Before starting a new diet plan or spending money on a new weight-loss product, it's important to first define your goal. What exactly do you consider your ideal weight to be? Are you looking to reduce your weight to Y pounds, lower your body fat to X percentage, or lower your BMI to Z? Each measure of weight loss success has its advantages and disadvantages, and before you embark on a journey towards quick weight loss it's critical to... Read More
In just two weeks, you'll melt away fat from your hips, waist and thighs, thanks to The Fat Flush Plan. Prepare to cleanse your body and lose big with this three-phase diet program, created by well-known nutritionist Ann Louise Gittleman. The aim of The Fat Flush Plan is to boost your metabolism, flush out... Read More
Timing is everything. Created by diet and fitness guru Jorge Cruise, the 3-Hour Diet is as easy as it sounds.
The overall premise is to eat every three hours from the time you wake up.
The Abs Diet is not just going to change your life -- it will save it.
Those are the inspirational words of author David Zinczenko. The editor-in-chief of Men's Health magazine promises that you will be able to transform your abs in just six weeks -- if you follow his program complete with a healthy... Read More
If you have been trying to gain muscle for any length of time, you have probably figured out that training is only half of the equation. To gain quality muscular weight, you must take in more calories than you burn, with a significant portion of them coming from protein. This large food intake can be a huge drain on your wallet, especially when you already have monthly gym dues on your list of bodybuilding expenses. Here are 10, nutrient-dense,... Read More
If you're like most people, you've been doing the usual set of workouts and exercises to get into shape. Push-ups, sit ups, crunches and lunges are great exercises when you're first starting out, but your body will adapt to the routine fairly quickly. The result? Fewer calories burned and little or no results with your workout routine.
Fortunately, there are a number of exercises designed to target key muscle... Read More
By Lucas Wold
My gym is located right by Lake Tahoe, which is home to the sexiest beaches in Nevada, hands down. It should come as no surprise then, that I am most often called on for help lookin' good in a bikini.
Here are SEVEN of my sizzling hot tips to help you raise your metabolism through the roof, so... Read More
Get ready for a diet that will blow you away. Another property of the Men's Health Empire, the TNT Diet asserts it will help dieters (particularly men) change their bodies by following a simple fat-fighting formula.
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For great abs, you need two things: A little knowledge and a little action.
Start with the knowledge. The first thing you should know is that crunches are a lot of pain for little gain. True, they will shape and tone the outer layer of abdominal muscles but shaping jelly still only gets you well-shaped jelly.
There are three layers of abdominal muscles, and the only way to get killer abs is to work... Read More
Most people think of strength training as a great way to build muscle and increase strength, but there are many more benefits you may be less familiar with. Strength training involves placing a heavier load on a muscle to stimulate an increase in the number of muscle fibers, making the muscle stronger. Types of strength training include working out with free weights or weight machines at the gym, using resistance bands or the body's own weight for... Read More