Category: Health & Nutrition

11 Established Nutrition Myths BUSTED

If you grew up in the 70s, 80s or even the early 90s then you’ve probably heard all of the following nutrition myths at some point – we test them out. Myth #1 Skipping Meals Helps You to Lose Weight  Skipping meals is something most girls do in junior …

Traumatic Brain Injury and the Future of Ronda Rousey

  Written by Dr. Beau B Hightower DAAPM, MS, DC, CSCS, CES, FMS-C, MMACS  “Talk to her! Talk to her! And be honest!” Those were the haunting words of renowned UFC referee Herb Dean as he attempted to convince someone from the corner of Ronda Rousey to tell …

3 Ways To Get Back Into Shape At Home

Let’s face it, you have gotten out of shape. Summer is coming up and you are feeling slow and sluggish but you are scared of the long journey ahead of you. Getting back into shape where you want to be is not easy! That being said though, if …

5 Sports Supplements Research Supports

Written by Dr. Beau B Hightower DAAPM, MS, DC, CSCS, CES, FMS-C, MMACS Almost daily, people ask fitness professionals about the latest and greatest dietary sports supplements that claim to enhance physical performance. Although it is outside the scope of practice of personal trainers and fitness instructors to ever recommend a …

The 7 Dieting Mistakes We All Do

It’s a common problem. You’ve been on a diet for weeks and aren’t losing weight like you thought you would.  It may be because you’re consuming more calories than you think. Keep reading to discover seven sneaky habits that may be sabotaging your weight loss efforts. Mistake #1:  …