During the last 30 years, AFPA has certified over 130,000 health, nutrition, and fitness professionals. We regularly feature distinguished graduates who are using what they have learned to inspire others and make a difference. Meet one of our featured graduates, Claire Simmons, an AFPA Certified Holistic Health Coach. Tell us about yourself. Hi! My name is Claire […]
Gut health is capturing more attention than ever before, and with good reason. Once relegated to a niche subject, it has now taken center stage for those committed to maintaining overall health and wellness. From dietary choices to lifestyle habits, every aspect of our lives appears to impact our gut health, which in turn influences […]
In a world where diet and health are increasingly at the forefront of public discourse, Netflix’s You Are What You Eat: A Twin Experiment offers a unique perspective on this vital topic. This docuseries, centered around a compelling study involving identical twins on different diets, has become a topic of much debate. Some viewers are […]
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Choosing the right health and wellness coaching certification can be a pivotal decision for aspiring professionals in the health coaching field. Two notable institutions offering these certifications via online courses are the American Fitness Professionals Association (AFPA) and the Institute for Integrative Nutrition (IIN). This comparison outlines how AFPA compares to IIN, providing a balanced […]
During the last 30 years, we’ve certified over 130,000 health, nutrition, and fitness professionals. We regularly feature distinguished graduates who are using what they have learned to inspire others and make a difference. Meet one of our featured graduates, Sarah Salain, an AFPA Certified Holistic Nutritionist. Tell us about yourself. Hi there! My name is Sarah. I’m […]
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Navigating the Evolving Landscape of Health and Wellness in 2024 Welcome to our exploration of the health and wellness landscape as it unfolds in 2024. The realm of health and wellness is in a constant state of evolution, shaped by emerging research, technological advancements, and shifting societal values. As we delve into this dynamic world, […]
As a Health Professional, Here Are Some of the Most Controversial Topics on Food That Your Clients May Ask You About Food can be a universal unifying experience, just as much as our convictions about food and nutrition can be dividing and sometimes polarizing. Discussions about numerous controversial nutrition topics take place in the classroom, […]
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How to Not Just Survive, but Thrive During the Holiday Season The holiday season is a time of joy, celebration, and, let’s face it, lots of delicious food. While the festivities bring ample opportunities for indulgence, they also present a unique set of challenges for those looking to maintain a healthy lifestyle. But fear not! […]