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Offensive Lineman Muscle Endurance Exercises
Muscle endurance: Endurance to activities builds up over time and it can take upto a year to build up. Regular exercises starting from what ever you can tolerate and building it up gradually to a higher level is necessary. Swimming is a great exercise. Start with walking regularly for 30-40 min if possible and then go on to jogging gradually. Being consistent is a must. Good luck ...Read more
It is a body tissue that has the ability to contract. It shortens and generates force. It relaxes and returns to its original length. Muscles move joints, stabilize the body, move air and food through the organs, act as valves for bladder, bowel and other organs. They control movement of the eyes. They help us express ourselves by changing the shape of our ...Read more
How does hypokalemia affect leg muscle endurance activities like running and swimming? With low potassium can you still build muscle?
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
Need clarification: When you ask about muscle strength, are you referring to weight lifting, chin ups, power generated by a kick - so many muscle groups in your body you need to be specific about what info you are seeking. Same with endurance - for what? Endurance for jogging, swimming, eating cake, blowing bubbles? Again, need more specifics about information you are seeking. ...Read more
How many reps and sets should I do per muscle when lifting dumbbells at home? I don't want endurance, I want to build muscle up as much as I can.
6-10: The idea of reps is to work the specific muscle group to exhaustion and then rest it until your strength has returned. If you have a lot of endurance go as long as you can without causing pain, it will take a bit of trial and error. I suggested 6-10 reps per set to avoid pain and muscle injury. The number of sets is the number it takes to avoid painful muscle injury, try it out ! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Exercise and stretch: This goal requires a combination of healthy eating, aerobic exercise in a moderate heart rate zone, and stretching. An example might be biking or running coupled,with,yoga, Pilates, or a general stretching routine. If you lift, light weights with low repetitions are best. ...Read more
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