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Hot-Rox FAQ

Answers to all your burning HOT-ROX questions!

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Fun With Women!

My new pastime (and how women should train)

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.

Toothpicks to Timber

Five Exercises for Fierce Forearms!

Docs on Gear

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

Steroid Manifesto - Part 2

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

Steroid Manifesto - Part 1

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

Ditch the Holiday Leftovers

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.

Steroids for Health, 2003

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.

Train For Your Frame

What's the quickest way to take your physique to the next level? Give up? Well, the answer depends on your calf insertion points. No, I'm not kidding!

Refresher Course

10 Ways to Screw Up Your Diet

Exercises You've Never Tried 5

The best exercises are often the ones you aren't using. To prevent adaptation, try some of these unconventional movements.

Power Broker

An Interview with Christian Thibaudeau

Save Your Parents!

Let's see if this situation sounds vaguely familiar. You're passionate about taking care of your body. You work out, you eat right, and you take supplements to fine tune the way your body looks, feels, and functions. If you piled up all the hours you've spent studying all this stuff, you'd think some University would just flat out give you a PhD.

Death by Bodyweight

Can’t make it to the gym? Here’s how to get a killer workout anyway.

Rest-Pause Training Re-visited

Go to any gym these days and you see most trainees doing an endless number of reps all in the hopes of attaining the oh-so elusive and fleetingly short pump.

Massive Cooking

Healthy, muscle-building food doesn't have to be bland and boring. These cooking tips are worth learning. Check 'em out.

The Volume of Strength Program

4 Weeks To a New Personal Best!