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Lifting is better with warm-ups

By Muscle Media  Before you begin exercising or lifting weights, it’s important to take a few minutes to warm-up your muscles. Doing some light exercises...

Women & Exercise: The “5 Rs” Principle

By Muscle Media   Remember back to January?  The gym was flooded with new faces. It's that post-New Year’s craze that sends everyone to the gyms...

Mirror, Mirror on the Wall… Body Image

By Muscle Media   Body image is a topic that usually makes you think of teenaged girls starving themselves thin.  But most people, no matter how...

Staying Fit After 40 with Resistance Exercise

By Muscle Media Have you ever noticed how people who don’t exercise still have a look of “fullness” in their arms, legs and chests when...

Cramps, How to Deal with them

By Muscle Media   Muscle cramps are temporary contractions of the muscles that usually appear during, or shortly after, physical effort. The sensation is a strong,...

Free Weights vs. Machine Exercise

By Muscle Media   Something to keep in mind is that when you exercise, you are training for life.  Although you may spend an hour a...

Intensity Cycling For Better Muscular Gains

By Muscle Media   Over the years, countless people have been using weights and weight machines in an effort to increase strength and muscular size. They...

Lose Belly Fat & Show Off Your Six Pack

By Muscle Media   Have you ever noticed that many will always include abdominal muscle exercises in their routines and yet, they can never show off...

Fitness Can Save Your Life

By Muscle Media   Being physically active can literally save your life!   Being fit can affect every aspect of your life, not just your physical health. ...

Lower Back Pain Relief With Exercise

By Muscle Media If you’re one of the millions of people that suffer from lower back pain, you need to know that exercise can do...

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BCAAs: Maintain Lean Muscle Mass While on Cutting Dieting

BCAAs: (Branched-chain amino acids) supplementation has been shown to increase protein synthesis and decrease muscle protein breakdown. BCAA are a group of essential amino...