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3 Strength Training Myths Every Woman Should Know

3 Strength Training Myths Every Woman Should Know

Are you afraid that lifting weights will make your body bulky? Are you convinced that cardio is the best way to lose weight? If you’re confused by all the conflicting info on how to reach your fitness and weight loss goals, you’re not alone. We’re going to dive into three myths about strength training for women.

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Make Your Mornings AUMazing with a Super-Smoothie

Make Your Mornings AUMazing with a Super-Smoothie

Whether your goal is losing weight, combatting fatigue, or preparing for an important presentation, getting your morning nutrition right can make a significant impact on whether or not you reach your goals. Here’s a quick, delicious super-smoothie recipe.

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How to Make This Year Healthy, Strong, and AUMazing!

How to Make This Year Healthy, Strong, and AUMazing!

Have you ever set a goal that seems important yet you struggle to accomplish it? If this sounds like you, it is likely you are experiencing tension between conflicting commitments. In this post, Coach Chris walks you through a 3-step process for overcoming challenges and successfully achieving your goals!

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5 AUMazing Age Defying Products For Glowing Skin & Healthy Hair

5 AUMazing Age Defying Products For Glowing Skin & Healthy Hair

At Aum, we believe that beauty starts within. We view skin and hair care through a holistic lens that focuses on how you feed and nourish your body. This means aiming to get the majority of your nutrients, vitamins, and minerals from the healthy food you eat.

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Aum Holiday Gift Guide: Unique Fitness and Health Gifts

Aum Holiday Gift Guide: Unique Fitness and Health Gifts

In my constant quest to discover the most effective strategies, products, and tools for losing weight, getting stronger, and combatting aging, I’ve researched the highest-quality products, and the most unique, health-conscious gifts you will find in our Aum holiday gift guide.

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Health Secrets from Around the World: Part Three

Health Secrets from Around the World: Part Three

My travels have been a tremendous gift, and these health “secrets” I've learned along the way have significantly impacted my life.

In part three of our three-part series, Health Secrets from Around the World, I share health secrets from my travels to St. Lucia and Hawaii.

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Health Secrets from Around the World: Part Two

Health Secrets from Around the World: Part Two

In part two of our three part series, Health Secrets from Around the World, we explore the health benefits of incorporating maca and sardines into your diet.

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Health Secrets from Around the World: Part One

Health Secrets from Around the World: Part One

Whether you’d like to experience more energy, increase your strength, burn belly fat, or boost metabolism, I’m excited to share these transformative health “secrets” with you so you too can experience the remarkable benefits that they offer.

Part one of the three-part series of health secrets focuses on India and the benefits of turmeric, curry, and curcumin.

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Lose Weight and Build A Better Booty with Kettlebell Swings


Lose Weight and Build A Better Booty with Kettlebell Swings


If you’re short on time like most of our personal training clients, the key to maximizing your workouts is choosing exercises that optimize the production of fat-burning hormones.

“The kettlebell swing is among the most effective fat-burning workouts.” says Chris Carreiro, MA, CSCS, CPT, Founder of Aum Training Center, “Kettlebell swings burn as many calories as all-out sprints and increase your metabolism for hours after your workout is finished.”

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5 AUMazing Supplements to Help You Look and Feel Your Best

5 AUMazing Supplements to Help You Look and Feel Your Best

I was fortunate to work in the supplement industry for nearly five years where I learned how to filter through all the research to provide trusted recommendations.

Here are the top 5 supplement recommendations for combating the signs of aging, boosting energy, and supporting your weight loss goals.

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How to Stay Healthy and Fit While Traveling

How to Stay Healthy and Fit While Traveling

Whether you’re heading cross-country for a business conference or leaving the country for a vacation to explore an exotic destination, one thing is for sure: trips alter your regular routine in a way that can make it more challenging to stay healthy, fit, and on track toward your weight loss goals. Regardless of the obstacles you face, there are ways to prevent massive food binges and missed workouts to stay on track of your fitness and health goals.

Here are 10 tips to stay healthy and fit while traveling my Boston personal trainer team and I have successfully used at our fitness center with our clients to keep them active and health conscious while away from home.

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How to Create Daily Rituals for Optimum Health, Fitness, and Longevity: 5 Small Changes that Lead to AUMazing Results

How to Create Daily Rituals for Optimum Health, Fitness, and Longevity: 5 Small Changes that Lead to AUMazing Results

If you’re like most of the people we coach at our personal training center in Boston, you’d love to lose weight, establish sustainable healthy eating habits, and create a consistent exercise routine. Yet, despite good intentions, you may have struggled to achieve these goals. The vast majority of people fail to develop healthy lifestyle habits on their own primarily because they don’t understand how successful, lasting change occurs.

Here are 5 small changes that lead to significant results.

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