Body Composition: Which Numbers Matter?

Body Composition: Which Numbers Matter?

Over the years, my perspective on numbers and their value has changed with respect to health and the body. Before I knew much about exercise science or even heard of the words “body composition,” the only thing I knew about was weight. And that word was “scary.” Like...
Forever Fat Loss for Men

Forever Fat Loss for Men

Who is that guy in the mirror? If a blanket of body fat now hides your once lean, chiseled physique, you’re not alone. An analysis of large population medical-assessment data comparing body mass index and percentage of body fat suggests the average American male is...
Carb Cycling

Carb Cycling

Carbohydrates (or carbs) continue to be a hot topic. Right now, they’re coming under heavy fire from all sorts of nutrition experts as the cause for obesity, diabetes and inflammation. But are all carbs bad? How much should you be eating each day? And what’s the deal...