November 2, 2017

Sciatica Is A Real Pain In The Butt (pt. 1)

  Dealing with sciatica can be a real pain in the butt. Literally. It can also be a pain in the low back, the hamstring, and even the foot. Sciatica is the general term given to a collection of symptoms associated with an irritated sciatic nerve. In addition to pain there may be weakness, tingling, and numbness in the muscles the sciatic nerve travels through. It is often the reason why some bodybuilders give up […]
October 12, 2017

Here’s Why You’re Still Fat Even Though You Exercise Regularly

Most people start exercising to lose weight. Many spend hours a week at the gym and still have trouble shedding fat. You may see the same people sweating profusely on a cardio machine week after week with no change to their physique. After a few months (or a few weeks) of hard work, most give up when the results aren’t matching the effort. There are a number of reasons fat loss may be stalled, but […]
September 7, 2017

Take the Guilt Out of Your Summer Cocktails

  Your training is going well so far this year, your diet is on point, motivation is high, the gains are… gaining; now the weather’s glorious, you’ve found a little time to yourself, you’re feeling happy. It’s time to relax. You fancy a little drink or two; the perfect accompaniment to a successful week. The problem is, you can’t quite switch out of training mode. You’ve got the bug. That little niggle just keeps eating […]
August 3, 2017

How Much And What You Should Eat To Maximize Muscle Gains

Some bodybuilders view bulking as a free pass to eat as much junk food as they require. As long as the scale in the bathroom and lifts in the gym are going up they consider it successful. But is it really worth gaining 10 lbs of fat to gain 1 lb of muscle? “Dirty” bulking will only make it harder to get shredded when you are finished. The truth is it’s not necessary to gorge […]