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Pilates builds strength to achieve fitness level

Combining resistance and stretching, Pilates is an exercise form that has garnered devotees from...keep your stomach flat and your back pain-free. Pilates was developed by Joseph Pilates, who created a system of exercises in the early...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/12/31/liv_438666.shtml
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Pilates can aid some with Parkinson's

PORTLAND, Ore. - Movements in Pilates exercises are controlled - sometimes moving...disease. No research has been done to prove Pilates' effectiveness in reducing Parkinson's...University in Portland. The center held a Pilates pilot program earlier this year, and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/11/27/liv_106104.shtml
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Keep these tips in mind while looking for gym memberships

...New Year's resolution month, sees a healthy uptick in sign-ups at gyms and specialized studios offering such things as Pilates, kickboxing and yoga. But money-saving expert Andrea Woroch in Bakersfield, Calif., said recent statistics show 67 percent...

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Q&A: Celebrity Pilates instructor Mary Winsor

...maintenance. Known to her fans as the Queen of Pilates - though she claims to be nothing more...multiple fitness DVDs and runs several Pilates studios in the Los Angeles area catering...we get into breathing, what exactly is Pilates? Winsor: Pilates was a person that developed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/11/07/ent_20308.shtml
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Healthy Living: Change up workout by adding yoga or pilates

...and muscles guessing, try yoga or Pilates.By definition, yoga is an ancient...spiritual.One difference between Pilates and yoga is in origin. While yoga has been around thousands of years, Pilates was founded by Dr. Joseph Pilates...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2012-02-08/healthy-living-change
Help fight Parkinson's

...course, a kids area, a caregivers' relaxation tent and a special movement pavilion featuring yoga, dance, t'ai-chi, Pilates, etc. ? all proved to help manage the symptoms of PD.The walk will be Saturday, Nov. 8, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-11-06/help-fight-parkinsons
Inexpensive tools help body conditioning

...been using for years is showing up in Pilates studios and fitness centers across the...said. "It can mimic the movement on the Pilates Reformers (exercise devices) without the expense of a Pilates Reformer." T.J. Leonard, a 17-year-old...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/01/19/liv_113032.shtml
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Recreation calendar

...classes that include knitting, crocheting, karate, aerobics, pilates, yoga, English for Hispanics, gardening club, art, photography...passholders for an eight-week session of 16 classes, $25 others PILATES CLASS: 5:30-6:15 p.m. Wednesdays; designed to strengthen...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/07/22/aik_136451.shtml
Recreation calendar

...classes that include knitting, crocheting, karate, aerobics, pilates, yoga, English for Hispanics, gardening club, art, photography...passholders for an eight-week session of 16 classes, $25 others PILATES CLASS: 5:30-6:15 p.m. Wednesdays; designed to strengthen...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/07/08/aik_134890.shtml
Recreation calendar

...classes that include knitting, crocheting, karate, aerobics, pilates, yoga, English for Hispanics, gardening club, art, photography...passholders for an eight-week session of 16 classes, $25 others PILATES CLASS: 5:30-6:15 p.m. Wednesdays; designed to strengthen...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/07/01/aik_134012.shtml