Performance Nutrition Articles

Renowned sports nutritionist Leslie Bonci provides advice, guidelines and tips on proper fueling, hydration and recovery nutrition for athletes.

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How To Refuel During Halftime

All athletes know how important it is to fuel their bodies correctly before and after a game to ensure they can perform to the best of their abiliti...

Forget Calories. The Weight of Your Food is What Really Matters

When it comes to food, calories are king. People often think about the caloric values of food before anything else. That's not necessarily a bad th...

Tom Brady Wants to Sell You Cacao Goji Energy Squares

Remember when Tom Brady released his $200 "Nutrition Manual" back in May? Although the manual contained dozens of recipes, Brady has now starte...

Always Hungry? These 6 Healthy Snacks Are Guaranteed to Fill You Up

There's being hungry, and there's being hungry. The latter refers to that insatiable, unquenchable, indestructible hunger that leads you to dow...

This App Boils a Food's Nutrition Down to a Single Number. Can it Help You Eat Healthier?

Nutrition is all about numbers. Carbs, calories, fats, micros, macros, daily values, serving sizes—every food carries a dizzying amount of data a...

All-Pro CB Chris Harris Jr. Reveals One Of The Biggest Mistakes He Made as a High School Athlete

Navigating against the Denver Broncos' staunch defense can be an absolute nightmare for quarterbacks. Last season, the unit held opposing offen...

How to Train (and Look) Like an Olympic Decathlete

Pop quiz: which sport will have the greatest athletes facing off during the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio? Basketball? Swimming? Nope. For our money...

New Study Reveals That Cockroach Milk Could Potentially Be a Future Superfood

Science may have officially gone too far. Why? Well, according to some possibly deranged researchers, cockroach milk has the potential to become ...

5 Feel-Good Foods Scientifically Proven to Make You Happier

It's no secret that what you eat affects how you look. But did you know that food also affects how you feel? It's true—certain foods have ...

The Under-Appreciated Superfood Larry Fitzgerald Can't Live Without

Larry Fitzgerald is a pass-catching machine. His razor-sharp route-running and fly paper hands have helped him become one of the most productiv...

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