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The snow has melted and the days are warming up. You have worked hard these past few months and it’s time to show off...

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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...

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Well, here we are in March. Three months into the journey to your more “perfect self”. How’s it going? Did you reach your long-term...

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A clear and focused mind can go a long way in helping you create your best body. These tips can help give “spring cleaning”...

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By Dr. Thomas Fisher, PhD, LMHC, CSCS Well, here it is… January 1st… The “Big One”… Time to make the change… No more “Mr. Nice Guy”… You’ve...

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