10/05/2012 08:45 am ET

Health Blog Roundup: Fall Fitness Retreats, How To Run A Marathon And More

There are hundreds of wonderful sites on healthy living to be seen all over the blogosphere. Here at Fit Links, we'll introduce you to some that have caught our eye.

Need a little time away? Check out this roundup of fall fitness and yoga retreats from Well + Good.

Even after tackling some smaller races, a marathon can still seem daunting. But anyone who's completed one will tell you to give it a go. Fit Bottomed Girls breaks down how to run your first.

If you're the type of runner who likes to hit your stride in time with the music, check out this pop playlist from FitSugar. All the songs clock in at 160 BPM -- perfect for nine-minute miles.

The periodic injury or health problem inevitably sidelines us all from exercise at one point or another -- it's how we handle the setback that matters. SparkPeople shares eight simple ways to stay active when you can't exercise like normal.

Can't make it to a retreat? Try one of these types of yoga closer to home!

Unconventional Types Of Yoga

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