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Tip: 13 Minutes Is All You Need?

A new study suggests 1 set is as good as 3 or 5 when it comes to building strength. What should we make of this?

Tip: The Truth About Prostate Testing

Here's what you need to know before you or your old man agree to have the widely used PSA test.

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Tip: Face-Away Cable Curl

Most lifters seldom train their biceps in the lengthened position. Add this exercise to maximize your arm growth potential.

Tip: The Missing Exercise for Pumped Pecs

Bench presses and push-ups are great, but they don't strengthen the entire chest. Here's what to add to chest day.

Tip: The Achievement Hormone

A new study shows that your social status can boost this hormone and help you achieve more in the future. Check it out.

Tip: The Missing CrossFit Movement

CrossFit workouts hit every fitness quality, but they do fall a bit short in one important area.

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Tip: Band Pullover

With a regular pullover, you lose tension at the top. Add a band to keep the tension on through the full range of motion and you'll build more muscle.

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Tip: Partner-Assisted Dumbbell Flye

The flye is tough at the bottom of the movement but easier at the top. To match the strength curve and build more muscle, add manual resistance at the top.

Tip: A Different Way to Bench Press

Save your joints and recover faster with this bench press variation.

The Best Rep Scheme for Greater Gains

Not getting any stronger? Not getting any bigger? Use this method to get your gains going again.

Tip: Full-Contractile Range Tri-Sets

No muscle fiber is safe with this training method. Here's how to use it to build wider shoulders.

Tip: The Ultimate Move For Tricep Growth

Train your triceps and protect your elbows. Build big arms and healthy joints with this pressdown variation.

Tip: Recovering? Reset your PR's

Getting back into the gym after being injured? Here's how you need to think about personal records.

Tip: Are Phytates Killing Your Protein?

Be careful about what you eat with your protein. Here's why.

Tip: The Bro-Assisted Chest Builder

Get a training partner for this exercise. Asking for a little help is worth the big gains.

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Tip: Prone Plate Transfers

Improve your scapular mobility and fix those tight shoulders with this move. Do 8 passes in each direction.

Tip: 5 Signs Your Trainer is a D-Bag

Or at least not very good at his or her job.

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Tip: Resisted Scapular Slides

A more effective variation of wall slides for shoulder and upper back health.

Tip: Will Low-Carb Diets Kill You?

The big Harvard study suggested all you low-carb people may die before your time. Are they right?

Tip: The Efficient Lifter vs. The Effective Lifter

You're either one or the other. Figure out which and you'll be more likely to reach your goals.

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Tip: Snatch-Grip Deadlift

Weak off the floor when doing standard deadlifts? Try this. Also great for upper back, traps, and rear delts.

Tip: Get Just a Bit Soft

Want to build muscle? Like a lot of muscle? Get ready to lose your abs for a while. Just do it wisely. Here's how.

How to Keep Making Gains

The idea of muscle confusion is stupid, but strategic variation is different. Here's how to use it to keep the strength and muscle gains coming.

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Tip: Dip Iso-Holds

Build strength by using holds on dips. If you can last longer than 45 seconds, add weight.