Category: Food Published on Friday, 03 August 2012 16:30 Written by Aaliya Imtiaz
Healthy muscles a healthier life. We all know that muscles work like an engine in our body. Human body has more than 600 muscles mainly three types are skeletal muscle, smooth muscle and cardiac muscle. To maintain and build muscles American Dietetic Association Incorporate recommends Proper protein and enriched nutrients diet. So when you plan to build muscle mass add these snacks in your diet along with daily workout.
Snacks that build muscles are all those which are protein and carbohydrate enriched.
Add Peanut butter in your breakfast:
Peanut butter is not only for yummy sandwich taste but it has a great amount of protein in it which helps to build muscle. It would be ideal if you take a scoop of natural peanut butter in morning.
Banana Shake a source to build muscle:
Make a banana shake with low fat milk for more better result you can add a scoop of peanut butter to get more proteins. This shake quickly boosts your energy level.
Tuna an instant snack to build muscle:
For the quest of strong building muscles add the tuna in your diet on regular basis. Here is the best recipe for tuna snacks that build muscle. Take extra virgin olive oil, olives, chopped carrots, mushrooms and tuna fish. Together all the things in bowl and eat. Extra virgin olive oil is also known as best snacks source to build muscle. Along with building muscle this snack bowl will also help to prevent from osteoporosis and heart disease. The tuna and olive oil keeps the skin muscles younger for long.
Mixture of dried nuts and beans:
For losing weight and building muscles with snacks dry nuts and fruit plays a vital role. Proteins are found in rich quantity in pistachio. Soak the 7-9 almonds over night in water, peel off them in the morning and chew each almond separately before breakfast. After some days you will feel more energetic. Instead of having biscuits or other snacks keep the packet of mix dries nuts and fruit with you when you are out from home. This pack of snacks will build muscles and increase the internal health energy.
Cheese slices with Apple:
Any types of cheese fill up the protein and carbohydrates capacity but to avoid the weight gaining problem cottage cheese is best to use. When you are not in the mood of having cheese burgers simple go for cottage cheese salad with grated apple and carrots. Along with building muscle it also increases the iron in the body.
Instant protein powder to build muscles:
Instant protein powders are now available for rich intake of protein. If you are really in hurry then take a small bowl of yogurt and add a tablespoon of protein powder. For adding tastier flavor you may add fresh berries in this snack to build muscles. It specially helps to boost energy when after workout muscles deplete of amino acids. Just try to have plain low fat pure yogurt instead of readymade flavored yogurts.
Daily workout and healthy protein enriched diet is key to build muscles. Instead of having three big meals have the 5 or 6 small portion meals with snacks to build muscles.
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