If you are an expert by now then try bouncing pushups or clapping. 3. Squats - to get power try out the squats. As people have become lazy and proper instructions are not given it has lost its effectiveness. One can also try the one leg or wide stance or overhead or pile squat. When you do it continuously and the legs get tired, then the result is achieved. The equipment you find in a fitness center can be found at a very low-cost that is affordable to purchase. Home fitness machines can be bought and you can use them in your own home as and when you love to. Many home fitness machines that are available in the market these days are engineered such that they can be placed at your home easily by occupying a very small area. Yes, if one looks positively to all the things in life then life can be developed to give it a brighter look. One must not worry of the illness or if you are forced to walk a little of a mile or to take up stairs in place of lift. It must be taken as an idea to stay fit if you are forced to do some physical work. If you have been exercising for a long time then you must try the fitness ball now. It would be a new know how for the better. There are many reasons why this ball is admired to such a great extent. This fitness ball, as said by the physical therapists can cure the problem of back pain. The fitness ball measures about 55 to 85 centimeters in diameter and is made with elastic rubber for flexibility. Keep the mind active by challenging it to move ahead with increasing, training, searching and interpreting things. Meditation can be included too. This helps in reducing the stress and not letting the heart rate rise. This in turn increases feelings of calmness, happiness and keeping fit. 5. Support of family and friends is a must. As the time passes one can increase the duration and frequency. Along with the exercises one must also take care of the diet one takes. For those who are exercising to shed the excess weight then take a diet which has calorie less food and one that gives more strength to the body. On an average 240 to 400 calories are burnt when one does cycling and 740 to 800 calories are burnt in jogging.