Recent Posts by Claire Riley, B.S.

    B.S. Exercise Physiology

    The Latest Physical Activity Guidelines for Maximum Health Benefits

    Exercise and physical activity are a vital part of a healthy lifestyle. But, how much exercise do you need to reap the benefits for heart health, brain health, stress reduction, metabolism, bone health, and longevity? 

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    6 Principles to Follow to Build an Immune-Boosting Exercise Routine

    More than ever, people are interested in applying the practical advice that emerges from scientific research about what impacts the immune system to their lives. 

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    How to Support Your Clients Through the Most Common Holiday Health Struggles 

    For many people in the US, the stretch of time from Thanksgiving to New Year’s looks quite different from the rest of the year. There are more irregular schedules, (hopefully) more days off, and usually more activities related to prepping for the holidays. 

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    The Holistic Health Coach's Complete Guide to PCOS

    Polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS) affects one in ten women of reproductive age. In the US alone, that equals about five million women. As your health coaching business grows, it is likely that you will encounter at least one client who has PCOS. 

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    The State of Mental Health in the US in 2020

    This year has been a year of unprecedented events that have caused profound changes in the way we view and carry out work, socialize, do errands, take classes, and use our downtime. 

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    First 8 Things to Do with Your New Fitness Client

    You just got an email in your inbox, confirming you have a brand new fitness client! Congratulations!

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    Top 10 Cancer Fighting Antioxidant Loaded Supplements

     

    Lifestyle has effects on various aspects of the body, more than one can imagine. The risk of chronic diseases such as cancer, diabetes, and other heart diseases is directly linked with our daily diets and can affect the body drastically.

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    How to Name Your Nutrition Coaching Business for Real Results

    We’ve mentioned before that your website functions as the digital waiting room for your nutrition coaching business. Following that analogy, your business name is the front door. Before your potential clients enter the waiting room to get more acquainted, your business name greets them and tells them who you are, what you do, and how you do it. Your name not only sets the tone for your business, it is also intertwined with so many other aspects of doing business, from building websites to securing a bank account.

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    Best Super Greens | Why Take Super Greens | AFPA Fitness

    Every time you follow a fitness influencer on Instagram, read a new blog post or watch a YouTube video you are no doubt overwhelmed by people telling you to add the latest super green to your daily diet. There are spirulina smoothies, chlorella shakes and moringa teas all claiming to be the answer to a myriad of health problems. While you may be inspired to add a few of these to your health routine, you may also be wondering what exactly the benefits of super greens are, as well as how to incorporate them into your diet. Super greens by their very nature are good for you, there is no doubt about it, but as with any new supplement you want to be sure you know what you’re taking before including it in your regimen. We have put together a guide of the best 3 trending super greens right now to show you what they are, why they’re good for you and how to add them to your diet.

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    10 Tips for How to Beat Chronic Bloating

    Does your stomach look distended no matter what you eat? You might be dealing with chronic bloat, an inconvenient digestive condition that can impact your quality of life. Bloating can be challenging to address unless you understand what’s causing your symptoms in the first place, so this article will dive into the details.

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