Exercise

What you need to eat after a workout

Often beginners to play sports focus only on the training and not paying proper attention to nutrition. In any sport involving physical activity healthy eating should become an integral part of the training process. If you do not pay due attention to diet, exercise can become inefficient. An important component of the diet of an athlete is eating immediately after training.

Why you need food after a workout?

After exercise, the body needs to be reinforced portions of proteins and carbohydrates. Protein is the building block for muscles, and carbohydrates are responsible for the replenishment of energy reserves of the body. In addition, carbohydrates trigger insulin production, which has an anabolic and anti-catabolic properties, and with his lack of is the destruction Continue reading

Chinese gymnastics tai Chi Chuan

Dear friends, at the opening ceremony of the Beijing Olympics, thousands of people played with the Chinese tai Chi. Traditional Chinese sport has gained popularity worldwide. Taijiquan is one of the types of Wushu. It not only improves health, but also prevents disease.

Taijiquan is one of the forms of Chinese Wushu fight. This sport includes elements of health, education, spiritual power and the regulation of the internal energy “qi”. The movements of Taijiquan are controlled by thought, are smooth and full of power.

56-year-old pensioner Zhang suffers from insomnia. Six months ago she began

to practise Taijiquan. Now her health is much improved. That’s what she said:

“For the treatment of insomnia Continue reading

Good NUTRITION and a HEALTHY lifestyle

Strike exercise on stress and obesity?

Bender: “Strike rally

off-road and sloppiness”

I. Ilf, E. Petrov,

“The Golden calf”, part 1, Chapter VI

If cage the elephant read the inscription

“Buffalo,” don’t believe your eyes.

Kozma Prutkov

As one of the epigraphs to this Chapter, the author has chosen to call famous literary character, which became a classic. Note that this character wanted one blow (the rally) to end immediately with two evils (road system and sloppiness). And we with you, dear reader, try one blow (physical activity) to end with two troubles: the impact of stress on the body and obesity (completeness).

The reader may recall that in previous chapters we have tried to overcome obesity by increasing physical activity and found that such attempts are usually unsuccessful.

However, even at the highest scientific level, one can often read Continue reading

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