Health, Lifestyle & Well-being

Fitness & Diet

  • PBIM
    Alycea Ungaro
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    Written by Pilates pioneer Alycea Ungaro - the woman who brought the first mat Pilates classes to New York nearly 20 years ago - this book can help you streamline your body and focus your mind.

    It includes tailored programmes for beginner, intermediate and advanced level and has 50 exercises that are demonstrated with clear photographs and annotated with expert advice.

    If you're looking for some enjoyable exercise that will put you at ease, this book can help you improve posture, muscle tone, balance and joint mobility.
  • TRIA
    James Beckinsale
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    If it's been a goal of yours to complete a triathlon then this book will help you raise your game so you can swim faster, run faster and cycle faster.

    A one-stop reference for every triathlete, this book will help you improve your performance through customisable training plans and step-by-step exercises. Designed to help build strength and stamina, this book also has expert advice on race day strategy that covers everything from transition times to the best kit and equipment.

    There is also trustworthy advice on what do to treat common triathlon injuries. An essential book for both those looking to challenge themselves and triathlon veterans.
  • BWFM
    Sean Bartram
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    With over 75 bodyweight exercises and 36 routines such as ab workouts, triceps, dips and squats, this book will help any man build a better body!

    It uses only bodyweight and natural surroundings so that the workouts can be completed anywhere - inside or outdoors - with no need for expensive fitness equipment or gym memberships.

    Easy to learn, each exercise shows which muscles are being worked and the book also shows how you can focus your workouts to focus on specific muscle groups or on the whole body.

    Whether you are a beginner or fitness fanatic, this book will help you improve your strength, wherever you are!
  • CRMB
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    One of the best ways to keep fit, running is fun and free. This DK book is full of easy-to-follow tips for any aspiring runner and can take you all the way from a light jog right through to conquering a marathon!

    Whatever your level of experience, it will help you to get running and offers indispensable information on everything from training and warming up to eating right, cooling down and even choosing the right kit.

    There are training programmes for 5K runs, 10K runs, half-marathons and full marathons and also includes no-nonsense advice to help you build your strength and speed and reduce the risk of injury.
  • UTBT
    Nick Mitchell
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    Your Ultimate Body Transformation Plan will help any man get into the best shape of his life - in just 12 weeks.

    Especially designed for men who live ordinary, non-gym and non-diet obsessed lives, the plan will help you burn fat, build muscle and get that ideal body.

    As well as the Ultimate Performance Gyms owner Nick Mitchell's training plan, this book also contains additional exercises to help you work your chest, legs, arms and delts - as well as advice on nutrition and meal plans.
  • RUNF
    Sam Murphy
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    Backed up by the latest scientific research, Run for Life will guide any woman on her running journey. Helping you stay motivated and keeping your training programme balanced, realistic, challenging and enjoyable, it's a must for any woman looking to get in shape.

    From perfecting your running technique to choosing the right footwear and how you can fit runs into a busy routine, the book also offers advice on choosing a first race and the best activities to complement and improve your running.

    Described as 'an inspiring read' by the Daily Telegraph, the book is full of practical and nutritional advice and is suitable for all ages.

    Please note this book was previously published under the title Real Women Run
  • TGMD
    Jeanette Hyde
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    Using the latest scientific developments, this book has nourishing recipes and meal plans that will provide you with a tried-and-tested four-week plan to help transform your body, mind and health.

    Compiled by Jeannette Hyde, the book is based on the scientific view that the state of our gut is central to our weight and health. By following the recipes in it, you'll be able to lose weight, transform the look of your hair and skin and even strengthen your immune system.

    The plan can also help you get a good night's sleep and addresses andy long-standing digestive problems including IBS and bloating.
  • SHIN
    Shelina Permalloo
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    MasterChef winner Shelina Permalloo provides a selection of delicious recipes that will keep you full while helping you keep fit!

    Full of Shelina's favourite healthy recipes that have been inspired by her exotic holidays and Mauritian heritage, the cookbook is full of easy-to-follow instructions for delicious dishes that helped her lose 3 stone! Each recipe even comes with a calorie, sugar and fat count for each portion.

    Full of home-made, whole food packed with flavour, among the highlights are Steamed Hake with Wasabi, Soy and Ginger, Baked Moroccan Eggs, Make-ahead Banana Bread and an Orange Blossom and Rose Creme Brulee.
  • LEAN
    Joe Wicks
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    Please note that due to phenomenal demand, our hand-picked edition of Lean in 15 has now sold out. You can still buy this book with 20% off RRP by adding this version to your basket.

    An Instagram sensation, Joe Wicks' 90-Day Shift, Shape and Sustain programme has helped over 20,000 people lose weight and achieve new levels of fitness already - and there's much more to come!

    Lean in 15 is a book full of 15-minute meals and workouts to keep you lean and healthy for a long time to come. As well as the 100 easy-to-prepare meals are examples of Joe's signature High Intensity Interval Training (HIIT) home workouts.

    A tasty and physical way to find a new, healthier you.
  • DVSC
    Davina McCall
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    If you're planning on making 2016 the year when you change your diet and live a healthier life, who better to help you on your quest than Davina McCall?

    In Davina's Smart Carbs, the popular TV personality presents a series of delicious family recipes and a five-week programme that will help you enjoy carbs without feeling any guilt. Every recipe has easily available and affordable ingredients and the meal planner is sure to make staying healthy a doddle.

    Showing how by eating the right carbs you can curb cravings, stop energy slumps and feel amazing, this book will also help you cut out refined sugars and processed foods.
  • EOAE
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    Featuring a comprehensive range of exercises for the whole body, the Anatomy of Exercise Encyclopedia is packed with detailed anatomical drawings that show exactly which muscles are being worked for a range of different exercises.

    Whether you're interested in improving sporting performance or toning specific parts of your body, the complete collection of exercises and workouts contained in this encyclopedia allow readers to target specific areas of the body to achieve the results you desire.

    Including informative images and workout routines for improving performance in over 50 popular sports, including football, rugby, squash, tennis and more, the Anatomy of Exercise Encyclopedia provides an affordable alternative to expensive gym fees and exercise equipment.
  • RUNN
    Susie Whalley
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    A new edition of the 'runaway' bestseller, Running Made Easy is a friendly and inspiring fitness and nutrition advice guide, full of real-life running stories, that is a must-have book for aspiring runners and running enthusiasts.

    Taking things right back to basics with beginner running and fitness plans, fill-in charts and diary sections, the book even provides jargon-free advice and lessons on everything you need to learn to fall in love with running.

    Packed with step-by-step instructional photographs, warm-up and cool-down techniques, goal-setting advice, motivational stories and more, the book - whether your planning a marathon or a jog around the block - is sure to make you feel empowered, motivated and ready to succeed.
  • DEYW
    Dale Pinnock
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    Dale Pinnock - TV's Medicinal Chef and an all-round nutrition expert - reveals the best ways to treat type-2 diabetes in this incredible handbook/cookbook.

    In the book, Dale investigates why diabetes is on the rise and attempts to find out what we can do about it. Importantly, he believes a change in diet can be used to heal type-2 diabetes, while the recipes can be used alongside conventional medicine to help relieve type-1 diabetes.

    The first half of the book finds Dale looking at the physiology and anatomy of diabetes and how the modern diet contributes to this, while the second half provides a selection of recipes that will help you get 'carb-smart'. From an Avocado and Cheddar Omelette with Spicy Salsa to Chicken and Lentil Curry and even Low-GI Cheesecakes for pudding, there's something here to help you avoid - or relieve - diabetes.
  • WWCK
    Tamsin Burnett-Hall
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    If your New Year's resolution is to eat healthier food, this Weight Watchers cookbook will show you how you can still enjoy some truly delicious food!

    Among the 145 new recipes are 70 vegetarian dishes and alternatives - meaning there's something healthy for every taste to try out. With step-by-step recipes and mouth-watering photographs, this is a cookbook that brings the expertise of Weight Watchers into your kitchen.

    With nine chapters full of delicious and diverse food to devour, the book covers everything from Stocks, Sauces and Dressings to Sunday Roasts, Leftovers and Sides - but all with a healthy twist!
  • YLIF
    Josephine Fairley
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    Josephine Fairley's Yoga For Life: How to Stay Strong, Flexible & Balanced Over 40 is aimed at anyone looking for a yoga practice suited to midlife and beyond.

    The book shows why yoga is so important for you as you age - it can strengthen bones, balance hormones and even help with mild depression. Jo takes you through the most suitable type of yoga for older bodies and offers specific exercises so you can reap the benefits.

    She also offers practical tips on how to find the right teacher, how to create a calm environment to practice at home and even what to eat and wear! This is an inspirational and practical guide for anyone interested in starting yoga.
  • GCCL
    Simon Warren
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    After the success of Team Sky and famous sportsmen like Sir Bradley Wiggins, Sir Chris Hoy and Mark Cavendish, cycling has never been more popular, especially on the roads. 100 Greatest Cycling Climbs: A Road Cyclist's Guide to Britain's Hills comes in a handy size and covers some of the greatest bike climbs in Britain, covering everything from lung-busting city-centre cobbles to windswept mountain passes, many of which contain up to ten energy-sapping hills. The book has a locator map, fact file and colour photograph for each hill too, so you will always be prepared for the challenge that awaits.
  • ITSU
    Julian Metcalfe
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    From bestselling author Julian Metcalfe, founder of Pret A Manger, comes itsu the Cookbook - a collection of skinny yet delicious recipes that are light, green, and good for you. Fully loaded with 100 low-calorie recipes, which taste as good as they look, this collection of fine Asian flavours can all be mastered in a mere 30 minutes, contain minimal amounts of saturated fat and are loaded with 'super foods' to provide your body with the nutrients it needs.

    This book is the ideal partner for those on a calorie-controlled diet, or those looking to take a little more care of their bodies, whilst learning the intricacies of Asian cuisine.
  • WORK
    Chrissie Gallagher-Mundy
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    Written by Chrissie Gallagher-Mundy, Total Home Workout is an inspirational book that aims to get you in shape, whether you're a keep-fit fanatic or a fitness phobic.

    According to the book, all you need is 20 minutes of focused exercise a day to reshape your body. Simple exercises and routines that easily fit in with your lifestyle are included, enabling you to see the results of your workout quickly.
  • ABAYS
    Elizabeth Hufton
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    Running is one of the most popular activities worldwide, and provides an incredible feeling of achievement as well as offering an enjoyable and accessible way to get fit. This superb book is an ideal reference guide for beginners, with easy-to-follow advice and guidance on getting started, staying motivated, and improving your performance. To help you begin to run, the first part of the book provides practical advice, including basic health checks, progressive walk/run programmes, a six-week plan of running for fitness, and exercises to build up strength. Appropriate clothing and equipment, stretching exercises and warm-up routines are described. Once you have achieved a certain standard you may want to try an event, and there is a special section devoted to explaining what kinds of events are suitable, from a 5K walk/run to a marathon. With over 300 photographs and illustrations, including step-by-step instruction, this expert book is essential reading for anyone who wants to begin and to improve their running. This title is the perfect introduction to one of today's fastest-growing and most popular activities, full of tips to help you stay motivated. It provides a fascinating insight into the world of running and its history, with a survey of the greatest runners and famous races. It includes start-up advice on basic health checks, running kit and footwear, core strength training and stretching exercises, and more. As you develop your distance and running skills there are progressive walk/run programmes and guidance on building up miles and hill running. It contains expert advice on pre-run and post-run nutrition, and entering and training for events. Clear and instructive step-by-step photographic sequences throughout make it easy to start and keep running.
  • YOME
    Zest Magazine
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    Giving you the tools to progress from a beginner to a pro within the comfort of your own home, Yoga Made Easy is a clear guide from Zest Magazine that can be beneficial to people of all shapes and sizes. Yoga is known for improving health and suppleness and is hugely popular in health clubs, gyms and village halls up and down the country. This step-by-step guide means that you don?t have to step outside to reap the benefits ? instead relying on the excellent photography and explanatory labels that will talk you through your own tailored program.

  • ADZXZ
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    This is a step-by-step guide to spiritual and physical well-being, shown in more than 300 stunning photographs. It includes self massage, baby massage, massage for sports and sensual massage. It features wonderful fragrances to revitalize or relax the body and to uplift the spirits. It shows how to alleviate common ailments. It shows how to improve poor posture using the Alexander technique to enhance health and well-being. Using the potent powers of essential oils in massage, baths and other treatments, this book illustrates how the scented essences of natural plant oils can be used to treat common ailments, lift the spirits, aid relaxation and promote physical and emotional well-being. A section on yoga introduces the disciplines of the Alexander technique, t'ai chi and stretches. This section illustrates accessible exercises for better posture, co-ordination and greater flexibility. While instruction on massage tones the body, stimulates the circulation and releases tension and discomfort. Discover the relaxing and restorative power of touch with easy-to-follow photographs to teach you massage techniques.
  • ABYVM
    Maggie Pannell
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    This work provides everything you need to know about effective detox dieting - how to eat well and lose weight the safe and enjoyable way. It offers four distinct diets, from the one-day mono diet to the two-week liver cleansing diet, offering a diet plan suitable for every timeframe and personal target. It contains more than 150 specially selected easy-to-make recipes, ranging from vitamin-packed juices and smoothies to salads, snacks and tasty light meals, each crammed with vital nutrients and cleansing properties. A comprehensive introduction explains what toxins are, where they are found, and how simple changes to lifestyle can make a big difference to the levels of toxicity in the body. A self-diagnosis checklist reveals the principal signs that indicate a toxic overload, such as fatigue, stress, headaches, digestive problems and skin disorders. There then follows a section on detox superfoods, such as garlic, broccoli, watercress and milk thistle, to name but a few. These foods are packed with vitamins, minerals, fibre and other beneficial properties, which help the body to eliminate toxins while providing a wealth of curative and health-giving benefits. There are four detox regimes to choose from, ranging from a simple one-day mono diet to a two-week liver cleansing diet. These detailed diet programmes contain easy-to-follow guides, recipe recommendations and also ideas for exercise and relaxation.
  • ACGUS
    Pierre Dukan
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    The Dukan Diet is a unique 4-step programme, combining two steps to lose your unwanted weight and two steps to keep it off for good: Step 1: Attack For 2-7 days eat as much as you want of 72 protein-rich foods. Step 2: Cruise Continue eating the protein-rich foods with the addition of 28 vegetables. Step 3: Consolidation Add fruit, bread, cheese and starchy foods, and 2 celebration meals a week, allowing 5 days for every pound lost. Step 4: Stabilisation Eat what you like without regaining weight by following 3 simple rules, including the famous 'protein Thursdays'. Devised by Dr Pierre Dukan, a French medical doctor who has spent his career helping people to lose weight permanently, The Dukan Diet is the culmination of thirty-five years' clinical experience. Easy to follow with no calorie counting, The Dukan Diet offers clear simple guidelines, menu planners and delicious recipes for long term success. Beyond its immense success in France, The Dukan Diet has been adopted by 20 countries and translated into 10 languages. Many international observers agree that this is the method most likely to put a stop to the world's weight problems.

  • ACGKN
    Tracy Anderson
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    Did you know that muscles get bored, just like people do? Also there's a 9 out of 10 chance that you're working the wrong muscles when you exercise. Based on 10 years of scientific research and experience getting A-list stars and everyday people red-carpet ready, Tracy Anderson has developed a unique 30-day diet and workout routine that reshapes the body and defies genetics to tone the muscles and drop the pounds. Tracy believes it is possible for anyone to get the body they want, and this workout leaves no chance for anything but terrific, fast results.