Plant Based Protein: Your Biggest Questions Answered

Many people have moved to plant based diets for health reasons. Whether it involves food intolerance or preferences, it's always important to ensure you get adequate nutrients. And that leads to many questions about plant based proteins. That's because proteins are the building blocks for our cellular health. The Mayo clinic recently published an article…

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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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