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The Hidden Factor Hindering Your Muscle Growth

Potential Factors Hindering Muscle Growth during Off-Season Workouts By Jim Carpentier, CSCS Unless controlled, this invisible yet powerful opponent is...

By: Jim Carpentier

Leptin: Could This Hormone Be The Reason It's So Difficult To Keep Weight Off?

Why is it so tough to keep weight off? It's a question many Americans struggle with. A 2015 study found an average obese person who lost more than ...

By: Brandon Hall

5 Ways Alcohol Undermines Your Workout

There is no doubt about it: alcohol and sports are interlaced. Whether it is going out for a drink after your game with friends, or getting a beer at...

By: David Scott-McDowell

WNBA All-Star Kara Lawson's Simple Nutrition Advice Every Athlete Needs to Hear

For most people, going vegan sounds impossible. Not only do you have to ditch meat, but you also have to avoid all animal-related products. No ...

By: Brandon Hall

What the Early End of U.S. Marathoner Ryan Hall's Career Can Teach Athletes About Overtraining Syndrome

Every athlete wants to be the best at their individual sport, which is why they spend countless hours in the weight room, on the field, and out on the...

By: Andrew Meyers