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.

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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Aku Mat Review: The World’s Best Acupressure Therapy

Aku Mat Review

Made famous on Dragons’ Den in Canada, this mat uses metal spikes instead of the plastic ones you get with other acupressure mats. It’s the closest thing to acupuncture without being invasive, and as soon as I saw it I knew I had to try it out! I’ve been using the Aku Mat for a few months now and I’m super excited to tell you all about it, so you can decide whether it’s right for you...

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TENS vs EMS: What’s The Difference?

TENS vs EMS

If you’re shopping around for a TENS unit, you might have noticed EMS devices also popping up in the results. TENS and EMS deliver low voltage electrical impulses to stimulate nerves. However their uses are quite different. In this article you’ll discover the differences between TENS and EMS, to help find the stimulation device that’s right for you...

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11 Foods to Help You Sleep (+ 5 You Must Avoid Before Bed!)

11 Foods That Help You Sleep

Achieving a great night’s sleep is so important for your overall health and wellbeing, helping to keep your immune system strong. However, all the evidence points in the same direction — we’re getting less and less sleep. To help you experience good quality slumber, we’ve created a list of the best foods and drinks to help you sleep...

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