Health, Lifestyle & Well-being

Fitness & Diet

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  • EOAE
    • £8.99
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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!
  • YTPH
    B. K. S. Iyengar
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    Practising yoga every day for over 75 years, B.K.S. Iyengar lived to the ripe age of 95 years old, remaining a picture of health throughout. As a leading authority on hatha yoga and respected worldwide for his technical accuracy, B.K.S. Iyengar's Yoga: The Path to Holistic Health makes yoga accessible to everyone, providing proof of the benefits of holistic practices.

    Featuring full-colour step-by-step photographs demonstrating Iyengar Yoga poses - and including a chapter celebrating B.K.S. Iyengar's life and work - the book provides over 60 step-by-step sequences of asanas, pranayamas and chakras that are suitable for every age and ability.

    With a special 20-week yoga course for beginners to yoga sequences specifically designed to treat over 80 ailments, from asthma and arthritis to varicose veins, everyone can enjoy the benefits to your mind, body and spirit that are drawn from Iyengar Yoga. It's just like having a yoga class with your own personal yogi!
  • CBOX
    Duncan Petersen
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    Whether you prefer a fun afternoon out on your bike or a more challenging expedition, Cyclist's Britain In A Box contains a fun, local cycle route for you.

    With each route presented on an individual card, complete with a description and illustration, this box is perfect for exploring Britain's loveliest towns and cities by bike.

    For those wishing to get back in the saddle for summer or to reawaken the spirit of holiday excitement, grab a card and head out on your adventure!
  • 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.
  • Get Fit for Summer Collection - 4 Books - Collection - 9781409352655
    GFFS
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    • Just 75p per book
    As thoughts drift towards holidays and summer months, many people strive to achieve a body they can be proud of. This four-book collection, from the experts at DK, will show you how you can enjoy the convenience of working out at home with minimal equipment.

    All the books feature techniques from fitness training, Pilates, yoga and physical therapy and all of these are coded in levels of difficulty. The Stretching book will help you loosen up while Skinny Jeans will ensure you can wear your favourite trousers by the time the sun comes out. There are also books to help you achieve a Flat Tum and Toned Bum just in time for the summer season.

  • 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.

  • DTOX
    Charmaine Yabsley
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    The perfect way to improve your health both inside and out, Total Detox Plan will help you cleanse and revitalise your system so that you can see the results in just seven days. The book offers a no-nonsense programme that combines menu ideas, home treatments and a run-down of the latest spa treatments that can lead to a healthier you.

  • 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.
  • 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.
  • ADLRY
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    Find a fitness workout that works for you with the home fitness bible. Whether you want to fit into your skinny jeans, brave a swimming costume in six weeks or squeeze in some exercise during your lunch break, "The Fitness Book" will help you find a workout that fits perfectly into your busy lifestyle. From stretching to strength-training and yoga to Pilates, over 500 exercises are covered plus questionnaires and tests help you identify the perfect workout for you. Tips on motivation and advice on healthy eating will keep you on the right track when the going gets tough. Easy to follow, enjoyable and achievable, "The Fitness Book" is your own gym membership for life so cancel your costly subscription and find a routine that really works for you.
  • AASWX
    Adam Campbell
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    "The Men's Health Big Book of Exercises" is a complete reference guide of exercises for every part of the body, smartly organized by muscle group and with so many variations that it's equally useful for newbies and long-time gym goers. With 612 exercises, nearly 1,300 colour images and more than 100 workouts, it packs more between its covers than an entire bookshop of fitness titles. Highlights include: lose your gut for good: the world's greatest 4-week diet and exercise plan (scientifically proven); the 9 best exercises you've never done; the bodyweight workout you can do anywhere; and, 64 ways to add inches to your arms creatively. Packaged using photography and innovative design, "The Men's Health Big Book of Exercises" is filled from start to finish with fascinating statistics and useful tip boxes, making it easy, fun and informative to read.
  • ABDWD
    Nina Barough
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    This is a total fitness programme from power-walking expert Nina Barough. Keep fit, tone-up and lose weight - walking is the perfect way to achieve optimum health, hassle free. Power-walking expert Nina Barough reveals there is a world of difference between a casual stroll and an energising, body-sculpting power walk. Founder of the annual Moonwalk, Nina explains how this low-impact form of exercise can be done by anyone, anywhere at anytime and her total walking programme will help you achieve health, vitality and weight-loss. This book was made for walking!
  • WWBK
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    With recipes for breakfast, lunch and dinner - all with their Points values clearly indicated - the Weight Watchers Book of Recipes is a cookbook full of delicious meals designed to help you keep healthy.

    Revised and updated the book has over 150 recipes, many of which are accompanied by sumptuous photography. All kinds of lifestyles are covered, so whether you want to freeze some meals ready for the week ahead or are looking for some vegetarian dishes, you'll find it in here.

    Alongside deliciously tempting recipes including Lemon Glazed Turkey with Mange Tout, Spicy Beef Tacos and Devil's Food Cake, there are also suggestions for special occasions including family gatherings and festive feasts.
  • AAWPE
    Slimming World
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    Italian cuisine has been a firm favourite in Britain ever since it arrived here, yet people who are trying to lose weight often shy away from the much-loved pastas, risottos and sauces for fear that the carbs, cheeses or oils will pile on the pounds. This new book from the UK's leading slimming organisation shows you how healthy Italian food can be and how it can in fact help you to lose weight. The simple delicious recipes embrace the Italian love of wholesome food ensuring you won't go hungry. From tasty starters, such as Tuscan Bean Soup, to main courses such as a Creamy Smoked Salmon Pasta with Dill, Steak Tagliata with Roasted Vine Tomatoes or Pumpkin, Chilli and Sage Risotto you can experience the best of Italian cooking in your own home. There are even plenty of irresistible guilt-free desserts, including Chocolate and Banana Tiramisu and Raspberry Pannacotta. Packed with all the nutritional, diet and lifestyle information you need if you're following the Slimming World food optimising plan, as well as more than 120 delicious recipes, this book is ideal for slimmers or simply anyone wanting an exciting selection of healthy, flavoursome dishes.
  • AACEW
    Slimming World
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    When you're feeling hungry or in a real hurry, it is so easy to opt for the quickest option. But fast food doesn't have to be junk food. "30-Minute Meals" helps you to provide nutritious, wholesome food for all the family, not just those who are slimming, without getting stuck in the kitchen for hours on end. This book is full to bursting with more than 120 recipes based on Slimming World's acclaimed Food Optimising programme. Highlights among the soups and starters are hot and sour seafood soup, chive and mushroom quiches, or pink peppercorn and smoke salmon pate. For filling snacks, try the skillet 'pizzas' or Tex-Mex tacos, or for a truly tempting salad choose between tiger prawns and asparagus or grilled calamari and rocket. Meat and fish recipes include roasted citrus chicken and pork and mango parcels, or try oven-baked sea bass with bacon and cherry tomatoes. There are some wonderfully tempting vegetable dishes, such as baked spinach gnocchi or basil and chilli linguini, while the dessert menu includes amaretti stuffed nectarines and cinnamon poached pears. Anyone interested in easy-to-prepare, full-flavoured and healthy food will find this book useful, whether they are slimming or not!
  • AACGA
    Slimming World
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    Food Optimising is the name given by Slimming World to their highly successful weight-loss technique that enables slimmers to lose weight without ever having to go hungry. It is the most slimmer-friendly eating system there is and is based on a deep understanding of the challenges faced by overweight people - no foods are banned, there is no calorie counting and there are hundreds of 'free foods' that can be eaten in unlimited amounts. Published to coincide with the 40th anniversary of Slimming World, "Best Ever Recipes" draws on Slimming World's 40 years of unrivalled experience in helping slimmers achieve their target weight. Packed with nutritional, lifestyle and diet information, as well as more than 120 new, healthy yet delicious recipes, it is the definitive guide to successful - and enjoyable - weight loss.