It Turns Out They Lied In School When They Taught You That Your Brain Is Your Most Evolved Part. Oops!
May29

It Turns Out They Lied In School When They Taught You That Your Brain Is Your Most Evolved Part. Oops!

We've always thought of our brains as the most evolved part of us as humans. That's what we've been taught, anyways. Well, maybe we got it wrong, as these researchers recently found out. The researchers got quite the surprise when they discovered that human muscles are about twice as evolved as human brains. This, of course, brought up even more questions, but it looks like our muscles may have evolved by getting weaker more-so than...

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Ever Get Muscle Cramps? This Totally Bizarre Solution Works In Minutes. Try It Without Laughing.
May13

Ever Get Muscle Cramps? This Totally Bizarre Solution Works In Minutes. Try It Without Laughing.

Muscle cramps can be quite painful, will stop you in your tracks and can take a while to subside. Its not clear what causes them but there are many theories, including drug side effects. Some of the standard solutions include stretching, a massage, icing the muscle, warming up the muscle or an Epsom salt bath. All of these take a while to work before you feel some relief. This article gives you a bizarre little quick fix where your...

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Wow! This Is Weird… Pig Bladders Are Being Used To Help Regenerate This Part Of The Human Body.
May01

Wow! This Is Weird… Pig Bladders Are Being Used To Help Regenerate This Part Of The Human Body.

Poor old pigs are being used again for research into human medicine.  Anyways, the uptake is that this should help a lot of people that have been seriously injured. Researchers have been able to coax the human body to rebuild damaged muscle using tissue sheets from  a pig's bladder. It's the first time this method has been tried and was successful in 3 out of the 5 men. This first test looks promising and they want to test their...

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Have You Been Neglecting These Often Overlooked Muscles? I Bet You Have!
Apr30

Have You Been Neglecting These Often Overlooked Muscles? I Bet You Have!

This part of our body doesn't seem to get much attention as we're working out and building up the muscles in all the obvious places. Perhaps it's time to give some notice to this often overlooked part of our body. Have you forgotten that it's your feet that get you around to wherever you're going? If the muscles in the feet aren't well developed, it can lead to all sorts of other problems and injuries. Read how Martha Peterson helps...

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Are Sore Muscles After A Workout Such A Good Thing? You Might Not Want To Hear This Answer.
Apr22

Are Sore Muscles After A Workout Such A Good Thing? You Might Not Want To Hear This Answer.

You may have seen one of those fitness motivation posters that's been making the rounds claims “I don't stop when I'm tired. I stop when I'm done.” Maybe it's time to stop and do a reality check. This might piss off some of the fitness addicts that will push through anything and thrive on muscle soreness. But I'd rather serve it to you straight and hopefully help you avoid injury in the future. The problem with this kind...

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