Muscle vs. Fat: What’s The Difference?

Muscle vs. Fat: What’s The Difference?

Which weighs more, muscle or fat? If you answered “they weigh the same”, you are correct. The difference is that muscle is denser so it takes up less space. To put it another way, if you gained 5 pounds of muscle and lost 5 pounds of fat, your body weight would stay...
Benefits Of Supplementing With Creatine

Benefits Of Supplementing With Creatine

What Is Creatine? Creatine is an amino acid (amino acids are the building blocks of protein) which is made in the body by the liver and kidneys and is derived by supplementation or from foods like wild game, fish such as tuna and salmon, chicken and lean red meat....
How To Lose Fat Not Muscle

How To Lose Fat Not Muscle

Your body has the ability to “catabolize”, or break down and use your muscle tissue for energy if your glycogen stores are depleted and no glucose is available. If you are trying to lose body fat AND build lean muscle simultaneously, you obviously want to avoid this....
The Benefits Of Whey Protein

The Benefits Of Whey Protein

When it comes to protein powder, all are certainly not created equal. In the world of strength training, whey is king. Whey protein supplementation combined with strength training improves muscle protein synthesis and promotes the growth of lean muscle tissue. But...