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Infrared ‘Sauna’ Light Review (Available on Amazon)


I have had an interest in saunas since Dr Rhonda Patrick spoke about them on the Joe Rogan Podcast. There’s quite a bit of science to back up the claims for health, recovery and performance. All good things when it … Continue reading

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Solgar Ashwagandha Review


Not too much to say about this product, other than it’s very good!   It’s a great adaptogen for dealing with stress and as well as a promoted of physical and mental energy. It’s also good for you, which is … Continue reading

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Cherry Juice for Joint Pain & Recovery


If you live in the UK, there’s an excellent programme on Channel 4 (first 3 series are on the 4player app-thing) called ‘Superfoods the Real Story‘. One episode looked at cherry juice and did a (non-scientific) experiment on American Football … Continue reading

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Sodium Bicarbonate for Energy & Recovery


Image Source Baking Soda as a Supplement for Endurance and General Health   This is fast becoming my favourite supplement. It’s great for my general aches and pains I normally get a pain in my foot and hand, but since … Continue reading

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Foam Rolling Infographic


Foam rolling, great if you’re an office worker, and/or an MMA fighter. I’ve got one in work, and one in the lounge for when I’m watching TV. Avoid your spine, and either hold the foam roller still for 1-2 mins … Continue reading

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Easy, Healthy (ish) Weight Gainer Drink – Easy 1,000 calories


It’s never particularly healthy to have 1,000 calories in one go, but…I think this is the best way I’ve found to get extra calories… 1/2 tin of coconut milk (tin not a carton) 2 bananas 4 almonds 10ml of raw … Continue reading

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Enhancing Recovery from BJJ & MMA sessions


Key points: Gut health – reduce sugar intake, increase fermented food and probiotic intake.  Fibre too. Omega 3/Omega 6 ratio – increase omega 3 (specifically look at EPA) and reduce omega 6 Consume more turmeric with black pepper Consume ginger … Continue reading

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