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We can't escape the clock, as hormones and blood constituents rise and fall throughout the day, as does our glucose tolerance. In fact, glucose tolerance can become so poor in the evening, researchers have related it to Type II diabetes!

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Diamonds in the Rough

It's a very common problem; almost an epidemic, you could say. This may not be comforting, and it may be something you've heard before, but, "it happens to a lot of guys."

Hot-Rox FAQ

Answers to all your burning HOT-ROX questions!

Build a Huge Chest in Six Weeks

There's more to it than just bench pressing. No, really. Build your chest in just six weeks with this program. Here's how it works.

Fun With Women!

My new pastime (and how women should train)

Accidental Muscle?

Where are all the Buff Guys?

Temporal Nutrition - Part 1

we investigate our differences by looking at some hard data, and decide that there can be no sane approach that will work for every "dieter."

Frequent and Furious

How to get strong fast with frequent workouts!

Triple Decker Delts

What would you give to have delts so big and wide that you had to strip naked and coat yourself with lard before being able to pass from room to room?

The Hot-Rox® Transformation Plan

A simple guide to help you lose fat quickly while using Hot-Rox.

Fight Muscle

An interview with Coach Scott Sonnon

The Protein Prejudice

Do athletes and lifters really need more protein than regular folks? Yes. Here's why.

Your Doctor, Your Dealer 2

I was on a journey for greater knowledge regarding our friend "Mr. T." This journey took place on foot, in person, and online. It was also well worth it.

Outlaw Strength and Conditioning

Improve strength, power, and cardiovascular conditioning with one program. Check it out.

Break That Plateau!

Tired of your routine? Time to shake it up!

The Big Back Stack

How to Build a Huge, Complete Back

Toothpicks to Timber

Five Exercises for Fierce Forearms!

Steroid Manifesto - Part 3

What Your Doctor, Your Friends, Your Mamma, and Maybe Even You Don't Know About Steroids

Docs on Gear

We interview several doctors who use steroids recreationally. Surprised? You really shouldn’t be. Check out the eye-opening interview.

Exercises You've Never Tried 6

Variety in training, used wisely, is one of the factors that keeps the gains coming. Try these odd but effective exercises to mix things up.

Steroid Manifesto - Part 2

What Your Doctor, Your Friends, Your Mamma, and Maybe Even You Don't Know About Steroids

Canadian Cannons

Build Bulging Biceps the Quebec Way!

Steroid Manifesto - Part 1

What Your Doctor, Your Friends, Your Mamma, and Maybe Even You Don't Know About Steroids

The Anti-Bodybuilding Hypertrophy Program

Get back to bodybuilding's roots and build muscle using old-school strongmen techniques.

High Octane Cardio

Train like a man, not a rodent!