Fasting and Muscle Gain Intermittent fasting can potentially have numerous weight maintenance fat loss anti-aging and health benefits but its NOT for everyone looking to gain muscle. While our anabolic hormones will be higher during a fast we have NO nutrients coming in. If we dont have nutrients in our body then our body cant make new muscle tissue. Simple enough right? You dont have to eat every 2-3 hours but trying to fast multiple days per week wont result in positive muscle gain. Remembe
When you learn to indulge food loses its control over you. Figuring out how to handle indulging means you have strategies and routines to control food situations or to recover quickly from stumbles. Examine a week of your life and determine where and when temptations and splurges occur. Then make more flexible decisions about how you'll proceed!