The Deal with Detoxifying Foods

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Are any foods truly “detoxifying”? I’ve previously written about how you should be very wary of any product that claims to be detoxifying. However, our world is full of chemical and natural toxins (caffeine, for example) that our body needs to deal with in order to maintain optimal function. The good news is there are foods […]

“Can I Eat Ice Cream After A Workout?”

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Q: I’ve seen people advocating using ice cream as part of a post-workout shake. Is there any merit to this? This idea has been floating around online and in fitness magazines for a few years. But honestly, I wouldn’t recommend it. Adding ice cream to your post-workout shake isn’t a great strategy. Regardless of your […]

5 Post-Workout Recipes You Can Make with 5 Ingredients or Less

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Eating the right amount of protein and carbohydrates after a work out can help fuel your muscles for growth. But figuring out what to chow down on doesn’t have to be complicated or expensive. Just try these 5 super-simple muscle recipes that use 5 ingredients or less. The list includes breakfast, lunch, dinner, and dessert […]