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Client Foam Rolling with Personal Trainer
FitnessFitness TipsFoam Rolling / SMR

The foam rolling market has exploded with rollers that have different shapes, densities, textures, and designs. Foam rolling is a self-myofascial release technique that is commonly used by Corrective Exercise Specialists. It wasn’t until just recently that Mobility/Myofascial devices fell out of the Top 20 Fitness Trends (Thompson, 2019). Such

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Mother and Child Standing in Snow
Certified Personal TrainerFitnessYouth Fitness

Learn the science behind the sources of this troubling trend, its sobering effects on children’s quality of life, and the steps you can take to help set up youth for lifelong health. Originally published in the Winter 2020 issue of American Fitness Magazine. Lack of physical activity and an increase

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Man Foam Rolling
CESFitnessFoam Rolling / SMR

Effective and efficient rolling means identifying and targeting the muscles that need it – the muscles that are likely the root cause of less than optimal movement. In many cases, muscles become overactive and short, leading to sensations of tightness and discomfort in other parts of the body. A prime

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Personal trainer using corrective exercise on client

Corrective Exercise is all about helping people move and feel better whether it’s while working out or just living their everyday life. In order to accomplish this, it requires a true and in-depth understanding of four phases that comprise the Corrective Exercise Continuum (CEx). These phases are:  Inhibit Lengthen Activate

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Personal Trainer and Client in Gym
Behavior Change and MotivationFitness

Imagine that you had to think about which hand to pick a phone up with every time it rang, if you had to consciously deliberate on whether or not to brush your teeth in the morning, or put your seatbelt on when you got in the car, or to go when

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