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Excess Protein Intake Resources

Below are top resources on SparkPeople for Excess Protein Intake.

To Feel Fuller, Fill Up on Protein

A new study published in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition tested 19 subjects on three different diets. Researchers measured appetite, caloric intake, body weight, and fat mass, as well as blood measurements for insulin, leptin (the hormone...  Read more

5 Diet Mistakes That Derail Your Workouts

Your diet may be the missing link in your training plan. Here are some common nutrition mistakes that many athletes and exercise enthusiasts make that can negatively affect performance. (Don’t worry; we’ve got you covered with the solutio...  Read more

Cut Calories Without Dieting

The word "diet" doesn’t always mean eating less to lose weight—although that’s what we commonly associate it with today. Someone "on a diet" is trying to eat less, or stop eating sweets to fit into a smaller pant...  Read more

How Much Protein Do I Really Need?

These days, protein is a powerful word. So powerful that more and more food companies are boasting about the protein content of their foods and manufacturing newer protein-rich products to meet our demands for the essential nutrient. Why? Ask the ave...  Read more

3 Reasons Why You're Not Losing Weight

You've been sticking faithfully to your calorie range and exercise plans for awhile now, but you're not seeing the results you want on your scale. Meanwhile, your weight -loss buddy is happily watching the pounds melt away week after week. No...  Read more

looking for a protein that will help to lose weigh
Updated 10/8/2015 7:34:39 PM

looking for a protein that will help to lose weight. any suggestions...  Read more

ok what is the best protein to buy? N pointers lik
Updated 10/8/2015 5:52:46 PM

ok what is the best protein to buy? N pointers like where to buy it and how much to use wpulf be greatly appreciated!!! big thanx to everyone for your help when i make a post.. ur guys suggestions and comments have been very helpful and encouraging!...  Read more

why do people use protein powder?
Updated 10/8/2015 3:59:18 PM

why do people use protein powder?...  Read more

Any recommendations for protein powder? Preferably
Updated 10/8/2015 12:13:08 AM

Any recommendations for protein powder? Preferably one that is easy to get my hands on (like at Walmart). I'm looking for something without artificial sweetener. Thanks!...  Read more

my calorie intake is from 1,500-1,800 .. I was sli
Updated 10/7/2015 4:09:03 PM

my calorie intake is from 1,500-1,800 .. I was slightly above the 1,500. I was asked since I was done registering my cal intake for the day it came back as over. Can someone please explain this to me....  Read more

Protein Powder

Adding Protein Powder to water, milk, or juice can really aid your protein intake, give you energy, and jump start your day....  Read more

Increase your protein intake

For women, increase your protein intake to 75 - 100 grams a day to break thru a plateau. I was eating in the low 60's and had been at a plateau for 2 months. I increased my protein intake to this level and started losing again....  Read more

Living Low Carb (Atkins and other Plans)

We will discuss low carb lifestyles (including Atkins,Protein Power, South Beach and other doctor-recommended low carb plans), trade low carb recipes and team up to do this together!...  Read more

You Asked: Can You Really Eat Too Much Protein?

For a healthy adult, eating more protein than your recommended daily range once a week or so won't have any major impact on your long-term health or weight loss (assuming you still eat approximately the same amount of calories for the day). Based...  Read more

You Asked: What is the Difference between Simple Carbohydrates and Complex Carbohydrates?

Simple carbohydrates are composed of one or two sugar units that are broken down and digested quickly, which can leave you feeling tired, hungry, and craving more sugar shortly after you’ve eaten. Recent research has shown that certain simple c...  Read more