Blogs about Nutrition

Thursday, June 13, 2013 • Sunnyvale, TX 75182
The Balance Guy
Today I have a gift for you, a sneak peek at something my friends at Precision Nutrition have been working on for some time now, something new and exceptionally cool . . . It's a 5-day video course: Precision Nutrition for Fat Loss. And the best part? It's TOTALLY FREE. This course is better than 90% of the seminars I've ever attended on the subjects of exercise and nutrition. To check out the free course, just click the link below. ---> Free Video Course on Fat Loss for Women
Thursday, June 13, 2013 • Sunnyvale, TX 75182
The Balance Guy
How to fix a broken diet: 3 ways to get your eating on track http://t.co/uD9W5qvhqX via @sharethis
Wednesday, June 12, 2013 • Sunnyvale, TX 75182
The Balance Guy
 Like to get your exercise over and done with before your body wakes up and realizes what you are doing? Hey been there. But according to Javier Gonzalez Ph. D. you don't need to eat beforehand. People who skipped breakfast and trained in the morning burned 20% more body fat than when they preceded their training with food. "After an overnight fast, your blood has a high concentration of fatty acids that can be used for fuel" said Javier Gonzalez Ph. D.
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 • Sunnyvale, TX 75182
The Balance Guy
 We need to bust myths because of all the noise and confusion of what is good or bad for you. Here are my top 3. 1. Energy drinks are less harmful than soda- A 16-ounce can of Red Bull or Monster delivers as much as 280 calories of pure sugar, which is about 80 calories more than you’d find in a 16-ounce cup of Pepsi. Wow.
Friday, June 07, 2013 • Sunnyvale, TX 75182
The Balance Guy
 We all need a certain amount to build muscle, loss fat and recover from our trainings. Men's Health just published a blog called the '10 best protein sources. They are 1. Whole eggs 2. Wild salmon. 3. Cottage cheese. 4. Beef. 5. Greek yogurt. 6. Sardines. 7. Whey protein. 8. Poultry (chicken, turkey, etc). 9. Nuts. 10. Quinoa. What is your go to source? Mine is chicken 
Tuesday, June 04, 2013 • San Jose, CA 95111-1546
Wendi's World Blog
Bullying has evolved to dangerous levels for kids. The most recent method of bullying is taking place against kids that can become severly sick or even die from anaphylaxis due to food allergies.   Please click on the 30 second clip or the full PSA (1:33 minutes) for more information.  This is especially helpful for those of you who have children or careers where you work with children.
Monday, June 03, 2013 • Sunnyvale, TX 75182
The Balance Guy
 Eat your carbohydrates later in the evening , not first thing in the morning. We have all been told that eating our carbs early in the day because that is when we are most likely to "use" them rather store them. Otherwise called insulin sensitivity.
Wednesday, May 29, 2013 • Sunnyvale, TX 75182
The Balance Guy
Avoid TRANS FATS at all cost. Eating just a tiny amount of this ingredient can increase your risk of heart disease and promote accumulation of visceral(located inside the abdominal cavity, packed between the organs ) fat – a dangerous kind of belly fat that’s almost impossible to get rid of.
Tuesday, May 28, 2013 • Sunnyvale, TX 75182
The Balance Guy
 Men's Health came up with a list( yeah that is their thing because men have a short attention span) with foods that make you happy, healthy and help you live longer. Thought I would share. Introduce these to your pantry ASAP.