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Is Your Vitamin C Supplement Actually Helping You Avoid Sickness?

It's the season for sickness. According to the CDC, "most of the time flu activity peaks between December and March." Cold season is also pegged to...

Is Your Diet the Reason You Keep Getting Injured?

The last thing any athlete wants is to get injured. Despite sometimes being an inevitable consequence of being an athlete, missing out on training or ...

Is a Banana Really 'Basically a Candy Bar'?

A banana isn't a candy bar. Unfortunately, that needs stating. Why? Because it's exactly the type of common-sense nutrition advice that's bei...

These 3 Simple Rules Are the Best Diet Advice You'll Ever Get

Eating healthy can feel like rocket science. It seems every person you come across has a different recommendation for improving your diet, and they...

What Young Athletes Get All Wrong About Trying to Gain Weight

The start of a new school year is fast approaching, and my office is officially flooded with young athletes trying to put on weight for their sport. ...

2 Secrets to Getting and Staying Lean Without 'Dieting'

I absolutely hate the word "diet." Everywhere you look, there is some new diet people are swearing by or that some "guru" is suggesting will be the so...

5 Secrets for Shedding Excess Body Fat (That Don't Involve Working Out)

As a strength and conditioning coach, my role often extends far beyond the weight room. One of the many hats I wear daily is that of a nutritionist. ...

Is Fruit Juice Actually Healthy?

Is fruit juice healthy? If you poll your average parent, feedback is varied. A 2012 study found that one-third of parents believed fruit juice was ...

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...

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