Women vs. Men…in regards to nutrition?

Tracy and JBoe are feeling kippy

We all know men and women are different in many ways, and a number of us obsess over nutrition and specifically what to eat right after a workout.

Did you ever wonder if men and women might be different in this area, too?

A recent article in the New York Times highlight some research done on the topic of post-workout nutrition and the differences between the sexes.

Traditionally such studies on nutrition and athletes are done with all male groups, but this recent work included female athletes, too. The study was done with cyclists, but opens the door for considerations for athletes in all sports. It turns out women had a different response to post-workout proteins and carbs and the absorption rates of nutrients before and after workouts differs between the sexes.

Check out the complete article for more information.

Found from crossfitla.com

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One Response to “Women vs. Men…in regards to nutrition?”

  1. “Women are from Venus, Men are from Mars”?? 🙂 😀

    Very interesting article!!

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