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Curves
(918) 825-7752
463 S Wood St
Pryor, OK
 
Iron Works Fitness Tanning
(918) 342-4766
2202 S Hwy 66
Claremore, OK
 
Anytime Fitness Moore, OK
(405) 759-7900
1023 SW 19th Street
Moore, OK
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24-hr Operations, Cardio Equipment, Circuit Training, Elliptical Trainers, Free Weights, Parking, Personal Training, Spinning, Stair Climber, Stationary Bikes, Treadmill, Weight Machines

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Dance Unlimited
(405) 844-9996
514 S Bryant Ave
Edmond, OK
 
Robotic Exercise By Tan Tone
(405) 794-8663
101 N Eastern Ave
Moore, OK
 
Locust Grove Fitness Center
(918) 479-3390
905 E Main St
Locust Grove, OK
 
Anytime Fitness
(918) 245-2348
3802 S 113th West Ave
Sand Springs, OK
 
Figures Fitness
(918) 649-0222
108 Grand Ave
Poteau, OK
 
Morris Total Fitness Personal Training-Vitamn Stre
(405) 670-9934
4428 SE 44th St
Oklahoma City, OK
 
Sarah Maloy
(580) 320-0206
Ada, OK

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Healthy Gains

Need to add extra pounds on a slight frame? Here’s a sensible way to do it.

By Lisa James

June 2010

Like the late Rodney Dangerfield, Americans who are underweight don’t get any respect. The numbers explain why: While two-thirds of the US population is overweight, only 1.8% qualifies as underweight.

People need to gain pounds for a number of reasons. Some have fast metabolisms that quickly burn calories. Others engage in strenuous activities. Still others have eating disorders or chronic illnesses such as cancer.

It’s the last group that Carolyn Lammersfeld, RD, CNSD is most familiar with in her job as national director of nutrition for the Cancer Treatment Centers of America (CTC, www.cancercenter.com ). She says, “What we hear often is that patients spent a lot of their lives trying to lose weight, and now they’ve lost weight and they can’t gain it back.”

Lammersfeld says being underweight is no excuse to eat poorly. Junk foods are “high in omega-6 fats, which we know to be immune-suppressing,” she notes. “Those foods can also increase your cholesterol.”

The key to healthy weight gain is resistance training plus extra helpings of beneficial foods. “Most people who are trying to gain weight are under-muscled,” Lammersfeld explains. “With our patients we use resistance bands. Those are good for people who travel a lot.”

Lammersfeld says CTC recommends a standard weight-maintenance diet consisting of balanced meals with complex carbs, whole produce, lean protein and low-fat dairy. She suggests consuming an additional 200 to 500 calories a day by eating every two to three hours. “I tell people the easiest way to do it is to add one serving from each of the food groups,” she says. “That should allow you to gain a pound a week.” Foods rich in both calories and nutrients include nut butters (almond, peanut, cashew), trail mix, protein shakes made with high-calorie ingredients such as bananas, kefir, low-fat cheese and avocados (including gua...

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