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IT-Band Syndrome: Cause and Solution

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National Academy of Sports Medicine
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Runners are always sharing stories about their IT-band and how much it hurts. But what is IT-band syndrome, what causes it, and most importantly, how can you apply correctives exercise strategies to prevent it. By: Scott Lucett, MS, NASM-CPT, PES, CES ...
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Great Expectations

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Get ideas for keeping it real and keeping clients happy. One of the more challenging aspects of the trainer-client relationship is making sure clients' expectations and goals match what's realistic. "You will not believe how many times clients have asked ...
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Function Training

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Functional training has become a buzz word in the industry and a trend that has taken the industry by storm. There are fitness education organizations that offer credentialing courses just around functional training. Traditionally, functional training is ...
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Top Three Postural Problems Caused by Sitting and How to Fix Them

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By: Scott Lucett, MS, NASM-CPT, PES, CES We’ve all seen the research about the negative impact sitting for extended periods of time has on our health. But most of us have to sit, at least for a portion of our day. Read on to learn ways to address the ...
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Spice Up Your Client's Workout

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When it comes to training clients, variety is the spice of life! Workouts need to be new, challenging (within the physical capabilities of the individual of course) and fun to ensure long term success. There is a plethora of ways to tweak a workout and ...
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Come Together: Small Group Training

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Try these keys for smooth (and effective) small group training. Small groups are hot. In 2011, about 7.7 million Americans participated in boot-camp-style cross-training classes, according to the Sporting Goods Manufacturers Association. What's more, 2.9 ...
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Regression Strategies: Are your workouts too advanced for your clients?

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By: Scott Lucett, MS, NASM-CPT, PES, CES Trainers beware, you’re being watched! Not just by gym members, but by fellow Health and Fitness Professionals as well. My daily routine includes me heading to the local gym at 5:15 in the morning to get my ...
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Exertional Rhabdomyolysis-Risk Factors and Preventative Measures

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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 ...
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Creatine Supplementation: Performance Benefits and Drawbacks

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National Academy of Sports Medicine
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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 ...
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Muscular Hypertrophy Strategies for MMA Athletes

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National Academy of Sports Medicine
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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 ...
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