Here are a few that you may want to grab next time you walk by the magazine shelf at the store.
Oxygen1 of 9
Some of the most well-known fitness experts write for or are featured in Oxygen; and nearly every workout and nutrition article is written by a personal trainer, strength-training specialist or certified nutritionist. In other words, you can feel confident the information you're getting is not only accurate, but up to date. Pick up a copy for muscle-building workouts and must-read nutrition tips.
FitnessRX2 of 9
Skip the fluff that many health magazines pack into their pages and instead focus on the most important information with FitnessRX. The first few pages set you up for success, with summaries of recent studies about metabolism, nutrition and effective exercises, among other fitness-related topics. The rest is filled with can't-miss workouts and recipes. If you're new to the workout world, this magazine may seem daunting, but you'll learn a lot.
Muscle and Fitness3 of 9
If you're serious about gaining muscle, this is the magazine for you. Ladies can choose the Muscle and Fitness Hers, which has information tailored toward fit women, while men can grab the original version. Either way, you'll get a few new workouts to try along with recipes for fighting fat and tips for kicking sore muscles to the curb.
Runner's World4 of 9
While most of the content in this fitness magazine is geared toward runners, there's something in here for every fitness fanatic. Whether you're a serious or casual runner, you'll be happy to find strength training workouts, running tips and nutrition information that's sure to help you along your cardiovascular journey.
Health5 of 9
This magazine covers all of your fitness bases. Inside you'll find workouts, gym tips and recipes that will help you stay slim without sacrificing fun. Find inspiration in interviews with cover models and flip right to the "Best Shape" section for featured exercise routines and lifestyle tips that will help you stay on track every day of the week.
Yoga Journal6 of 9
If whole-health maintenance is your definition of fitness, then this is the magazine for you. Each issue offers a yoga routine with a specific focus, like poses to improve your immune system, strengthen and lengthen your back, or boost brain power—so you can tackle your health and fitness one step at a time. You'll discover lots of tips for busting stress and simplifying your life, too.
Women's and Men's Health7 of 9
Headlines like "25 Speedy Summer Meals" and "Build Bigger Arms" are frequently splashed across the covers of these two popular fitness magazines. Whether you want to slim down, bulk up, or lean out, there are more than a few articles to help you reach your health goals.
FitPregnancy8 of 9
It's important than ever to maintain your fitness and health when pregnant. As long as your doctor approves, subscribe to FitPregnancy for those critical nine months in order to stay on track with your health. Tips on how to stay safe during workouts and shed the baby weight when your child comes into the world make this a must-read fitness magazine for expectant mothers.