What should I eat after a workout?
Thanks for the question Ben.
Well, there are a couple ways you can go about this. It depends on what you’re trying to accomplish physically with your workout. If you are trying to build lean muscle and lose weight, I would say to have a mixture between protein and complex carbs. If you are trying to pack on more muscle, I would say to eat more protein foods than carb foods. You should have something to eat at least 30 minutes after your workout, your body will absorb the nutrients better. Although I would not really find something to eat, but more something to drink. You have a small window of opportunity to replenish your body with protein and complex carbs, and sometimes food just takes to long to break down. But liquid forms are great. I would get a whey protein powder to drink right after a workout if I was you. Whey protein will help promote either a toned looking body or a muscular looking body.
I hope that answers your question.
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