A Healthier U

[bs_row class=”row”][bs_col class=”col-sm-8″] PROTEIN MYTHS AND FACTS Myth: More protein = more muscle Fact: Consuming more protein in your diet isn’t enough (on its own) to build or maintain muscle strength and mass. Consistent strength training is necessary for building lean muscle mass. Lifting heavier and heavier weights and other resistance exercises will help your […]

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A Healthier U

[bs_row class=”row”][bs_col class=”col-sm-8″] ARE LOW CARBOHYDRATE DIETS BENEFICIAL FOR EXERCISE PERFORMANCE? The recommended amount of carbohydrate consumed surrounding an exercise bout depends on the mode, intensity, duration, an athletes training status, as well as recent and long term energy intake. Low carbohydrate diets (definition: less than 5 percent of calories or less than 50g) have […]

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