Performance Nutrition Articles

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

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How I Stumbled Upon the Ultimate, Science-Backed Bedtime Snack for Better Sleep and More Muscle

Most people love a late-night snack. The problem is, we often default to something like a bag of Doritos or a pint of Ben & Jerry's for our nighttime ...

The 44-Cent Halftime Snack That Powers Duke Basketball

The Duke men's basketball team didn't go all the way this year, but there's no denying it was another remarkable run. They've now advanced to the NCAA...

Feed the Beasts: Nutrition Strategies That Power Duke Basketball

Duke is college basketball royalty. The Blue Devils have missed the big dance just once since 1983, racking up five national titles during that spa...

The Superfood Diet That Helps Antonio Brown Devour Defenses

*This article first appeared on STACK in November 2017* When Antonio Brown began posting photos of his meals on Instagram several months ago, I too...

Are You a Teen Athlete Looking For an Edge? Try Eating Twice Before Lunch

Nutrition is a weapon. Most young athletes don't realize this. They put in the hard work—they lift, they run, they practice. But the reality is e...

This Company Created the First Nutrition Bar Formulated Specifically for Youth Athletes

Youth sports are more hectic than ever. Simply getting kids to the never-ending parade of practices, games and tournaments on time can be a big cha...

Are Goldfish Healthy?

Goldfish are as American as apple pie. Introduced by Pepperidge Farm in 1962, the fish-shaped cheese crackers have stood the test of time. Perhaps ...

Is LaCroix Actually Healthy?

If you're reading this, it's probably because you're currently obsessed with LaCroix. You're not alone. A brand of flavored sparkling waters that h...

How Connor Davis Added a Foot to His Broad Jump and Catapulted Himself Into a Pro Football Career

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Here's What a Full Day of LeBron's Meals and Snacks Look Like

LeBron James' body has gone through some serious changes over his 15 years (and counting) in the NBA. During the twilight of his first stint in Cle...

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