Best Pre-Workout Snacks for Morning Exercise

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Best Pre-Workout Snacks for Morning Exercise

Before you hit the gym for an am workout, power up with one of these 8 high-energy foods.

Cottage cheese may help stimulate fat loss, especially around your stomach. It’s believed that calcium, the regulator for the hormone calcitriol, inhibits fat-burning and causes the body to produce fat. When calcium levels are adequate, calcitriol and fat production are suppressed while fat-burning is enhanced.

Nutritional Information: 214 calories, 3g fat, 1g sat fat, 20g protein, 30g carbs, 5g fiber


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