. Protein is “thermogenic,” which means that it requires a lot of energy to metabolize and digest. Every time you eat protein it physically burns calories; in fact, protein burns approximately 1/3 of its calories through digestion. On top of burning calories, protein also helps keep blood sugar levels controlled and minimizes spikes in insulin. THAT’s the definition of a fat-blasting nutrient.
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You should be getting a certain amount of protein & fiber every day to stay healthy. Easier said than done. Try one of these meal replacement smoothies that have a generous serving of both protein and fiber. Enjoy! #blenderrecipes #blendtec