Which TDEE formula is best on the IIFYM calculator?
In step 1 of the macro calculator, the most accurate formula is the Lean Mass option. This allows you to enter your body fat percentage, which calculates your nutritional needs off of your lean body mass (muscle mass) rather than your total body weight. An easy way to break...Read More
Should I limit fruit or dairy products while doing IIFYM?
No, is the simple and short answer here. Unless you have an intolerance (autoimmune disease), allergy to certain products or dietary preference, there's no reason to limit yourself here. Dairy products and fruit aren't the culprits that cause fat gain. The Proven Reason Fat Gain Occurs It's the overconsumption...Read More
Can I Follow IIFYM if I have a medical restriction such as PCOS, Diabetes?
We've had thousands of clients with medical restrictions. Counting macros isn't just for those with a clean bill of health. Macro nutrients make up everything that you consume. The nutrients your body needs don't change due to your medical dietary restriction. You'll just need to pay closer attention to what...Read More
Meal Prep: The ‘Why’ And ‘How To’
Counting macros. It’s saved your diet, your body composition goals, and your sanity. Yet, sometimes, it can get time-consuming. There’s a reason we have so many fast food options. It’s easy, cheap, and convenient; not to mention easy to throw you off your diet plan. With that said, the...Read More
How Do I Exchange My Macros?
For those who want to eat more of a certain macronutrient in lieu of another. For instance, a person with diabetes who prefers to eat fewer carbs than allotted and wants to increase their protein and/or fat intake. This is how you exchange your macronutrients. Protein and carbs are...Read More