Powerhouses

Mitochondria are called the “powerhouses” of our cells. They provide our body’s energy needs from food constituents and help to regulate metabolism. You can maximize their energy production and capacity by increasing aerobic exercise or higher rep resistance training (12+ reps or circuit training). High intensity exercise, at about 80% of you MHR (Maximum Heart … Continue reading Powerhouses

Recovery

Exercise is said to be the best way to lose the most weight. This would mean that a person burns more calories in one hour than they would for the next 23. In actuality exercise is the stimulus the body requires to improve metabolism. During exercise we increase demands on our muscles, temporarily damaging them … Continue reading Recovery