3 Life-Changing Benefits of the Compressed Eating Window

If I were to try to sell you a pill that burned excess body fat, regenerated every cell in your body, and resulted in laser-like levels of mental clarity, how would you react? You'd probably dismiss is it as fantasy. And you'd be right. I would be. No such pill exists. However, within the inner … Continue reading 3 Life-Changing Benefits of the Compressed Eating Window

Core Training Part 2: How To Strengthen Your Core

In my previous article, I highlighted the principles of stabilizing your core and why it is important to functional fitness. After four weeks of core stabilization, your program should progress to core strengthening exercises. Strengthening the core involves more dynamic eccentric and concentric movements of the spine while keeping the core engaged. The tempo and intensity of the exercises are increased at this level, with shorter … Continue reading Core Training Part 2: How To Strengthen Your Core

Core Training Part 1: How to Stabilize Your Core

When I first started working out, I didn't pay much attention to my core. I tended to be more concerned with building the muscles I could flex in front of the gym mirrors. Biceps. Triceps. You get the picture. Either you've seen that guy or you've been that guy. While I did increase mass in … Continue reading Core Training Part 1: How to Stabilize Your Core

Full Range of Motion: A Science-Backed Hack to Increase Strength (New Study)

When it comes to strength training, moving through the full range of motion (ROM) leads to superior strength gains. In a study published in the Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research by Len Kravitz, PhD (not the one who married Lisa Bonet), 40 young men with no resistance training experience were randomly divided into a … Continue reading Full Range of Motion: A Science-Backed Hack to Increase Strength (New Study)

You’ve Done it Before! How to Use Your Past Successes to Succeed Now

Most people will tell you in order to get ahead you must never look back. Forget about that for a second. Can you truly remember the last time you were crushing it on all health fronts? Perhaps you were hitting the gym with enthusiastic resolve five days per week, on a first name basis with … Continue reading You’ve Done it Before! How to Use Your Past Successes to Succeed Now