Category Archives : Body

Low blood pressure on standing up (postural or orthostatic hypotension) This is a sudden drop in blood pressure when you stand up from a sitting position or if you stand up after lying down. Ordinarily, gravity causes blood to pool in your legs whenever you stand. Your body compensates for […]

Orthostatic Hypotension

Did all the push ups for week one.  My max on day three (after 15 / 13 / 10 / 10) was 22, for a grand total of 70 pushups today.  So, I started on week one with a max of 20, and this week, after doing 48 pushups, I […]

100 push ups: week one results

Yeah, yeah… I did more push ups (61 in total) today. Blah, blah, blah. I’m not going to bore you with an ad nauseum blow-by-blow of every workout. Maybe I’ll post a weekly tally or something. Or maybe I’ll just keep you guessing until I actually accomplish my goal. I […]

Why I’m doing the 100 push up challenge

For some reason, I have decided to start doing the 100 push ups challenge. Yeah, me… Mr. “Exercise Blows.”  Me… exercising.  Who’d-a-thunk it? Q.  Why am I doing this? A.  How the hell should I know?  Why did I start doing yoga?  Why have I been eating better, exercising, and […]

100 push ups

In an attempt to further impress the ladies, I have decided to become bendy.  Considering that I am tight as hell, this is proving to be quite the undertaking.  Also considering… I’m lazy. So here it is… my progress so far.  The top photo was taken back in January.  The […]

Yoga Progress