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Are Grape-Nuts Actually Healthy?

Starting your day off with a nutritious breakfast sets you up for greatness. You'll feel more energized, alert and engaged as you make your way throug...

Is Popcorn Actually Healthy?

Popcorn is an all-American snack. We eat it everywhere—the movies, ballgames, amusement parks, carnivals, even our own living rooms. Americans ea...

Nutrition Experts Selected the Best Diet, And You've Probably Never Heard Of It

The best diet isn't paleo. Nor is it vegetarianism. It's not Weight Watchers, South Beach, Atkins or going vegan, either. Nope, according to a ...

How to Fuel Your Body Before and After a Workout With Food, Not Supplements

My brother used to refer to himself as a well-oiled machine. I never really understood what he was talking about until I started to learn about the...

Are Anti-Nutrients Robbing You of the Vitamins and Minerals You Need?

Anti-nutrients. That word alone is enough to inspire fear in any person who cares about what they put inside their body. Nutrients are defined as "...

The New Food Guidelines for Athletes

The recent USDA dietary guidelines for healthy eating are already mired in controversy. In only a week, there has been an outcry from nutrition scient...

We Ranked The Top 10 Best-Selling Breakfast Cereals Based On Their Nutrition

For millions of Americans, cereal is a necessary part of their morning routine. It's fast, it's easy and it tastes good. For many, the question...

The Grain Guide: How and Why to Use 8 Healthy Whole Grains

Healthy grains are the new big trend. Nowadays, white rice and white bread are being overlooked in favor of healthier options. And don't expect th...

7 Foods That Are Ruining Your Workouts

Fueling up before a game, practice or workout can take your performance to the next level, provided you're loading the right stuff onto your plate...

Hydration: Follow the Rules That Help Your Performance

Conventional training wisdom has taught us the importance of proper hydration. (Get STACK's All-Day Hydration Game Plan.) Both endur...

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