Stimulants can really get you amped up for a tough workout, but do they have other effects as well? Dr. Lowery hooked himself up to fancy lab equipment to find out.
CrossFit claims that the NSCA is out to get them. Is it a conspiracy or does CrossFit just enjoy bullying people?
Increase time under tension and trigger new muscle growth with these six lethal combinations of compound and static exercises.
One rep, three phases. This overload method will not only challenge you, it'll pack muscle on your weakest body parts, fast!
If you're disregarding the advice of an experienced lifter in favor of the latest study, you may be doing yourself a disservice. And you definitely look like a punk.
To extend time under tension and trigger key anabolic responses, do “burn reps” at the end of a set until you have nothing left in the tank.
To perform like a high-tech ass-kicking machine you sometimes need to look to the past, remove the clutter and simplify.
Get shredded and increase your "secret" reflexive strength. But remember, with great abs come great responsibility.
Post-activation potentiation, bottoms-up squats, and smart warm-ups are the keys to a new PR.
Too often, advanced lifters allow small errors to slip through the cracks of an otherwise tight program. Here's how to fix them.
When you live in a dangerous world you sometimes need to train in a "dangerous" manner to be ready for it.
The newest internet expert disregards in-the-trenches wisdom from big, successful lifters and coaches. He's great at debating, but not so great at building muscle. Do you even lift, bro?
Every generation of bodybuilders has its unfounded fear of certain foods. The current generation takes the cake.
When just slapping extra weight on the bar fails, you need to look at effective ways to increase volume or density.
Have you ever had to go out to eat with a group of people while you're on a strict diet? Dave Tate feels your pain.
CrossFit hurts a lot of people, and the goal of exercise is to make you better, not worse. There's a simple fix, though.
If you slightly change your grip or your stance on every rep or two, you recruit a far greater number of motor units.
A bigger squat requires more squatting. Here's a unique way to squat frequently without burning out or breaking down.
Born in Israel but he was raised on T Nation, Amit Sapir has gone from knowledge-hungry teenager to IFBB pro bodybuilder.
Are you scanning the world for excuses or opportunities? Read this, get your act together, and reach your goals.
Trigger muscle growth with challenging variations of the chin-up, push-up, dip, and more!
While intermittent fasting has some benefits, it can easily lead to muscle loss, fat gain, and even disordered eating. Here’s what gurus won’t tell you.
Shake up your training with Tabata for biceps, eccentric roll-outs for abs, and speed push-ups.
Fear is the single best predictor of weightlifting success - not the absence of fear, but actually experiencing it.