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In order to achieve a particular fitness goal, it benefits one to know what exercise, and effort of intensity will complement and optimize the result. Research shows us, muscle is stimulated to grow when the fast twitch muscle fibers within our chest, back, arms, legs, etc., are contracted at a fast rate during anaerobic exercise activities. To grow muscle optimally also requires there is enough glucose and stored muscle glycogen fuel available to train intensely. In contrast to burning body fat, activation of the slow twitch muscle fibers requires less effort during long duration aerobic exercise activities. To burn fat optimally, slow twitch muscle fiber requires a glucose and mostly fat fuel source to endure long endurance exercise activity. Continue reading
Muscle growth is dependent upon protein synthesis an adequate supply of amino acids is necessary to grow muscle and keep it in a good state of repair. If you do not eat seafood or animal-based foods, your diet is likely lacking in essential amino acids. Until the weakest muscles are worked for example by varying the angles of the muscle group articulations, it will be harder to optimize symmetrical muscle development and overall strength. Symmetrical muscle and strength is also about how you train and set fitness goals. Also if your intent on using any type of steroid or growth hormone supplement, do yourself a favor, first read the article link… Continue reading