Author: Cassandra Forsythe, PhD, RD

6 Ways Sugar Is Sneaking Into Your Diet
Whether you consider yourself to be health-conscious or you’re working toward making more nutritious food choices, striving to eat less sugar is a good idea for most people. Why? The current US dietary guidelines recommend keeping sugar intake at 10...
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Important Supplements For A Healthy Pregnancy
You’re pregnant! What an exciting (and quite possibly very confusing) time! Whether it was planned or an unexpected surprise, one of your biggest priorities now is to create the healthiest and most nourishing environment for you and your growing child....
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Should Women Take BCAAs?
Branched-chained amino acids (or BCAAs) are a popular pre- and during-workout supplement. As a woman who wants to optimize her training and nutrition to be healthy and strong and look as good as she feels, BCAAs, like creatine, could be...
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What Should Women Eat to Build Muscle?
If you’re looking for information to help you build muscle, you’ve come to the right place. At Girls Gone Strong, we believe that what is “right” for you is entirely up to you, and that the ultimate way to empower...
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Breastfeeding: How What You Eat Impacts You And Your Baby
Over the past nine months, you have been preparing your body and mind for this moment, and the day has finally arrived! As you welcome your new baby into the world, the real work begins. In addition to healing your...
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Is Calorie Counting Right For You?
Have you ever struggled with frustrating weight fluctuations? If so, you're not alone. Maintaining a certain size or physique over the years is a tall order for most people. As we live our lives, our size and weight will fluctuate...
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Your Biggest Hydration Questions—Answered!
You know water’s good for you and that dehydration is bad. Beyond that, however, the topic of hydration leaves many people with more questions than answers. Luckily, we’re ready to quench your thirst for the truth about water and hydration,...
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The Yolk’s on You: 2 Eggs Myths You Need to Bust for Better Health
We previously debunked 5 common nutrition myths, but when it comes to nutrition, there is never a shortage of confusing (or just plain bad) information going around. Our goal is to help you navigate this vast sea of nutrition information...
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Should Women Take Creatine?
If you’ve been around the gym environment long enough, the subject of creatine has probably come up. You've seen someone at the gym having a pre-workout drink and wondered what was in it. You've read about it online or in...
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