Is afternoon exercise best for metabolic health?
A new paper suggests exercising in the afternoon is better for improving metabolic health. But hold on, the paper actually doesn’t prove anything of the sort. But it does bring up a fascinating question. Does the timing of your exercise make a difference in your metabolic response? Or are there more important factors to consider? Let’s examine these important questions!
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Table of content:
0:58 Setup of the study
3:18 Exercise timing and circadian rythm
4:17 The relationship to nutrition
6:14 Exercise before or after breakfast?
7:57 Dr. Scher’s practical insights
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Based in Johannesburg, Brian Derenberger is a Senior Editor at Healthy Organic Lifestyle.