THE FIRM members are experiencing a special treat of late, as Hugh Jackman has been spotted in the gym!
It’s all about insulin.
Insulin is a hormone produced by the pancreas. It regulates our blood sugar levels and fat metabolism. A more scientific name for blood sugar is “glucose”. Every time you eat, insulin is released to help your body use or store the glucose it gets from the meal you have just eaten.
Though not always the case, gym-goers now generally accept that resistance training (weights) is important for overall health AND weight loss. As fitness professionals we cannot stress enough, how crucial resistance training is in attaining your goals, and staying healthy.