Have you ever heard the idea that in order to build muscle or get results from exercise, your workouts first need to damage your muscles so then they can regrow bigger and stronger?

It is one of the most prevalent soundbites in the mainstream fitness industry, but it is NOT TRUE.

In fact, damaging your muscles with your workouts damages your health in a number of ways.

On this week’s episode of the Exercise Is Health® podcast, Julie and Charlie discuss why the idea of damaging muscles in order to get results is not only incorrect, it’s downright dangerous to your health! You will also get practical tips on how you should be approaching your workouts to help ensure you don’t damage your muscles.

Check out the details in this week’s episode!

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Team MAS

Muscle Activation Schaumburg is an exercise facility located in Schaumburg, IL with a goal to help you keep your health for as long as possible. We know that it is your health that allows you to do the things you love in life. This is why we promote a lifestyle that includes exercise, rather than exercise that is a burden to your life. Muscle Activation Schaumburg provides Muscle Activation Techniques® (MAT®) and personal training services to its clients. We use MAT® and exercise to increase the function of your body. A well-functioning body is what allows you to stay healthy and do the things you love. We value helping the members of our community of Schaumburg as well as surrounding communities of the Northwest Suburbs improve their health.