Tabata."
By Lindsey Tanner, Associated Press February 10, 2014 5:59 a.m.
CHICAGO -— Gay and bisexual teen boys use illicit steroids at a rate almost six times higher than do straight kids, a "dramatic disparity" that points up a need to reach out to this group, researchers say.
By Pam Leblanc, Austin American-Statesman February 3, 2014 5:58 a.m.
AUSTIN, Texas — Admit it. As the credits rolled at the end of "Slumdog Millionaire," you wanted to climb out of your red velvet theater seat and jam away alongside the cast of the movie.
By BEAU ESTES, The Bulletin February 2, 2014 9:52 p.m.
Donnie Kolb has been organizing gravel bicycle rides for the past five years.
By Ina Paiva Cordle, The Miami Herald January 27, 2014 6 a.m.
Step into a Youfit Health Club, and enter a world of bright purple and green, filled with dozens of fitness machines, all geared to motivate you to work out — for just pennies a day.
By Alysa Hullett, The Seattle Times January 20, 2014 6 a.m.
SEATTLE — Carl Simmons regularly used to run 5K races. Now the 76-year-old stroke survivor just wants to be able to keep up with his wife on a walk.
By Elizabeth Lopatto, Bloomberg News January 14, 2014 10:45 a.m.
Obesity among children from lower earning families rose compared to their well-off counterparts, according to a study that suggests the U.S. weight epidemic may be another sign of a growing divide between rich and poor.
By Eddie Alvarez, The Miami Herald January 13, 2014 5:58 a.m.
MIAMI — Want to get into shape but don't know how to begin?