Currently, the world population is approximately 7.5 billion people. Accounting for an average of about 3% of the population in any given country being vegetarian, we’re still looking at about 7.3 billion people to feed. Based on the Australian Dietary Guidelines, only 1 in 7 Australians meet the recommended intake of meat! The average Australian … More Meating demands – The search for sustainable protein sources.
Part 2 of the Barbell Brigade review as promised. I want to speak about training atmosphere/environment in this post. I believe a successful gym is built upon its members and the training atmosphere. Barbell Brigade has a truly unique training environment. When I first started training, I became addicted to the iron simply because the … More The Healthy Playbook U.S.A Tour – Barbell Brigade Visit Part 2 (REVIEW)
Hello Thp fam! I had the chance to visit Barbell Brigade in L.A. Barbell Brigade is pretty much my dream gym. Plenty of equipment, heaps of different barbells, lots of plates and a tonne of cool people. Barbell is definitely my vision of the perfect gym, nice loud music and raw weights with a long strip … More The Healthy Playbook U.S.A Tour – Barbell Brigade Visit Part 1 (REVIEW)
Reading Time: 4 mins You might think you’re pretty good at recognising what’s good or bad for your body. After all, it’s pretty simple – always aim for foods with as little processing as possible, aim for eating a few serves from each food group and, if you must, have the occasional treat. The Australian … More How Much Is Too Much? – “Just one more bite” Could Cause You A Whole Lifetime Of Strife.
Reading Time: 12 minutes I’m sure many of you have seen so many headlines out there saying that “supplements are a waste of money” and that they have no health benefits. Some even promote the fact that not only do they not work, they may be harmful to you. The truth is, many of these … More Should I Supplement? Or Is It A Waste Of Money?
Reading Time: 5 minutes The three hidden aspects of cellular aging and degenerative diseases include; Free Radicals Oxidative stress is one of the principle causes of aging and disease. Free radicals are molecular fragments, chemically speaking they are very damaging and reactive. Think of it as the sparks of a fireplace, if you don’t protect that … More The Three Hidden Killers That Could Be Reducing Your Life Span!
Reading Time: 4 minutes Everybody knows about the flea, you know that six-legged jumping bloodsucking insect. Anyway, this such insect can jump to heights of a double decker bus yet you can keep it in a jar without it jumping out. So on with the story, one day a scientist did an experiment with this … More What’s Stopping You From Reaching Your Goals? Are You Trapped By Fear?
Reading Time: 8 minutes We have all heard of the term; “you are what you eat” right? I’m sure we have, well it’s definitely true. There is absolute certainty that what we put into our bodies is exactly what we get. So how about you? Are you getting the right amount of nutrition you need … More How Much Nutrition Is Actually In Your Food? The Perfect Diet – Is It A Myth?
ALRIGHT, it’s been a long time coming for this post, a very long time so I’m going to skip all the details and post up the results 8 weeks of dieting took me from 84.2kg down to 79.9kg with the majority of my strength remaining the same if not stronger! I’ll let the pictures speak … More 8 Week Total Body Transformation Diary – Week 8 FINAL RESULTS!
Holy smokes, its week 7! This diet is flying by and its almost exam time at uni… This is when I’m going to have to start ordering mealpreps from my partner My Fitness Kitchn to help me with my diet because aint nobody got time to cook and shop and wash during exam season. 13/10/16 … More 8 Week Total Body Transformation Diary – Week 7