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By: Brian Sutton MS, MA, PES, CES, NASM-CPT Ultra endurance athletes may avoid incorporating resistance training into their program. Explore recent findings and determine if adding resistance training in right for your endurance athletes. It is fairly common for ultra-endurance athletes (i.e., trail runners, Ironman distance triathletes, etc.) to avoid

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By:  Mabel J. Robles MS, CES, PES, NASM-CPT Turmeric continues to make some impressive health headlines. Best known as the spice behind curry, research is showing how it can potentially play a role in weight loss, along with preventing Alzheimer’s disease, cancer and other conditions. Introduction Most people are familiar

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Are your athletes or clients at risk for exertional rhabdomyolysis? Risk factors include if they are new to exercise, deconditioned, or are exercising in hot and humid conditions, combined with intense physical training. Discover a variety of preventative measures that can be applied to reduce the risk. Introduction Exertional rhabdomyolysis

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By: Brian Sutton, MS, MA, PES, CES, NASM CPT Introduction Over the last 10-plus years, there probably has not been a supplement more popular or one researched more often than creatine monohydrate. Creatine has found its place among bodybuilders, fitness enthusiasts, and athletes looking for improvements in strength, muscle hypertrophy,

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By: Brian Sutton MS, MA, CES, PES, NASM-CPT Introduction The combative sport of mixed martial arts (MMA) has gained a great deal of popularity on both a national and international scale, particularly with the emergence of the Ultimate Fighting Championship®. MMA is a full-contact combat sport that allows athletes to

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