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Is the Carnivore Diet Good For You?

In a world swamped with dietary advice, fads, and conflicting information, making sound nutritional choices can feel like navigating a nutritional minefield. Enter the carnivore diet—a way of eating that champions meat and animal products, often hailing high protein as its prime asset. For some, it’s a counterintuitive approach that … Keep reading…

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Algae-Based Omega-3 Supplements: Are they good for you?

For years, maybe decades now, we’ve heard about how essential omega-3s, and more specifically, DHA and EPA, are for our health. Fish oil has been the standard source of omega-3s, and mounds of research support its use. However, some people don’t eat animal products. Others have grown concerned about overfishing … Keep reading…

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Why Whey Protein is the Best Protein For You

You’ve probably heard of whey protein. Maybe you’ve seen it lining the shelves of your local health food store, featured in a recipe for a post-workout shake, or touted as an essential supplement by fitness enthusiasts. But do you know what whey protein is? More importantly, do you understand its … Keep reading…

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The Truth About Ascorbic Acid: Healthy or Dangerous?

In some health and fitness circles, where ascorbic acid is considered a “synthetic form of vitamin C,” influencers and some nutritionists warn their followers of the dangers of ascorbic acid. But is it really as bad as they claim, or like many things in nutrition, are they misinformed? I’ll try … Keep reading…

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What You Need to Know About Gluten-Free Beer

On average, adults aged 21 and older drink almost 30 gallons of beer per year in the United States. If I had to guess, I maybe drink a gallon or two, so others drink way more than 30 gallons per year to even out people like me. Since it’s such … Keep reading…

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The Truth About the Pre-Workout Tingle: Is it safe?

You know it’s coming — that familiar pre-workout tingle. It creeps up your neck, sweeps across your face, and dances down your arms. Some people love it, and some don’t. But have you ever stopped to wonder what causes that curious sensation? Is it a rash? A negative side effect? … Keep reading…

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The Ultimate Guide to Intermittent Fasting 16/8

You’ve probably heard the buzz about intermittent fasting (IF). Maybe a friend has raved about their weight loss success, or you’ve read about celebrities who swear by it. I fell into an intermittent fasting 16/8 pattern myself, many years ago. But what is “Intermittent Fasting 16/8” really about? Is it … Keep reading…

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Which Supplements Help with Weight Loss? The Ultimate Guide

Maintaining a normal weight and body composition is essential for physical and mental health. With countless weight loss solutions (and gimmicks) on the market, it can be challenging to determine which supplements help with weight loss. In this article, we will explore the top supplements that can support your weight … Keep reading…

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Fenugreek: Don’t Miss Out on These Health Benefits

Fenugreek, a culinary herb with a rich history dating back to ancient times, has gained considerable attention in recent years for its remarkable health benefits. I was surprised to how popular it is as a Google search, so I decided it was time to write about fenugreek. Traditionally used in … Keep reading…