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The Importance of Protein in Your Diet

Protein is a crucial component of a healthy diet. It plays a key role in muscle repair and growth, helps regulate hormone production, and supports proper brain function. Without adequate protein, you may experience fatigue, weakened immune function, and difficulty in building and maintaining muscle mass.

Determining Your Protein Needs

Protein intake depends on your goals and body tolerance. If your aim is to gain muscle mass, you'll likely need a higher protein intake than someone who is primarily focused on weight loss. As a general guideline, many fitness enthusiasts aim for around 1 gram of protein per pound of their goal weight. However, individual responses and goals may vary, so it's important to consider your specific needs and consult with a healthcare professional or nutritionist.

Protein and Weight Loss

Increasing your protein intake can be beneficial for weight loss. Protein helps to...

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