AFPA Health and Fitness Blog

What Nutritionists Need to Know About AI (Artificial Intelligence)

Welcome to the future of nutrition coaching! As we venture into an age when artificial intelligence (AI) is transforming industries across the globe, nutrition and nutrition coaching are no exception. In this exciting era, AI is empowering professionals to provide highly personalized guidance, streamline their practices, and help improve the lives of their clients.   Dive […]

Certified Nutritionist vs. Registered Dietitian: What’s the Difference?

Editor’s Note: This post was published in November 2019 and has recently been updated and revised for accuracy and comprehensiveness.  Although nutrition-related career titles may sound similar, they can be very different when it comes to educational requirements, job duties, and typical workplaces.  The two most common designations in the field are certified nutritionist and […]

Become a Health & Wellness Coach in Six Months or Less

You can choose from a wide variety of programs to become a health and wellness coach. These vary from structured college-level programs to online self-paced courses. If you are looking to make a change and try a new career guiding others toward healthier living, it is possible to complete a program in six months. How? […]

What You Can and Can’t Do As a Health & Wellness Coach

Are you looking to bring your passion for health to the next level, but are struggling with where to begin? Maybe you want to help people eat healthier and get more exercise, but you’re struggling with what steps to take to learn how to do so professionally. If this sounds like you, you’re an excellent […]

How to Become a Health Coach: Qualifications & Steps

If you’re ready to take the leap and become a health coach, you’re in good company. Health coaches have the power to transform lives by changing behaviors so people can make healthier choices in order to battle chronic conditions such as diabetes and heart disease. Your passion for helping others pursue and achieve their goals […]