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21 Horrible Snacks for Athletes and What They Do to Your Body

Even if you're eating well-balanced meals, it's surprisingly easy to set yourself back with high-fat or sugary snacks. Snack time is when many ...

Why 'Processed Foods' Aren't Always an Enemy to Athletes

All processed foods are bad for you. It's a myth I've heard since the start of my fitness career. Many people think that almost everything "process...

How You Can Overcome the 5 Factors Preventing You From Eating Right

Some people want to lose weight. Some want to gain muscle mass. Others want to improve their athletic abilities. In any case, improving your fitnes...

New Study Says 'Food Deserts' Not to Blame for America's Junk Food Addiction

Americans are fatter and more unhealthy than ever before. In October, a report released by the National Center for Health Statistics confirmed that...

8 Easy Ways to Improve your Kid's Fitness

Around one fifth of children in America are obese - and that's a trend that's been on the rise for decades. As a parent, it's up to you to tackle this...

7 Unhealthy Habits to Stop to Improve your Kids Fitness

Nobody's perfect. While we might have good intentions with signing our kids up for sports classes, we can't resist giving in to a few sweet treats or...

Are Chewy Bars Actually Healthy?

When it comes to food, a healthy reputation can be hard to shake. Case in point—Chewy bars. Launched by the Quaker Oats Company in 1981, Chewy ba...

Here's All the Disgusting, Amazing Food Being Sold at Super Bowl LI

The Super Bowl boasts the annual opportunity to watch the two best teams in the NFL (most of the time anyway) trade blows in what everyone hopes w...

How Scientists Are Adding Scents to Health Foods to Make Them Taste Better

Taste and smell. They're different senses, but they're more entwined than you might realize. That's why researchers are now working on ways to u...

Denver Nuggets Strength Coach Steve Hess Explains How Basketball Players Should Eat

When it comes to the game of basketball at the highest competitive levels, it's much more than practice (place your Allen Iverson joke here). Basketball...

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