Doctor insights on:
Differences Between Training Programs For Strength And Muscular Endurance
Use them: Remember the old proverb, use it or lose it. ...Read more
Does poor flexibility lead to poor muscular endurance becouse my legs have poor flexibility and my legs always burn when i run or walk up stairs?
No: Poor flexibility does not effect muscle endurance. ...Read more
What is the difference in the exercise prescription for building muscular endurance vs muscle strength ?
Str vs Endur: Strength is looking for maximum output over a short period of time. An example of this would be powerlifting. Endurance would be training for long periods of time usually at a reduced rate. This would be a distance runner. Usually it is best to cross train, or train for both as in doing so you can develop both types of muscle fibers, fast twitch (strength) and slow twitch (endurance). ...Read more
What is the difference between the exercise prescription for building muscular endurance and muscle strength?
Training: Endurance training will usually involve doing cardiovascular training such as running, biking, swimming. Muscle strength training usually uses resistance training or weight based exercise. That said you can do resistance training in a cardiovascular way and vice versa. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Fitness: CV endurance refers to aerobic conditioning, or the body's ability to maintain a heightened level of physical activity over a long period of time. I liken it to marathons over sprints, like driving freeway miles instead of city miles. Your heart is fondest of freeway miles vs short bursts that we think of as city miles-like your auto! Achieve CV endurance by steady exertion over longer pds of time ...Read more
Cardiac + weights: Begin with the cardiac portion as your base. This can be elliptical, running, cycling, spinning, swimming, rowing, racquetball (not tennis), squash, etc. Add a weight training portion to strengthen bones, develop core strength, and maintain muscle. Continue with stretching / yoga to stay loose. You want to develep and maintain dynamic strength, flexibility and mobility. ...Read more
I would like to get into cross training but I have muscular dystrophy is that even possible for me too doo?
Some relation: Muscle mass has to do with hypertrophy of muscle fibers. Muscle fiber hypertrophy has more to do with the consistency of training routine, not single episode of power. Someone who is not a regular lifter can still have significant strength. This scenario isn't common, but possible...... You may also have short arms and legs, which allows you to power weight over a shorter distance. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
- Talk to a doctor live online for free
- Difference between muscular endurance and anaerobic endurance
- The differences between stamina strength endurance
- What is the difference between strength training weightlifting?
- Ask a doctor a question free online
- Muscular strength and endurance equipment
- Benefits muscular endurance strength
- Calisthenics training muscular endurance
- Abs strength training or endurance training
- Talk to a preventive medicine specialist online for free