Fitness mega-guru, Denise Austin, brings her upbeat and sensible attitude to a book that makes healthy living as easy as counting from 1 to 12. Denise's Daily Dozen covers a whole range of health and diet related concepts, yet manages it all in a no-,stress, time-conscious program of 12's. Organized into seven chapters, which equal the seven days of the week, it covers a full week in daily allotments creating a total body workout that encompasses 12 exercises done in 12 minutes each day!
Format: DRM Protected ePub Vendor: Center Street Publication Date: 2010
ISBN: 9781599952611 ISBN-13: 9781599952611 Availability: In Stock
eBook Bonus: Links to Exercises and Trivia Quiz From Denise Austin comes the perfect health book for anyone who wants to live better but just can't seem to find the time. Much more than just another excercise book, Denise's Daily Dozen covers a whole range of health and diet related concepts yet manages it all in a no-stress, time-conscious program of 12's. At it's core, this book contains the minimum daily requirements to keep the reader flexible, strong and trim. Organized simply into seven chapters, which equal the seven days of the week, it covers a full week in daily allotments. Each day will have it's own focus from Monday being "fat burning day" to Sunday's "recharge and rejuvenate."
Denise has created a total body program, including a 7-day balanced meal plan that includes healthy recipes, and a workout that encompasses 12 exercises done in 12 minutes each day. Everyone can take just 12 minutes, at whatever time of the day works for them, and turn it over to these simple and fun exercises. Cardio, toning, yoga and breathing exercises...they're all here but in a way the maximizes effect while minimizing time.
Beyond a dozen exercises for each day of the week this book will include many other of Denises dozens for each day.
A native of San Pedro, California, Denise started gymnastics at the age of 12 and earned an athletic scholarship to the University of Arizona, graduating in 1979 with an exercise physiology degree. She began her career teaching aerobic exercise classes in the Los Angeles area and went on to cohost the The Jack LaLanne Show, in 1981. (Denise considers Jack LaLanne one of her role models, and she is delighted to still speak regularly with the 94-year-old fitness legend.)