Cardio: How many runners will collapse this weekend?

The New York City Marathon is this weekend. It’s the world’s biggest race with more than 50,000 people running 26 miles non-stop. I wonder how many lives will be claimed this year. I’m not exaggerating. It happens every time… Last year in London, 31-year-old Army captain David Seath collapsed three miles from the finish line. He died a few hours …

Out From Under the FDA’s Heel

A medical revolution is happening as we speak… And the great state of Texas is leading the charge. It started because people like you finally got fed up with the chokehold the FDA has on medicine. Let me explain… The FDA is controlled by bureaucrats who were hired from Big Pharma and the medical establishment. They refuse to approve life-saving …

Four simple steps to a lean body

If I told you to eat what you love and cut back on your workouts if you want to lose weight, you might tell me I’m crazy. Diet and fitness “experts” certainly would. But their terrible advice about fitness and nutrition has led to the current obesity epidemic. Nearly 40% of Americans are now obese and nearly 70% are overweight. …

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The Truth About Modern Exercise

If you’ve been following the advice of mainstream doctors or fitness “experts,” you’ve probably logged more than a few miles — and countless hours — on the treadmill. I applaud your effort to be healthy. I know you’ve put in a lot of hard work. But I have to tell you the truth… They wasted your time. That’s because the …

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Long Distance Running Effects On Your Health

Long distance running is becoming more and more popular. Close to two million people every year drag themselves across the finish lines. And that’s just in half marathon races. Runners in these 13.1 mile events have increased six-fold over the past 25 years.  All these amateur athletes think they’re getting really healthy as they work themselves up to full marathons. …

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Stimulate Your “Energy Power Plants”

It may seem almost counterintuitive, but the best way to boost your energy levels is by doing short bursts of intense exercise. If you’re a regular reader, you’ll know this is the driving force behind my PACE (Progressively Accelerating Cardiopulmonary Exercise) program. Without question, short bursts of intense exercise are the fastest way to spark your mitochondria, the tiny “power …

Moving Day is Every Day

I know it’s kind of a necessity to sit at a computer these days. But sitting for long periods of time, whether it’s in front of a screen or otherwise, can be deadly. I’ve seen what a sedentary lifestyle does to people because I treat them every day. But what the Annals of Internal Medicine found shocked even me. The …

This Muscle Could Save Your Life

You probably know someone who’s fallen and broken a hip. But what you may not know is that it’s not just elders who fall. The risk for breaking a hip doubles every five years after you turn fifty. And 30% of people who fall and break a hip develop complications and die within a year.1 The good news is you …

Holiday Afterburn

This holiday season, you’re going to hear all kinds of stuff that’s going to make you feel guilty. Like, you can’t enjoy yourself over the holidays because you’re going to eat too much and gain weight. And you need to lose weight through exercise. Here’s what’s wrong with that… Although most people have heard many times before that “it’s not …

Do You Want To Be Attractive?

Take a minute and look at these two pictures… If you’re a man, be honest. What do you think of her figure? If you’re being honest and you’re like most men, you’re attracted to her hourglass shape. If you’re a woman, and you’re being honest with yourself, you’re attracted to his v-taper. It has its basis in survivability and is …

Is Krill A Spinal-Cord Cure-All?

I’ve been studying health and nutrition almost my entire life, and even I didn’t know about the power of the tiny sea creatures called krill at first. For years, no one knew much about them. But they are a more potent source of protective omega-3 than fish, and have a much higher content of the most important omega-3 that we …

PACE vs. HIIT

I asked D.M., “What makes PACE unique?” He said, “It’s a more intense way of doing interval train-”… I didn’t want to interrupt him but I had to stop D.M., one of the guys on my staff, right there. That’s what everyone thinks. That PACE is about intervals. But it’s much different. It’s true that like PACE, High Intensity Interval …

Your Most Powerful Muscle

Growing old doesn’t have to mean loss of independence. But there are a few things you need to watch out for. High on my list are your muscles. Muscle power means youth, vitality and independence. Unless you do something about it, muscle loss (sarcopenia) is like a progressive disease. Your body simply “wastes away” over the years. Skeletal muscle mass …