Why Carbs are your Best Friend

8684470001_16f53df740_qCarbohydrates…..aren’t they bad for us?  Fat-encouraging and useless?  Not healthy?

Consider this: athletes who eat too little carbohydrate feel needlessly fatigued due to glycogen depletion.  Afternoon sports are hard enough….why would you ever want to encourage a feeling of fatigue?  You wouldn’t, of course.

Want to read more?  Here’s recent article on carb-skimping athletes by renowned sports dietitian Nancy Clark:   NC%20CarbSkimpersMay14

 

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