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Tip: Trap Bar Deadlift 1.5's

Murder your legs with this variation. Do 1-2 sets of 8-10 reps at the end of leg day.

Tip: Use This for Perfect Squat Depth

This common gym implement will keep your squats honest by ensuring full range of motion on every rep.

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Tip: Single-Leg Reeves Deadlift

Single-leg trap bar exercises in the style of the Reeves deadlift (hands on plates, not bar) provides the perfect stimulus for crushing every muscle in the body.

Tip: Swear for More Strength and Power

New research shows that cussing can boost anaerobic power and grip strength. Here's the science.

Tip: Weed and the Munchies

Does marijuana really trigger hunger and cravings? Here's the science, dude.

Tip: A Cheap Way to Improve Your Diet

Phytochemicals, fiber, filling low-calorie volume... try this for one week and you'll get it all.

Tip: The Case for Full-Fat Dairy

Choose the right sources and dairy is not only healthy, it's also a muscle-building powerhouse.

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Tip: Bulgarian Split Squats

If you can't do your bodyweight for 6-8 reps, then it's time to bring up your single-leg strength.

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Tip: Hanging Band Bench Press

Looks crazy, but when used as a supplement to your regular benching it can really promote healthy shoulders and boost your standard bench press.

Tip: A Hidden Cause of Low T

Several things can cause low testosterone, but here's one most people don't know about.

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Tip: The Reverse Paused Deadlift

This technique uses a pause during the lowering portion of the rep. Great for strength development, technique improvement, and muscle growth.

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Tip: Angled, Unilateral Romanian Deadlift

This RDL variation, using a barbell placed in a corner, really nails your glutes.

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Tip: Single-Arm Barbell Curl

The biceps have two functions, to supinate and flex the arm. The single-arm barbell curl provides a brutal stimulus to both.

Tip: Take Gratitude To The Extreme

This mental exercise is harder than you think. Try it for a week and become a tougher, happier person.

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Tip: Single-Arm Barbell Row with Band

Stimulate new back growth by changing the angle. Use a Landmine device (or place a bar in a corner). Attach a band for a more intense peak contraction.

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Tip: The Compound Row

A great back exercise, especially for athletes.

Tip: The Best Hour of the Day

Stop putzing around. Make your diet, your training, and your whole day more productive with this strategy.

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Tip: Bring Back the Bench, Minus The Shoulder Pain

Instead of continuing to press through shoulder pain, avoid the chronic stress by fixing your position.

Tip: Stop Putting Hunger On A Pedestal

This is the problem with diets that promote hunger.

Tip: The New-Exercise-Only Week

Flex your programming muscles, make your joints feel better, and accelerate progress. Here's how.

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Tip: Improve Ankle Mobility

If foam rolling and stretching isn't improving your squat mobility, here's what to do instead.

Tip: Surprise! Red Meat Improves Health

Fire up the barbecue because science finds that red meat does the opposite of what doctors say it does. New info here.

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Tip: Trap Bar Power Pulls

The power pull using a hex bar with high handles is a great alternative to Olympic lifts for taller lifters who want to build explosiveness.

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Tip: Preacher Curl Supersetted With Dumbbell Curl

Do 8 reps on the preacher, then go straight into alternating curls, progressively increasing the number of reps until you hit 4 reps each side.