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paulsby Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Oct-23-09 08:20 PM
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35. read what i wrote
you didn't

daffeine free diet coke is EXCELLENT for hydration. caffeine is a diuretic, so obviously, any drink with caffeine is suboptimal

when i am cutting fat and water to make weight for comps, i actually seek out caffeine, because it helps me shed water

AFTER weigh-in i will rehydrate primarily with pedialyte, which is a sugar/electrolyte combo. i will also use defizzed caffeine free coke.

hth

caffeine enhances performance, as does ephedrine, but excessive amounts of the former, and any amount of the latter will result in a failed drug test. they can be used OUT OF COMP, but not within hours of competition

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  -New Coke mini: Now with 36% less death! Mark Morford madokie  Oct-23-09 05:58 AM   #0 
  - what utter crap  paulsby   Oct-23-09 06:03 AM   #1 
  - whereas I'm sitting here drinking a big ass cup of steaming hot coffee  madokie   Oct-23-09 06:09 AM   #2 
  - coffee is good too  paulsby   Oct-23-09 06:43 AM   #10 
     - and your MD was awarded from ... where? Or is this just myth and legend.  thunder rising   Oct-23-09 08:01 AM   #17 
     - Oklahoma school of hard knocks  madokie   Oct-23-09 08:33 AM   #21 
     - right  paulsby   Oct-23-09 08:18 PM   #34 
     - C'mon, dude - a "competitive strength athlete" should know that Coke  bullwinkle428   Oct-23-09 08:34 AM   #22 
        - read what i wrote  paulsby   Oct-23-09 08:20 PM   #35 
  - ...  ixion   Oct-23-09 06:09 AM   #3 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Oct-23-09 06:11 AM   #4 
  - sugar free isn't really sugar free.. but you would have to actually believe  glowing   Oct-23-09 06:23 AM   #5 
  - My link on this was deleted above.  PeaceNikki   Oct-23-09 06:24 AM   #6 
  - It's your source that did it in  madokie   Oct-23-09 06:28 AM   #7 
     - Ah. Noted.  PeaceNikki   Oct-23-09 06:37 AM   #8 
  - spare me the anti-scientific rubbish  paulsby   Oct-23-09 06:38 AM   #9 
  - I didn't say your brain would shrivel up... but toxin levels will increase.  glowing   Oct-23-09 07:31 AM   #12 
     - the issue was nutrasweet  paulsby   Oct-23-09 08:24 PM   #36 
  - And it's not sugar, is it? It's HFCS. I have given up soft drinks. n/t  CurtEastPoint   Oct-23-09 07:39 AM   #14 
  - HFCS is sugar.  HiFructosePronSyrup   Oct-23-09 03:22 PM   #32 
     - a form of it  paulsby   Oct-23-09 08:27 PM   #37 
     - And yellowcake is really cake  Sebastian Doyle   Oct-23-09 08:28 PM   #39 
  - ok, how much sugar is in sugar free?  eShirl   Oct-23-09 01:34 PM   #28 
  - A "great company?" Talk to people in India, They are vampire predators  bread_and_roses   Oct-23-09 07:05 AM   #11 
  - But that would still make them an "american icon", right?  ret5hd   Oct-23-09 07:38 AM   #13 
  - LOL, good one. (n/t)  bread_and_roses   Oct-23-09 07:53 AM   #15 
     - Coke has more CIA operatives in its ranks than any other company.  ret5hd   Oct-23-09 08:27 AM   #19 
        - exactly  paulsby   Oct-23-09 08:28 PM   #38 
  - +1 They are indeed vampiric  mitchum   Oct-23-09 01:29 PM   #27 
  - Correction: not sugared ... high-fructose corn syrup"ed" ... and that is a poison to many  thunder rising   Oct-23-09 07:57 AM   #16 
  - then don't drink it  paulsby   Oct-23-09 08:29 PM   #40 
  - In the US no Coke is made with sugar  Bluenorthwest   Oct-23-09 08:03 AM   #18 
  - this is a semantical argument  paulsby   Oct-23-09 08:30 PM   #41 
  - Read Belching Out The Devil by Mark Thomas...  mitchum   Oct-23-09 08:42 AM   #23 
  - I prefer 2 cups of sugar in my cup of coffee.  lonestarnot   Oct-23-09 08:29 AM   #20 
  - wow. that guy really hates soda.  dionysus   Oct-23-09 08:54 AM   #24 
  - your post needs this picture:  ret5hd   Oct-23-09 09:27 AM   #25 
     - He hates these cans!  EOTE   Oct-23-09 01:53 PM   #30 
  - ahh mr. morford,  nannah   Oct-23-09 11:17 AM   #26 
  - That's why I only drink rainwater and whiskey.  HiFructosePronSyrup   Oct-23-09 01:38 PM   #29 
  - which begs the question  madokie   Oct-23-09 02:00 PM   #31 
  - How clever of the MadMen  SoCalDem   Oct-23-09 03:24 PM   #33 
  - Sounds like their version of all those packages of  JerseygirlCT   Oct-23-09 08:35 PM   #42 
 

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