What is the best source of energy for muscles and brain? Carbs, carbs and more carbs! Although fats and proteins can also supply the body with energy, but in the body they are designed for other functions and how energy sources are not as effective compared to carbohydrates. Carbohydrates serve as fuel source for the brain and muscles. The body can
“burn” carbohydrates quickly and with very high efficiency.
What are carbohydrates?
Simple carbohydrates are a group of products containing sugar. Complex carbohydrates – a group of foods containing starch.
Simple carbohydrates found in chocolate, fruits, sugar, jam, honey, etc. They can just a few minutes “to enter the blood stream”, providing you with a “quick energy”.
Your body instantly responds to a rapid rise in blood sugar by releasing insulin, which helps cells “pick up” from the blood of excess sugar. As a result, the blood sugar is rapidly decreasing Continue reading
There are so many beautiful kinds of sport, physical development and health improvement. And if you have the desire to do them, to strengthen their health, to keep fit, you can always find a nice and effective form of exercise, it would be this desire. Swimming — one of the most enjoyable and effective workouts! About swimming let’s talk more, because not everyone understands its benefits fully and strongly underestimate the possibilities of training in the pool.
In addition, swimming or water aerobics is highly recommended by
specialists as an additional workout to the so-called “dry” fitness stress (yoga, Pilates, aerobics, dancing, exercising at the gym). This combination increases the impact of any training at times. Including, symbiosis dry loads with swimming useful for those who aims Continue reading
For a long time already for anybody not a secret formula, a slim and toned figure: physical activity + healthy eating. However, not everyone can find the additional funds and time to visit the gym, besides there are people who are ashamed to do in public. The solution in this situation – the purchase of equipment for home.
There are a large number of home fitness equipment, one of the most
popular is the elliptical trainer.
It combines simultaneously two types of cardio: treadmill and stepper, whereby during practice at the sports projectile utilizes all the major muscle groups, strengthens the respiratory, cardiovascular system, increases endurance.
Today on the market of sports equipment presents three types of ellipsoids:
1) mechanical . Do not require any additional power source, less popular and lower Continue reading