Tag: sodium

  • Does Pickle Juice Increase Metabolism?

    Does Pickle Juice Increase Metabolism?

    By: Andra Picincu | June 24, 2019 Pickles and fermented foods, in general, are well known for their beneficial effects on gut health. Some dieters even drink pickle juice for weight loss, saying that it’s a powerful metabolism booster due to its high vinegar content. Gym-goers, on the other hand, claim that pickle juice can speed up…

  • Is Pickle Juice Good for You?

    Is Pickle Juice Good for You?

    The idea of a sugar-free sports drink sounds great—but first, let’s look at the science. By Sam Silverman May 17, 2019 Pickles are a household staple and can be found in the depths of many refrigerators. The juicy spears typically accompany your burger and fries to add some salty zest to your meal. But you may…

  • Why Every Athlete Should Have Pickle Juice

    Why Every Athlete Should Have Pickle Juice

    By Kelli Jennings For Active.com Muscle cramps can bring even the strongest athlete to his or her knees. And while, there are a number of theories as to what causes cramps—including hydration, bike fit, form and electrolytes—they seem to happen more in races than in training. Despite the lack of answers as to why cramps…