If it’s good enough for Kobe Bryant..

Saw this link from Mark’s Daily Apple…

Looks like the Lakers and Kobe are moving more towards a high fat, low carb diet.

“Pasture-fed foods – pasture-grazed beef from a pasture-fed cow, eggs from a free-range chicken (not a cage chicken) – are just some of the main staples of Bryant’s diet. Sugars, specifically anything with corn syrup, should be avoided, and the intake of carbohydrates has been scaled down, consumed in moderation.

“What happens is the athlete consumes one of these products high in carbohydrates and sugar, they get a spike of energy and feel really good,” Vitti said. “Your body knows that, sends insulin and then they crash. As soon as they crash, they need another sugar fix, and they’re yo-yoing up and down. If we get them off that stuff and get them into more of protein and the right kind of fats, then they’ll have a higher level of energy without the lows or the dips.”

If it’s good enough for Kobe… it sure as hell is good enough for me.

Now if they could only find a way of eating that will improve their defense…

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