9 Holiday Promotion Ideas for Nutrition & Fitness Professionals

    As the new year approaches, people are starting to think about how they will combat the effects of the rich foods and lack of exercise that accompany the holidays. A blank slate of New Year’s resolutions loom on the horizon, and people are ready to take back control of their health. It’s the perfect opportunity to engage with a very interested audience at just the right time.

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    5 Ways to Respond When Your Client Asks for a Discount

    As a professional, you want to provide the best service available. You’ve worked hard to develop the skills which allow you to give your clients the best advice and guidance available.

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    These 7 Nutritionists Share Strategies to Get Your Clients Motivated for The New Year

    It happens every year. January rolls around and everyone wants to lose a few pounds, work on feeling healthier, and attempt to be more energized in their day-to-day lives.

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    9 Health Benefits of Ginger (Plus 4 Healthy Holiday Recipes)

    Ginger is a tropical flowering plant from the Zingiberaceae family. The root (or rhizome) of the plant is the part that you recognize as the ginger used in supplements and food. It’s spicy, bold, and makes the perfect enhancement to a variety of dishes.

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    10 Apps Personal Trainers Can Use to Improve Communication with Their Clients

    Editor's Note: This post was originally published January 2019 and has recently been updated and revised for accuracy and comprehensiveness.

    Whether you’ve just started your journey to becoming a personal trainer or have been a certified personal fitness trainer for a while, looking for the best ways to communicate with your clients is essential. And, with the recent growth in the development of apps and software, it’s an absolute necessity to start using technology in order to take your personal training business to the next level.

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    The Health Benefits of the 8 Most Powerful Blue Fruits and Vegetables

     

    You’ve probably heard someone say that you should “eat the rainbow” for optimal nutrition. The idea is to fill your plate with an array of colorful fruits and vegetables that are chock full of vitamins and nutrients.

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    Seven Fast & Easy Healthy Holidays Swaps to Teach Your Clients

    Healthy eating during the holiday season is a common concern for a lot of people, whether they're concerned about weight loss or over all health.  After all, 75 percent of annual weight gain occurs during the holiday season.

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    14 Types of Blog Posts to Attract Your Ideal Clients

    In this connected age, any business needs an online presence. It is important to share your personal experiences with fitness training and your overall knowledge of health, fitness, and nutrition with your audience and potential clients.

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    Part 1: The Holistic Nutrition Guide to Diabetes

     

    Diabetes is a condition in which the body fails to respond to insulin properly.

    Insulin is the hormone that regulates blood sugar levels. When blood sugar levels are high, the pancreas will make more insulin and release it so that cells are able to receive blood sugar.  This is why insulin is often called the key which unlocks cells. When cells reach sugar capacity, insulin helps store the remaining sugar in the liver. When blood sugar levels drop in between meals, insulin will help release that stored sugar from the liver.

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    11 Strategies to Help You Through the Holidays

    The end-of-year holiday line up can be a fun time, filled with parties, gifts, good times, and family gatherings. However, it can also be difficult to stick to a diet or maintain healthy habits near the end of the year. As your schedule fills up, keep these strategies in mind to make it through the holidays without losing all your healthy habits along the way.

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