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No: As the technology stands now, the quick answer is no. ...Read more
When weightlifting is it possible to gain strength without gaining weight or mass? If so what change is occurring to the muscle when strengths gained?
Yes: When u become a regular weight lifter the muscle cells hypertrophy( become larger) but they don't increase in number.Your muscles also become more efficient .If you incorporate a cardio workout in w/ your weight workout (3-4 days per wk) u can add muscle and "tone" w/ o gaining weight.See a good personal trainer for assistance. Good luck! ...Read more
Could I take amino acids for recovery from training (wrestling, strength and conditioning) without gaining weight?
Yes: Amino acid pills or powders have a specific calorie content, but it is usually small. Amino acids are the building blocks of proteins such as those found in lean meat. Supplements are not likely to provide any benefit beyond a balanced menu including meat, dairy, eggs, beans and rice. I suggest you do a little research on real food sports nutrition. Gaining weight is NORMAL at 16, allow it! ...Read more
I'm not sure: I don't know of any real studies that compare the two methods. Some types of apparatus used in pilates machine classes definitely offer resistance training, as well as stretching and flexibility. It would also depend on how high a resistance or how heavy a weight is used, as well as the number of times (repetitions) the exercise is repeated. Strength training is probably best to build muscle. ...Read more
Yes there are : Strength training programs develop your ability to activate current muscle mass, while promoting slight size increases. Muscle-building programs focus on resistance-training induced intramuscular damage which results in increased fiber diameter and subsequent muscle growth after recovery occurs. ...Read more
I haven't eaten much this past week, do 45 min cardio + strength training, eat healthy food, still gaining weight? I take minastrin 24 fe.
Could be : your just gaining more muscle which is heavier than fat. If you feel good and look good don't worry about the number on the scale. ...Read more
Despite a high level of exercise (cardio and strength) my daughter is steadily gaining weight - other symptoms are increased body hair, acne?
The autonomic system: Blood pressure, heart rate, breathing rate are influenced by your emotions--i.e. Being nervous/anxious can increase heart rate/blood pressure, and breathing etc.. High anxiety state constricts blood vessels hence reducing blood flow, thus reduces erection quality. Nocturnal erections are often of good quality because your mind is relaxed, enlarging blood vessels and hence flow/erection. So, relax. ...Read more
Depends.: If you're talking about a capsule that's solid pink (salmon), it's probably 20 mg of Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) xr; 30 mg is pink too but with a translucent end. If it's a tablet, it is immediate-release adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine). Round pills are 12.5, 20, and 30 mg (increasing size); a lozenge is 25 mg. ...Read more
In many ways.: Weight is not the issue. It is all about leaness, strength and tone. Your bodies metabolism will be higher with more muscle mass. This is given to you by strength traing. So weigh the same, but put onosis. Plus, you will look better, both in your mirror a nd the eyes of others.Muscle and lose fat. Plus, it prevents osteopororosis. The list is endless. ...Read more
Monster Beverages: Consumer Report indicated that a rep for Monster Beverage Corporation indicated that they didn't list caffeine content “because there is no legal or commercial business requirement to do so, and also because our products are completely safe, and the actual numbers are not meaningful to most consumers.” I personally would not use products that don't provide this info on the label. Energy drinks > ...Read more