Saturday, February 23, 2013
Was Your Gym Teacher Wrong?
Many of the techniques that you learned in gym class are now considered passé – and downright risky. “A lot of it has to do with the evolution of the science,” says Jessica Matthews, M.S., an exercise physiologist at the American Council on Exercise (ACE). “Numerous studies have come out in the last decade about the most effective ways for stretching.
I learned quite a bit about stretching from this article in Weight Watchers. Who knew I was doing so many stretches wrong.