Make sure you check out the April edition of Muscle Magazine which features an article of mine on whether or not you should use intra-workout carbohydrates. Don’t forget to get the April Muscle and Fitness as well and read why the bulk and cut diet should be put to death!
Make sure you check out our very own, Fred Duncan’s, first article in Muscle and Fitness this month called “Death to the Bulk and Cut”. He details why the old bulking and cutting routine is no longer the way to go when trying to add muscle and shed fat. Make sure you check it out!
I may receive some hate-mail from power lifters after this basic nutrition guide but I promise it’s just tough love. I truly believe most people under appreciate the value of sound nutrition in terms of performance and health. It’s time to kick the old school mentality that carrying tons of excess body fat is acceptable… Read more »
5 Tips to Control Appetite Dieting sucks. No question about it. The hunger you experience is real and there is a plethora of delicious food everywhere you turn. Here are some useful tips for controlling appetite to reach your current physique goals. In Part 1 of this article series, I explored the role of food and… Read more »
Orginally posted at www.elitefts.net America, land of the free…and obese. While prescription drug companies continue to scramble for the miracle weight loss pill (that diet and exercise stuff isn’t fun), obesity, diabetes, metabolic syndrome, and heart disease rates continue to escalate. While nutrition gurus continue to argue on Facebook about “high carb versus low carb,”… Read more »
In the First installment of this series, I discussed optimal protein dosage, understanding the role of carbohydrates/insulin in your plan, and making sure your diet is sustainable. So, let’s get back to fixing your shitty diet. 1. Your Body Doesn’t Lie With the If It Fits Your Macros (IIFYM) rage and the many calories in/out articles… Read more »
As soon as people hear that I’m a nutrition consultant, the first thing they ask me is what their diet should consist of. Often, they assume that I’ll name a magical diet that’s easy to follow and allows them to eat whatever they want while the fat just flies off their waistlines. I have to… Read more »
Top 5 Best Tasting Protein Bars Sick of bland, dry, high calorie protein bars? So am I, so I tried almost every bar out there and compiled my top 5 best tasting protein bars list. In a previous article of mine I outlined some of my favorite protein powders (Click Here To Read). Next, I… Read more »
Should You Avoid Eating at Night? I hate to be the bearer of bad news, but maybe there are good reasons to avoid eating at night. (I’m not talking about the old myth that says that anything you eat past 6 p.m. just magically turns into fat). I know that this is going to directly… Read more »
Here’s a quick podcast I did for Elitefts on some of the dieting fads out there today (IIFYM, Fasting, Carb Cycling). Check it out and give it a “like”. Common Dieting Trends Debunked
Here is our latest offering for Elitefts.net on whether or not you should limit nighttime eating, the best breakfast to force fat oxidation and how to incorporate it into your diet. Check it out. Should We Avoid Eating At Night?
A few blog posts ago I discussed (Which Protein Powder To Use) to help you achieve your goals. Well, most people looking to maintain/improve health, lose weight or gain muscle are always curious as to what supplements they should take. My first response is that no supplements are true necessities; they are useful tools… Read more »