The impact of food on our blood sugar levels is rated by a GI-index rating, or glycemic index. Studies have shown that a low GI-diet could lead to weight loss while also reducing the risks associated with heart disease and type 2 diabetes. Carbohydrates are the only macro-nutrient which effects our GI-levels.
Vegan Nutrition 101 – Getting Enough Post-Workout Protein
Recovery is key, there’s no two ways about it. If you don’t properly recover from a workout then you won’t see the results you could have and future sessions will be impacted too. How effectively you recover can be influenced by a number of different things. For instance, something as simple as getting enough sleep can do far more than any pill ever could!
Winters Coming? Winters here. It’s cold season again, when the entire office gets the sniffles and we all try to hide in our duvets away from the cold.
But you don’t have to get the sniffles this year, it just takes a little bit of self-care to kee you right as rain. We often take our health for granted but ensuring that your immune system is actively doing its job is crucial to protecting our health. So, here are a few handy tips to boost your immune system and kickstart it into life.
BCAAs are the building blocks of protein and are essential whether you’re an average Joe or a competitive bodybuilder. But for vegans they are even more important thanks to the drawbacks of living on a vegan diet. Don’t be concerned if you are a vegan however, we’ve created this one stop guide to make sure you know everything you need to about the mysteries of Branched Chain Amino Acids.