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Do You Need To Take Supplements To Build Muscle?

Welcome back to another fitness myth-busting blog post. What a fantastic weekend of sun and fun. I hope you’ve been enjoying it as much as I have! Let’s quickly dive right into our fitness myth for today and answer a common question regarding whether or not you really need to take supplements to build muscle. This myth is somewhat related …

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Are Sports Drinks Really Effective?

In a previous blog post, we talked about some common mistakes that people make while trying to lose weight. Today, we will continue with our Fitness Myths topic and discuss one more common myths that centre on sports drinks, potions, pills, and powders. Let’s dive right in and see if sports drinks are really effective… Are sports drinks effective and …

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Resistance Training And Weight Loss

While we continue with our Fitness Myths series today’s myth stems from many areas, and we’ve heard it in many forms over the years. First, studies are often quoted showing that people who only do strength training lose less weight than those groups who use diet modifications on their own, or through a combination of exercise plus diet modifications. While …

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Does Stretching Helps With Injury Prevention?

Today, we will continue with our Fitness Myths topic and discuss one more common myth. This one is a sticky myth and it is related to stretching and injury prevention. For those “in the know”, it’s been debunked for well over 20 years, but there are still many people clinging to this faulty belief. Let’s dive in… Myth: Stretching before …

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Is Muscle Soreness After Workout A Good Thing?

Knowing what’s true in a world of Instagram celebrities and self-proclaimed fitness experts can be challenging. That’s why I decided to do a series of myth-busting articles to hopefully clear the air of some stubborn fitness myths. The first myth on a plate will be “is muscle soreness good or bad”. How do you know you can believe me? These …