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Protein Resources

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How to Choose the Best Protein Powder

Protein supplements are popular among casual exercisers, serious bodybuilders, dieters and even non-exercisers for many reasons. Most people know that protein is an essential nutrient for overall health that helps promote fullness and also plays...  Read more

How Much Protein Do I Really Need?

These days, protein is a powerful word. So powerful that more and more food companies are boasting about the protein content of their foods and manufacturing newer protein-rich products to meet our demands for the essential nutrient. Why? Ask the ave...  Read more

19 Portable Protein-Packed Snacks

When you need some protein in a pinch, these grab-and-go snacks will do the trick! All of these filling options are easily transportable for a quick energy boost, anytime and anywhere. Whether you prefer sweet, savory, light or hearty, there's a...  Read more

10 Perfect Protein Powder Recipes

Protein is an important component of any diet for satiety, muscle repair, and generating hormones and enzymes. Need a protein pick-me-up? These filling recipes are great for refueling after a workout--or anytime!    ...  Read more

9 Real-Food High-Protein Snacks

Protein is one of those “magic” nutrients—the kind that can help you stay full and satisfied, even when you’re watching calories and portion sizes. If you’re struggling to meet your daily protein goals, adding real-food,...  Read more

CARBS - ANY IDEAS ON MORE PROTEIN
Updated 8/26/2015 5:03:09 PM

Hi everyone Well I wanted to see if anyone had suggestions ..it seems my carbs are always on the high end (I eat good carbs) but I would like to balance it out with protein any quick snack or dinner ideas to include for more protein ....  Read more

Anyone else prefer their protein shake with milk i
Updated 8/26/2015 10:36:16 AM

Anyone else prefer their protein shake with milk instead of water? Or just a glass of cold milk after a run/workout....  Read more

Any Ideas for breakfast with lots of protein? (Ple
Updated 8/26/2015 9:03:41 PM

Any Ideas for breakfast with lots of protein? (Please don't say peanut butter as it is a trigger food and I eat whole jars at once!!) thanks...  Read more

Anyone trying a low carb, high protein diet? Just
Updated 8/25/2015 8:40:21 PM

Anyone trying a low carb, high protein diet? Just wandering how many grams of carbs, protein, and fat to aim for....  Read more

Hi can someone help me with protein diet please. I
Updated 8/25/2015 6:22:58 AM

Hi can someone help me with protein diet please. I'm really overweight I stay vey low all times I need help...  Read more

Protein Powder

Adding Protein Powder to water, milk, or juice can really aid your protein intake, give you energy, and jump start your day....  Read more

don't be caught without a snack

Carry a protein bar to stave off hunger. Or if you can, a protein drink....  Read more

Living Low Carb (Atkins and other Plans)

We will discuss low carb lifestyles (including Atkins,Protein Power, South Beach and other doctor-recommended low carb plans), trade low carb recipes and team up to do this together!...  Read more

3 'Pure Protein' Products Worth Trying

Protein is an important part of any healthy diet and has been shown to help you feel full longer. But some of the best sources of protein like eggs, chicken and milk aren't easy to carry with you on the go. And having a healthy, protein-pack...  Read more

Food on the Run: Quiznos

Thank you for your continued interest in the Food on the Run series.Because of your suggestions, this week we take a look at Quiznos.Our goal remains to highlight healthier menu items that are around 250 calories and less than 10 grams of fat per ser...  Read more

Protein, protein, protein

Can you guess what is on my mind? It seems over the last few weeks I have gotten away from concentrating on eating my protein first. This resulted in the scale staying in the same spot for almost a month. NOT COOL! Yesterday I refocused and plann...  Read more

Protein, Protein, Protein and CleanER Eating!

Since I injured my quadriceps in my left leg, Iíve been really focused on loading up on protein. I know that protein helps to rebuild the muscles, so Iíve been aiming for 85-90 grams/day. Prior to this, I was feeling pretty good about my protein in...  Read more