Are your bulking phases, or just the act of eating like a bodybuilder, shortening your athletic career or your life? It's possible, but Dr. L's got a plan and it involves "calorie restriction mimetics." Read, learn, live long and prosper.
Dr. Berardi shares his best training, diet, and planning tips for serious lifters and athletes.
A diet expert shares his food rules for staying lean and building muscle. Check it out.
A noted nutrition expert gives you a peek into his pantry. How does yours compare?
Trying to get big? Here's how to do it in the shortest amount of time. Check out these six tips that'll make even the skinniest guys huge.
An interview with gastrointestinal expert, Leslie Bonci, MPH, RD, LDN
How can you be certain of your health status if you don't understand the first thing about blood work? Here’s what you need to know.
Low-carb hype rules the day.
The five most common nutrition mistakes made by lifters and wannabe bodybuilders.
Bulking is dead. The new approach? Carb manipulation. Use food to get your body to release its own anabolic hormones. Here’s how.
Who is he? Why, he's Neandrethal man. The biggest, baddest, bipedal evolutionary ancestor on the block.
We'll take a look at ourselves, Homo sapiens sapiens, and try to flesh-out some meaningful insights about evolution, brains, brawn, fat, and disease.
For some, counting calories and macros is a valuable tool. For others, it can become an obsessive habit that derails their long-term progress. Here are the pros and cons of counting.
What happens when a lifelong meathead goes veg for a bulking cycle? John Berardi, Ph.D., is about to find out.
Think carb cycling is too damn complicated for real men to follow? Coach Henriques' plan is as simple as it is effective.
It's wintertime and you're faced with the yearly seasonal conundrum: do I go on a mass building cycle and say goodbye to my abs until the spring, or can I possibly keep my abs while bulking up?
Carb cycling works for fat loss and muscle gain, but it can get tedious. Here’s a simple way to do it.
Carb cycling doesn't work the way you think it works. But it can be used to preserve strength, energy and muscle while losing fat. Here's how.
Why drop your carbs crazy low if you don't have to? If your insulin sensitivity is good, and it probably is, you can eat more carbs than you think.
There's a term used to describe people who don't control their tolerance to carbohydrates. They're called fat people. Dave Barr is here to tell you how to make carbs work for you and not against you.
Should you be going low carb, high carb, or somewhere in between? What carbs are best? How should they be timed? We ask the experts.
Can’t seem to put on any quality weight? Try this strategy borrowed from sumo wrestlers. And don’t worry, you won’t get fat like a sumo! Check it out.
How to cheat on your diet and look even better
Coconut oil went from superfood to serious concern for the American Heart Association. They say it clogs the arteries. Are they right? Here's the real story.