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Yes, do your regular pull-ups. But finish off with an assisted machine to get more reps and build volume.

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Tip: One-Arm Cable Rear-Delt Flye Drop Set

Change the angle to really nail your rear delts.

Tip: Training Effort – The Two Biggest Myths

We've all fallen for these myths, and that's not a bad thing as long as we wise up as we gain more experience.

Question of Strength 51

What's the best way to preserve muscle while losing fat? How do you smash an overhead press plateau? Answers here.

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Tip: Front Shoulder Raise Drop Set

Build full-range strength with this drop set by going from sitting to supine.

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Tip: Calf Training – The Right Way

Hold the bottom, stretched position for 5 seconds and the top, peak contraction for 3 seconds for optimal calf growth.

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Tip: The Two-Up, One-Down Calf Press

Use the leg press for this one. Lift with both feet, hold the contraction for 3 seconds, and lower slowly with one foot.

Tip: Cannabis, Body Fat, and Testosterone

Does weed make you overeat? Does it lower T levels? Here's what science tells us.

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Tip: Seated Dumbbell Calf Raise

If your gym doesn't have a seated calf machine, you probably don't work your soleus. Let's fix that.

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Tip: Dip with Chains

Set the chains up so that the majority of the chain weight comes off the floor for the top half of the dip, overloading the triceps.

Tip: The Longevity Stack. Live 60 Percent Longer?

Can adding this herbal supplement to your probiotics help you live 60% longer? Probably not. But it might add a few good years. Info here.

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Tip: Banded Close-Grip Bench Press

Blow up your triceps by doing these out of a rack, from mid to top range, using bands.

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Tip: Independent Handle Pushdown

Rope pulldowns are fine, but try this pushdown variation using two handles for a great pump and a new stimulus. Great for warm-ups.

Tip: The Fat Loss Hormones

There are a lot of people out there who say hormones don't matter when it comes to losing fat. They're wrong. Here's why.

Tip: The Worst Thing to Say About Training

If you want to motivate a client, your spouse, or your training partner, the words you use are important. Here's the latest science.

Tip: You're Overfed But Undernourished

Vitamin and mineral deficiencies in America are astonishingly high, with over 90% of us lacking in at least one mineral.

Tip: Pink Protein Cookies for Gains

Grab a bag of cranberries and make these before this seasonal fruit disappears.

Tip: 3 Strength Training Mistakes to Avoid

There are some people who need advanced drills and programming. You may not be one of them. Here's how to keep it simple and get strong.

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Tip: Slow Tempo Pull-Aparts for Reps

Slow down your reps and the pull-apart can become a muscle builder.

Tip: Make Cinnamon Rolls, Not Belly Rolls

Healthy eating doesn't have to suck. Enjoy this morning dessert with fewer carbs, less fat, and no food coma included.

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Tip: Therapeutic Pull-Apart

Use this variation of the band pull-apart to reduce soreness and pain.

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Tip: Deadlift – Explosive Triple from Deficit

Sub-maximal explosive deadlifts for sets of 3-5 reps are sure to boost your conventional deadlift PR.

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Tip: Good Mornings

This classic lift is great for posterior chain development for bodybuilders, and it'll help powerlifters boost their deadlift and squat PRs.

Tip: The Right Resveratrol

Boost testosterone and control estrogen with this plant compound. Just use the kind with high bioavailability. Here's what to look for.

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Tip: Bodyweight Triceps Extension

Finish off your triceps workouts with these. To keep the elbows happy, aim for the top of your head.