Hit the Weights to Lose the Stubborn Weight

As far as you know, you’re doing everything right to keep losing weight. You’re hitting your calorie and activity targets. You’re on the treadmill every day. You’ve got Shake Days and Cleanse Days down to an art form, and you’re eating balanced meals and controlling your portions while also getting plenty of fruits and veggies daily. Continue reading →

How Endurance Athletes Can Minimize Muscle Loss

Many people who consider training for a triathlon, ironman, or other long distance event are hesitant to commit for fear of losing hard-earned muscle. If you are one of these people, fortunately there’s good news. Incorporating heavy lifting into an endurance training regimen along with a diet high in protein may help athletes reduce unwanted muscle loss (1). Why traditional endurance training can cause muscle loss The idea that endurance-style training will cause muscle wasting is not Continue reading →