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Is Sex Exercise?

By Andrew Heffernan

A bout of carnal activity could burn 100 calories per session and increase your heart rate, but the numbers can vary widely depending on a variety of factors.

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The Teen Training Guide to Strength Training, Cardio, and Mobility

By Nicole Radziszewski

A go-to resource to help teens build a workout routine that is flexible, safe, and sustainable.

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13 Ways to Start the Conversation About Sex

By Laine Bergeson Becco

Boost your confidence in discussing sex with these expert insights and practical tips.

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A Guide to Healthy Skincare for Teenagers

By Jolene Turner

A top esthetician shares simple steps to help your teen learn how to take good care of their skin.

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Romantic Escapes

By Jill Patton, FMCHC

Leaving regular life behind for a getaway or vacation can be hard, but it’s worth it for the health of your relationship.

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Pillow Talk: A Q&A With Sex Therapist Vanessa Marin

By Emily Ewen

Sex therapist Vanessa Marin and her husband Xander Marin help couples take the intimidation out of getting intimate.

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The Case for Sex Therapy

By Alexandra Smith, MA, LPCC

Here’s how individual or partner therapy can help you understand your desires and boundaries, improve communication with your partner — and enjoy better sex.

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7 Ways to Make Your Bedroom More Intimate

By Elizabeth Millard

Creating space for intimacy is an important part of your overall wellness. Feng shui experts and sex educators offer their top strategies.

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How to Talk About Sex With Your Partner

By Laine Bergeson Becco

Sex educators explain why talking about sex with our partners can be so challenging — and how to get more comfortable with it.

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4 Ways Exercise Makes Sex Better

By Andrew Heffernan

Physical activity can bolster sexual desire, performance, and satisfaction.

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How to Talk to Your Kids About Sex

By Jon Spayde

It’s time to do away with the traditional idea of The Talk. Parents can teach kids about sex in a way that empowers, rather than simply embarrasses, the younger generation.

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3 Tips to Help Teens Set Realistic Fitness Goals

By Nicole Radziszewski

Are you a teen embarking on a fitness journey? Embrace these tips to help you achieve your goals.

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How to Keep Your Brain Healthy as You Age

With Edward Park, PhD
Season 7, Episode 3

Our brains age just like the rest of our bodies, and just like it’s important to care for our bodies so we can move functionally well for as long as possible, it’s also essential to do everything we can to maintain and support healthy brain function as the years pass by. With the current absence of effective treatment options for most neurological diseases, prevention really is the best treatment for them, and it’s never too early — or too late — to start. Edward Park, PhD, explains what to know about normal and abnormal brain aging, as well as the lifestyle strategies we have control over to support our brain health and help reduce the risk of decline and disease.

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How to Move Beyond Individualism to Create a More Loving Relationship

By Terrance Real

Strong relationships require letting go of a me-first perspective and considering the collective good. A renowned couples therapist explains how we can move past our individualism to become better partners. 

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A Teen Fitness Guide

By Nicole Radziszewski

The young adult’s guide to getting strong, fast, and fit.

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The Current State of School Lunch

By Katie Dohman

Changes in school cafeterias are afoot. Experts offer an update on the progress being made — and the obstacles that remain.

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Are Teens in a Mental Health Crisis?

By Nicole Radziszewski

Yes, according to a recent report from the CDC. Learn more about why.

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The Transformative Power of Family Therapy

By Experience Life Staff

Discover how family therapy can help you and your loved ones open the lines of communication to promote healing and build resilience.

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Be Your Own Best Health Advocate

With Ryan Sutter
Season 7, Episode 1

A Lyme disease diagnosis and accompanying body-wide pain and debilitating fatigue led Ryan Sutter — firefighter, endurance athlete, and Bachelorette alum — to take action to find answers, treatment options, and a path toward wellness. In this episode, Sutter shares his health journey, as well as advice for pushing through challenge, fighting health obstacles, and advocating for your well-being.

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How 5 Families Spend Time at Life Time in the Fall

By Callie Fredrickson

Learn how these parents maximize their family memberships.

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School-Break Camps at Life Time: A Sneak Peek

By Callie Fredrickson

When school is out, Life Time offers programming to keep kids cared for and engaged in healthy fun throughout the year.

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