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The following is a excerpt from a publication titled: "Analyzing Sports Drinks: Carbohydrate or Electrolyte Replacement", by sports nutritionist, Nina Anderson (SPN) of Safe Goods Publishing. For additional information on this topic, visit our website to reference the full publication. Sports drinks are everywhere today, being consumed in the workplace, at home, and in the car as well as before, during, and after exercise. They are outperforming other beverage segments as more choices are being offered each day. Electrolyte Replacement Drinks Versus Carbohydrate Replacement Drinks Several types of sports drinks are on the market: a) electrolyte replacement drinks, b) car- bohydrate replacement drinks, c) combination drinks of electrolytes and carbohydrates d) alkalizing waters. While there may be a place for all... Continue Reading →
We Know Electrolytes Are Important for Hydration, But Why? Your body is a complex and carefully-balanced superhighway of cells, tissues, and fluids that, almost every second, directs an incomprehensible array of electrical impulses. This is only possible because those cells, tissues, and fluids thrive in a homeostatic environment where they conduct electricity well enough to carry the signals to their intended destinations. What Are Electrolytes? Electrolyte is a “medical/scientific” term for mineral salts, specifically ions. Electrolytes are the spark that keeps our body running. They are necessary for life. They are important because they are what your cells (especially nerve, heart, muscle) use to maintain voltages across their cell membranes and to carry electrical impulses (nerve impulses, muscle contractions) across... Continue Reading →
The following review was reposted from IRONMAN Foundation - Newton Running Ambassador Triathlon Team (#TriTeamForGood),Triathlete Ken Chin on his blog http://darevoluchin.blogspot.com/2015/01/enduropacks.html. When it comes to almost everything I get into in life, I can be quite obsessive. When it comes to my health, I've become more protective of my body and the items that I put in it. I read labels closely and do a lot of research. The least amount of ingredients typically is my go-to. Make them organic, or at least non-GMO, HUGE BONUS!Without diving TOO far into the details, I had some blood work and saliva tests last year when I went to a naturopathic physician. I wanted to discuss options that could get me OFF my... Continue Reading →