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7 Must-Have Superfoods to Supercharge Your Smoothie (Interview with Emily von Euw Part 2)

Breakfast is super important – fuelling ourselves properly makes us more productive and efficient at work and gives us the energy to get going throughout the day. But, there are some days when you just don’t want to cook breakfast (neither does your cat or lover.) You just haven’t got time to sit down in the morning… but you don’t want your six-pack to suffer. That’s why we love smoothies ...

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5 Easy Tips to Make a Super Smoothie and Lose Weight in 10 minutes (Interview with Emily von Euw Part 1)

Almost all of you know that eating more greens are better for you, and almost all of you could probably use more greens in your diet. But just because you know that greens are good for you does not necessarily mean that you'll actually eat the kale. As  a matter of fact, you may reach out for that fat-laden cheese dish, rather that same old boring kale salad (Really?) Even that picture of ...

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Interview with Doug Graham – 80/10/10: One Simple Tactic to Stop Food Cravings, Without Starving or Over-Exercising (Part 4)

Last time around, we talked about the best foods to boost athletic performance, how to cut down fat and recover twice as fast from workouts, and why it is impossible to get too much sugar from fruit. Today, I'd like to dive deeper into the topic that many people dread: Cravings. Yes, we have a love/hate relationship with cravings ... Many of you feel so guilty craving naughty foods (deep ...

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Interview with Colleen Patrick Goudreau – Veganism: An Unhealthy Fad or A Sustainable Healthy Diet? What about ex-vegans?

Last time around, we talked about how to transition into a plant-based diet with acclaimed speaker and author Colleen Patrick-Goudreau. Right after we published that long-awaited article on where you get your protein and calcium on a plant-based diet, the next questions became: “What about ex-vegans who came out and said that veganism made them sick?” “Isn’t veganism too extreme?” “How ...

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80/10/10: Best Foods to Boost Energy and Athletic Performance? (Part 3)

One of the many benefits of a multi-part series  like this is that I can drive you crazy – or at least make you keep reading – by withholding key information until the end. In this case, though, I’m going to do something even better and give away some of it here in Part 3,  some of it in Part 4, before the conclusion to the series in Part 5. Talk about foreplay ;) This time around, we’re ...

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How to Satisfy Your Cravings on a Healthy Plant-Based Diet

Wait, why would you ever want to do this? Cut down meat? Forget it. “Where do you get your protein and calcium? ” “What about… cheese?” “YOU NEED MORE MEAT!” Isn’t a plant-based diet the equivalent of unhealthy extremism and deprivation (i.e. just a few steamed peas for dinner?) No. There are plenty of reasons why you’d want to give plant-based diet, or even a mostly ...

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80/10/10: Cut Down Fat and Recover Twice as Fast from Workouts? (Part 2)

As the Woodstock Fruit Festival is going on in New York, you may wonder... aren't people who only eat raw fruit and greens extremists? How can you survive, let alone thrive and be a top athlete, just on raw fruit and vegetables alone (a.k.a. are you nutters?) If you are still reading, chances are you may wonder: Isn't fruit sugar bad for you?  Isn't fruit going to worsen ...

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80/10/10: The Hottest and Most Overlooked Diet For Athletes? (Part 1)

Maybe you’re constipated going on a high fat diet (too much animal protein, my friend). Maybe you’ve tried veganism, or even raw veganism, and you didn’t stick with it. Maybe you got fat being vegan. Maybe you just want to recover faster from your grueling workout, and burn more fat. What if there’s a simple, easy solution to all of the above? While almost every magazine out there ...

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