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Running and Injuries: Part 2 – Are You Running On Too Much Foam?

Part 2: Running Injuries, Heal Striking vs. Forefoot Striking This information is taken from Dr. Peter Attia’s interview with Irene Davis Ph.D, The Evolution of the foot, running injuries, and minimalist shoes. The link to the complete podcast…
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Quitting Sugar – Part 1

Quitting Sugar- Part 1 TOP reasons you might be craving carb-rich, sweet (sugar), and even salty foods! I know a lot of us get these cravings from time to time, and there?s something surprising that can be leading to…

Lose Sleep and Possibly Lose Your Mind And Much More

This is part II of my review of Why We Sleep By Matthew Walker. It's an incredible read, filled with insightful, practical and scary information that will force you to take a closer look at the quality of sleep you are or ARE NOT getting.? I…

Are You Aging Or Just Drying Out

This week in the gym we have been discussing the importance of recovery and hydration. Here's a great video that explains what happens to your fascia when you don't get enough recovery and hydration. https://youtu.be/wL1ZVarr1R8  …

Going Beyond Body Fat Percentage

Article courtsey of InBody USA - Going Beyond Body Fat Percentage Be aware that body fat percentage doesn?t always paint a complete picture?when it comes to body composition. What?s more, decreases in your body fat percentage don?t always mean…

Part 2 – The One Missing Link To Your Wellness

?Part 2 - The One Missing Link To Your Wellness   In Part 1 we covered the negative effects that stress has on many of our critical functioning systems in the body.? In Part 2 we will cover a few? phases of exercise and what to…

Kara Turns Her Life Around!

Episode 11 of the Conca Strong Live Show features a very special guest Kara Sargent! Every life is a story worth telling and Kara has a very compelling story! Kara is one of our Fit in 42 Alumni who is continuing her journey and has had…
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How Fast Should You Be Losing Weight? What Might You Be Doing Wrong?

Today I will be talking about something I get asked about a lot, how fast should we be losing weight? There are two things wrong with this question, one is that you should not worry about how ?fast? you can lose weight. We obviously want…
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How To Figure Out If Your Trainer Is An IDIOT

If you?re a fitness professional, in a similar industry or have just been working with great coaches for a while, I am sure you have noticed some not so great coaches/trainers throughout the years. I have worked at 4 different sport and fitness…

The Alzheimer’s Prevention Quiz

Our friends at Precision Nutrition always come through with practical, research based information to enhance the quality of your life. Many of us know someone close to us who is dealing with this terrible disease. Prevention is always…