Does Alcohol Increase Appetite?

Introduction Does drinking alcohol affect appetite in anyway? As alcohol contains calories, one may assume that it should reduce appetite, if it affects it at all. Many people, speaking from personal experience, can attest to the fact that alcohol does not decrease subsequent food intake, and often leads one to overeat. Do studies agree with [...]

By | 2020-04-23T22:56:28+00:00 August 30th, 2018|Articles, Nutrition|0 Comments

Does Vinegar Help with Weight Loss?

Introduction Apple cider vinegar has many health benefits. In a previous article I discussed the role that apple cider vinegar can play in diabetes management. Apple cider vinegar may also help with weight loss. Although there are not many studies on this topic, scientists believe they know the mechanism through which vinegar can help with [...]

By | 2018-07-21T18:56:04+00:00 August 20th, 2018|Articles, Nutrition, Weight Loss|0 Comments

10 Things Every Beginner Should Know About Building Muscle

Introduction Knowledge is power. I’m sure you’ve heard that phrase before. This couldn’t ring more true when it comes to building a lean and muscular physique. The last thing that you want to happen is that you spend a ton of time and money in the gym and get sub par results. The best way [...]

How Much Protein Do You Need To Eat Everyday To Build Muscle

Introduction When it comes to building a lean, muscular physique, protein is one of the most important macronutrients to making this a reality. Muscle cells contain protein filaments of actin and myosin that slide past one another, producing a contraction that changes both the length and the shape of the cell. What this means is [...]

By | 2018-07-13T13:26:47+00:00 July 23rd, 2018|Articles, Build Muscle, Nutrition|0 Comments

Can Drinking Water Raise Your Metabolism and Lead to Weight Loss?

Introduction Can drinking water play a role in weight loss? I previously discussed the role that water can have in reducing appetite when drank before or during a meal. Can water also play a role in raising the body’s metabolism thus helping burn more calories at rest? Most studies in overweight and normal weight subjects [...]

By | 2018-07-13T13:26:58+00:00 July 18th, 2018|Articles, Nutrition, Weight Loss|0 Comments

Can Apple Cider Vinegar Control Blood Sugar in Diabetics?

Introduction The use of vinegar for medicinal purposes goes back over 10,000 years ago to ancient Greece (1). The famous Greek philosopher Hippocrates advised using vinegar to help clean ulcerations and sores. As time went on vinegar has proven to be just as beneficial, if not more so, than previously thought. The health benefits of [...]

By | 2018-07-13T13:27:09+00:00 July 16th, 2018|Articles, Nutrition, Supplements, Weight Loss|0 Comments

What Are Glucose Disposal Agents And How Do They Work? Prevent Carbs From Getting You Fat.

Introduction When it comes to getting lean while dieting or trying to stay lean while building muscle, manipulating your carbohydrate intake usually plays a major role in your success. Unless you are part of the 1% of the population with exceptional genetics, odds are you will have to pay attention to your carbohydrate intake to [...]

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