Do you get enough sleep? How about water?

Water and Sleep are two super important and most commonly neglected aspects of improving health, body composition and performance. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Did you know 60% of your body is water? Crazy when you think of it like that. Puts it into perspective a bit… maybes it’s more important than you realized. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Studies show lack ofContinue reading Do you get enough sleep? How about water?

Part 2 of does dieting damage my metabolism?

If you read last weeks article of does dieting damage my metabolism, you will know that  no, losing weight doesn’t “damage” my metabolism.  Losing weight, and keeping it off, is accompanied by adaptive metabolic, neuroendocrine, autonomic, and other changes. These changes mean that we expend less energy — around 5-10 percent less (or up to 15Continue reading Part 2 of does dieting damage my metabolism?

Ever wonder how caffeine works in your body?

From your biology class in high school… do you remember adenosine??Adenosine is one of the best-known sleep-regulating molecules. Located in your central nervous system, it helps get you sleepy as the day winds down, among other effects. In the brain, there’s a receptor that, when its received – the molecule adenosine, causes you to relax.Continue reading Ever wonder how caffeine works in your body?