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Fun fact about protein


Thursday, May 09, 2013

Did you know your body can only absorb about 20 grams of protein at a time? The rest just goes right on through (lol). So it's much better and more effective to eat your protein in smaller doses throughout the day rather than all at one time.

(Still reading the "Nutrition" chapter of "Rowing Faster" haha)
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CBLENS 5/9/2013 6:17PM

    did not know this.

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SUGIRL06 5/9/2013 12:16PM

    It depends on your body size but that is basically right! That is why I always wonder at the people who try to get like 150g a day. How often do they eat??
~Ang

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LAVENDERLILY 5/9/2013 12:09PM

    Thanks for the information. I was not aware of this.

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RENATA144 5/9/2013 11:17AM

  Thank you for this info !

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AKATHLEEN54 5/9/2013 11:03AM

    Good to know!! thanks emoticon

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