Fitness Tip of the Day: Stay Active After Exercise

Fitness Tip of the Day: Stay Active After Exercise

Getting in your daily exercise doesn't mean you can slack off the rest of the day. To the contrary, sitting a computer for a few hours will actually cause your body to stop making lipase, a fat-inhibiting enzyme.

To counter this effect, you should get up and walk for just a couple minutes each hour, which will burn approximately 59 calories a day and keep your fat-burning cells working.

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*Disclaimer: The aforementioned is not to be construed as medical or professional fitness advice. Please always consult the advice of a physician, nutritionist, or other medical personnel before beginning any fitness or nutritional program.


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Christina Mancuso Christina Mancuso, a mother of 3, has traveled to well over 70 cities on various Broadway National Tours. She is now residing in her hometown of Columbus, Ohio after spending a year in NYC to support her daughter's Broadway debut. Besides writing, traveling, and mothering, she is a 13-time marathon runner (including the 2015 Boston Marathon), freelance artist, classical violinist, and a previous Paralegal with over 20 years of writing and research experience. Mancuso is listed in 'Who's Who Worldwide' and has been recognized for "Outstanding Leadership in Media" by the International Women's Leadership Association. A former Theatre Critic for both Columbus and NYC, Christina is currently the Regional Managing Editor of and Editor-in-Chief of