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Protein, Weight Management and Taste Buds

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photoProtein: How much is enough? Weight Management: How much exercise is enough? Also discussed is the link between weight and taste buds.

Should We Enable Obesity?

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photoIf we don’t stop the obesity epidemic, an estimated 42% of all Americans will be obese in 18 years. One-third will be diabetic. Our kids will die at a younger age than their parents.

For Skinny Athletes: How to Gain Weight Healthfully

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photoAlthough you cannot change your genetics and your tendency to fidget, you can boost your calorie intake. Here are five tips to help you bulk-up healthfully.

Protein for Athletes: What Do the Researchers Say?

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photoConfused about how much protein you need, when you need it, and the best kinds of protein? The following article answers some of the questions active people commonly ask about protein.

Getting Faster with Food

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photoLearn what the latest research is on using caffeine, sports drinks, cherry juice and beets to improve your triathlon performance.

For Athletes Who Struggle with Food and Weight…

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photoIf you are an athlete who struggles with losing those last few pounds, take note. Weight issues may have little to do with body fat and more to do with “I'm not good enough.”

Sports Nutrition News You Can Use

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photoLearn the effects that beets, cherries, sleep and body image have on your athletic performance.

Chocolate and Your Sports Diet

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photoLose weight by eating chocolate for breakfast. Refuel after your workouts not with a sports drink, but instead with chocolate milk.

Dieting - Not Allowed

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photoStriving to eat a perfect diet commonly results in deprivation of foods you truly like to eat. You will inevitably end up binging on those foods, sooner or later. Learn how to eat normally.

Water: A Wonderful Performance Enhancer

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photoHow is water used in the body? Is bottled water better? Should I drink 8 glasses of water a day?

Recovering from Hard Exercise: How to Refuel

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photoWhat's best to eat for recovery after a hard workout? How many carbohydrates do you need? Do you need protein? What about electrolytes?

WINTER NUTRITION: Fueling for Cold Weather Exercise

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photoLack of food and fluids can take the fun out of your outdoor activities. These tips can help you fuel wisely for cold weather workouts.

Holiday Recipe Guide

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photoRecipes for Oatmeal Pancakes, Carrot Apple Muffins, Sugar and Spice Pecans and Crunchy Trail Mix

Finding Quality Sports Nutrition Information

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photoResources you can trust to improve your endurance sport diet

Gluten-Free Sports Diets

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photoAre you an athlete with celiac disease or have gluten sensitivity or intolerance? Find out the symptoms and learn how to eat gluten free.
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Nancy Clark

Nancy Clark, MS, RD, an internationally known sports nutritionist and nutrition author, is a registered dietitian (RD) who specializes in nutrition for exercise, health and the nutritional management of eating disorders.