Category Archives: Metabolism

Super Foods For Endurance

Great stuff today from Active.com with their top 10 super foods for endurance athletes that should be staples in your diet.

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Irisin Hormone = Exercise In A Pill?

Via Katherine Harmon of Scientific American – Hormones aren’t just for sex—they help control everything from the times when we feel hungry to the timing of our heart beats. Dozens have been described, but there is now a new one … Continue reading

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Metabolism 101

Great stuff on this from Dr. Mark Cheng at BeachBody – The human metabolic process is broken down into two parts: catabolism and anabolism. Catabolism is the “burning” or digesting of food or fuel sources to provide cells with energy. … Continue reading

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