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Sweet Potatoes And Carotenoids

Sweet potatoes have been found to contain the highest level of carotenoids in the vegetable kingdom, and that's good because carotenoids enhance muscle cell recovery after workouts thus helping you to improve your muscle growth and carotenoids from sweet potatoes even fight viruses such as the common cold.Carotenoids (beta-carotene, alpha-carotene, gamma-carotene, and beta-cryptoxanthin) have vitamin A activity (meaning they can be converted to retinal), and these and other carotenoids can also ...

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...

Maximize Grip Strength

When you`re starting to lift heavy weights, your grip strength increases enough as the rest of your body but sometimes it doesn`t so you should consider some exercises to maximize your grip strength: first of all grip and squeeze the bar as tight as you can and hold through your set because this activates more muscles and you will see that you have more strength and better form at the gym, rub your hands with chalk it will maximize your grip take your normal deadlift posture and grasp the bar wi...

Ups `n Downs in Bodybuilding Part 4

Today i will talk about how i started taking steroids. I have been researching a lot on the net about steroids, benefits and side effects and after 3 weeks i had to choose between testosterone and dianabol (naposim).The fact that testosterone is injectable didn`t scare me but, because it was illegal i couldn`t just go to a doctor and put him to inject it to me and i didn`t knew how to make a proper injection on my own.I was afraid of touching a blood vessel or my sciatic nerve.. so i decided to ...

Ups `n Downs in Bodybuilding Part 3

As you have seen in the photos from part one and two i`ve put some muscle mass.But i was greedy and wanted more and more. People at school really started to annoy me with their foolishness.I hate people that talk from heard abouts when they see that you got some muscle mass.For example people usually asked me something like: "hey man, do you take proteins (supplements)?" Like proteins are some kind of steroids or something, i mean you get proteins from eating regular meals! Some people are so du...

Big Biceps mistakes:Too much isolation!

I think I speak for every man when I say we all want big biceps. Even guys who have big biceps want bigger biceps!The first big biceps mistake is too many isolation exercises.Compound and IsolationCompound exercises move the body through more than one joint movement, while isolation exercises only move the body through a single-joint movement. The king of all compound exercises is the squat. The squat uses many major muscle groups and bends at you ankles, knees, waist and hips. A big bicep compo...

Strategies to Motivate Yourself

Learning what uniquely motivates you is what will make you successful in your weight loss or weight gain journey.1:Write down your goals.2:Create a fitness action plan.3: Set a completion date.4: Enter a competition.5: Enter a competition amongst your friends.6: Plaster motivational quotes all over your house.7: Post your favorite fitness role model on your refrigerator.8:Post your favorite fat picture on your refrigerator.9:Type "Get off your Fat Butt" on your screen saver.10:Practice core stre...

Jargon Used In Bodybuilding

Steroids: 1.Cycle: A period of steroid use often 8 or more weeks in length, followed by a similar period of disuse. 2.Pyramiding: This is when users build up to their heaviest dose on a cycle. Though prevalent in the early days of steroid use, this method was found unnecessary and is virtually no longer practiced. 3.Stacking: The process of combining drugs, or using more than one drug within a cycle. 4.Tapering: This is the opposite of Pyramiding. Users begin with their highest dose and ...

Weight Training for Women

Diet "The more muscle you have, the more fat you burn!". Quick weight loss from dieting can cause a quick loss in muscle tissue. This is not the best way to receive the best proportions. Since women have less muscle mass then men, extreme dieting is more damaging to the female physique then to the males. When you cut back a lot on food intake, it deprives the female body of energy, and the body usually becomes weak. A loss of two pounds or more a week, means you are loosing muscle mass as you a...

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...