Ask the Expert: Q&A with Strength and Conditioning Coach Charles Staley

Q: I’ve been reading a lot lately about the benefits of low-bar squats (like what powerlifters use) — in particular I often see the claim...

Fitness Plan- The Power of Three: Fitness and Nutrition Guide

There’s something about the number three. It’s the number of dimensions that humans can perceive. Three is the first number to which the meaning...

Detox Diet: Start Clean

The Detox Diet is extraordinarily popular. Most of the medical establishment does not agree with the premise, citing that our livers and kidneys are all we...

Skip the Scale! 4 Other Ways to Measure Progress in Your...

The number on the scale isn’t as big of a deal as you might think it is. Read on for some alternate ways to...

Musculoskeletal System – You Need to Keep Yours Healthy

Orthopedics 101: what makes up our musculoskeletal system? In order for our body to move, the joints, ligaments, and tendons must work together. If...

Thyroid Issues – Why You Can’t Lose Weight & How Your...

Your thyroid has a large impact on how your metabolism functions, so it's likely that your weight would be impacted by any thyroid issues....

Top 20 Quick Tips to Boost Your Metabolism

People trying to change their body composition would love to find ways to increase their metabolism. The “metabolism” is the rate at which the...

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Advanced Training- Program Beginner No More

If you’ve been in your rookie year of training, it’s time to step up your program. By: Roger Lockridge It’s a new year and with the...

Recipe: Skinny Green Bean Holiday Casserole

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BURPEES: Love Them, Hate Them, Do Them

By Megan Johnson McCullough Everyone’s favorite exercise….NOT! Even though we hate them, there’s plenty of reason to love them. They burn some serious calories. They’re...

Want a Faster Metabolism? Get More Sleep!

Do you want to increase metabolism? Get more sleep! Sleep Loss Lowers Metabolic Rate Sleep is one of the most neglected aspects of health for most...