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A Big Breakfast for Big Muscle Gains

Breakfast is your post workout meal but also probably the most important meal of the day to promote muscle growth. After hours of fasting your body is primed to absorb and utilise far more nutrients than it is able to at other times from the meals in that day. Blood glucose levels are low, muscle glycogen and amino acid stores are low and your body will be in a state of dehydration, you are like a zombie. When you eat that breakfast, your body will release a hugely anabolic hormone called in...

Gerard Butler`s Workout and Diet Plan

In my personal opinion, Gerard Butler is a great scottish actor with charm and a funny person.. After filming the movie "300", Gerard got famous i might say for his shredded body with well defined muscles (great physique), and now recently after filming "The Bounty Hunter" he also got a new girlfriend, Jennifer Aniston. I think they look nice together but Gerard Butler is picky with his girls and now he was seen with a french 29 year old lady named Laurie Chloewa. All the muscles you see on Ger...

Megan Fox’s Workout and Diet Plan

Megan Fox`s Workout!!!Megan Fox had a personal trainer that tried to make her do a time compressed body-weight routine. Her trainer understood what she needed to look sexy and be slim, without adding weight.Planks:Her workout routine relied more on plank training.Planks are by far the best move for women to get sexy, flat abs like Megan.A short ab circuit:After crushing her abs with planks, she would then spend 15-20 minutes doing a circuit that involved knee ups, leg swings, and ball leg lif...

Fundamental Knowledge to Reduce Fat

If this is your first time on a fat loss phase please remember that getting ripped takes a lot of dedication, time, discipline, and focus. Diet:Diet is more important than exercise when it comes to getting ripped. You can train very hard in the gym but if your meals consist of pizza, french fries, cheeseburgers, sodas etc. your abs will be just hidden :) all the time. In order to see visible results and not just muscle mass combined with a lot of fat try a low -moderate carb, low fat, high fibe...

Three Easy Fat Loss Tips

If you are looking to drop a bit of extra fat, then give these three quick fat loss suggestions a try. 1.Drink WATER and lots of it. This is the simplest but maybe the most effective thing you can do to aide fat loss. Stop drinking soft drinks (even the diet ones are loaded with salt) and juice (too many carbs). H2O is the bestest liquid :) 2.Eat small frequent meals to keep your metabolism burning on high. You can`t go 5 or 6 hours without eating, because you will get hungry and pigout on a...

5 Tips for building Abs

1. Focus on the diet.Your diet is the main factor in how your abs will look. "Abs are made in the kitchen, not in the gym!"2. Minimize rest time in between sets.Try to only take 1 minute of rest [or less] time in between abdominal exercises. The goal is to keep rest to 30 - 40 seconds in between sets. Keep those abdominals burning!3. Contract and flex your abs in between sets.This technique helps to build abdominal definition. Bodybuilders have been known to stretch and flex in between sets to i...

Supersets

The Superset is an excellent intensity technique not only for fat loss but for muscle building as well.A muscled strong body will respond better to nutrition. Your metabolism will convert your food to useful energy, not fat. Ideally you feed your muscle and starve your fat.The superset is a very simple concept, basically you just do two exercises back-to-back, with no rest inbetween!The weight is light enough that you can do a dozen repetitions of an exercise. Start out light. You can always i...

Enzymes

Enzymes are specialized protein molecules facilitating most of the body's metabolic processes - such as, supplying energy, digesting foods, purifying your blood, ridding the body of waste products.Enzymes are vital to our health and change the rate at which chemical reactions happen, but without any external energy source added or by being changed themselves.Without enzymes in your body, you could have the best nutritional plan around, and supplement your diet with a lot of vitamin supplements,...