Mythbusters – Episode 66

In this episode we put on our Mythbusting hats and tackles some of the myths that exist in the fitness industry. From protein shakes to arching makes your back break, we dive into some of the most requested myths submitted by YOU, our listener. This episode was super fun and we hope to do more like this in the future!

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  • 3:00 – Myth: You need a protein shake IMMEDIATELY after lifting.
  • 8:40 – Myth: What to eat in the golden hour after lifting. Quick-absorbing carbs, right? If so, what are some good choices? And is it true that you should avoid fats during that time?
  • 10:40 – Myth: Eating fat makes you fat…
  • 13:45 – Myth: You shouldn’t bench with an arch because you will hurt your back. *insert angry emoji here*
  • 18:10 – Myth: You need to do sets of 30 reps to get those “lean, toned” muscles.
  • 20:35 – Myth: Lifting heavy will make your uterus fall out.
  • 24:15 – Myth: Lifting as an adolescent will stunt your growth.
  • 25:35 – Myth: You can spot reduce fat loss.

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