Nutrition

Introduction into wholegrain or not to wholegrain?

DFAC Pro Bodybuilder, PhD Nutritional Scientist – Andrew Chappell Perhaps one of the most controversial subjects in the field of nutrition is the consumption of cereal grains. Despite more than 6 decades of research that demonstrates their numerous benefits, cereal grains have taken a bit of a ‘kicking’ from the fitness industry over the past …

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Competition Prep in 2019, what’s changed this time round?

Dr. Andrew Chappell, BSc (Hons), MSc, PhD, RNutr (Sport) Performance Nutritionist As I prepare for Pro stage once again here are some of the things I’ve done differently this time round in anticipation of my return to the stage. What’s Changed For 2019? Bodybuilding competition preparation requires meticulous planning and a lot of hard work, …

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Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) – a Low FODMAP Approach

Dr. Andrew Chappell BSc (Hons), MSc, PhD During my PhD I was involved in studying the colonic gut microbiota. I would spend weeks at a time in the lab putting together elaborate experiments using test tubes, acids, alkalines, gases and various different carbohydrate sources to try and make my bugs grow. When I wasn’t in …

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