Yoga and Mental Health: 3 Steps to Improving the Mind Body Connection

25/02/2021 0 Comments

It’s no secret that yoga can have a profound impact on your physical health, but not everyone is aware of its special relationship with mental health. Mental Health America cites research that shows as little as 20–30 minutes of yoga every day can have a substantial, positive impact on your ability to manage stress and …

5 tips to lose the quarantine 15 in time for summer

20/02/2021 0 Comments

Get back on track with these tips. Citation By Emmie Satrazemis, RD, CSSD If you’re like most of us who’ve been cooped up inside without access to a gym and full access to unlimited snacks, you might have noticed your pants fitting a little tighter these days. And with summer right around the corner, you might be feeling the pressure …

7 Moves you should avoid in your arm workouts

20/02/2021 0 Comments

Don’t waste your time or potentially injure yourself with these arm exercises. Citation By Pete Williams It’s tough to hurt your arms in the gym unless you drop a dumbbell on them. After all, your arms are mostly along for the ride for many lifts. When it comes down to it, big movements are often powered primarily by the …

Why the chair challenge is much harder for men

14/02/2021 0 Comments

Can you defeat the chair challenge? Maybe if you’re a woman. Citation By Roger Lockridge The fitness industry is always looking for the next great challenge. The harder it is, the better. Well, this one will appear easy, and it should be for most of the women that read this. Men, on the other hand, could fail …

6 Simple Quad Exercises for Explosive Leg Growth

13/02/2021 0 Comments

Add these easy quad-busters to the mix for bigger, stronger legs. Citation By Noah Bryant Whether your goal in the gym is to improve athletic performance, increase strength, or just look better, a nice set of big, strong quads is a must. The quad plays a big role in running, jumping, and everyday life. On top of this, the quads are …

Creating a Budget-Conscious Fitness and Wellness Routine Designed for Women

13/02/2021 0 Comments

(Photo via Pexels) When it comes to fitness and wellness, one size doesn’t fit all. This is truer when comparing the differences in how women and men lose weight and stay healthy. Because our bodies are designed with specific and unique needs, a wellness plan that works well for a man won’t address the health …

THE STRAIGHT-UP DELTS WORKOUT FOR MASSIVE SHOULDERS

13/02/2021 0 Comments

Scale back the weight to turn up the heat with this DOMS-inducing shoulder routine.Citation By: M&F One of the worst feelings in the world is the anticipation of delayed-onset muscle soreness (DOMs) that never materializes. You may feel a little tight the next day, but it’s not the kind of soul-rending ache in your muscle bellies that …

HOW PHIL HEATH TRAINS FOR WIDE LATS AND A DETAILED BACK

08/02/2021 0 Comments

The seven-time Mr. Olympia champ shares his favorite moves for an award-winning back Citation By Joe Wuebben Is Phil Heath’s back-training philosophy all about going as heavy as possible with high-intensity and high volume? No. In fact, his top priority is back health. “My overall approach to back training is knowing that a bigger muscle is a strong muscle; however, back health is No. 1 …

FIT FOR THE HOLIDAYS: NUTRITION

08/02/2021 0 Comments

These healthy-eating tips can help you stay lean and ripped. Citation By M&F Editors Eat, drink, and be merry— but not too merry. When it comes to food, celebrate—but with control. Taking these few simple steps will help make sure that your nutrition doesn’t suffer. The average person can consume up to 4,500 calories during holiday celebrations, and …

FINE-TUNE YOUR BICEPS IN 4 WEEKS

04/02/2021 0 Comments

These new exercise techniques will change your approach to arm training, not to mention the size of your bis. Citation By Jimmy Pena, MS, CSCS Of all the adjectives that describe your biceps, neglected probably isn’t one of them. Seriously, asking you to avoid training arms this week would be like asking the planet to stop …