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by 181 · about 22 hours ago

Over the last 6 weeks I've put on a massive amount of muscle (without steroids) with my weight only increasing a maximum of 5kg (and quickly returning to baseline). After thoroughly analysing my nutrient intake I realised I was on about... (more)

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SenseiPaleo 0 · October 13, 2013 at 9:28 PM

I am going to recommend this book. That should have all the science you require. In my own opinion it seems that you putting your body through quite a lot. Maybe it works for you who knows but listen to your body. Keep it up!... (more)

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by 2407 · about 22 hours ago

My question is when should one eat carbohydrate for optimal glycogen replenishment AND bodyfat reduction? Does it matter for the purpose of bodyfat reduction BELOW 10%? The two main protocols I'd like to compare are Leangains and Carb... (more)

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Olivier 0 · December 03, 2012 at 8:32 PM

The CBL protocol relies on the fact that strength exercise induces insulin-independent upregulation of glucose transporters on the surface of muscle cells. So post exercise, all high glycemic carbohydrates will be literally soaked up by your... (more)

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by 2407 · about 22 hours ago

The Exercise A Little Control chapter in Keifer's Carb Backloading book is fascinating. It corroborates something I've known about myself for YEARS; I am basically insulin resistant, which is why I can neither get fat nor muscular, as both... (more)

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Olivier 0 · December 06, 2012 at 12:11 AM

Have you ever seen an endocrinologist? If your insulin response is really that messed up, you should have experienced a LOT more adverse effects than just the inability to gain mass in the from of either muscle or fat. Anyway, your experience... (more)

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by 2407 · about 23 hours ago

Doing leangains. My goal is to reach 5-6% bodyfat, reset my fat set-point, keep it there, then add calories slowly leangains recomp style to build muscle. I IF, eat 2 times between 12pm-8pm, train fasted 11am. 2000cal high carb really low fat... (more)

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MarcPH 0 · November 14, 2012 at 10:35 PM

My comment might be a little dated, but I think it's relevant. I actually hired Andy for 12 weeks and got a macro break down from him and regular consultations. Under his program he does not recommend ZERO carb on rest days by any means, usually... (more)

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by 0 · October 23, 2014 at 4:17 AM

If I workout in the mornings around 8am, can I have a protein shake post workout with no carbs.. Eat fats and protein for lunch, then throw in carbs with my dinner? My other question is if Im eating my carbs for dinner do I lower my fat intake... (more)

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by 16131 · October 22, 2014 at 3:15 AM

John Keifer has written some articles about this. It's basically timing resistance exercise and carbs to synchronize with natural insulin sensitivity fluctuations throughout the day. If I understand correctly, here's how it works: You are less... (more)

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paleo12 0 · July 22, 2011 at 4:04 PM

Carb Back-loading has been highly effective for me. I follow a low carb morning, have a meal around 1pm with little carbohydrates. Then I weight train around 3, drinking a large gatorade during training to really bumps my insulin and gives my... (more)

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by 3432 · October 21, 2014 at 4:09 AM

I'm having a difficult time wrapping my head around this. Would somebody mind mapping out the process step by step, and explaining the biochemistry for me? I'm planning to use Backloading to compliment Intermittent Fasting, if you could tailor it... (more)

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Stephen_4 0 · December 02, 2012 at 11:38 PM

Breakfast- Chicken wing. Lunch- Steak/salad. Dinner- 12 potatoes and a pound of meat. Exercise before dinner and Repeat CBL CBN (more)

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