While there are a plethora of fitness coaches and nutrition services available, it’s rare to find an experienced coach who has both the personal and medical understanding to tackle both the underlying issues and co-existing health problems associated with being severely overweight.
Pura Vida specializes in providing personalized health solutions that allow clients to lose a significant amount of weight, by following a scientifically-backed plan based on their unique biomarkers, blood test results, and challenges.
While catering to a variety of clients including aspiring bodybuilders; Maria’s greatest passion is helping people who are facing the same weight loss journey she herself went through at the end of her Professional Football Career.
I know what it’s like to hurry past the mirror to avoid facing your own reflection. I remember how ashamed and vulnerable I felt, standing in front of a fit trainer asking for help with a problem I had denied for so long. After dropping 140 pounds in one year through diet and exercise, I decided to dedicate my career helping others in need of someone who truly understands what they’re going through.
As a Nurse, Registered Dietitian and Master Health Coach with 20 years of experience in the wellness field, my diverse and extensive professional background allows me to create comprehensive fitness protocols designed to reverse negative trending biomarkers and help you safely reach your best health.