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Regular Exercise Will Make You Live Longer and Stay Independent Longer

On October 21, 2015 by Physical Culturist

One of the biggest risk factors for death in the population today is a low level of physical fitness. Regular training where you strive to increase or at least maintain your athletic abilities means that your physical fitness will remain higher and you will live longer!

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What Sleep Deprivation Actually Does To Your Brain

On October 18, 2015 by Physical Culturist

Have you been feeling extra drowsy lately? Or just having a difficult time sleeping in general? You may want to consider doing something about it, as a lack of sleep is actually extremely detrimental to your health and mental well-being.

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Afternoon Nap Helps You Live Longer

On October 13, 2015 by Physical Culturist

Looking for a habit that will help you reach a ripe old age with little effort? Make sure you get a short siesta every afternoon. According to researchers at the University of Athens, an afternoon nap is the secret to the fabulously high age reached by the oldest inhabitants of the island of Ikaria.

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Hard Workers Live Longer

On October 12, 2015 by Physical Culturist

Some say that hard workers work themselves to death, but according to psychologists at the University of California the reverse is actually true.

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What’s Wrong With Men Today?

On October 6, 2015 by Physical Culturist

There’s no denying it, men as a whole are getting weaker. To our own detriment as a society, as a nation, and as a world, we are progressively getting more and more comfortable with our weakness.

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20 Common Reasons Why You’re Not Losing Weight

On October 3, 2015 by Physical Culturist

This article lists 20 common reasons why you’re not losing weight. It also contains actionable tips on how to break through the plateau and get things moving again.

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Women Rate The Top 10 Physical Traits They Find Most Attractive In Men

On September 12, 2015 by Physical Culturist

Here’s a roundup of the features women love on a guy; not just the body parts, but what specifically about them appeal to women. This will give you some insight on what females prefer. Hint: you’ll quickly find women are not much different than men!

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The Cost of Getting Lean: Is It Really Worth The Trade-Off?

On September 11, 2015 by Physical Culturist

Six-pack abs. Tight butts. Lean, vibrant, flawless health. That’s the image the fitness industry is selling. But have you ever wondered what it costs to achieve that “look”? What you have to do more of? And what you really have to give up?

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A Calorie Is Sometimes Not A Calorie

On August 9, 2015 by Physical Culturist

A calorie is a calorie. Just eat less and exercise more. That's what they say. And here's why they're dead wrong.

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Stand Up Straight

On August 1, 2015 by Physical Culturist

The importance of posture.

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10 Exercises That Burn More Calories than Running

On July 27, 2015 by Physical Culturist

You don’t need to pound the pavement to incinerate fat.

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Burn More Fat For Days After Just 15 Minutes of Strength Training

On July 19, 2015 by Physical Culturist

Strength training is an underestimated but effective weapon against obesity. In the long term, weight training is the best thing you can do to keep your fat percentage down.

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7 Bad Foods That Are Good For You

On July 17, 2015 by Physical Culturist

You've been misled by dumb dietitians. Turns out that many of the "evil" foods they say to avoid aren't bad at all. Check out this list.

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NEWS: Osteoporosis Sufferers in Queensland Are Weight Training To Prevent Bone Fractures

On July 11, 2015 by Physical Culturist

In a world-first trial, Brisbane scientists have found weight training can prevent bone fractures in people suffering from osteoporosis. Lexy Hamilton-Smith reports.

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100 Fat Loss Tips For Optimal Results

On July 10, 2015 by Physical Culturist

Losing weight doesn't have to be a mystery. The following fat loss tips provide practical, real world advice that will help you get on track today.

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9 Fat Loss Myths You Might Be Wasting Your Time With

On July 4, 2015 by Physical Culturist

Some fat loss myths never seem to die. While they might not slow down your efforts, these myths can still waste your time. Maximize fat loss by avoiding these 9 myths.

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Low body fat percentage? Strength training makes you more shredded

On June 26, 2015 by Physical Culturist

Not everyone has got the message yet, but strength training is a highly effective way of losing fat. In the long term, because every kilo of muscle mass that you build up raises your basic fat burning rate, but in the short term too. Immediately after a heavy strength workout you burn sky-high amounts of joules, because your body eats up energy as it recovers.

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The 100 Laws of Muscle

On June 21, 2015 by Physical Culturist

Observe the laws. Build muscle, lose fat, and win the mind game. It starts right here.

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Weight Loss Secrets From Around the World

On June 19, 2015 by Physical Culturist

Here are 9 weight loss secrets from around the world!

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Average American woman now weighs as much as average 1960s man – CDC

On June 16, 2015 by Physical Culturist

New statistics released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) show that American women are heavier than they have ever been before.

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