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I really think Morning Yoga would be great for that time slot and it's obviously quite quiet. It doesn't have to last long to be beneficial (if you type whatever time frame you'd like to work with in youtube, like "3 minute yoga"- "1 hour yoga" there are videos there that would fit your time frame if you want to use a video) and it will help to not only get ...


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Resistance bands are a great alternative to free weights if you're short on space. And unlike weights, which are much more expensive and can clink, resistance bands come in several varieties (plain flat elastic bands are commonly in physical therapy, and elastic-core cords are commonly included with at-home workout kits). You can change the resistance by ...


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Bodyweight exercises are great for doing at home, on the go, on a budget, during breaks, so they are a great choice. However, to keep your whole body fit you will need a variety of movement types. An example of this is this great infographic showing the basic 6 movements involving nearly all muscles from your body. The infographic is taken from the popular ...


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I suggest you take a look at the Scientific 7-Minute Workout. It's free (and so is the NY Times app for it), and it's effective (it's the result of research published in ACSM'S Health & Fitness Journal). It does include chair step ups, high knee running in place, and jumping jacks. I haven't found any of those to be especially loud, but if you're ...


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Ten minutes of daily slow quiet bodyweight exercises will make you stronger. To get stronger you'll need to progress to steadily more difficult versions of an exercise. Convict Conditioning has a great set of routines using bodyweight progressions going from super easy variants (i.e. doing push-ups standing up against a wall) to eventually targeting much ...


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Pull-ups are great for the upper body. You can buy a Pull-up bar for your doorframe or use a nearby tree or playground on your way to work. If you don't have the strength for full pull-ups, begin by doing inverse ones (jump up and slide down as slowly as possible). Also short and long sprints (e.g. 100 m and 800 m) don't take long and build a bit of ...


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Yes, it is going to be useful. Especially if you slow down your cadence (speed of repetition), you will get a good pump and you will see greater increase in your physical strength, which is something good and positive. Simple bodyweight exercises done in a circuit fashion would be great, such as: Squats Push-Ups Chin-ups if possible Planks The list can go ...


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Of course there is. You can do bodybuilding at home while working with dumbbells. Is it the best way? No. Simply because it is hard to progressively overload yourself while working with them. They do not come with little increments, and it would be really expensive to get a such a set of dumbbells. For legs, you can do air squats, goblet squats, and squats ...


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Consider this: Even the pope (previous pope I think, this is actually a anekdote from arnold schwarzenegger from his autobiography total recall) has time to exercise more than an hour daily. Do you really not have time for your health


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Whether it's normal or not depends on how significant the difference is. It's normal to be slightly asymmetric. No part of your body is exactly symmetric. If it's significant enough for it to bother you, then you should consider doing exercises that are independent for each pec muscle. This is useful because, even though you try to balance it, with a push ...



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