Improving Heart Health With Shorter Workouts


Posted by Dr. Scott Wilson | 02-Jan-2015

A common misconception is that you have to spend 30-60 minutes doing cardio exercises in order to improve your cardiovascular health. In fact, you actually can get a good cardiovascular workout with shorter, more intense periods of exercise. The key, however, is making sure to engage your entire body while exercising.

In the following video, Dr. Jason Lemieux of Physiomed Oakville demonstrates a number of ways to get a solid cardiovascular workout without spending 30-60 minutes doing traditional steady state cardio exercises.

 

 


Dr. Scott Wilson

Dr. Scott Wilson is the Founder & Chairman of Physiomed; one of Canada’s largest franchised networks of inter-disciplinary healthcare clinics. A graduate of Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College, Dr. Wilson founded Physiomed in 1994 and has since grown Physiomed to over 30 clinics in Southern Ontario and British Columbia. With hundreds of practitioners from over a dozen disciplines, Dr. Wilson and Physiomed have helped over 100,000 Canadians with physiotherapy, chiropractic, massage therapy, orthotic therapy, compression therapy and clinical conditioning as part of a program of rehabilitation and health optimization. In addition to helping patients improve their physical and mental well-being, Dr. Wilson has also mentored hundreds of practitioners to provide better care while enjoying more fulfilling careers. He is also a keynote speaker on many health related topics including how physiotherapy, chiropractic and health & wellness treatment can help with stress, weight loss, and unlocking the true potential within to achieve lasting physical well-being.

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