What is the benefit of exercise before breakfast?

What is the benefit of exercise before breakfast?

It is an alternative for early risers or people who have to work later: they can exercise before breakfast. According to a study, this is supposed to burn excess fat remarkably quickly and effectively. But is that really true? Is exercise before breakfast advisable?

How effective is carb cycling for athletes?

How effective is carb cycling for athletes?

Once the favorite diet of bodybuilders, carb cycling has long since conquered all areas of fitness. The cyclical carbohydrate intake depends entirely on your activity. On intensive training days, you eat more carbohydrates. On calmer days, you reduce your carbohydrate intake. But what are the 

Why the yo-yo effect ist bad for your muscles

Why the yo-yo effect ist bad for your muscles

If you don’t do anything about it, muscle mass decreases continuously from 30 onwards. The result is what is known as sarcopenia, a loss of muscle mass. A study shows that inactivity is bad for the muscles and the widespread yo-yo effect caused by many 

Bioactive substances for better fitness

Bioactive substances for better fitness

The more colorful the food on the plate, the better for our well-being. Provided, they are natural products. Bioactive substances shine in the colors red, yellow, blue, and violet. Although they are not essential for life, they strengthen our body and boost our fitness.

Everything but sugar – Sweet alternatives for athletes

Everything but sugar – Sweet alternatives for athletes

A hundred years ago, a luxury good, today, a product with a dubious reputation. Sugar is considered a sick, weak, and fattening agent. But, as so often in life, it depends on the amount. In small amounts, sugar can even boost athletic performance in the 

Berries are the perfect fitness food

Berries are the perfect fitness food

Hardly any other medicine can match the beneficial effects of tasty fruits. Researchers have discovered almost 100,000 healthy ingredients in fruit so far. Not only do they protect against many diseases, but they also keep us in top physical shape. Delicious berries, in particular, are