Fitness

These People Lost Their Minds Over a Bike Lane

Over the years, Trusted Natural Health has reported on many, shall we say, disproportionate reactions to the installation of bike lanes. But a demonstration this weekend in Minneapolis — replete with Nazi references — just might take the cake.Minneapolis Council Member Lisa Bender shared photos of the anti-bike lane rally in a Facebook post that quickly...

Crime Stoppers offers $5,000 reward after bike rider killed in hit-and-run

Authorities are offering a reward for information in a hit-and-run wreck that left a 21-year-old bicyclist dead earlier this month.Taisheonna Kennedy was killed on Oct. 7 after an unknown gray vehicle ran her down as she rode along the 6800 block of East Sam Houston Parkway North just before noon, according to the Harris...

LimeBike raises $50M to further its bike-sharing ambitions

LimeBike, one of several companies competing in the rapidly expanding bike-sharing space, has raised a $50 million B round to continue building out the operation. The company is also looking into ways to differentiate itself from the competition — including the two 900-pound Chinese gorillas in the industry, Ofo and Mobike. I chatted with LimeBike’s...

No licence, no ride … bike taxi operators propose change to road law

Bike taxi operators in Westmoreland want the Government to impose restrictions on the purchase of motorcycles.However, unlike the National Road Safety Council (NRSC), which has called for the imposition of a special tax on the importation of bikes to make it harder for persons to purchase them, some operators think it is best if...

The Most Underrated Time Of Year To Try To Lose Weight

Sometimes your weight-loss plan can sound a lot like this: “I’m just so busy, but when things start to wind down, I’ll get started.” Or, “the end of the year is only a few months away, so I’ll really get going on my weight loss in the New Year.”It's not much of a plan...

This city wants to keep bicyclists safe. Its solution? Plants

Can a box of flowers keep bicyclists safe?Coral Gables leaders hope they can. The city is installing protected bike lanes that will be separated from automotive traffic by planter boxes filled with pentas and purple queens. Temporary two-way bike lanes will replace existing curbside parking on Salzedo Street and one lane of traffic on...

Prenatal Yoga During the Third Trimester

Image from Flickr by Paul Sableman
This article will discuss best practices for prenatal yoga during your third trimester. For earlier stages of your pregnancy, read the previous articles on prenatal yoga during the first and second trimesters. In the third, the growth of your baby is accelerating. You may also have new pains and experience aching that was absent...

Camp helps those with special needs learn how to ride a bicycle

East Lyme, CT — A one-week camp is helping children with special needs learn how to ride a bicycle.The Miracle League of Connecticut has partnered with East Lyme’s Parks and Recreation Department to offer the I Can Bike Camp, which uses adapted training bicycles.Riders must be at least 8 years old and have a disability. They...

Home Remedies for Muscle Soreness

Muscle soreness can hit after a workout, a long day at work, or during an illness. While creams and rubs help to an extent, there are other ways to stop the soreness. These home remedies can stop muscle soreness fast, regardless of what caused them.Heat and coldAlternating heat and cold can help stop muscle...

Ride On! A Concise Bicycle Buyer’s Guide

Are you looking for a new bike? Perhaps, you have just decided to take up cycling, or maybe you are an avid cyclist and need a replacement bicycle. Although price is a significant purchasing consideration, it should not be the sole decision-maker for your new bike. Bikes can range from $200 to $2,000.Below...
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