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Cheat Meals: Yay or Nay?
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Cheat Meals: Yay or Nay?

Imagine a big greasy cheeseburger, salty hot fries, and a sweet cold strawberry milkshake to wash it all down sitting right in front of you. Run away as fast as you can? Unhealthy, bad for you, heart-disease causing are thoughts that come to mind?     Sure, after repetitive intake […]

3 Key Tips To Avoiding Post-Run Hunger
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3 Key Tips To Avoiding Post-Run Hunger

Ever had that post-run feeling where you just want to eat everything in the pantry? That feeling is your body’s way of telling that it needs to be fed. If you’re not careful though, you might throw all your progress out the window by giving in and eating too much. […]

The Physiological Benefits Of Cheat Meals
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The Physiological Benefits Of Cheat Meals

Aside from the mental and social aspects of cheat meals, there are actual biological and physiological benefits seen. Consuming these foods actually affects Leptin, a hormone that is produced by adipose tissue and is involved in the regulation of appetite in the body (acts as an appetite suppressant). When an […]