In part 1, I touched on general weight gain rules and reasons why you can’t gain weight. Now it’s time to get into workout specifics… WORKOUT RULES 4. Stop listening to every ridiculous piece of advice you hear in the gym or read on a message board. Recently a client of mine informed me that […]

WHY CAN’T YOU GAIN WEIGHT? Though there may be many reasons why you may be thin, the most apparent reason is because of your genetics. If your parents are naturally thin or have a small body frame, then you will most likely have the same small body type. To some degree, your size can also […]

Generally, people think of body building equipment as weight machines.  While weight machines are some of the best ways to work specific muscle groups, there is still a lot of other body building equipment you can use to help tone and work your muscles to their fullest potential. Of course, you will want to have […]

The focus of research on vitamins these days is how antioxidant supplements may play a role in reducing the risk of cardiovascular disease. Antioxidant supplements – E, C, and beta-carotene (a form of vitamin A) – have potential when it comes to health promotion. However, most data available about such health promoting properties of antioxidant […]

“Do I need supplements to gain muscles fast?”, “What supplementations are needed for body building beginners?”, “Are the nutrients from my daily meals enough for me to gain bigger muscles fast?” All body building beginners must have asked themselves these questions. You are reading this article because you would have probably asked these questions yourself. […]

The name Arnold is well-known in the sport of body building.  California’s governor made body building what it is today.  This Austrian amazement came onto the body building scene in the 1970’s and changed the face of body building forever. Today, because Arnold has been so important in the sport, he now holds his own […]

Can Vitamin D really help prevent you from developing cancer? Once only associated with strong bones and teeth, new scientific research is finding that Vitamin D can cut your risk of developing common cancers by as much as 50%. Says Sara Hiom, head of health information at Cancer Research UK, “There is evidence to suggest […]

People today are always rushing somewhere to do something or the other. It almost seems that if you look around you, you will notice that nobody is able to stop and rest and just do nothing, not even for a minute. There is too much to learn, too much to do, too much to achieve […]

Many people know John Cena as one of WWE’s most prominent wrestlers.  But the reality is that John Cena is also known as a beautiful specimen of what body building can do.  John Cena has been fully involved in the body building industry for many years, and he has come to be known as one […]

The anatomy of body building includes knowing what muscles are located where and how they are grown most effectively.  It can be confusing, so as you read this article, find a mirror and locate the muscles on your own body.  When you are body building, knowing the anatomy of your body can be very, very […]

The anatomy of body building includes knowing what muscles are located where and how they are grown most effectively.  It can be confusing, so as you read this article, find a mirror and locate the muscles on your own body.  When you are body building, knowing the anatomy of your body can be very, very […]

Arnold Schwarzeneggar made body building a household phenomenon with the release of his 1973 movie “Pumping Iron”.  He has been granted the honor of single handedly making body building an everyday term. When Arnold first started out in his body building career, he was just a young man.  He started out as a “98 pound […]

The antioxidant vitamins found in fruits, vegetables, teas and supplements are proving to be powerful agents in the fight against disease causing free radicals. The original concept was to take recommended daily allowance (RDA) of vitamins to a level that would prevent acute deficiency diseases like the Sailor’s disease scurvy. These are the standards by […]

No matter what you read or who you talk to, everyone has their own opinion of what the „perfect“ rep range should be to allow for maximum muscle stimulation and growth. In this article I’m going to clear up the confusion once and for all and teach you the truth about choosing the most effective […]

Body building is widely practiced by men and women all over the globe. The most common cause for pursuing this sport is achieving a better-defined body and appearance. However, very few stop to take into consideration the risks involved in body building. The Risks of Extreme Sports Body building is, in a way, an extreme […]

7 Reasons Why Your Muscles Stop Growing.  How To Get Muscle To Grow Again Have ever wondered why your muscles stopped growing after a few months of training even though you are training very hard? Here are 7 reasons why your muscles stopped growing and how to get your muscle to grow again. • You […]

Do not underestimate breakfast Breakfast is the most important meal on the day. Breakfast counteracts your muscles to breaking down on the most effective way. On the night the blood sugar is goes down and if you not eat a good breakfast you stop your muscle from growing. Nutrition Do not take nutrition instead of […]

Our body’s internal system needs a PH of just above 7.0; our immunologic, enzymatic and repair mechanisms all function at their best in this alkaline range. If our body becomes over acidic, i.e. under a PH of 7, you may start to experience a combination of these symptoms: Low energy, fatigue Nasal congestion Hives Muscle […]

The real facts about benefits of Vitamin C may surprise you. First of all what is Vitamin C? Vitamin C is a water soluble vitamin. Unlike the oil soluble vitamins such as A and E, Vitamin C cannot be stored by your body. Since Vitamin C is not stored by your body, we need to […]

HGH or human growth hormone is a protein hormone of 190 amino acids, which is synthesized and secreted by the Somatotroph cells (hence called Somatotropin) in the anterior pituitary. The genes for human growth hormone are localized in the q22-24 region of chromosome 17. The structure of HGH includes four helices necessary for functional interaction […]

In order to make the most of your weight loss program, finding the most effective ways to burn fat will maximize your results and minimize your waistline! Follow these 10 tips for fat burning if you want to lose weight and lead a healthier way of life. 1.) Drink More Water One of the best […]

The chest area is one of the easist muscle groups for beginning bodybuilders to strengthen and develop. It consists of a large muscle (pectoralis major) to either side of the breastbone and a smaller muscle (pectoralis minor) underneath. The pecs are relatively easy to develop in the early stages simply because they can be trained […]

If You really want to gain size stop reading articles out of magazines and find a trainer that knows what they are doing. Eat organically, you are what you eat (if you give yourself a 59 cent hamburger you are giving your body 59 cent muscles that makes you look like garbage.) Eat According to […]

Bodybuilding supplements consists of various substances including proteins and amino acids, metal replacement products, prohormones, testosterone boosters and are taken by boy builders and sports persons to help building muscle or supplement fat loss. These bodybuilding supplements are also suitable for improving sports performance. Amino acids, Branched chain amino acids, glutamine and protein: Protein consumed […]

Learning about vitamins can be confusing, especially when you are trying to figure out just what type of supplements you should be taking. We’ve all been told at one time or another, that if we ate a nutritionally balanced meal three times a day we wouldn’t need dietary supplements or need to know about vitamins, […]