Tag Archives: Protein

It’s Official: Hemp Seed Is The Most Gut-Friendly Protein Powder You Can Buy

If you’ve ever been in the market for protein powder, you would know that navigating your way through all the different types out there can be an absolute minefield. Not only do you have to consider things like taste and texture, above all, ingredients and nutritional profile can also be an automatic deal-breaker. Those with… Read More »

Some New Concerns About Protein

In a mature adult eating protein without exercising will not add to muscle mass. This has been proven. Now there are new concerns about protein.   A large observational study showed that a high intake of protein from meat including processed meat and poultry is associated with an increased risk of dying prematurely of cardiovascular… Read More »

A High Protein Reduced Calorie Diet Helps Older People Lose Weight Safely

According to results from a randomized controlled trial, a high protein reduced calorie diet can help older obese individuals lose more weight and “bad” fat, while maintaining muscle mass and improving bone quality.[1] Geriatricians have struggled with safe weight loss recommendations for the elderly due to the muscle and bone loss that can result from… Read More »

7 Veggie Protein Breakfast Ideas

Contributed by Kate Harveston, Health & Lifestyle Journalist Whether you adhere to a plant-based diet or an omnivorous one, you probably know the importance of a protein-packed breakfast. By starting your day with a dose of protein, you give yourself a sustainable source of energy that will last you through lunch. To that end, you… Read More »

How these 10 healthy Instagrammers get enough protein – even the vegans

New research has found nine in ten of us are conscious of getting enough protein – these healthy Instagrammers reveal exactly how they get theirs  How important is protein really? From a pescetarian yogi to the strongest woman in Britain, we spoke to your favourite female Instagrammers from across the health and fitness world to find… Read More »