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Renowned sports nutritionist Leslie Bonci provides advice, guidelines and tips on proper fueling, hydration and recovery nutrition for athletes.

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All-Pro CB Chris Harris Jr. Reveals One Of The Biggest Mistakes He Made as a High School Athlete

Navigating against the Denver Broncos' staunch defense can be an absolute nightmare for quarterbacks. Last season, the unit held opposing offen...

How to Train (and Look) Like an Olympic Decathlete

Pop quiz: which sport will have the greatest athletes facing off during the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio? Basketball? Swimming? Nope. For our money...

New Study Reveals That Cockroach Milk Could Potentially Be a Future Superfood

Science may have officially gone too far. Why? Well, according to some possibly deranged researchers, cockroach milk has the potential to become ...

5 Feel-Good Foods Scientifically Proven to Make You Happier

It's no secret that what you eat affects how you look. But did you know that food also affects how you feel? It's true—certain foods have ...

The Under-Appreciated Superfood Larry Fitzgerald Can't Live Without

Larry Fitzgerald is a pass-catching machine. His razor-sharp route-running and fly paper hands have helped him become one of the most productiv...

This Rare Compound Found in Watermelon Improves Endurance, Reduces Fatigue and Makes You a Better Overall Athlete

Watermelon is a favorite summertime snack, but if you're munching on it only at the occasional barbecue, you're missing out. Watermelon is a nutrition...

Giants Running Back Rashad Jennings Drinks This Smoothie Recipe Every Single Day

Rashad Jennings wasn't supposed to make it this far. As a running back out of Liberty College, Jennings was the 250th overall pick in the 2009 ...

New Study Finds That Athletes Lacking This Elusive Vitamin Are Weaker, Slower and Less Explosive

A new study from the University of Tulsa has found that low levels of vitamin D can lead to a significant drop-off in athletic performance. The...

The Off-Season Workouts That Made Trevor Story the Most Prolific MLB Rookie Ever

Before he was hitting baseballs a mile high, before he was setting a rookie record for most consecutive games with a home run to start his career, T...

8 Foods Packed With Nutrients Athletes Need

An athlete's body needs a lot more than just protein to thrive and perform at it's best. Vitamins and minerals like calcium, magnesium, Vitamin D, and...

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