vitamin D for athletes

Vitamin D2 or D3 for athletes?

Technically, vitamin D is a hormone and found in a few foods, added to others, and made by the body when exposed to UV light. It’s easy not to get enough D and is one of the most common suboptimal nutrients in athletes. When looking for a vitamin D supplement, you’ll see a couple of options.

blood test for female athletes

The ABTshe Initiative

It’s not in your head I’ve been an athlete since the age of three, but in high school and college, I couldn’t help but realize some workouts felt WAY harder than others despite good sleep, recovery, and nutrition. When I studied exercise physiology in college (one of my two majors) Read more…