Meest recente aflevering 214. Lydia Nader RD on the Biggest Nutrition Myths and Half-Truths for Runners
Registered Dietitian Lydia Nader works with runners around the country to optimize their nutrition and reach their goals. In this episode, she quizzes Jason on popular nutrition myths that runners may believe.
Lydia Nader is a Registered Dietitian with a graduate degree in nutrition and wellness. She coaches athletes on how to optimize their nutrition. She’s a volunteer coach for Girls on the Run and has completed an ultramarathon, and numerous marathons. Lydia's areas of interest include weight loss, body composition changes, and female health such as amenorrhea and RED-S.
Lydia was also the Endeavorun running retreat’s nutritionist, helping us eat great for the 4 day retreat last month in Boulder. During that retreat she gave a presentation on 10 of the most popular ideas in sports nutrition that we may have to rethink. This episode includes many of those ideas.
Take a look at these statements yourself and see if you think that they are true or false:
Sugar is bad for athletes Training for a marathon means I can eat whatever I want
I don't need to eat anything before a run
Eating before bedtime makes you fat
Plant-based diets don't provide enough nutrition for athletes
Carb loading is necessary for endurance athletes Refueling must be done within 30 min of finishing a workout
We discuss each of these in detail, including nuances such as sex differences.
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GUID: 6dd283d6-7b52-4646-a68f-35d2844b3b29 Releasedatum: 23-9-2021 11:30:00