Do you or your children have outside interests besides their Taekwondo? That is great, and not great! Let me explain. Balance in life is a difficult skill to acquire, especially today with all of the choices and distractions. I have already seen what “over-booking”  does to Moms, Dads and kids. High stress, loss of sleep, […]

What is Qigong? Take the word apart: Qi and Gong. Qi, also called Ki (Korean) or Chi (familiar to the West) is Energy, the animating life force. Gong is Chinese for “work” or “movement”. So Qigong is the movement or making of Qi (chi) to flow. You have probably seen practitioners of Tai Chi in […]

There are many ways to accurately assess whether a person is clinically overweight or obese, one of the easiest being body composition testing. Testing can be very helpful in combatting obesity when performed properly and safeguards followed. Likewise, there are many ways to curb the incline of obesity rates nationwide, one of the overall best […]

Krav Maga is roughly translated from Hebrew to mean “close quarter fighting.” It is a highly effective martial art that utilizes a combination of strikes, grapples, throws, locks and holds. Krav Maga originated from street fighting techniques of Jewish gangs defending themselves in the tough ghettos of Bratislav in the 1930s. Krav Maga was developed […]