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Six Nutrition Myths That Need To Die

You've probably heard the following nutrition myths one too many times. If you eat carbs, your body won't burn fat. Eat 6 small meals...
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Should I Take Creatine? Is it Even Safe?

Should I take Creatine? Short answer: If you're lifting weights, and have a goal of gaining muscle or strength - YES. You would benefit from...

What to Eat Before a Workout

A great training session can depend on tons of factors - what you ate beforehand, energy levels, how sore you are, how much Jack...

ELi5: Caffeine

Caffeine can be used to improve your fitness level. It can also be abused which can halt progress. Caffeine is called an "ergogenic aid", which...
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Get Ripped Eating Fast Food – Healthy Fast Food

Healthy Fast Food. Does it Exist? When I talk to my clients and friends, who are real people, they often ask me if there is...
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All About Pre and Post Workout Nutrition

You know when you’re out driving on an open highway, the sun is setting, the wind is blowing through your hair (I’ve got a...
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Why Is Breakfast the Most Important Meal of the Day?

I did a quick Google search to see why is breakfast the most important meal of the day. Here's what the experts have to say!...

Alcohol and Weight Loss – The Drinking Guide for Busy People

We’ve all be there, wondering if alcohol and weight loss coincide, when suddenly you're jerked back to reality to a work dinner at Red...
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The Two Phases Of Fat Loss – What To Do WHEN

It’s the most wonderful time of the year – Smoothie and Salad Season! And today is all about getting your NUTRITION in order for a...
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Are Carbs Evil?

Are carbs evil? The short answer: no. So, why are they so demonized across the fitness industry then? Every fad diet is trying to get you to...

The Fact the Fitness Industry does NOT Want You to Know

Your body is the result of your past 7,665 meals All of the cells in the human body are rebuilt at least once every 7...

Modern Day Plague Tonic or Just Massive Antioxidant Boost?

If you know me, than you know I've played around for several years with a concoction that I call "hot breakfast". While it's not actually...

Juicing: An Objective Analysis

One of the hottest fitness trends is juicing. I’m sure you’ve heard of it. I would wager 12.50 right now that your friend, aunt,...

Explain it Like I’m 5: Carb Backloading

Carb backloading is the practice of eating most of the carbohydrates (bread, rice, pasta, fruits) after working out. There are two main reasons for this. Carbohydrates...
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New Year, New DON’Ts

It’s a new year, and that means New Year’s resolutions. As we look in the rearview at 2020, a lot of us want to...