Protein Intake: How to Time It With Your Workouts

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The importance of protein intake in regards to exercise recovery, muscle gain and fat loss is well understood. Protein supplementation has existed in the world of exercise and nutrition for more than 60 years. And is more popular now than ever.  But, are we getting the most out of this amazing nutrient?  Timing is everything.…

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Whey Protein: Which Whey Is Best?

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Atkins, Slim Fast, Muscle Milk, Lean Body, Premier, MetRX, Weider, the list goes on. Since gaining popularity with Joe Weider’s shakes in the 60s and 70s, whey protein has been a staple in the foundation of almost every athlete’s nutritional program. But why is this? What makes whey so special? And better yet, what is…

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Collagen Supplement Confusion? We’ve Got the Answers.

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You’ve probably seen ads for collagen supplements promoting improved skin, hair, wrinkles, gut health and healing. And while these are true health benefits of collagen, finding the right product for you can be confusing. You may see a type 1, 2, 3, or many other types of collagens claiming to be the most effective. So…

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Weight Loss Tips: How to Lose It & Keep It Off

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We made it, gang. It’s finally 2021 and this year may be the year you have resolved to lose that weight! Unfortunately, some gyms are still closed or limited. And many folks are still concerned about their immune health and public interaction. This is understandable. And it’s exactly why I am going to share some…

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