Understanding Food Labels

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Understanding Food Labels As previously discussed in various articles located under the Getting Started section of our website, there are seven fundamental key fitness components that are necessary to achieve good overall health, fitness and mental well-being. The seven key primary fitness components are as follows: Cardiovascular/Aerobic Conditioning Strength Training and Muscular Development Stretching – Muscles,…

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Nutritional Supplements

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Dietary and Nutritional Supplements One aspect of building lean muscle mass and physical strength that is often overlooked is the potential to complement your nutritional dietary intake with supplements.  Although nutritional supplements are not necessary for all individuals that regularly strength train, it is our belief that most individuals do not consume, on a daily basis, the…

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Health and Nutrition

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Health and Nutrition The American Heritage Science Dictionary defines nutrition as the process by which living organisms obtain food and use it for growth, metabolism, and repair. The stages of nutrition include ingestion, digestion, absorption, transport, assimilation, and excretion. This is a very accurate description defining the role nutrition plays in the human body. While the…

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