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9 Foods You Didn't Know Have as Much Protein as Peanut Butter

Peanut butter is a popular food, often praised for its high protein content. A two-tablespoon serving packs eight grams of protein, making it an easy ...

Nutrition Tips for Hard-Gainers

A hard-gainer is term used for someone that has difficulty packing on lean muscle mass. This is due to several factors, not limited to genetics,...

Cookout Commandments: What to Eat (and Avoid) at Your Summer BBQ

With July 4th right around the corner, it's the perfect time to talk about a classic American summer tradition—cookouts. They are not exactly co...

The Healthiest Ways to Prepare Your Vegetables

Vegetables are absolutely among the best foods you can eat. One study found that each daily portion of vegetables reduces your overall risk of de...

Nutrition for Athletes: 3 Simple Ways You Can Improve Performance

Training often get most of the limelight when it comes to athletic performance and body composition goals. After all, lifting weights can be pretty bad...

How to Stay Hydrated With Food During Your Summer Runs

During the summer the need for runners to stay hydrated is extremely important. Water prevents heat related illnesses and keeps your muscles strong...

You Can't Do It All in the Weight Room

Strength and speed development start in the weight room. Stronger and faster is the foundation for athletic performance improvement. But you can't do it...

5 Simple Food Swaps That Make Eating Out Healthier

When you're at home, eating right isn't too difficult. Hopefully, you've got a plethora of choices in your fridge or pantry so you can mix and mat...

Fuel Your Performance with Peas

Pea Nutrition With spring in our midst I cannot wait to change up my vegetable rotation to include more seasonal goods into my meals. The change in...

6 Best On-the-Go Snacks for Runners

Runners need convenient snacks. Whether you carry something during your run and eat it on the go, or you need something to throw it your bag befor...

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