Devon Jackson

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4 Delicious Vegan Recipes for Athletes

Barely two years into his plant-based diet and his new fitness regime, Rich Roll not only became the first vegan to complete the Ultraman World Championship, a three-day, 320-mile triathlon; he...

Devon Jackson
May 5, 2015

Your Sandwich Sucks

People who eat sandwiches tend to eat 300 more calories and 25 percent more sodium daily than those who don't. But that doesn't mean sandwiches are bad—it's all in the construction.

Devon Jackson
Dec 5, 2014

Why There's No Such Thing as a Superfood

It isn't glam or sexy, but a balanced diet rich in a variety of fruits and vegetables is still the best "super-power" diet going—despite new rankings.

Devon Jackson
Nov 14, 2014

Biohackers Want to Make Your Life Better

The people who crowded the second-annual Biohacking Conference may be drinking snake oil or actually onto something. One thing is certain: This is one of the fittest, most attractive group of early-...

Devon Jackson
Oct 23, 2014

No, All Energy Drinks Aren't Sports Drinks

Even though most of the evidence is anecdotal and the studies—which continue to pile up—don’t yet know exactly why, the link between energy drinks and a racing heart (or worse) seem pretty...

Devon Jackson
Oct 9, 2014

The Rules of Running Drunk

According to a recent paper in the Journal of Cardiovascular Medicine, running while drunk is no more taxing on the body than sitting while drunk.But really, even though it may not be the worst thing...

Devon Jackson
Sep 3, 2014

A Sports Drink Backed by Science

Is the newest fitness beverage just another money-grab, or is it actually getting to the heart of smart rehydration?

Devon Jackson
Aug 13, 2014

Poison Yourself—It's Good for You

By now, it’s become a given: your multivitamin is useless and the right amount of stress, even in our recovery obsessed world, is good.

Devon Jackson
Jul 30, 2014

Is Gear a Performance-Enhancing Drug?

Athletes keep breaking records, but improved fitness is only part of the equation. So before we start congratulating ourselves, let’s take a look at the tech that’s made us faster.

Devon Jackson
May 22, 2014

Your Food Is Poisoning You

Despite being treated like Bigfoot believers by their opponents, pesticide ascetics are inching their way toward credibility. Introduced by Monsanto in the early 1970s under the trade name Roundup (...

Devon Jackson
May 12, 2014