The Five Biggest Contradictions in Fitness
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The Five Biggest Contradictions in Fitness

Itís no secret that when people contradict themselves, it has the effect of making the flaws in their actions or statements seem glaringly obvious. But what about when WE ourselves get caught contradicting ourselves by someone else?

By: Nick Tumminello Added: January 6th, 2014
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    Thermocin and Gout

    Just a heads up, but there seems to be a bit of an interaction (at least in my case) with Theromocin and allopurinol. I had been using Thermocin for a couple of weeks and noticed that I was getting...
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    A bag workout can be good cardio. Especially if...

    A bag workout can be good cardio. Especially if you work on your lateral movement around the bag while you're working it.

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    Are you rowing right now? If you're not, you're...

    Are you rowing right now? If you're not, you're going to spend a crapload of time working on your form when you get to college and have a coach actually watching you row. If you are, you're going...
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    Hah. Try pulling a 5K at a sub 1:40/500 pace and...

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    FDA warnings on antibiotics and tendonitis

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    How about the idiots who sit there and see that...

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    But a different part of the legs. Running with...

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