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How much does drinking once a week effect athletic performance?

How much does drinking once a week effect athletic performance?

Variable: It all depends of the amount drank, 1-2 alcoholic beverages 1-2 times per week may actually have some health benefits and not affect performance. Binge drinking, which is more than 5 drinks for a male and 3 drinks for a female in one evening can be a sign of a drinking problem. That amount will most definitly affect athletic performance the next day even in a healthy fit indivdual. ...Read more

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Is sparkling water good to drink before or after an athletic event?

Is sparkling water good to drink before or after an athletic event?

Water always good.: Water in general is always good, but sparkling water in useful amounts for this purpose will cause bloating and belching, which may not help one participate in an athletic event. Stick with just regular water. ...Read more

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How much water should I drink each day, i'm a 16 year old athletic male who plays lacrosse for 2-2.5 hours every day?

How much water should I drink each day, i'm a 16 year old athletic male who plays lacrosse for 2-2.5 hours every day?

Drink and eat plenty: With a balanced diet you should drink as much as you can handle. Drink until not thirsty throughout the day prior to performance, then small amounts throughout your sport. Afterward, i generally suggest drinking until not thirsty, then add and extra 8 oz onto your total. ...Read more

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22male 180cm 80kgs. Fasting blood sugar 95 and then 87after 2weeks respectively. Into vigorous athletics. Feel thirsty even after drinking 4L.am I ok?

22male 180cm 80kgs. Fasting blood sugar 95 and then 87after 2weeks respectively. Into vigorous athletics. Feel thirsty even after drinking 4L.am I ok?

Thirst: Since your blood sugars are normal, I would look for other causes of thirst such as fluid loss from excessive sweating or abnormal dryness in the atmosphere or even certain medications or supplements you may be taking. If excessive thirst persists consult your physician who will order any other appropriate tests to check for abnormalities in serum electrolytes, kidney function,etc ...Read more

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Is qcarbo16 Mega strength safe to drink while on adderall & zoloft (sertraline)? I like to cleanse my body every few months for my athletic training program.

Is qcarbo16 Mega strength safe to drink while on adderall & zoloft (sertraline)? I like to cleanse my body every few months for my athletic training program.

Be careful: Check with a dietician who can check what You will be taking consists of. You should also consult with your prescribers and primary care doctor about safety concerns and actual necessity. Do not just rely on over the counter product claims. The product may not be regulated be the Food and Drug Administration. ...Read more

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Am planning to have 100 ml of Red Bull energy drink on the morning of my maths exam day. How will my performance be affected ??

Am planning to have 100 ml of Red Bull energy drink on the morning of my maths exam day. How will my performance be affected ??

Caffeine: The effect is mostly from caffeine. Have you had caffeine? IF so then you know what the effect will be. The amount of caffeine is equal to one cup of coffee. ...Read more

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Drinking a cup or 2 of black coffee a day affect sexual performance and penis erection?In a good or bad way? How about mixing coffee with honey?

Drinking a cup or 2 of black coffee a day affect sexual performance and penis erection?In a good or bad way? How about mixing coffee with honey?

No.: Black coffee or adding honey to coffee should have no effect on sexual function. Most common cause in young males is performance anxiety (pressure to perform, pressure to get wife pregnant, etc). Relax, exercise during the day, talk about it with your partner, share with each other likes and dislikes..... Erectile dysfunction is common at any age; if need be, seek short-term counselling. ...Read more

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I am taking Clindamycin for strep throat. Can I still drink Beachbody Performance Energize? It's all natural. You can find the ingredients on Google.

I am taking Clindamycin for strep throat. Can I still drink Beachbody Performance Energize? It's all natural. You can find the ingredients on Google.

No interactions: I looked at the main ingredients and check interactions with clinda using the MedScape and the U of Maryland interaction checkers and did not find any. It seems ok to use together. A word of caution, though. These supplements lack rigorous scientific data and there is not substantial evidence of their effectiveness or safety. I would not call these products "natural". Be safe. Hydrate! ...Read more

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Could having too much sex decrease your stamina and adversely affect your athletic performance?

Could having too much sex decrease your stamina and adversely affect your athletic performance?

I know many people..: would say yes, especially boxers! However, I am not aware of any scientific studies supporting this belief! Be safe! ...Read more