Fueling for Exercise

Did you know your choice of fuel matters before and after each workout? I always hear people decreasing their carbohydrates when they start to increase exercise. To increase performance limiting your carbohydrates is not ideal. We need carbohydrates for fuel, but we need to choose the right carbohydrate for the job! Simple carbohydrates (bagel, sports… Continue reading Fueling for Exercise

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Food Claims

We all have seen claims such as low fat, gluten free, organic, no hormones added, and etc. What does this mean when purchasing products? Let me help navigate that for you. First, let's define the three different types of food claims which are nutrient claims, health claims, and structure of function claims. Nutrition claims focus… Continue reading Food Claims