Swap the Sports Gel for Chia Power

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With the amount of time I spend on my bike and on long runs, I tend to go through a good number of sports gels. And, believe you me, it's not because I love them so much, but I appreciate nutrition that's a cinch to carry and easy to ingest. Now, …
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Why the Walnut Is Uniquely Different (and Oh-So Healthy!)

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All men may be created equal, but all nuts are not. Packed with protein, fiber, antioxidants and minerals, tree nuts are a convenient source of healthy nutrition; but when it comes to plant-based omega-3 fatty acids, one nut stands alone: the English …
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Edamame Gets Exciting With This Spiced Up Edamame Recipe

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Last month, I completed my first half Ironman triathlon, and let me say, the training was tough, and the race itself was (AH-MAZING! but) no piece of cake, but you know what I might have found harder than anything else? Tapering. For a solid week, I …
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