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carbohydrate

  • Food Swaps That Aren’t As Healthy As You Think

    When someone makes a food swap, they might think that they’re making a healthy change but in reality, they’re doing the opposite. The swap may be a little better than what they were eating before, but not enough to see positive results. View Post
  • Protect Muscles and Increase Strength with Branched-Chain Amino Acids

    Imagine if, by the time you are ready for retirement, you had lost over 30% of your muscle mass. Your risk for slips, falls, and injuries have skyrocketed, and you’ll lose your independence soon after. What would you do? While it seems unreal, this scenario is all too common for many older adults... View Post
  • The Pros And Cons Of Ketogenic Diets

    If you’re someone who is looking for a new diet to try, you may be considering a ketogenic diet plan. Very popular right now amongst the mainstream media, it can feel like everyone is following the keto plan. What is the ketogenic diet and will it serve to benefit you? Let’s go over a few things ... View Post
  • Sneaky Ways Sugar Is Making Its Way Into Your Menu

    When it comes to your nutrition plan, one thing that you must be on the lookout for is sugar. Gone are the days where dietary fat is the enemy. Now we are realizing that the right types of healthy fats can actually help prevent heart disease, help us control our body weight, and keep our mind hea... View Post