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Get your shoulders ready for chest day or a big bench press with this superset.

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Tip: Do the Slider Lunge

Increase range of motion, get stronger, and become more athletic. Do this drill.

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Tip: Quadruped Rows for Back and Core

Perfect your pulling technique and challenge yourself in a whole new way with this exercise.

Tip: How a Kettlebell Can Make You a Better Bencher

Do a few sets of this drill before chest day and you'll perform better on the bench press. Check it out.

Tip: Exercise Variety is Overrated

A little variety is good. A lot of variety is lazy and dumb. Here's why.

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Tip: Standing EZ-Bar Curl, Mechanical Drop Set

Extend TUT and recruit more muscle fibers with this tough mechanical drop set. Here's how to do it.

Tip: To Win, Expect Pain

Stop believing the fitness fairytales and prepare for physical and mental torture. Here's why.

Tip: Rest This Long Between Sets

Build muscle AND strength by resting for a specific amount of time before the next set. Here's what you need to know.

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Tip: Build Delts with the Gironda Dumbbell Swing

This odd-looking exercise adds width to the shoulders. Here's how to do it.

Tip: A New Move for Upper Body Strength

Build lats, traps, and shoulders with this suspension exercise. Strengthens your core and grip too.

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Tip: Master the Depth Plyo Push-Up

Build your bench press, and a bigger chest, with this explosive push-up variation. Here's how to do it.

The 9 Worst Things About Processed Foods

You know to avoid most processed foods, but you probably don't know the whole story. A few of these will surprise you.

Tip: Eat These Foods to Beat Stress

A single stressful event can wreck your gut health and your sleep... for weeks. Eat these foods and stress can't touch you.

Tip: The Bad Habit That Makes You Overeat

Not only does this make you eat 385 extra calories a day, it also saps your natural testosterone. Check out the science.

Tip: The Medball Tri-Set

Nail your abs, triceps and chest with this exercise combo you can do anywhere.

Tip: Ab Training for Serious Lifters

You've seen this exercise before. Now make it even more effective.

Tip: The Deep Lunge Test

Test your hips for tightness before leg day, then do this drill to make them feel great.

Tip: One Lift for Total Body Power

And it'll add size to your upper back too. Check it out.

Tip: Rows for Pros

Here's a new way to do the seated row and a favorite of NFL athletes.

Tip: Is Your Warm-Up Worthless?

It could be. Here's the truth about warming up, stretching, and mobility.

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Tip: The Dumbbell Row and Shoulder Health

The one-arm row is one of the most butchered exercises. Here's how to do it effectively. As a bonus, it'll improve your shoulder health.

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Tip: For Push-Ups, Make an Arrow

What's the best form for push-ups? Elbows close or elbows flared? Neither really. Instead, make an arrow. Here's how and why.

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Tip: The Most Effective Foot & Ankle Exercise

Weak ankles and feet can inhibit the benefits of many lower body exercises. Here's a quick way to strengthen and stabilize them.

Tip: The Juice That Boosts Athletic Performance

And it may even help you fight disease and live longer. Check it out.

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Tip: Make the Pull-Through a Better Butt Builder

The pull-through is a great exercise for building glutes, but here are two ways to make it even better.