Author: Physiology Team
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How often should you train? How long do you need to rest between training sessions? How much is too much and how much is too little? The answers may surprise you and even change how you train! One of the most basic questions in weight training is “how many times a week should I train […]

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Introduction To The Maximum Hormonal Response Training Program Testosterone is the male hormone that, to varying degrees, regulates your height, facial hair, bone density, mood, sexual functioning, and a host of other important male characteristics. But in truth, the real reason we’re so darn interested in testosterone is because it’s primarily responsible for making you […]

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Nic Troupe trains back with pull-downs

Bodyweight exercises are among the most effective exercises for building strength and muscle mass. However, for most trainers, the only bodyweight exercises for the back they know are the pull-up or chin-up! While the pull-up is definitely effective, it can be too challenging for some or not challenging enough for others. Also, pull-ups don’t fully […]

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The latest, greatest training program for muscle mass Yeah, it’s a mouthful of words and a muscle-full of techniques we forged together into one brutal, exhausting, and unapologetic method for building muscle mass. So, if you dig deep and stay strong through all six weeks of the MED Training program, your reward will be a […]

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It’s no secret that building amazing calves is one of the hardest training feats imaginable. Most people just accept their genetics and surrender to the idea that they’ll never have great calves. You know the people we’re talking about: you see them with huge upper bodies and skinny “bird” legs. Or they have “cankles” where the […]

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Next to the chest, the second most sought-after muscle to develop would have to be the biceps. Whether you agree or not, you have to admit that there is something alluring about bulging biceps. Maybe it is the way they look when your T-shirt sleeves mold to your arms, and the material stretches because your […]

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Ever See A World-Class Bench Presser With Small Pecs? Didn’t Think So. Although a powerlifter may be bulkier than you want to be, we can certainly learn a lot about the power and size in their chest muscles. They tend to produce more force per unit of fiber and if you were to “peel back […]

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Looking for a new hamstring and inner thigh exercise? Have we got one for you! This unique hamstring exercise will give you an extremely intense contraction. It’s the perfect exercise to finish off your legs! If you’ve ever done concentration curls for your biceps, you know exactly how intense the contraction can be. If you’ve […]

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Get In, Get Out, Get it Done! Let’s face it, we’re always running out of time. Every hour seems to tick by faster and faster and finding time to get to the gym becomes a challenge. So, being efficient and focused as you step through the doors of the gym is paramount. If you can […]

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A Novel Training Approach to Transform Weak Body Parts into Strengths Virtually everyone is unhappy with one body part or another. Whether it’s “pipe-cleaner arms,” “chicken legs,” or a “trench chest,” most of us have a body part that lags behind the rest. Weaker. Smaller. Not as defined. Yes, genetics do play a role in […]

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Increase Your Bench Press By 25 Pounds And Your Squat By 50 Pounds, In One Month! The past 50 years or so of research has revealed some pretty cool data about training for strength and power. Literally hundreds of training studies have been completed, with a ton of interesting, relevant information. We went ahead and […]

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Q: In your opinion, what are the most dangerous lifts to perform in the gym? I want to stay healthy and injury free, but I hear so many different ideas about what’s dangerous or what the “right” way to do certain lifts is. For instance, one of my favorite exercises is “Good Mornings”, but I’ve […]

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Getting More Reps Out Of Every Set Learn how to take your body further than you ever thought possible. Your mind is the real key to achieving unbelievable results. Peak performance is a state of mind. No matter how prepared your body is, if your mind is not functioning at the top of its game, […]

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How To Turn Your Body Into A 24-Hour Fat-Burning Machine… And LOOK BETTER NAKED! To shed pounds successfully, you need more than diet and exercise. You need to influence the metabolic factors that will unlock your full potential to beat fat, for good… Have you ever viewed yourself as a healthy person trapped inside an unhealthy body? […]

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