Much has been written about the benefits of running. and too little about the main trainer for this sport – a treadmill. How to do it and is it possible to lose weight by running in the gym? All the answers in our material!
There are athletes who go running in the streets. We certainly have a lot of respect, but such feats are not ready. Therefore, our main “tool” for running in the cold time of the year – a treadmill. Warm, comfortable, and even a TV to watch.
But, like any workout, the treadmill has its own specific features. About them and we asked fitness trainer sports club BodyArt fitness Alexander Osipenko.
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With trastovyy hormone called cortisol when it is produced by the body, why it leads to obesity and muscle breakdown, and whether it is possible to reduce the levels.
What is cortisol?
The hormone cortisol is produced by the body in stressful or emergency situations, with a strong physical exertion or lack of nutrition. The normal level is 10 μg/dl, but under stress he rises to 80 μg/dl, and a strong shock
to 180 μg/dl.
Considering the cases of increasing cortisol, it is easy to see that this is a kind of protective reaction of the organism: in shock cortisol helps to act faster, with little food makes you look for food. during exercise gives you explosive strength (1) .
The mechanism of action of cortisol
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Currently worldwide, there are also increasing numbers of children with
obesity. According to the International working group on obesity, presents the who, every tenth child of school age in the world has a weight problem. And worldwide the number of people with excess weight more than the hungry [1,6]. With the increase in obese patients is associated a significant increase in the prevalence of diabetes, cardiovascularand other diseases .
In the treatment of obesity there are two main steps: initiation loss of body weight and maintain the achieved effect. The cornerstone of treatment is to modify eating behavior and increase physical activity [4,5]. Continue reading