Just for a moment, erase every notion of you have about food. Erase the low-fat-low-carb-eat-less-exercise-more dogma you’ve been programmed to believe. Now, imagine you have an avocado in one hand and a wheat cracker in the other. With a blank slate and common sense, which would be more nourishing to your body? Imagine again. This time, […]
It seems like the benefits of rebounding on a trampoline are endless. From increasing bone density to increasing endurance, rebounding can do a lot for individuals who want to avoid high-impact cardio. Plus, if you have a rebounder with upper body resistance bands, you’ll be able to vary your routine that much more. Although these […]
Body builders and frequent grocery shoppers alike can attest to the importance of grip strength. It’s the difference between passing off a pickle jar and successfully opening said pickle jar. Even more, you’ll be able to lift heavier weights, improve your dexterity and increase your hands’ endurance. All while decreasing your risk of carpal tunnel […]
Here at Stamina, we want you to get the most bang for your buck! And the Conversion II Recumbent Bike/Rower may just be the epitome of that philosophy. In addition to rowing and cycling, users can also perform leg presses, bicep curls and other arm exercises with the machine. Because of this machine’s utility, there’s […]
Given that heart disease is the leading cause of death for men and women in the United States, it is crucial to recognize February as American Heart Month. In fact, one out of every four people die of heart disease, according to the CDC. Luckily, heart disease is also one of the most preventable causes […]
In 1997, Stamina Products’ first Pilates reformer, called the Performer, made it on QVC. Stamina’s hopes were high for the reformer, but it was risky. At this point, Stamina was only 10 years old. The owners, Kevin Gerschefske, Barry Laurie, Bob McBride, Brent Swanson and Jeff Hutchens, had invested everything they had into this company. […]
For over 30 years, I have worked daily to help patients find lasting relief from recurrent back and neck pain. In my mind, one thing that really stands out is how different patients’ expectations can be. Most of us believe that when we’re sick, we go to the doctor for he or she will alleviate […]
If you’re serious about burning fat and toning your entire body, you need to consider plyometric HIIT training. With Stamina’s Adjustable Plyo Box and dedication, you’ll have the perfect tool to achieve the results you desire.
In light of Stamina’s 30th anniversary, we’re going to highlight popular equipment we’ve sold or manufactured over the years. Today, we’re starting it off the series with the ThighMaster by Suzanne Somers.
Happy 2017! It’s that time of year that most of us resolve to get fit. Unfortunately, the vast majority of us give up on that goal. But it doesn’t have to be you this year.
WARNING: The stress of making New Year’s resolutions alone may cause a decline in health. According to the American Psychological Association, stress itself is linked to the six leading causes of death: heart disease, cancer, lung ailments, accidents, liver cirrhosis and suicide. You probably tell yourself the same thing every January. Make a resolution. Lose. Drop. Change. Count […]
Starting the year without a resolution? Check out some of our suggestions; they may spark a lifelong change for the better.