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Tip: The Most Effective Way to Do Lateral Raises

Get wider faster with this special technique.

Tip: The Exercise That Fixes Everything

It's the lift nobody does but everybody needs.

The 7 Best Strength Exercises You Don't Do

Trying to add more plates? Eliminate the weaknesses holding you back. Use these unique exercises for bigger numbers on the big three.

Tip: Two Vegetables That Grow Muscle

Research shows these veggies deactivate the muscle growth inhibitor, myostatin. Check out the science.

Tip: Advanced Butt Stuff

You've mastered the basic glute-building lifts, now build an even better backside with these two moves.

5 Ways You're Wasting Time in the Gym

Think you're making the best use of your gym time? Yeah, probably not. It's time to get accountable and get smarter about your workouts. Here's how.

The Happy Powder

Low energy? No motivation? Lack of focus? Feeling mentally or physically run down? There's a supplement for that.

4 Gym Gadgets That Are Wasting Your Time

Are you using any of these overhyped fitness gadgets? If so, should you be? Probably not.

6 Gym Villains You Love to Hate

Read this and know who to avoid... or avoid becoming.

Growth Hormone: Fact and Fiction

The mainstream media would have you believe that hGH is the holy grail of ergogenics, but is it?

Get Huge in a Hurry

Proven, effective size training advice that’s a lot different than what you normally hear. Check it out.

Tip: The Worst Lower-Back Stretch

Avoid this stretch if you're a lifter, and use two other methods to take the stress off.

5/3/1: How to Build Pure Strength

Jim Wendler's 5/3/1/ program promises slow and steady gains that will eventually turn you into the strongest guy in the gym. And it delivers, every time.

How to Make Steroids Safer

Studies show that steroid use increases the chance of death several fold. Here's how to pry the Grim Reaper's thumb off the scale.

The Best Damn Workout Plan For Natural Lifters

Bodybuilding is full of programs used by "enhanced" lifters, but most people don't take drugs and can't get good results. This effective program is for them.

The Paleo Hybrid Diet

A “paleo” foundation plus some starchy foods and workout nutrition. Is this the most effective approach a lifter can follow?

The 6 Most Overrated Exercises Ever

Just because everyone does them doesn't mean they're optimal for you. It's time we reevaluate these 6 popular movements.

7 Pros, One Controversial Question

We asked pro bodybuilders, doctors, and coaches one blunt question. Their answers may surprise you.

Tip: Better Than Benching

The floor press isn't just for elite lifters. It's for everyone, including you. Here's why.

Pull-Ups Vs. Chin-Ups

We look to science to find out which exercise reins supreme for lats, traps, and biceps. Bonus: Two cool tricks to get better results with both.

Training Variety vs. Consistency: Final Word

Is it better to switch things up in the gym or stick with the same moves every workout? Here's the truth.

Tip: Do the Sandwich Press for Big Pecs

Want to recruit as many chest fibers as possible? Yes, you do. Add this to the end of your next chest workout.

The Complete Guide to T Replacement

Do you think you have low testosterone? Here's everything you need to know, from symptoms and testing to injecting and what to expect.

Iron Abs, Healthy Spine

Training abs shouldn't wreck your spine. Here's how to make your ab exercises safe and your core ridiculously strong.