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Brown rice protein delivers comparable results to whey, study finds
For decades, dairy-derived whey protein has reigned supreme as the standard by which all other protein is measured. It has, therefore, become a supplement staple in the cupboards of anyone who is serious about adding muscle, or for athletes who want to optimise recovery. However, a study conducted on... Read more
UP’s SEMLI launches research study on returning to sport after COVID-19
The Sport, Exercise Medicine and Lifestyle Institute (SEMLI) at the University of Pretoria (UP) in association with the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Research Centre of South Africa have launched a study on the effects of COVID-19 and other respiratory infections on athletes returning to training and competition. The Athletes... Read more
Scientific support for intermittent fasting grows
Intermittent fasting is a dietary approach that continues to grow in popularity for its effectiveness in weight loss and health improvement. A growing body of scientific evidence suggests that intermittent fasting can reduce a person’s risk of chronic lifestyle diseases such as insulin resistance, diabetes and cardiovascular disease, and... Read more