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Women’s Fitness

Exercise ProgrammingWomen's Fitness

Maintaining a strong pelvic floor is vital during pregnancy, yet it remains a commonly overlooked and misunderstood component of most pre- and postnatal training programs. (It’s also something many of us shy away from talking about.)

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Certified Personal TrainerExercise ProgrammingFitnessWomen's Fitness

Exercise and Pregnancy? Yes! See the benefits of why they go together so well and exercise programming ideas for each trimester.

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CESFitnessSports MedicineSports PerformanceWomen's Fitness

Anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injuries are one of the most common among young female athletes occurring at a conservative estimate of 38,000 incidences per year. (1) With the cost of a surgical repair ranging between $17,000-$25,000 (2), the economic impact is significant, not to mention the long term sequela to

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NewsletterWomen's Fitness

Apart from the more obvious gender differences like pregnancy and some aging-related conditions (e.g., osteoporosis, menopausal changes), how much thought is generally given to the anatomical and physiological differences between men and women when designing programs for female clients? A fair assumption might be very little considering the lack of

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CESTraining BenefitsWomen's Fitness

Did you know females are more susceptible to knee pain and injury than males? This is due to a number of reasons including: anatomical differences, hormonal differences, biomechanical differences, and strength imbalance differences (MGH Sports Physical Therapy, n.d.).

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