muscle building

A selection of Dr. Lavine's articles on muscle building...
Strength training prevents knee arthritis

Strength training prevents knee arthritis

Strength training, performed at any time during your life, helps prevent knee arthritis.
Tight hamstrings are not your problem – and neither is a tight IT band

Tight hamstrings are not your problem – and neither is a tight IT band

Stiffness and elasticity aren't opposites - they usually come together. Healthy muscles are stiff and elastic.
How much protein are you getting in your diet? How much do you need?

How much protein are you getting in your diet? How much do you need?

Adequate protein intake is important to maintaining muscle mass as you age. How much do you need? How much are you getting?
Grip strength is an important component of health

Grip strength is an important component of health

Grip strength is an important health measure that's usually left off of the general physical exam
Which exercise builds the most muscle mass the quickest?

Which exercise builds the most muscle mass the quickest?

The benefits of the squat exercise for developing muscle mass and practicing alignment control.
Get off the treadmill

Get off the treadmill

Routine repetitive cardiovascular exercise isn't enough to gain all the benefits of being physically active.
The latest on muscle strength, balance training and brain fitness

The latest on muscle strength, balance training and brain fitness

Key topics from Dr. Lavine's lecture on Muscle Strength, Balance Training and Brain Fitness
Avoid bench press injuries

Avoid bench press injuries

Learn to avoid bench press injuries with advice from T-Nation.
Is there a benefit to using protein drinks for weight loss?

Is there a benefit to using protein drinks for weight loss?

Protein powder meal replacement supplements are often recommended as part of a weight-loss plan. Do they work?
Be prepared for life – Four steps seniors should take to prevent falls and minimize their impact

Be prepared for life – Four steps seniors should take to prevent falls and minimize their impact

Plan ahead to avoid falls in your home and to minimize the negative health impact if you do have an unfortunate accident. Learn the four most important steps you can take to be prepared.
Much better than Gatorade after a workout

Much better than Gatorade after a workout

Skip the Gatorade - instead, a protein-rich shake after exercise helps your body build muscle.
Restore lean muscle

Restore lean muscle

Chronic pain and chronic illness drain your body of its strength. Not only do you feel weaker, you actually lose muscle bulk. And the longer the problem goes on, the more muscle mass you lose. But wait, it gets worse…
Keep (and even build) muscle mass as you age

Keep (and even build) muscle mass as you age

Regardless of your age or state of fitness, you can always improve your level of conditioning and build toward a healthier future.
A lot of the strength training you do is a waste of time

A lot of the strength training you do is a waste of time

Strength training is an important part of fitness and health. But you've got to do it right. This article debunks three myths about resistance exercises.

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