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Think High-Protein Diets Are All Hype? Think Again.

Think High-Protein Diets Are All Hype? Think Again.

Increasing your protein intake might be the key to unlocking your potential. Here's how much to increase it by, and real-life examples of what happens when you do.

Abel Albonetti's Meanest Chest Workout Yet

Abel Albonetti's Meanest Chest Workout Yet

MuscleTech-sponsored athlete Abel Albonetti runs you through his meanest chest workout yet to help you build size and mass in your upper chest.

Supersets For A Massive Back With Evan Centopani

Supersets For A Massive Back With Evan Centopani

Back day can be a bear, but by putting together superset combos that prime your body for the big compound lifts to follow, you can make bullish progress.

Muscle Beach Arm Workout With Ike Catcher

Muscle Beach Arm Workout With Ike Catcher

If you want big arms, you must earn them. And what better place to build your biceps and show off your guns than the original iron paradise called "The Pit" at Muscle Beach Venice.

The Ultimate HIIT Landmine Workout With Tyler Holt

The Ultimate HIIT Landmine Workout With Tyler Holt

Keep your training program fresh and your body lean by combining high-intensity intervals with a classic barbell setup in this strength-building, full-body conditioning workout.

Eight Years In, Gronk Is Training For The Long Haul

Eight Years In, Gronk Is Training For The Long Haul

From banging barbells in his basement as a teenager to famously sneaking onto a Texas high school field for a workout, the fitness exploits of Rob Gronkowski have been anything but boring. Here's how he turned his training on its head to focus on longevity in football and life.

Ask The Super Strong Guy: Is Leg Drive Important For A Good Bench Press?

Ask The Super Strong Guy: Is Leg Drive Important For A Good Bench Press?

The hardest part of a bench press is raising the bar off your chest. Good leg drive helps you move the bar until your strong pressing muscles can take over. Put together a leg drive bench press and prepare to break some old PRs.

Meg Squats Steps Up To The Platform

Meg Squats Steps Up To The Platform

On the eve of her biggest comp of the year, the YouTube star and devotee of the heavy lifting life talks with us about prep, protein bars, and how good it feels to buckle down and say no to distraction.

Back and Hamstring Workout With Keto Ribeye

Back and Hamstring Workout With Keto Ribeye

Today's episode is a back and hamstring workout followed by a very special post-workout meal: delicious ribeye with low-carb, keto-friendly sides.

What Lifters Need To Know About Essential Amino Acids

What Lifters Need To Know About Essential Amino Acids

Meet the most important aminos not currently on your radar! These are the siblings of branched-chain amino acids who don't make the headlines, but should definitely make their way into your supplement arsenal.

Do I Need A Protein Supplement?

Do I Need A Protein Supplement?

That depends on what your diet is like. They're called supplements because you only take them if you aren't getting all the protein you need from the food you eat.

Do Men And Women Need The Same Amount Of Protein?

Do Men And Women Need The Same Amount Of Protein?

Men and women are very different in a lot of ways, but this isn't one of them. Just like men, women need protein to build muscle. A solid foundation of protein can also help you lose weight!

What Are The Benefits Of Dietary Protein?

What Are The Benefits Of Dietary Protein?

"Dietary protein" just means the protein you get from eating whole foods like beef, fish, soy, legumes, and nuts. Find out why getting most of your protein from food is a smart way to go.

How Much Protein Is Too Much?

How Much Protein Is Too Much?

Short answer: when you're spending more than you can afford on it, or when it upsets your stomach.

What Do Our Bodies Use Protein For?

What Do Our Bodies Use Protein For?

Protein is important for muscle building, but that's just the start. Our bodies use protein in lots of other ways, too.

Is Protein Powder Good For You?

Is Protein Powder Good For You?

Yes, if you choose the right ones—those with high-quality ingredients in the amounts listed on the label.

Is Protein Powder Safe For Kids?

Is Protein Powder Safe For Kids?

Kids tend to eat too many carbs and not enough protein. Wholesome, balanced meals can go a long way to correct that. Protein powder is just a convenient way to make sure kids get all of this nutrient they need.

What Is Whey Protein Made Of?

What Is Whey Protein Made Of?

Whey is a byproduct of the cheese-making process, so there's going to be some dairy products in there.

Is Some Protein Powder Dairy Or Lactose-Free?

Is Some Protein Powder Dairy Or Lactose-Free?

Some protein powders have lots of these ingredients. Some have very little. Some have none at all. You choose.

Does Protein Powder Contain Animal Products?

Does Protein Powder Contain Animal Products?

Some does; some doesn't. Find out what kind of protein powder works best for you, then check the ingredient list to make sure you're getting what you expect.

What Is The Best Protein Powder?

What Is The Best Protein Powder?

This is kind of like the "what is the best protein recipe" question: The best protein powder is the one that works for you—shake after shake, meal after meal.

How Important Is Protein For Breakfast, And What Are Some Good High-Protein Breakfasts?

How Important Is Protein For Breakfast, And What Are Some Good High-Protein Breakfasts?

There's a lot to be said for supercharging your body with protein first thing in the day. And we have a lot of breakfast recipes for you!

Should I Take Protein After Working Out?

Should I Take Protein After Working Out?

That's not a bad idea, but make sure you understand the concept of the "anabolic window."

How Do You Make A Protein Shake?

How Do You Make A Protein Shake?

There's the standard "shake with water" variety, but don't hold back. Get creative!

What Are The Best High-Protein Recipes?

What Are The Best High-Protein Recipes?

Well, I guess you could say the best ones are the ones you enjoy eating. We've got a long list for you to try. Happy hunting!

Can Protein Powder Help You Lose Weight?

Can Protein Powder Help You Lose Weight?

It sure can—in a couple of ways!

How Much Protein Should I Take To Build Muscle?

How Much Protein Should I Take To Build Muscle?

Depends on how much you're tearing down muscle tissue. I mean, do you even lift?

How Much Protein Should I Take To Lose Weight?

How Much Protein Should I Take To Lose Weight?

There's more to losing weight than reducing calories. Protein helps you get there in two ways.

What Is The Best Protein Powder For Losing Weight?

What Is The Best Protein Powder For Losing Weight?

Any kind of protein can help, but one kind in particular seems to be more effective.

How Much Protein Do I Need?

How Much Protein Do I Need?

This question causes a lot of confusion for some people. Find out how much you need, and when you should consume it.

Ali Holman's 20-Minute Fit

Ali Holman's 20-Minute Fit

You may not have much time, but it's enough to get serious results. Ali Holman's 20-minute follow-along workouts can help anyone lean out and feel amazing, with no gym required!

Podcast Episode 53: Darryn Willoughby - Lessons from 30 Years in the Lab and on the Stage

Podcast Episode 53: Darryn Willoughby - Lessons from 30 Years in the Lab and on the Stage

Look him up, and you'll see a researcher who has been involved in many foundational studies in strength and supplement research. But this Ph.D. is also a bodybuilder with three decades of competition under his belt.

Podcast Episode 52: Baby Oil and Burgers with Lawrence Ballenger

Podcast Episode 52: Baby Oil and Burgers with Lawrence Ballenger

When classic physique competitor, fitness model, and Team Bodybuilding.com athlete Lawrence Ballenger started oiling up his muscles 2 minutes into the conversation, we should have known what we were in for. He discusses his insane diet and protein intake, plus how to stay in ketosis on 500g of carbs a day. Then, he and Heather throw down on a burger eating competition.

Podcast Episode 51: Pauline Nordin - Lessons from 20 Years of Hard Training

Podcast Episode 51: Pauline Nordin - Lessons from 20 Years of Hard Training

The iconic fitness model and creator of The Fighter Diet reflects on her two-decade anniversary of moving heavy iron. She goes deep into her history, her recent struggles with injury, how she uses pot for recovery, and far more.

Bodybuilding.com's Foundations of Fitness Nutrition Course

Bodybuilding.com's Foundations of Fitness Nutrition Course

Before you change anything in your diet, watch this video series! Build the knowledge base you need to achieve any athletic or physique goal.