If you thought that hitting the gym was just about getting hench or becoming an Olympic level athlete then it is time to think again.
The thing is, we are all familiar with the feel-good factor that comes with going to the gym. Even if you dread walking through the door, you’ll leave feeling like the world is a happier, more vibrant place…and a lot better about yourself too. What’s not to love?
Sometimes it is not possible to eat a hearty, healthy meal, especially when you are on the move. We all lead busy lives and that means that we can sometimes make the wrong choices when it comes to what we eat. It doesn’t have to be fast food that is unhealthy and convenient because with the right planning, you can have healthy snacks on the go.
So, take a look at this list of low sugar snacks and high protein snacks that will really hit the spot.
Oats have been eaten for centuries and there are a number of reasons for this. They taste great, they are filling and they pack a real punch when it comes goodness. Oats are perfect for runners but why should they fit oats into their diet?
Protein has become the world’s most popular supplement, with seemingly everyone using or have used some kind of protein powder. But what is Protein? Why is it advantageous? Should you even take it? There is a lot of misinformation out there, so here is the one stop guide for all of your protein questions.
What you eat after you have been for a run can help you to get the most from exercise but it can also prepare you for your next running session.
Running is an intense form of exercise and as a result, it uses up a lot of energy while breaking down muscle fibres and cells. Don’t be alarmed though, this is natural but you can make it all good again by eating the right things. It is simple enough but being armed with the correct information can help you to make the right decisions.
We all know that exercise can help us to lose weight. It’s true when the say that the more you move, the more calories you burn and that is true when it comes to running.
If you want to lose weight from running then you need to make sure that you do it right. We all have the ability to run, but there is slightly more to it than putting on your running trainers and hoping for the weight to drop off. So here is how to do it right.
Snacking, what a wonderful world. The downfall of many, snacking can leave even the healthiest of diets in the dust as you chomp down on your ninth chocolate chip cookie… I’m not alone here, right… guys?
It can sometimes feel like a gluten intolerance is a life sentence, with the list of foods you can’t eat longer than your arm, and stopping to read food labels in the supermarket taking up the majority of your time. But those with a gluten intolerance or celiac gluten sensitivity know there is a wide variety of naturally gluten free foods for you to enjoy as part of a gluten free diet.
Breakfast. The meal of the day where we break the fast of not eating for a number of hours while we sleep. However, we are told from a young age that breakfast is the most important meal of the day, but is it?