Across-the-board condemnation of dietary fat is like branding all drugs as bad... or all people of a particular ethnic background as undesirable. I suppose we could call the media hype against fat "nutritional racism."
12 Weeks to Astounding Abdominals
The measurement of body composition is an inexact science, and outside the laboratory, it becomes an even more inexact science.
T-mag Goes Undercover in Mexico
The purpose of this column is tri-fold. Purpose number one is as a "refresher course" for seasoned lifters. Sure, deep down, you may know this stuff, but it's been so long since you first read about it that you've forgotten the rationale behind the subject matter.
Take your explosive strength to the next level!
I'll show you some more challenging and dynamic rotational exercises that are sure to help you develop Tornado-like power!
Techniques for breaking through strength plateaus in the bench press
How a bony white boy from Buffalo increased his strength by a whopping 60 pounds in 56 days!
Post-workout nutrition. Pre-workout nutrition. Mid-workout nutrition. Over the last year, you've heard a whole lot about these topics and for good reason. Whether you're a strength or endurance athlete, the correct nutrients before, during, and after exercise can dramatically impact your muscle mass and recovery.
Want to build muscle? Eat more protein, but not soy protein. Here’s why.
Have the balls to make up your own mind!
A list of bonehead practices in the gym
Forskolin burns fat through two different pathways: causing the body to burn fat for energy and enhancing thyroid function.
I don't need to tell you how revered the bench press is. Along with exercises such as the squat and deadlift, it forms the basis of most strength training and bodybuilding programs. And it wouldn't be too bold a statement to say that the bench press is the most popular upper-body exercise in the world!
This is part two of an article about Chris Shugart and Cy Willson's trip into Mexico to check out the steroid scene and bordertown culture.
Bring on the Pain-Upper Body
The Joys of Salivary Hormone Testing
Whether your main goal is fat loss or unadulterated muscle gain, here’s what you need to do.
Heavy weights. Forced reps. Negatives. They freakin' hurt. There's just no denying it. And yet we punish ourselves with these techniques like a bad boy at Mistress Cruella's House of Pain.
I've titled this article TNT (Tips-n-Tricks) for a very good reason. Many times it's the small things that make the biggest difference. Usually when reading a new book or article you walk away with one good idea. This one idea could've been presented in a paragraph or two. So I got to thinking, why not just provide all those great ideas in a format that cuts out the BS? What you're left with is pure TNT, the stuff great explosions are made of.