We’ve all been there – a tough workout, heavier weights, or a fitness event that leaves you with sore muscles for days. Movements are stiff and awkward, even sitting down in a chair is hard to control. Muscle tenderness strikes anywhere between eight and 24 hours after exercise. It’s called DOMS – Delayed Onset Muscle […]

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Want more muscle tone? Hitting the weights is a given, but what you put into your mouth counts just as much. Check out these top muscle building foods. HOW DO MUSCLES GROW First it’s important to understand the basics behind muscle growth. Every time you curl or press, you’re actually breaking down your muscle fibres, […]

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