muscle building

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Noun1.muscle building - exercise that builds muscles through tensionmuscle building - exercise that builds muscles through tension
exercise, exercising, physical exercise, physical exertion, workout - the activity of exerting your muscles in various ways to keep fit; "the doctor recommended regular exercise"; "he did some exercising"; "the physical exertion required by his work kept him fit"
weightlift, weightlifting - bodybuilding by exercise that involves lifting weights
weight gaining - bodybuilding that increases muscle mass and body weight
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[USA], Aug 30 (ANI): While people might think that muscle building is difficult in the late ages, according to a new study older people who never took part in any sustained exercise programmes possess the same ability to develop muscle mass just as any highly trained master athletes of a similar age.
KARACHI -- Taking dietary supplements for weight loss, muscle building, and energy is associated with nearly three times increased risk for severe medical events in children and young adults, compared to vitamins, a study warns.
A study published in JAMA Network Open in October 2018 reported that the culprits most often fell into three specific categories: sexual enhancement, weight loss, and muscle building. In the 353 sexual enhancement supplements that were found to be tainted, the most common adulterants were a class of drugs called phosphodiesterase-5 (PDE5) inhibitors, which are used to treat erectile dysfunction.
Egg protein "For muscle building (protein synthesis) to occur your body requires proteins in the forms of amino acids," says James Heagney, Founder and Head Coach at D5 Executive Gym in Dubai.
Builds strength - Sprints are a type of anaerobic exercise, this means that they will trigger muscle building, increasing the size and strength of fast-twitch fibers.
Axiom Foods said its protected Oryzatein product claims are based on clinical trials, which showed that Oryzatein brown rice protein now equals animal-based whey protein in muscle building, maintenance and recovery.
And research shows that protein from animal sources generally has a bigger muscle building response than plant proteins.
Even if you eat a lot of protein, you are likely still missing out on some important muscle building components.
ISLAMABAD -- Pakistan Bodybuilding Federation (PBF) has said that dope tests will be conducted of all bodybuilders before any district or national championship in order to cope with the menace of steroids and supplements that are used for fast muscle building.
Nutrition and enhanced sports performance; muscle building, endurance, and strength.
However, as far as for muscle building Wise says, "swimming and water aerobics are like doing pushups on a mountain of feather pillows."