Do athletes and lifters really need more protein than regular folks? Yes. Here's why.
Romanian deadlifts and stiff-legged deadlifts. There is a difference. Which one is right for you? Check out this info.
What Your Doctor, Your Friends, Your Mamma, and Maybe Even You Don't Know About Steroids
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.
Build Bulging Biceps the Quebec Way!
I've been riddled with guilt. I threw out a batch of mom's Christmas cookies today. Her fudge went too soft – as did my wife's cornbread-sausage stuffing, the candied yams, and the bowls of lovingly prepared homemade munchies that have been sitting around my house.
A long time ago, in a galaxy far far away (on-line issue #18 to be precise), T-mag ran an article called "Steroids for Health." The idea behind the article was sound and quite revolutionary at the time: steroids, when used safely and sanely, will not adversely affect your health; in fact, they may even be healthy.
A Glute-Dominant Workout for Increased Strength
An Interview with Christian Thibaudeau
"What are some of the most radical and perhaps bizarre methods you have ever heard of for increasing strength?"
Last week, John Berardi, Lonnie Lowery, Cy Willson, and that annoying Jared kid from the TV commercials discussed different aspects of carbohydrate metabolism. When last we left them, they were about to start explaining the differences between individual types of carbohydrates.
It's been nearly two years since Lonnie Lowery and I teamed up to get our macronutrient roundtable on. First, we invited Cy Willson to share in an interesting protein discussion.
Five Ways to Get Unstuck and Turn Back on the Gains!
Across-the-board condemnation of dietary fat is like branding all drugs as bad... or all people of a particular ethnic background as undesirable. I suppose we could call the media hype against fat "nutritional racism."
Progress stalled? Try something new. Give these exercises a shot.
An Interview with Charles Staley
You think "roid rage" is bad? Try taking away a habitual coffee drinker's morning java, then see what happens! Trust me, I've seen it and it ain't pretty.
Ever notice rust on your hands after working out?
You're good at pushing cars out of the snow. You can punch somebody's lights out pretty easily. Yep, life's pretty easy for tall guys... until they get to the gym.
Why you should train each muscle group more than once a week
The five most common nutrition mistakes made by lifters and wannabe bodybuilders.
A calorie is not a calorie. A fat is not a fat. A carb is not a carb. A protein is not a protein. Here’s why.
Unfortunately, most of the methods usually used to determine body fat are woefully inadequate and rife with potential problems.