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Are You Reaping the Benefits of Squats?
You’ve seen this guy at the gym. He’s parading around in a cut-off shirt, showing off his huge arms, neck, and chest. But he has pitifully skinny legs. That’s because he — like a lot of men — spends too much time working out his upper body to the detriment of his lower half. In […]
Perfect Your Pull-Up With These Effective Tips
Despite marketing to the contrary, many fitness machines are not necessary for an efficient and comprehensive workout. Although equipment has its place, many “standard” exercises — push-ups, squats, sit-ups, lunges — have stood the test of time because for a reason: They work! They build muscle, they burn fat, and they target the major muscle […]
The Most Ideal Exercises for Middle-Aged Men
As men move into middle age, a common struggle is maintaining strength and muscle mass while warding off excess body fat. Finding a formula for success can be difficult, and there are several key components: nutrition, hydration, proper sleep, reducing stress levels, and eliminating things like smoking or excessive alcohol intake. But no plan will […]
The Keys to Increasing Your Muscle Mass
Ever wonder why you don’t see any high-level athletes or Olympians in their 50s and 60s? It’s because time works against us all, and the aging process slows and diminishes certain body systems no matter what we do. As men age, they inevitably lose some muscle mass, regardless of nutrition, exercise, or activity levels. Survey […]