Can you gain muscle with low muscle diet

Tweet Amino acids are of critical importance in the diet. Of course, the greatest source of dietary amino acids is protein from food sources. Protein provides the material for new muscle and the building blocks for countless other substances in the body, such as the majority of your enzymes, which are essential for life.

In other words, you need protein. In a recent Nutrition and Metabolism studyresearchers examined what happens to the body when we eat different amounts of protein. The types that can’t be made are often called essential amino acidsalthough perhaps a much better term is indispensable amino acids. The second term is finding more use these full days, since the word essential can be a little confusing.

In nutrition, essential simply implies that you need to eat it to get it. However, many non-essential proteins are essential for life in the real way we usually we use the word. Study Design In the scholarly study men and women were split into three different groups.

Each combined group consumed a different amount of protein. Low Protein Group: Five percent of calories were from protein. Medium Protein Group: Fifteen percent of calories were from protein. High Protein Group: Thirty percent of calories were from protein.

The researchers considered the medium protein group to be the norm. To put the numbers in perspective, on a 2,calorie-per-day diet, fifteen percent of calories would amount to about 75 grams of protein. A paleo dieter may find their percentage to be higher, whereas a vegetarian might have to there work to get. Each participant was tracked for twelve days, and urine samples were collected to determine nitrogen balance, which is one indicator of healthy muscle synthesis. Amino acids produce nitrogen, which in turn contributes to muscle growth or maintenance.

Their diets were analyzed for levels of indispensable amino acids also, and their protein sources were regulated as well.

Five percent of the protein consumed came from wheat daily, which means all the social people in the low protein group received protein exclusively from wheat sources. The medium- and high-protein diets included protein from either whey, soy, or beef sources to achieve the higher values. Results There was nitrogen balance in the five-percent protein diet even, which means enough protein was being taken in to at least maintain existing muscle. On the other two diets, nitrogen levels were positive, meaning more nitrogen was being taken in than lost.

That implies that a diet as low as fifteen percent is enough for putting the body in a state of growth over twelve days. Bear in mind that exercise was not a factor in this scholarly study. In other words, you should have no nagging problem attaining a positive nitrogen balance on a thirty-percent protein diet, as as you are getting enough calories to maintain your weight long.

Although nitrogen balance was reached on five-percent protein, the low-protein diet was insufficient to attain all of the indispensable aminos still, because all the protein came from wheat perhaps. In the diets that used soy products to increase protein intake, the amount of protein required to get all of the indispensable aminos was also higher than the diets that focused on whey or beef.

achieve proper nutrition

To, ensure you are taking in at least a high or modest amount of protein. If you are a vegetarianyou may want to consume amounts above recommended for your size in order to get in a varety of indispensable amino acids. References 1. Eveline Martens, et.


118 thoughts on “Can you gain muscle with low muscle diet

  1. I eat that every day and haven’t gain muscles, also what can I do to gain muscle I do 100 sit-up a day but I just keep losing a lot of weight

    1. Download a app called homework out and follow its instructions, or go to gym.

  2. What you forgot:
    Peanuts
    Nuts
    Peanut butter
    Bananas
    A glass of milk

    1. Make your own video then.he is talking about his favorite not an index

  3. I used to really enjoy this channel however together with his regular advertising plugs and annoying demeanor it is time to look elsewhere on Youtube.

  4. I would believe video more, if there were a dude with muscles, not a dude out of carnival

  5. Today we are going shopping……as long as you stay 6 feet away from everyone else 😑

    1. Hummus is actually a pure protein delicious meal …. here in Syria we put it on everything

      Im not here to make you subscribe, but ill upload how we make Hummus here in the next week

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  7. i eat everything in your top ten and love them all and only been doing weights for 4 months and boy on this diet of food muscles are popping

  8. So much meat in this video, its not hard being inclusive and making this video be worth for everyone , respect vegans goddamnit

  9. I build crazy muscles just eating finger millet. I ll throw those greek gods into the air😂🤣

  10. Stop suggesting lean meat like chicken. Chicken is garbage meat, even if its organic. Beef, salmon, lamb and bison meats give you essential healthy fats. Your body needs healthy fats and a lot of them.

  11. Eggs are the worst thing you can put in your body… Highest Cholesterol food on the planet. That shit will plaque your arteries in no time and bam… Stroke… lights out for you.

  12. Rice, vegetables, beans! Aka: carbs, vitamins, magnesium, proteins! Cmon Alpha! Dont forget the absolute essentials

  13. Cottage cheese is easy to get down with saltine crackers and pinnapple. Its really the only way I can get that shit down

  14. Hey dear great video informative thanks.
    1thing what about if some have blood pressure he can also eat eggs, beef .
    Plz reply

  15. I like avocados and eggs together, and I also like fish, beef, and oatmeal.

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  17. Good advice. I only want lean muscle…eggs , fish, fruit, water, milk , protein shakes, go to guy 4 days a week, and go for walks.. most of it is simple……dont want to eat like a maniac, lifes too short….

  18. Ive read you should be careful with flax seeds, as they raise estrogen a lot. Brown rice also has arsneic in it, and white rice has a comparable glycemic index when paired with fats and proteins which will slow absorption. And come on, whos eating nothing but rice and carbs? White rice is better. Overall good video, though.

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  20. couldnt finish watching this shnit, Guy screaming thru the whole thing gave me a migrane headache ugh

  21. Im a teenager/preteen

    What protein powder is good for me?,
    Since Ive heard protien powder may not be good for people who havent fully grown yet…
    I do drink protein drinks .

    Would plain whey work?

    1. Yep, Im 17… turning 18 this month and Im using whey protein everyday after workout.

  22. nice that u said Whos opinion, mine lol otherwise haters would have started attacking as they always do lol

  23. You look stupid while talking about Health & Fitness because youre not Qualified Fitness trainer or Nutritionist..

  24. Oats, Qunioa, Brown Rice, Potatoes are mainly carbohydrates. They all surprisingly have little fiber as well. Read the nutrition label on each product (except potatoes of course) and youll see. They all have a ton of carbs that you do not need so much of, on a daily basis. If you disagree, check it out and get back to me.

  25. I’m sorry it’s hard to take advice and bodybuilding from a guy that has a body like a girl

  26. just saying I appreciate your positivity as always ..I love you and your personality and also your videos .. no homo

  27. There is No God worthy of being Worshipped except Allaah. Lord of the Seven Heavens and Earth and all in Between.

  28. All is well said and done but with Dr. Campbells research n many more arnt animal fat protein one of the cause of cancer ..cardio failure and many more ,,,everything gets so confusion..vegan diet …veggie diet …or non veg which is the best

  29. Most of the beauty/diet/health tips in the internet is on the 1st world country/developed/rich country which is a big factor for us who live in 3rd world country/developing country/poor country that everyday survival is a priority. The products and even the cheaper alternatives in rich countries are expensive in poor. countries.

  30. What u mean chicken is hard to make tasty just pour gravy on it or something

  31. grass fed ribeyes, whole free range chicken legs, butter, tons of eggs, avocadoes, wild caught cod, yellow potatoes and roasted hatch peppers & jalapenos with cream cheese……everything organic of course! And all wrapped up with random strategic fasting periods of 1-3 days to keep it interesting. I liked all your recos (especially the sweet potatoes) except for the whole grains, my man. Its amazing how when you refrain from certain foods and then introduce them back into your diet again, you can tell right away what you should and shouldnt be eating…….Great vid, brother, keep them coming!

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  33. If you are disgusted by tuna, you havent tried WHITE ALBACORE tuna. Its delicious..better if mixed with mayo..

  34. Well im intrested in oats over night, i might try it when late to school. How many calories is it

    1. I need to wait from 7 to 1:30 so i need as many calories to not starve

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  36. The biggest mistake when working out is breathing usually happens when youre use to a routine and rush it by counting .The trick simple switch it up after push ups do some stretches then jump into stomach from stomach to legs and vise versa you welcome.)

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  38. No joke .. my X gf who was a wild cat said semen was her go to protein. Not kidding.

  39. I love sweet potatoes the most, not just for working out, but in general

  40. YOUR THE BEST ALPHA!YOUR AMAZING..I feel good when im watching your videos..thank you brother..God Bless You!

  41. I’m a girl who weighs 114 currently & I’m gonna be joining the Marines right after highschool so need them gainsss😭💪🏼👩🏻‍✈️

    1. girl from an ex cadet dont join the army become a doctor be smart . thats what I did . the army is not what you imagine believe me

    2. Dont do it . They will brainwash you and turn their back on you when you get home if you get home .

  42. Sweet potatoes????? Quit shoving sugar down fatties throat. Stop eating sugars.

  43. Morning: Fish and Rice cake
    Afternoon: Fish and rice cake
    Evening: Fish and rice cake…
    Repeat!

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  46. I’d been drinking a shake of banana, peanut butter, oatmeal and protein powder. It has help me increase muscle mass especially on my legs.

  47. Favorite food – protein ( chicken thighs), favorite card – yam, favorite fat- peanut butter, favorite cheat meal, don’t hate me pizza ( real neopolitan thin crust, not that crap that is all cheese)..lastly favorite snack nuts. Also love broccoli, and asparagus. I lost 30 lbs at 51 and look great, it’s all diet and proper exercise where you get the contraction

  48. The orange-flesh sweet potatoes are exceedingly rich in beta-carotene with aids muscle growth, a white potato is lacking this…..

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  50. The difference in sweet potatoes is it a yam and not potatoes named that way for the American market

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