Nutrition in the NBA; Part I: Lessons learned in L.A. help Howard's career
In the first installment of CBSSports.com's three-part series on nutrition in the NBA, Ken Berger explores how the Lakers helped Dwight Howard correct a diet that was becoming an impediment to his health and career and how the Lakers hope real food yields real results by spreading the "grass-fed gospel."
Reduce Muscle Soreness after Workouts with these 9 Anti-Inflammatory Foods
While inflammation sounds like the horrendous source of all your post-workout soreness, inflammation is actually a natural response by your body to a stressful situation. While exercise (endurance or strength and conditioning) is a complementary stress—you are literally breaking down muscle tissue to build it back again stronger—it’s still a stress, and can increase inflammation in your body. The swelling, redness and pain that inflammation is known to cause is not your friend if you want to…