COVID-19 spotlight

Breathing Exercises for COVID-19 - The Benefits of Deep Breathing

Dr. Scott Cheatham 0
The COVID-19 virus can have a significant impact on an individual’s health and ability to exercise. The Center for Disease Control (CDC) has noted 11 main COVID-19 symptoms: fever or chills, cough, shortness of breath or difficulty breathing, fatigue, ...
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Glutes Workout Plans spotlight

Gluteus Medius Exercises for Safe Outdoor Exercise

Dana Bender
Dana Bender
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It's officially summertime which means more opportunities for outdoor exercise. During this time of year, outdoor exercise enthusiasts enjoy more frequent runs and walks to maximize the time spent enjoying the warmer weather.
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Fitness spotlight

Can (And Should) You Exercise With COVID-19?

Dr. Scott Cheatham 0
COVID-19 has spread worldwide, causing the fifth documented pandemic in history since the 1918 flu pandemic (Liu et al., 2020). The pandemic has had a significant impact on the world, resulting in humans having to isolate themselves to prevent community ...
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Weight Loss spotlight

How Many Grams of Fat Per Day to Lose Weight?

Brad Dieter
Brad Dieter
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Fats. They often get a bad rep. But, contrary to popular belief, they are necessary to a healthy diet. Fats are the principal storage form of energy in our body. They support cell growth, protect our vital organs, are involved in hormone production, and ...
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spotlight Abs

How to Really Get Six Pack Abs: 8 Exercises for Strength and Definition

Kinsey Mahaffey
Kinsey Mahaffey
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Ah, the elusive six-pack abs. You’ve seen them on the covers of magazines, on athletes, and perhaps even on people you know personally. Having a six-pack can undoubtedly look impressive from the outsider's perspective, but what you might not be able to ...
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COVID-19 spotlight

How to Train Clients after COVID-19: Tips for the Fitness Professional

Dr. Scott Cheatham 0
Your client has just recovered from COVID-19 and is cleared by the medical professional to return to exercise. The client contacts you to schedule a training session.
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spotlight Youth Fitness

Workouts for Kid Athletes: Strength Training Exercises and Conditioning

Kevin Williamson 0
There has been an increasing shift from unstructured play to more specialized forms of training for kid athletes. Whether they should participate in strength training, what age they should begin, and what the best training methods are has been an area of ...
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Weight Loss Certified Nutrition Coach spotlight

Glycemic Index Explained: Foods, Glycemic Load, And Weight Loss

Brad Dieter
Brad Dieter
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The glycemic index is one of the most popular tools used in nutrition, especially in weight loss, glycemic control, and sports Nutrition. When you Google the term “Glycemic Index,” you will return almost 26 million hits, meaning this is one of the most ...
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pregnancy Women's Fitness spotlight

Safe Pregnancy Exercises for Each Trimester: Prenatal Workouts

Lauren Doss
Lauren Doss
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Congratulations! You’ve begun your journey to motherhood (or perhaps adding to the family!) and are looking to make the most of the next nine months. While prepping for the nursery, you may be wondering what you can do to take care of yourself during ...
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Certified Personal Trainer spotlight

Exercises For Those Fighting Parkinson's Disease

Colleen Bridges 0
Determined, consistent, and tenacious are just a few words I like to use to describe my Parkinson's Disease "fighters." I call them "fighters" because instead of lying down and giving up, they have chosen to take charge of their future. They commit to ...
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