Fitness Nutrition

Whole Grains and Nutrition: There's More Than Meets The Eye!

Stacey Penney
Stacey Penney
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What’s all the interest in grains? Dietary guidelines recommend that at least half of the grains we eat are whole grains. Whole grains, gluten-free, enriched, refined, and pseudo-grains, what does it all mean to your diet and health? Here we’ll take a ...
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Sports Performance stretching

HOW IMPORTANT IS FLEXIBILITY FOR BASEBALL?

National Academy of Sports Medicine
National Academy of Sports Medicine
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How Important is Flexibility for Baseball? Whether it’s the majors, minors or recreational leagues, as Stretching Coaches know, flexibility is an important yet sometimes overlooked and unstructured aspect of baseball training. See how a well-planned ...
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CPT

Coaching-The Future of Training

Fabio Comana
Fabio Comana
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Coaching has become the buzzword in the personal training industry. See how behavior coaching can enhance a client’s potential for success, while also enhancing the relevance and value of the services fitness professionals provide. We’ll even share tools ...
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CES Group Fitness

THE VOICE OF POSTURE

Claudia Friedlander, DMus, NASM-CPT 1
As a voice teacher, I was drawn to fitness to develop a sports-specific training protocol for singers. Corrective exercise techniques are often just as important as vocalises for helping my students to become the best singers they can be. Excellent ...
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Nutrition

Vitamin D- The Sunshine Vitamin

Geoff Lecovin 0
Vitamin D, also known as the “sunshine vitamin,” was identified in the 17th century by Dr. Daniel Whistler and Professor Francis Glisson when they discovered the causative factors of rickets.
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CPT Fitness

Build Personal Training Client Loyalty with Wearable Technology

Josh Trent 2
Personal trainer apps aren't the only popular technology helping clients stay motivated and active these days. Personal trainers are now primed to keep clients even more loyal to fitness with the explosion of wearable technology in 2015. The Fitness ...
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Sports Performance NASM-PES

Boosting Performance with Agility and Quickness Training

Fabio Comana
Fabio Comana
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Applying agility and quickness training for performance is more than just ladder and cone drills. Knowing how to systematically structure the types of drills, when to use them, how intense, and applying proper recovery cycles will increase the ...
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Sports Performance Nutrition

Ergogenic Foods for Performance and Health

Geoff Lecovin 0
In the field of sports nutrition, supplement companies proudly promote their products, claiming that they have the “magic bullet” for weight loss, weight gain and/or performance enhancement. Many of these products are costly, combined with a number of ...
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Piriformis Stretches to Relieve Piriformis Syndrome

National Academy of Sports Medicine
National Academy of Sports Medicine
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Discomfort from too much sitting? Inactive glutes? Buttock and leg pain? Though small in size, the piriformis could have a big impact on keeping the human movement system moving smoothly. Addressing an overactive piriformis may be part of the solution. ...
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Nutrition

What’s the Skinny on Fat?

Geoff Lecovin 0
Fat is probably the most feared and misunderstood macronutrient. It has been erroneously associated with heart disease and conjures up images of going directly from the lips to the hips. Get the latest skinny and science on fat.
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