Fundamental Muscle Building Tips

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Regardless of where you are in your fitness life, building muscle mass is enjoyable and a fantastic method towards improving your health. With years of experience, we’ve compiled tested and proven tips to help you get everything you can from your workouts by smartly deploying your muscle-building efforts. Prepare yourself to enter the world of fitness!

First, you can’t overlook your diet. It is important to incorporate a sufficient amount of vegetables into your diet. Often, vegetables are overlooked in a muscle building plan, in favor of the emphasis on proteins. There are a number of vitamins and nutrients in vegetables that simply can’t be found in high-protein or carbohydrate-rich foods. They also contain high levels of fiber. The more fiber you eat, the more benefit you will get from the protein in your diet.

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Body Recomposition: How To Lose Weight And Gain Muscle

body recomposition food

To lose weight, you need to cut down on your calorie intake; but to gain muscle, you have to increase your calorie intake. Thus, the concept of losing weight and gaining muscle at the same time can be quite inconceivable. Though you may still not be convinced that you can lose weight and gain muscle at the same time, it’s possible through a process known as body recomposition. This approach emphasizes on losing weight and gaining muscle at the same time.  

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5 Must-Have Workout Accessories to Improve Your Exercise Routine

Exercising is the best way to jumpstart your journey to better health. However, getting pumped and ready to spend time working out, in the beginning, isn’t easy. You need the right equipment to boost your morale and keep you motivated to get your sweat on regularly. So, where do you start? What types of products will actually help you improve your workout on a daily basis? Here are a few must-have items that are virtually guaranteed to make your workouts more fun and effective.

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Top Tips When Choosing a Treadmill

With the Covid-19 pandemic still lingering about, many of us are still quarantined, working out in our homes. A suitable home gym should have a variety of equipment, from free weights, exercise bands, specific equipment like jump ropes and pull-up bars, to machines such as treadmills, ellipticals, and perhaps a rower. There are easily 100’s of each type of equipment. Today, we’re just going to focus on choosing the right treadmill.

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4 Reasons to Try a Boot Camp Workout

boot camp workout

If there’s one thing in life that offers plenty of options, it’s exercise. The question is, why can it be such a challenge to find a routine that works and stick to it? It could be boredom from repetition, frustration from not seeing the desired results, or simply a lack of motivation. While these are all common reasons, they don’t have to mean the end of a fitness journey. If this sounds familiar, it’s time to change your perspective. Keep reading for four ways boot camp workouts can benefit your life as a whole. 

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The Best Omega 3 Snacks (Other Than Flax Seed Oil – Yuck!)

Dr. John Berardi

Since the late 1990’s Dr. John Berardi has published 8 scientific abstracts; 15 scientific papers and textbook chapters; presented at nearly 50 scientific, exercise, and nutrition related conferences; and published countless articles online.

His first articles at Testosterone Magazine so many years ago, provided me with the basis for everything I know about nutrition today. Now I will turn some of that knowledge over to you in the form of Nutrition Tips written by Dr. Berardi himself.

Today’s Topic – The Best Omega 3 Snacks

High Protein Food

You already know how important it is to have a healthy Omega 3 : Omega 6 ratio in your diet. More Omega 3 essential fatty acids (EFAs) means a healthier heart and decreased inflammation, which is especially good for those of us who inflame our muscle tisses by detroying them with resistance training.

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Pros and Cons of Crossfit

Crossfit Women

Crossfit is a famous exercise program that people around the world have been using for years. Some people think Crossfit is all about working out until you can’t move. However, it’s actually about creating healthy exercise routines, picking up new dietary habits, and working with others to motivate each other to continue your progress. to find out if Crossfit is right for you, check out the Crossfit pros and cons below.

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Top 5 Tips for Boosting Your Testosterone

Tips For Boosting Your Testosterone

Testosterone pertains to a sex hormone that plays an essential role in developing male reproductive tissues and organs, like the prostate and the testes. Also, this hormone helps promote increased bone and muscle mass, as well as body hair growth.

But what happens when you have low levels of testosterone? And how can you resolve this problem?

This article will help you gain a deeper understanding of the best ways to boost your testosterone levels with 5 tips for boosting your testosterone.

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Top 5 Key Ways To Help Build Bigger Muscles

For many bodybuilders, patience, hard work, and consistency are important ingredients to obtaining successful outcomes. Their goal is always to have bigger, stronger, and better performing muscles. However, the road to attaining this goal isn’t easy. So, what are the recommended ways to help build bigger muscles? 

More often than not, people tend to forget the basics. Take a look at the following helpful tips below to choose the best strategy you can employ to achieve bigger muscles. 

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Working Out and Eating Healthy: 5 Tips I Give My Non-Body Builder Friends

Working Out and Eating Healthy

The way you eat can have a serious impact on your fitness outcomes. Let’s be honest up front: not everyone in the gym is looking to build mass. For those of you who are trying to slim down, increase definition or improve overall health, your nutritional needs will be different from a bodybuilder’s. Following a few basic tips will help you meet your needs and propel you closer to your goals. 

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