Fitness

The lowdown on innovative products, equipment and gadgets for fitness. Reviews, case studies, insights and product analysis. Research that is second to none.

Most people are looking for that edge with their fitness work – and here at The Good Body – we’re no different. In a market that’s flooded with an endless supply of health and fitness products, it’s essential to be able to filter through the best of the very best.

We strive to discover those truly innovative products and pieces of equipment to help with your training and fitness programs. The reviews and case studies we produce are designed to inform you, the consumer and help you make calculated decisions about whether something can be of benefit. Our overall rating system takes into account important factors, such as: features, ease of use and value for money. This balanced approach makes direct comparisons of products and ratings possible.

Our aim is to unearth the products and techniques that can give you and your fitness work that edge.

32 Health-Boosting Benefits of Mindfulness

Benefits of mindfulness

We’re all told to ‘live mindfully’ these days, but what exactly does it mean? Mindfulness is about slowing down and being present in the moment. Whether you’re eating, walking or just relaxing at home, it’s the practice of engaging fully with what you can see, hear and feel. It might sound like a great way to relax, and it is, but it also has many other advantages for your overall health and wellbeing...

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12 Ways to Build Muscle WITHOUT Lifting Weights

How to build muscle without lifting weights

Lifting weights isn’t for everyone, however if you want to find ways to stay fit and build muscle you might feel like it’s the only option. Thankfully there are many other ways you can consider, including a number that require very little exertion. Take a look below at our breakdown of 12 ways to build muscle without lifting weights...

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30 Fitness Facts To Keep You Moving!

Fitness Facts

Want to get fit and not sure where to start? Or are you a regular gym bunny and like to validate your long hours working out? Either way, fitness is an important component to being healthy. Here we bring you 30 fitness facts to help you understand the benefits of exercise, and why everyone – male, female, young and old – should pencil in time to get moving...

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9 Best Teas for Reducing Inflammation: Ease Your Discomfort Now!

Best Teas for Inflammation

For many centuries, plants, herbs and spices have been used for their medicinal benefits when it comes to reducing inflammation. Broadly speaking, inflammation is your immune system’s response to some sort of irritant and symptoms can vary depending on the cause. 

We’re going to walk you through the nine best teas for reducing inflammation around the body, based on the latest scientific research...

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9 of the Best Teas for Cramps: Natural Pain Relief

Best Teas for Cramps

For many, cramps are an everyday (but extremely debilitating) part of life. This could be stomach, muscle, leg or menstrual cramps. A pretty common reflex is to reach for the painkillers to ease the discomfort, but have you considered a cup of herbal tea? We’ve dug deep into the scientific research and found nine of the best teas to reduce and combat those horrible cramps...

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