Why are you doing plyometric exercises?

This is a post is actually a discussion post that I wrote for my master's program, so it may be a little science heavy for some of you. Over the next 10 weeks I will examining in depth the implementation of plyometric exercises, and this was the first post of the quarter. I felt I … Continue reading Why are you doing plyometric exercises?

Are you ‘watching what you eat’, or simply, not eating?

In conversation with many people, I hear the phrases, "I watch what I eat," or "I know how to eat 'clean'." I always listen with skepticism, but I resist my righting reflex and probe further to find out exactly what people "know." The reason I listen with skepticism is not because I think people are not smart enough or completely unaware of what … Continue reading Are you ‘watching what you eat’, or simply, not eating?

Good Nutrition

Good Nutrition controls energy balance, whether the goal is to have positive or negative energy balance, you must be aware of how much you are eating.Good nutrition provides nutrient density regardless of body weight goals. Gaining weight is not an excuse to make poor nutrient choices, and losing weight is not an excuse to eat … Continue reading Good Nutrition