The Human Performance Center would emphasize strength conditioning, nutrition rehabilitation, injury prevention, testing, evaluation research and development.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has proposed an update to the nutrition facts label for packaged foods that was adopted in 1994. The changes would reflect the latest scientific information, including the link between diet and chronic...
The Spangdahlem Air Base in Germany is home to the U.S. Air Force's newest fitness center.
The Marine Corps has postponed changing its physical fitness test to include a pull-up requirement for female Marines after research showed fewer than half of female recruits could meet the new standard.
U.S. Army soldiers from Fort Carson, CO, led Army physical readiness training sessions for local elementary school students last month as part of a program designed to keep kids in military communities healthy.
The rise of studios and changes in technology played a huge role in 2013, but the year was still dominated by large clubs and major chains, particularly the moves that occurred at the top of those companies.
Military fitness facilities have been largely unaffected by the recent federal budget cuts and government shutdown, but efforts to minimize spending have led to slow sales for equipment manufacturers.
Despite the government shutdown, the largest fitness facility in the Marine Corps opened earlier this month at Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune in Jacksonville, NC.
The U.S. Air Force has announced changes to its physical fitness test, including a new way for airmen who fail the waistline requirement to pass the test.
The U.S. Air Force is making it easier for airmen to work out by making fitness centers on bases accessible 24 hours a day, seven days a week.