Episode 5: Dr. Layne Norton's Hard Truths of Training

The Bodybuilding.com Podcast show

Summary: Want to know how to tackle the holidays? How about the best way to use blood flow restriction training or nutrient timing? Get the straight dope from muscle-building scientist Dr. Layne Norton! Highlights: - How to use context to make more informed training and nutrition decision - The risks and rewards of training for elite competition - Tracking macros during the holidays: Yea or nay? - Layne in his 20s vs now - How to lower the barrier of entry to training and nutrition - Training volume and calories: why both must be individual - Do you want a plan that requires the maximum amount of will power, or the minimum? - PH3: Who it's for, not for, and who had surprising results - The fine line between "minimum effective dose" and "maximum recoverable volume" - Blood flow restriction training: How Layne learned about it - Who BFR works best for - About that one study that "showed" BFR caused rhabdo… - How tight is tight enough? - Layne's new study: Protein sources, timing and body composition - How rats are superior to human subjects in some ways - Intermittent fats and carbs: an alternative take on fasting Be sure to follow us on social media for daily fitness updates! Twitter | https://twitter.com/bodybuildingcom Facebook | https://www.facebook.com/Bodybuildingcom Snapchat | https://www.snapchat.com/add/bodybuildingcom Instagram | https://www.instagram.com/bodybuildingcom/ Pinterest | https://www.pinterest.com/Bodybuildingcom/ YouTube | https://www.youtube.com/user/bodybuildingcomvideo Google+ | https://plus.google.com/+bodybuildingcom Spotify | http://spoti.fi/1NRebm0 Mobile Apps | http://bbcom.me/2d7tixc Bodybuilding.com | http://www.bodybuilding.com/podcast