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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...

A Clove of Garlic raises your Testosterone Levels

The stinking rose, the garlic, has been shown to raise testosterone levels, a key hormone in muscle growth and strength. Garlic has an additional benefit because it lowers cortisol levels. Cortisol is an catabolic hormone, an adversary of testosterone, as the two compete for the same growth-stimulating sites within muscle cells. Cortisol causes the breakdown of muscle protein. Since garlic stimulates testosterone and inhibits cortisol, it has great potential as an anabolic agent (just like st...

G-Unit and 50 Cent- I Like The Way She Do It

G-Unit - I Like The Way She Do ItI found this workout song when i watched a video on youtube with stamina on the bar doing a thug workout and it`s so hot. 50 cent rulles and whatever... build some muscle on this track.Bonus! G-Unit, 50 Cent- I Like The Way She Do It lyrics!!!(Bridge) 50 Cent I Like the Way she do it I Like the Way she do it I Like the Way she do it I Like the Way she do it (Chorus) 50 Cent I Said I Like the Way she do it, She put her back into it Then she drop it low, ...

The Ectomorph

The ectomorph physique is a fragile and delicate one. The bones of an ectomorph are light, joints are small and muscles are slight. The limbs are long in proportion and the shoulders droop. The ectomorph is a linear physique. Straight up and straight down, and may appear longer than he or she really is, due to the length of limbs coupled with lack of muscle mass developed on those limbs. The ectomorph is not naturally powerful and will have to work hard for every ounce of muscle and every bit of...

Beer, Muscle and Bodybuilding

Let`s talk about beer and the damages of it on muscles in bodybuilding. First of all, if you occasionally drink a beer, don`t worry it won`t affect your dreams to get buffed up with big hard rock muscles! Still you know Arnold Schwarzenegger`s line about drinking soda? That line can also apply in the case of beer (alcohol) or even steroids and junk food and it is: "Why take something the body doesn’t need right now?" Although beers are among the best alcoholic beverage choices in bodybu...

How to Bench Tips and Common Mistakes

If you don`t know how to bench properly and in order to correct your eventual common mistakes to improve muscle growth please read carefully this "How to bench tips and Common Mistakes" post. Lack of over-all body tightness is one of the mistakes Keep the bar in line with the wrist and elbows (tip) Don’t push the bar off you. Push yourself away from the bar to bench better and grow muscle faster Tighten your back (good how to bench tip, isn`t it? :D) Get your upper back and core stren...

Jake Gyllenhaal`s Muscle Workout and Diet Plan

I`m so excited today to write about the actor from the new movie "Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time", Jake Gyllenhaal with his perfect shaped physique and chiseled hard muscles. I can`t even find my words so sorry for the eventual misspellings when writing about Jake Gyllenhaal`s workout routine and diet plan! As you can see from the trailer, the movie "Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time" will be a hit in the box office, the pc game surely was a good one so i expect that the movie "Prince...

Fish Oils Can Inhibit Muscle Recovery

Fish contains high levels of Omega 3 fatty acids, which inhibit prostaglandin synthesis, and that`s bad for muscle growth and recovery because prostaglandins are important for building muscles. I won`t talk about prostaglandin but instead i will talk about the fish oils that can inhibit muscle recovery in immobilized persons.Researchers from the Food and Nutrition Department at Seoul National University examined the effect of fish oils on muscle recovery in rats.The rats were assigned like so: a...

Tuna Burgers

Recipe of the day: Tuna BurgersTuna burgers are great for your crawing moments while still sticking on to your diet. If you`re on a low carbohydrate diet throw the whole grain roll from the tuna burger and place the burger pattie between 2 or more sheets of lettuce and add some vegetables instead of rolled oats. You probably know that tuna is good for you.. low fats, lots of protein.Click to read Tuna detailsIngredients: 1 tuna can (you know the main ingredient for tuna burger :D) 1 egg white 1/...

Nick Jonas Has Muscles

The Jonas Brothers were skinny in the past, but now their muscles ripp the t-shirts off them :D.. if Joe Jonas goes to the gym and has a great workout then all the Jonas family does that including Nick Jonas and they have quite some guns to expose (i mean muscles) :). Jumping, running, being chased, you have to be pretty fit to do those things but on the stage the Jonas Brothers give their best to make the crowd be enthusiastic. The Jonas Brothers are always on the road and that is physic...