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Six snacks for six pack abs

Six snacks for six pack abs

Snacking is the Achilles’ heal of most diets. It doesn’t matter what kind of a diet you are on, you are likely to snack. Here is my list of six snacks for six pack abs that will provide your body with the nutrients and the energy it needs to function.
Whey Protein 80 (concentrate) by The Protein Works

Whey Protein 80 (concentrate) by The Protein Works – product review

Eating right is just as important as exercising for muscle growth. Ideally you should have 5-6 small meals a day to provide you with the right level of nutrition. The easiest way to get some of these nutrients is from a protein supplement in the form of a shake. Here’s my review of Whey Protein 80 (concentrate) by The Protein Works.
Vitamin poisoning from fat soluble vitamins

Vitamin poisoning from fat soluble vitamins

Food supplements have become a part of our diets. They are more commonly used by athletes and those who exercise and try to lead a healthy lifestyle. Sometimes, however, too much of a good thing can be bad as we find out about vitamin poisoning in this article.
Bulking: Dirty or Clean? Photo: Morgan Spurlock/Supersize Me

Bulking: Dirty or Clean?

Every naturally lean guy who's ever stepped foot in a gym would have undergone a bulking phase at some point. But faced with the task to build as much muscle as humanly possible when gifted with a metabolism that burns calories like a furnace, which is the better option?
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Vegan protein sources for lean muscles and fat loss – video

This list is packed full of high protein foods which are low in fat and readily available as vegan protein sources or stand alone foods.
Food for muscles growth

Food for muscles growth

They do say that 80% of the muscles are made in the kitchen. It is a controversial belief and not everyone agrees with it. Regardless of whether 80% is the right proportion or not, for the result you’re after, you need to workout, recover and consume the right food for muscles.
Micronutrients - the importance of vitamins and minerals

Micronutrients – the importance of vitamins and minerals

The winter-spring transition is when I suffer spring fever. It’s not an illness but “rather a phenomenon thought to be initiated by a change in the season.” In my case it means weariness, low energy levels and lack of drive. This year I will rely on micronutrients in the form of vitamins and minerals to fight spring fever.
Make your own weight gain diet

Make your own weight gain diet

Being on any kind of diet is a challenge. There’s no question about it. A weight gain diet is no exception. Whether you eat little and often or stuff yourself for breakfast, lunch, dinner and snack in between, is a tough call. The only way to make it work and see results is to adapt it to your lifestyle and habits. In other words: you need to make your own weight gain diet.
Six dinner ideas for six pack abs

Six dinner ideas for six pack abs

Dinner is often the meal when we feel like rewarding ourselves. It could be because of a long and tiring day or due to not having much to eat during the day. That’s tolerable every now and then but not when it grows into a habit. Here are six dinner ideas for six pack abs to help you stay in shape.
Avocado – the good fats

Avocado – the good fats

Avocado is a regular ingredient in healthy diets. It also features in the diets of professional athletes, fitness models and bodybuilders. It’s full of the nutrients and goodness the human body needs. The avocado is also rich in good fats.