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5 Reasons To Try A CBD Massage At Aura Spa – VIDA Fitness – Fitness Article

By Mekita Rivas, VIDA editor/member  CBD has arrived at Aura Spa! You’ve probably heard about cannabidiol products and their many wellness benefits. Now, we’re introducing a CBD massage to our roster of services, and take it from us: This treatment is the ultimate treat-yourself indulgence. Elaine Perhach, licensed massage therapist and Aura Spa program coordinator, says that Aura is leading the way for CBD use in the Washington, D.C., spa scene. “For the most part we’re going to be the…

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5 Reasons To Try A CBD Massage At Aura Spa – VIDA Fitness – Fitness Article

5 Reasons To Try A CBD Massage At Aura Spa – VIDA Fitness By Mekita Rivas, VIDA editor/member  CBD has arrived at Aura Spa! You’ve probably heard about cannabidiol products and their many wellness benefits. Now, we’re introducing a CBD massage to our roster of services, and take it from us: This treatment is the ultimate treat-yourself indulgence. Elaine Perhach, licensed massage therapist and Aura Spa program coordinator, says that Aura is leading the way for CBD use in the…

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How To Set Smart Strength Training Goals – VIDA Fitness – Fitness Article

How To Set Smart Strength Training Goals – VIDA Fitness By Mekita Rivas, VIDA editor/member  Lisa Lipscomb It’s a new year, and you’ve got goals! Strength training goals, to be exact. But what does that actually mean? As with many fitness-related goals, it depends on the person. Some may wish to build upon the foundation they already have, while others may be starting off with a totally fresh plate. No matter where you are in your fitness journey, strength training…

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Why Mindfulness Matters When You’re Setting Goals – VIDA Fitness – Fitness Article

Why Mindfulness Matters When You’re Setting Goals – VIDA Fitness By Mekita Rivas, VIDA editor/member Chris Parkison You’ve probably heard the term “mindfulness.” It’s been a buzzword for a few years now, with articles and influencers telling us that we all need to be more mindful. But what, exactly, does that even mean? Is it daily meditation? Going on wellness retreats? Escaping to a cabin in the woods for a week? Well…yes and no. Mindfulness can look a lot of…

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Everything You Need To Know Before Setting Your Running Goals – VIDA Fitness – Fitness Article

Everything You Need To Know Before Setting Your Running Goals – VIDA Fitness By Mekita Rivas, VIDA editor/member Jeff Horowitz You don’t have to be a runner to have running goals. For many people, just getting started can be half the battle. Fortunately, Jeff Horowitz, personal trainer at VIDA Fitness U Street, is here to help. To say that Jeff enjoys running would be an understatement — he has completed nearly 200 marathons in his lifetime! If anyone can get…

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How To Rethink Goal-Setting So It Works For You – VIDA Fitness – Fitness Article

How To Rethink Goal-Setting So It Works For You – VIDA Fitness By Mekita Rivas, VIDA editor/member Let’s be real: We tend to get a little, shall we say, ambitious at the beginning of the year. People are making resolutions, identifying priorities, and devising action plans to reach their goals. But there’s much more to goal-setting than simply sitting down and writing (or typing) them out. How you set goals is actually just as important, if not more so, than…

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