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Going Organic with Your Protein Supplement

Using raw organic protein in your everyday diet is an excellent choice for building muscle, and it is better to use unprocessed and raw ingredients as you get more nutritional value out of it; furthermore, it is better to prepare your own mixture at home with raw ingredients. Also, it is a popular choice among vegans and vegetarians. Usually these proteins are from natural resources and the proteins are safe to be used by almost anyone, even those sensitive to gluten. Different taste...

Shake Weight is a Piece of Crap and a Lie!

When i saw the commercial for shake weight i was just saying to myself: "It`s just a joke!!!" i mean.. that thing the shake weight thing looks and behaves like a big dildo with stupid vibration that makes other people laugh, how the heck can someone do that shake weight instead of jogging or anything else? Women are just lazy and want to be beautiful without exercise and proper nutrition!!! In the ad for shake weight there is something like this:"If your arms aren’t on fire after just 6 minutes...

Overweight and out of shape trainers in gyms

I have always believe that the best way to learn how to proper workout and keep a proper diet is through experience in time. To me, exercise and nutrition are very important. When I see a fitness trainer that is extremely overweight or out of shape, I question how they could understand what it really takes to have healthier lifestyle. Fitness trainers gained enough knowledge and information from text sources to have an idea but, to me, without experiencing it from day to day, you can never truly...

The Ectomorph

The ectomorph physique is a fragile and delicate one. The bones of an ectomorph are light, joints are small and muscles are slight. The limbs are long in proportion and the shoulders droop. The ectomorph is a linear physique. Straight up and straight down, and may appear longer than he or she really is, due to the length of limbs coupled with lack of muscle mass developed on those limbs. The ectomorph is not naturally powerful and will have to work hard for every ounce of muscle and every bit of...

Beer, Muscle and Bodybuilding

Let`s talk about beer and the damages of it on muscles in bodybuilding. First of all, if you occasionally drink a beer, don`t worry it won`t affect your dreams to get buffed up with big hard rock muscles! Still you know Arnold Schwarzenegger`s line about drinking soda? That line can also apply in the case of beer (alcohol) or even steroids and junk food and it is: "Why take something the body doesn’t need right now?" Although beers are among the best alcoholic beverage choices in bodybu...

Fish Oils Can Inhibit Muscle Recovery

Fish contains high levels of Omega 3 fatty acids, which inhibit prostaglandin synthesis, and that`s bad for muscle growth and recovery because prostaglandins are important for building muscles. I won`t talk about prostaglandin but instead i will talk about the fish oils that can inhibit muscle recovery in immobilized persons.Researchers from the Food and Nutrition Department at Seoul National University examined the effect of fish oils on muscle recovery in rats.The rats were assigned like so: a...

Gerard Butler`s Workout and Diet Plan

In my personal opinion, Gerard Butler is a great scottish actor with charm and a funny person.. After filming the movie "300", Gerard got famous i might say for his shredded body with well defined muscles (great physique), and now recently after filming "The Bounty Hunter" he also got a new girlfriend, Jennifer Aniston. I think they look nice together but Gerard Butler is picky with his girls and now he was seen with a french 29 year old lady named Laurie Chloewa. All the muscles you see on Ger...

Tuna Tuna and Tuna

Tuna is an inexpensive and easy to prepare source of important nutrients.Tuna is high in protein and low in fat and calories when you have to choose between it and other proteins.A low fat, high protein product is a great beginning to a nutritious meal. If you are a bodybuilder, or athlete of any kind, you need to know the benefits of eating tuna.As you know, protein's amino acids are an essential building block for strengthening and maintaining muscles, repairing damaged tissues and boostin...

Water

In nutrition, water is more essential than food itself, for a person may live for weeks without food but only a couple of days without water.Half of your body`s weight is water, and this fluid is necessary for the functioning of every organ and a body and is a structural component of cells. When cells lose the water they lose their shape. It plays an important role in digestion and absorption as well as circulation and is essential in the regulation of body temperature, lubrication of joints an...