Aerobic Exercise Directory
Aerobic exercise (cardio) is activity that strengthens the lungs and heart and improves your body's ability to use oxygen. It can improve your heart rate and blood pressure as well as your breathing. Good examples of aerobic activity are swimming, walking, jogging, bicycling, and running. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about how aerobic exercise benefits your body, types of exercises, and much more.
Step Aerobics: What to Expect From Step Class
Step aerobics is a classic workout that delivers results. Find out what step classes are like, how hard they are, and more.
Jump Rope Workouts: Intense, Affordable, and Easy
Learn how jump rope workouts can boost your fitness.
Plyometrics: What It Is and How to Do It
Everything you need to know about a plyometrics workout.
Water Aerobics: Low-Impact Pool Workout
Water aerobics is good for your joints and it can be as challenging as you want it to be. Learn what to expect from this low-impact pool workout.
10 Tips for Choosing Athletic Shoes
Tips on finding proper athletic shoes.
How to Train for a Marathon
Need to get ready for a marathon? Learn more about getting started and building a training schedule to prepare.
Rheumatoid Arthritis and Aerobic Exercise
Why exercise is good for achy joints, and arthritis-friendly exercises to try.
Healthy Living Is the Real Fountain of Youth
While there's no magic bullet to guarantee aging beautifully, you can take simple steps to keep you looking and feeling younger.
Get some outdoors time with this calorie-burning sprint routine.
Partner Stair Drill
Take turns with a partner and get fit using a staircase.
10-Minute Strength and Cardio Workout
Make the most of your time with this strength-building, calorie-burning routine.
How to Pick Out the Right Workout Shoe
With so many options, how do you know you’re walking in the best soles? Seven tips to protect your feet during a workout.