The recommended intake of protein – For your goals

Knowing and reaching the daily recommended intake of protein for your goals is crucial whether you’re trying to build or maintain muscle mass. Let’s have a look at how much protein you need to reach your goals. Got the nutrition and need a good workout? 4 muscle building dumbbell workouts How much protein per dayContinue reading “The recommended intake of protein – For your goals”

What is whey protein? Everything you need to know about protein powder

We all know that protein is important but most athletes struggle with getting enough through their diet. Many use protein supplements to solve this and whey protein is by far the most popular. But what exactly is whey, is it safe, which kind is the best, and what are the benefits? Let’s find out. WhatContinue reading “What is whey protein? Everything you need to know about protein powder”

Should you drink your protein shake after or before your workout?

We all know that protein is important, but how important is the timing? Does it have any benefits if you drink your shake before your workout instead of after? Let’s find out. How much whey protein do you need? Protein powder isn’t like creatine. There aren’t any rules telling you how much to take forContinue reading “Should you drink your protein shake after or before your workout?”

Why protein is important for muscle growth

Protein consumption is key to building and maintaining muscle mass which is why protein is so important. Why does the body need protein? Protein is a part of the 3 essential macronutrients alongside fat and carbohydrates. All three are necessary for our general wellbeing, and no healthy diet excludes any of the three. Protein worksContinue reading “Why protein is important for muscle growth”

What’s water retention? – Everything you need to know

Want to know more about what water retention is, causes, remedies, and much more? What is water retention? Water usually makes up around 50-60% of an adult’s weight. When the body starts to store more fluids than that, we call it water retention. You might have experienced being swollen after a long flight or feelingContinue reading “What’s water retention? – Everything you need to know”

How to reduce water retention – 5 easy tips

Before we get to discuss how to reduce water retention, we should understand what it is. Water retention also called edema or fluid retention occurs when excess fluids build up inside our body. It may happen in many different ways. Most aren’t serious. Maybe, you ate fast food for dinner, spent all day sitting onContinue reading “How to reduce water retention – 5 easy tips”

Creatine – The beginner’s guide

Creatine is the best supplement for improving performance in the gym. Studies show that it has a positive impact on strength, muscle mass, exercise performance, as well as numerous other health benefits. This article will explain everything you need to know about creatine, the most popular sports supplement in the world. What is creatine? CreatineContinue reading “Creatine – The beginner’s guide”

How to get abs – The real way

You’ve probably heard a million ways of how to get abs. Just a quick search on Google or YouTube will give you an endless stream of different and often misleading answers. They’ll claim that in only 2 weeks, you’ll have abs if only you follow their particular program. But is it really that easy? Nope,Continue reading “How to get abs – The real way”