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6 Ways to Decrease your Shoulder Pain!

Success in any sport requires many attributes. Athletes, professional or amateur, are always looking for ways to improve their performance. New training programs, great...
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Got A Minute? Dr. Tom Here – Carpe Diem…

Muscle Media® Dr. Tom Here, Got A Minute? Something I’ve noticed over the past 30 years of my practice is the people who have the greatest...

Why Women Over the Age of 50 Should Weight Train

With peri- and post- menopause, women will experience changes in their body shape, size and overall energy level. We can't avoid menopause, but with...
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Timing Matters – Best Times to Take Whey Protein

Since the discovery and isolation of whey protein as a supplement used to develop  muscle, Gym Rats can’t seem to get enough in their supply. Everyone seems  to be scampering to get whey protein supplements. This is especially true among athletes  and bodybuilders trying to build muscle mass. Protein can be found in many common  foods, such...

Leucine Increases IGF-1 in Muscle

The branched-chain amino acid L-Leucine appears to be the primary nutritional regulator of muscle protein synthesis via direct activation of the nutrient-sensitive mTORC1 signaling...