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A Review of Designer Protein All-Natural Protein Powders

You’re probably already aware that adequate protein intake is critical for building and maintaining healthy muscle mass. But, it also supports long-term weight control by boosting metabolism, reducing cravings, and keeping hunger levels at bay. While most people can…

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The Important Role of Protein During Dieting

Protein is one of three essential macronutrients and a key component of a healthy, balanced diet. It’s mainly responsible for building, repairing and maintaining all the body’s tissues and serves as a chief structural component of lean body mass (muscle, bone, skin, blood,…

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Nutrition Basics: Your Daily Protein Intake

Protein is for everyone, not just athletes, bodybuilders and fitness enthusiasts. It’s one of three vital macronutrients and is primarily responsible for building, repairing, and maintaining virtually all cells in the body. Protein is also an important structural component…

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Protein Shakes and Supplements: Are They Really Necessary?

I’m often asked for my thoughts and advice on protein shakes and other supplements, particularly in relation to losing weight and building muscle. Adequate protein consumption is definitely critical for muscle preservation and, ultimately, metabolic balance during weight loss. This…