Connect
To Top


Vitamin D-Mand


The reasons to take vitamin D just keep adding up. Not only are most Americans deficient in this important nutrient (which is nearly impossible to get from food), but new research shows that the fat-burning effects of high-intensity interval training are increased when combined with vitamin D. Published in the Journal Of Exercise Nutrition And Biochemistry, the experiment examined four groups of subjects: one trained and took vitamin D, another just trained, a third only took the supplement, and a fourth did nothing. After 12 weeks, the two group who exercised both experienced significant fat loss, but the subjects who also supplemented lost more fat off their gut than the other groups. The vitamin D group also saw the greatest improvement in lean body mass, insulin sensitivity, and blood lipid profiles.

You must be logged in to post a comment Login

Leave a Reply

More in Fat Loss

  • Brain Stimulation Helps Battle Obesity

    The battle of the bulge has been raging for decades. Scientists constantly look for ways to help obese people return to...

    Sharon OrtigasOctober 11, 2017
  • The Key To Fat Loss? Smell!

    Science just uncovered research that says the secret to losing weight is right under your nose! BY SARAH CHADWELL, NASM CPT...

    Sharon OrtigasOctober 10, 2017
  • Brain Stimulation Helps Battle Obesity

    By Sarah Chadwell, NASM CPT   The battle of the bulge has been raging for decades. Scientists constantly look for ways...

    Sharon OrtigasSeptember 26, 2017
  • More Salt Makes You Hungry – Not Thirsty

    By Sarah Chadwell, NASM CPT    The average American consumes 3,400 milligrams of salt per day far surpassing the upper end...

    Sharon OrtigasSeptember 25, 2017
  • Why is it so hard to lose weight? Science weighs in

    Losing weight isn't easy. We get that. While we’ve all dismissed the claims of our overweight friends that it's harder for...

    Sharon OrtigasSeptember 7, 2017
  • The Lean Bulking Problem

    A new approach to eating for size can help you keep the muscle you gain.   By Vince Del Monte  ...

    Sharon OrtigasAugust 31, 2017
  • The Best Protein Diet?

    A high-protein diet is known to aid weight loss, but a study by Scandinavian researchers gets even more specific about the...

    Sharon OrtigasAugust 30, 2017
  • Magic Fat Bullet

    British scientists recently completed a study that indicates that flavonoid consumption can be just as effective as cutting calories and increasing...

    Sharon OrtigasAugust 29, 2017
  • The Skinny On Fatty Acids

    “Fat” used to be bad word in fitness circles. Not anymore. By George L. Redmon, PhD, ND   PQ: These new...

    Sharon OrtigasAugust 29, 2017