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Productivity

How To Increase Productivity – 6 Ways To Perform Better

“I’ll start right away, I’ll check Facebook again quickly” – does this idea seem familiar to you? We all have things that we want or need to do: Learn for an exam Call an unpleasant customer Do a job that is not fun for us The execution of these things costs time. Time is a

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Nutrition

11 Brainfoods you didn’t know! (Backed by Science)

The term “brain food” means nothing other than “food for the brain”. This is very important for the healthy functioning of your brain because your brain needs to be well supplied several times so that you can achieve maximum performance. So if you want to learn effectively, you should give your brain, in addition to

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Nutrition

Vitamin C Benefits – Complete Guide

Vitamin C is probably the best known of the big vitamin family. Every child knows that vitamin C is important for your health. No wonder, because it is the all-rounder among the nutrients. What effect Vitamin C has and how much you need it, will be covered in this article. What is Vitamin C? Vitamin

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Mindfulness

Benefits of Oxytocin – Complete Guide 2019

Oxytocin, also known as the cuddle hormone, plays a central role when it comes to your well-being. What exactly Oxytocin is, the benefits of oxytocin, and how you can boost it to improve your well-being is explained in this article. What is Oxytocin? Oxytocin is both hormone and neurotransmitter and therefore has a variety of

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Fitness

What is Overreaching in Exercise and its Symptoms?

Sooner or later, each of you will come to this point, the training stagnates. Until then, steady and easy training has worked and brought good results, but most likely this condition only lasts beyond the beginning. Thus, the question arises as to how to proceed in such a phase. What possibilities are there to rekindle

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Fitness

Break Times in Weight Training

How long should the breaks between sets be in strength training? This is a question that you will not get a clear answer from most trainers. But why is there no clear answer to such an important and basic topic? That’s just because they did not devote themselves to it. Most folks decide on how

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Fitness

Progression in Weight Training – How Does it Work?

Continuing the “basics” of weight training series, today’s topic is all about Progression. What actually is Progression in weight training? How does it work? And what do you need to know about it in order to achieve your goals? To begin with, Progression is the confirmation of a suitable training stimulus. Progression basically means nothing

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Fitness

Stress in Weight Training – Comprehensive Guide 2019

Today, I am going to talk shortly about Stress in Weight Training. This topic does not need to be made more difficult than it actually is which is why I try to keep it as short as possible. In the following, you’ll get an overview of the most important information about Stress in Weight Training.

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Fitness

Blood Flow Restriction in Weight Training – How Does it Work?

Anyone who wants to build muscle mass properly must lift heavy weights to the utmost. Anything less than 65% of the 1-Repetition Maximum (1RM) does not cause any hypertrophic effects, according to the American College of Sports Medicine. But are these recommendations still timely? A few years ago, Japanese researchers presented a training method that

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Fitness

Overreaching in Diets – Should You Overreach in a Diet?

After we’ve already talked in-depth about Overreaching from the point of view when building mass and respectively exceeding our basal metabolic rate daily, we’ll take a different point of view today. How about Overreaching it in a diet, in a calorie deficit? Should one also get into a state of overreaching there? For the general

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Fitness

Workload in Weight Training – What is it and How Does it Work?

In today’s article I am going to cover the Workload in Weight Training. What actually is “Workload” in Weight Training? And How does it particularly work? This and many more will be addressed in the following. Basically, the workload describes the effort of one working set and thus classifies the performance achieved in a set,

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