The Gut Check: Performance Supplements – What You Need To Know

{also available as a Podcast for on-the-go listening! Listen on Spotify or your other favorite platforms} If you ever use protein powders , collagen, or other performance supplements, you do NOT want to miss this episode. Did you know some protein powders contain more carbs than protein? Does your protein drink have protein from whey,Continue reading “The Gut Check: Performance Supplements – What You Need To Know”

Five Common Nutrients Athletes Need – and often are deficient in

Almost ⅓ of Americans are low in vitamins and minerals needed for health. This is a list of some needed nutrients that aid in energy, fighting anemia, and strengthening bones and joints. Yet many Americans are lacking these nutrients.

Protein Basics

Protein. An oft misunderstood component of food.  When you think of protein, what comes to mind?  Usually people think of meat and muscles.  Many associate protein with animal products, and feel that animal meat must be consumed with almost every meal, especially if you want to gain muscle. And protein is a wonderful, powerful product! Continue reading “Protein Basics”

The Gut Check Ep 05 – Weight Loss Struggles

WHEN “CALORIES IN, CALORIES OUT” DOESN’T ADD UP FOR WEIGHT LOSS Do you feel like you’re doing “everything right” and still making minimal to no progress? (You can watch the YouTube video below, or listen On-the-go with the Podcast here) Conventional weight loss says to just increase caloric deficit. But there are SO MANY THINGS thatContinue reading “The Gut Check Ep 05 – Weight Loss Struggles”