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Tables of Contents for Complete Idiot's Guide to Short Workouts
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Part 1: The Basics
1
53
Why Try Short Workouts?
3
10
Getting in shape in far less time than you think
Fitting It In
13
14
Finding the time to work out
Workouts and Your Body
27
14
How your body responds to different types of exercise
Nutrition
41
12
Eating right on the go
Part 2: The Components of Fitness
53
48
Aerobics
55
10
Sweating it out for cardiovascular health
Strengthening
65
10
The basics of muscle building
Start with Stretching
75
14
Staying limber and loose
Working Out with Babies and Toddlers
89
12
Parenthood doesn't mean the end of your health
Part 3: The Workouts: 15 Minutes to 30 Minutes
101
48
The 15-Minute Cardio Workout
103
8
Burning calories in just 15 minutes
The 15-Minute Strength-Training Workout
111
14
Quick muscle-building workouts
The 30-Minute Cardio Workout
125
8
Half-hour workouts for your heart and lungs
The 30-Minute Strength-Training Workout
133
16
Muscle-building strategies in 30 minutes
Part 4: The Workouts: 45 Minutes to 60 Minutes
149
100
The 45-Minute Workout
151
8
Putting it all together in 45 minutes
The 45-Minute Cardio Workout
159
8
Forty-five minutes of calorie burning
The 45-Minute Strength-Training Workout
167
22
Thorough weight-training routines
The 60-Minute Workout
189
8
Full workouts you can do in an hour
The 60-Minute Cardio Workout
197
10
Hour-long aerobic regimes
The Hour of Power
207
14
Full one-hour strengthening plans
Don't Waste Your Time
221
14
Avoiding the most common pitfalls in the gym
Weekend Warrior---Conditioning for Sports
235
14
Sports-specific exercise routines
Part 5: Away from the Gym
249
56
Working Out on the Road
251
10
Exercise strategies when you're away from home
Five-Minute Workouts at the Office
261
14
What to do when you're stuck at your desk
The Workout Wardrobe
275
12
Stylish and effective clothing and equipment options
Seasonal Workouts
287
18
Exercising in hot or cold conditions
Appendixes
A Glossary
297
4
B Resource Guide
301
4
Index
305