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I’ve been an applied protein researcher since 2012. This article outlines my recommendations for protein intake based on the last 5 years of research.
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Non-responders are people who don’t add muscle when they start training. What do we know about them, and what may be the key to helping them grow?
Bro wisdom says close stance squats are more quad-dominant than wide stance squats. Is that really true? This article looks at the science of stance width.
Trap bar deadlifts allow for more flexibility in the movement, higher velocity and power output, and are safer and easier to learn for a lot of people.
Trying to squat with achy knees can be tricky – you don’t want to lose too much strength, but you want to the problem to go away. Here’s what you need to do
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