5 Ways to Avoid Overtraining with Nutrition

5 Ways to Avoid Overtraining with Nutrition

Overtraining is the result of not taking certain cues from your body and an inattention to proper nutrition. This is usually the case when an athlete has the discipline, drive, ...

The Ethical, Health and Financial Aspects of Eating Paleo

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http://youtu.be/826HMLoiE_o The oldest homosapien is now thought to have lived 340,000 years ago. For our entire existence, we have killed and consumed animals in the wild, just like other omnivores ...
The Navy Seal Workout

The Navy Seal Workout

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http://youtu.be/IPMtMaUoLkA Every summer when I was living in southern California, I would do the Navy Seal training program when the ocean got warm enough to swim. This involved running, swimming, ...
Does Supplemental Glutamine Increase Muscle Recovery?

Does Supplemental Glutamine Increase Muscle Recovery?

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Reader Question How much glutamine should I take? This is usually the first question I get without any questions regarding if it works or not. First let's take a look ...
Runner's Nausea: Not enough fuel?

Runner’s Nausea: Not enough fuel?

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A common complaint that can occur when running long distance is nausea. It's not uncommon, but if it is a persistent problem then there is something being consistently done wrong ...
Should Athletes Go Gluten Free?

Should Athletes Go Gluten Free?

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Gluten is a hard-to-digest protein found in many whole grains and cereals – and is often hidden in processed foods as binders, starch and fillers. A 2009 study from Gastroenterology comparing the ...
Fermented Electrolyte Drinks for Recovery

Fermented Electrolyte Drinks for Recovery

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Everything ferments. Whether it’s fruit, vegetables, grains, milk or meat, bacteria will be attracted to it and begin to feast. The trick is to set up the environment for the ...

The Best Workout Program for Basketball

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Basketball has become a sport where the biggest and strongest also move the fastest. You need to be able to sprint at a moments notice, squat, jump, pass, all while ...

Organic, Chemical and Wild Plants

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The difference between a wild plant and a domestic plant, is the same difference between a wolf's eyes and a dog's eyes. Much like organic agriculture, our body works more ...
Bodyweight Program for Wrestling

Bodyweight Program for Wrestling

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#1 Power Workout  10 Plyometric Pushups 20 Box jumps (something 24 inch high) 10 *Burpee to Pull-ups Perform as many rounds as possible in 10 minutes. Rest only as needed in-between rounds ...
Estrogen, Candida and the Female Athlete

Estrogen, Candida and the Female Athlete

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At The Health Beat, I am very conscious of the future health of an athlete. It is a myth that since an athlete exercises daily, it enables he or she to ...
The Health Beat Diet

The Health Beat Diet

What is the Health Beat Diet? There was a time period during the short Mesolithic bridge between the late Paleolithic period and the beginning of the agricultural Neolithic age. The ...