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Client Exercising with Personal Trainer at Gym
Certified Personal TrainerFitnessWeight Loss Specialist

I recently visited my optometrist for an annual exam. He has a pleasant bedside manner and happens to be among the 40% of the U.S. adult population who are obese. As I stepped into his office, I noticed he looked different but couldn’t quite pinpoint how – maybe it was

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Knee Replacement
Certified Personal TrainerExercise ProgrammingFitness

Chances are, at some point in your personal training career, you will work with clients who’ve had a knee replacement or are on track to get one. This can be a daunting prospect to consider, but it doesn’t have to be. With a combination of cultivated expertise, connections with allied

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Certified Personal TrainerCESFitness

Build Neck Strength to Lower Concussion Risk In recent news published in the Journal of Orthopaedic & Sports Physical Therapy, researchers who examined previous studies on concussion concluded that increasing neck strength “could substantially reduce risk or severity of injury or outcomes” (2019; 49 [3], 202–8). “A concussion is when

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Certified Personal Trainer with Client
Certified Personal TrainerFitnessFitness Professionals

Where do you even begin to look for a job as a Certified Personal Trainer (CPT)? This is a common question when first starting out as a newly minted CPT. The good news is that there are more employment options available than you might think at first glance. The challenging

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The NASM-CPT Podcast Ep. 8
Certified Personal TrainerFitness

As an independent gym owner, I get monthly inquiries from uncertified personal trainers who have been training for many … many… years that have decided not to renew their certification. Yet they still wish to train out of my facility. Below is a small list of responses I have gotten

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