Apr 30th, 2009
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Weight Lifting and Post Exercise Muscle Recovery
by Dr. John M Berardi PhD, CSCS
Did you ever wonder what’s really happening to your muscles during and after exercise? Sure, there’s no doubt that something’s going on down in those contractile fibers, something strong enough to make you walk like Frankenstein for a couple of days after your leg workout. But what exactly happens to make you unable to negotiate curbs and doorsteps? Well, since science can provide a little glimpse into the phenomenon of post-exercise muscle recovery, in this article I’ll address muscle recovery from a scientific perspective. Therefore whether you’re man, woman or child, you’ll be able to explain your pain. More
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