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Training and competition place high demands on the body, so athletes need meal plans to get the right nutrients and fluids at the right times. Sticking to an eating plan facilitates gains in muscle size, strength and speed as well as overall athletic performance. Get expert advice on formulating a meal plan specific to your nutritional needs to help you achieve your performance goals.

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How Carl Lewis Shattered World Records on a Vegan Diet

When the dust settled on the 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul, South Korea, Carl Lewis had nothing left to prove. After competing in two Olympic Games...

Is Cauliflower Rice Actually Healthy?

As people continue to look for healthy alternatives to the modern American diet, a number of new foods have entered the mainstream lexicon. One suc...

5 Nutrition Tips to Prevent Cramps During a Game

Five Fueling Tips to Prevent Cramping on Game Day Over the years I've attended hundreds of high school games and one thing that has always stood out to...

5 Guilt-Free Snacks For People Who Struggle With Portion Control

You know that portion control is a key aspect of any healthy diet. But if you're human, you also know that practicing perfect portion control 100 p...

3 Tips for Managing Youth Athlete Nutrition

working with Young Athletes Working with Young Athletes Amy Jamieson-Petonic, MEd, RDN, CSSD, LD As a sports dietitian, I work with athletes of all...

Is Vegan Cheese Healthy?

Vegan eating has gone mainstream. Vegan options are now widely available on many restaurant menus, and a number of high-profile athletes (such as N...

The Easiest and Tastiest Way to Add More Veggies to Your Diet

Americans are shockingly bad at eating vegetables. The USDA recommends eating two to three cups of vegetables a day. A recent data analysis from th...

Should You Be Taking Wheatgrass Shots?

I remember my first wheatgrass shot. It was vibrantly green and smelled like fresh lawn clippings. It tasted terrible. I rationalized that th...

Jahlil Okafor Went Vegan to Heal His Achy Knees, Has Already Lost 20 Pounds

If Jahlil Okafor can kick the injury bug, he has the potential to be something special. The 21-year-old big man has dealt with knee issues ever sin...

4 Nutrition Tips to Improve Your Golf Game

Diet and nutrition is usually something that gets discussed in the context of bodybuilding or high intensity sports, but did you know that it actually...

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