Fall for Fitness: The Time for Change is Now

The end of summer can be a bittersweet time of year. The summer months were filled with family time, outdoor activities, never-ending amounts of sun and gentle breezes. Ahhhh. But there’s something about the crisp,…

Workout Tips for the Family

Getting stronger together strengthens a bond as a family. Most families face these two challenges that get in the way: time and electronics. Research shows the physical and mental benefits of unplugging electronics and spending…

How Taking a Yoga Class Can Help With Anxiety

Flow, posture, controlled breathing, focused attention, and balance are all signs that you’re in a good yoga class (and hopefully one at Youfit *wink*). Some of you might be saying “I’d never be caught in…

YouGX Back on Track Week

There’s just something about summer that is so captivating. The sun is shining down every day giving us an instant mood boost. The summer months have been filled with pool parties, trips to the beach,…

Top 5 Tips for National Wellness Month

August is National Wellness Month and in honor of that, we’ve comprised a list of the top 5 ways to start supporting your overall wellness today! Get outside and exercise. Yes, Youfit Health Clubs offers…

How Fitness Can Help With Depression

Sure, we all know that exercise is good for the body.  But did you know that exercise is also good for your mental well-being? Like, REALLY good! According to the World Health Organization, 300 million…

There is Beauty in Simplicity

National Taco Day. National Donut Day. National Rosé Day. While enticing, notice how all of these days celebrate food that may not be the greatest for your overall well-being (…though debatable depending on what you’re…

But First…Let Me Take a Selfie

National Selfie Day is upon us, yasssss! #blessed #selfie #isthistoomanyhashtags…? Smartphones and social media provide the basis for communication these days. If opportunities for self-expression were ever lacking, well, that’s certainly not a problem anymore!…

Dine Out Like a Dietician

Eating out is a rage. New restaurants equal new experiences, new flavors and – let’s face it – new Instagram-able moments. And that’s not all. New data from LendEDU, which surveyed 1,000 Americans ages 22…

LimeLight: Meet Genevieve Cann

We know developing a healthy lifestyle while keeping a work-life balance can be quite a juggle at times, just ask Youfit’s Administrative and Operations Assistant, Genevieve Cann. She lost over 70 pounds since joining the…

“Gymtimidation”

Are burpees not the newest drink craze? Do kettlebells make a ringing or whistling sound? What if I foam roll the “wrong” way and someone sees?! From the lingo to the potential for someone to…

Health Benefits of Flowers

Hey, Youfit Fam! They say, April showers bring May flowers! And since we’re all about something fresh and beautiful in our life, let’s talk about flowers. Apart from the fact that they dazzle the eyes…

May Workout of the Month + May the 4th (Be With You)

Hey Youfit Fam! We’re especially excited about today’s post, because May the 4th is finally upon us,and since we’re big Star Wars fanatics, we’re feeling good about your chances of a great workout. Why? Because…

YouCoach’s 5 Steps For Starting Your Fitness Journey

Beginning your fitness journey can be overwhelming and intimidating. Although pursuing an active, healthy lifestyle does require commitment and effort, it can be achieved by anyone who is willing to change their daily habits. Not…