By Gabe Sanders PhD, NSCA-CSCS Foods low on the glycemic index are often healthier because they regulate your blood sugar to a greater extent than foods high on the glycemic index.
By Jonathon Stavres MS, ACSM-EP-C Lean mass is thermogenic, which means that it burns energy during rest. Therefore, increases in lean mass may increase resting metabolic rate, which is a major component of weight management.
By Jonathon Stavres MS, ACSM-EP-C Research has shown that the more interesting and fun your fitness program is to you; the more effective it will be and the better you will adhere to it.
Jonathon Stavres, PhD, ACSM- E.P.-C. In order to lose weight, calorie expenditure has to outweigh calorie consumption. This is why we must not exercise to eat but instead exercise and eat to live well.