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Ken Hamm | Posted 10.07.2014 | Sports
Ken Hamm

I had the pleasure of training with professional bodybuilder Colette Nelson for a few weeks this year and she made an impression on me to last a lif...

Celebrity Field Trip

Nicholas Ferroni | Posted 11.02.2014 | Education
Nicholas Ferroni

Oscar Wilde once said "Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing worth knowing can be taught." As an educator, I don't entirely agree with this quote, but there are many truths to it.

Society Is Prejudiced Against Men With Muscles (or: The Sociology of Bodybuilding)

Galanty Miller | Posted 10.20.2014 | Comedy
Galanty Miller

I fear for the future of our nation's bodybuilders. The cards are stacked against them. They must suffer through one unfair disadvantage after another.

What You Don't Know About Female Bodybuilders

Alexandra Silver-Fagan | Posted 08.05.2014 | Healthy Living
Alexandra Silver-Fagan

Everyone in fitness is a dedicated athlete and works hard every day to achieve certain goals. My goal is to simply shed light on the stereotype that bodybuilding is only about aesthetics and not about performance. Our competitions are certainly focused on how we present ourselves, but the athletic performance has taken place long beforehand.

Ben Lost 120 Pounds: 'The Key To Transforming Your Physique Is To Transform Your Lifestyle'

The Huffington Post | Sarah Klein | Posted 04.10.2014 | Healthy Living

Got a success story of your own? Send it to us at success.stories@huffingtonpost.com and you could be featured in our I Lost Weight series! Name: B...

Pushing 50

Chef Rossi | Posted 05.27.2014 | Fifty
Chef Rossi

I've been cutting the sleeves off my T-shirts since I was 15. The renegade rocker spirit in me refused to be dulled even by turning 40, but a few months shy of my 50th birthday, I may have to change a few things.

You Won't Believe How Old This Bodybuilder Is

OWN | Posted 04.04.2014 | OWN

If you ever wanted real-world proof that age is nothing but a number, you've found it. Meet Ernestine Shepherd. With her flat stomach, toned arms and ...

Coty Lost 80 Pounds: 'Take Your Own Reins And Steer Life In The Direction You Want To Go'

Posted 03.24.2014 | Healthy Living

Got a success story of your own? Send it to us at success.stories@huffingtonpost.com and you could be featured in our I Lost Weight series! Name: C...

First 'Mr Olympia' Dies

AP | Posted 03.12.2014 | Sports

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Larry Dee Scott, a trailblazing bodybuilder who rose to fame in the 1960s and became the first Mr. Olympia by winning the top ...

These Incredible Abs Belong To A Man Who's How Old?

The Huffington Post | William Goodman | Posted 02.12.2014 | Fifty

Do you see those abs? No, seriously -- do you see those abs? They belong to one Sam "Sonny" Bryant, Jr., and should put to shame most men in their 40s...

Why Are People Ignoring The Deadly Risks Of This Diet Pill?

Posted 01.28.2014 | Healthy Living

Doctors say they are now almost certain that aegeline, a substance naturally found in bael trees, was the harmful ingredient in the weight-loss supple...

Kristin Lost 83 Pounds: 'Believe You Can And You Will'

Posted 01.25.2014 | Healthy Living

Got a success story of your own? Send it to us at success.stories@huffingtonpost.com and you could be featured in our I Lost Weight series! Name: K...

LOOK: The Unexpected Benefits Of Getting Fit

Posted 01.25.2014 | Healthy Living

You already know investing some time in a fitness routine can help you get stronger, faster and healthier, not to mention it can improve your sleep an...

Diet Supplement In Trouble For Second Time This Year, Recall Will Cost Millions

Posted 11.20.2013 | Business

USPLabs LLC, which produces the weight loss supplement OxyElite Pro, is having a rough year. After more than 50 cases of liver damage were linked ...

Ladies, Your Muscles Are Sexy

Andrew Dixon | Posted 01.23.2014 | Healthy Living
Andrew Dixon

I've rarely encountered a female personal training client who wasn't scared of getting too muscular. While I understand these fears come from the pictures of female bodybuilders and probably male bodybuilders as well, these fears really are unwarranted.

That's One Strong Dance Routine

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 11.06.2013 | Weird News

Check out this brawny Baryshnikov. Vadim Skornyakov gave one heck-of-a performance at Saint Petersburg's 25th Open Cup of Bodybuilding in April. ...

Levoris Lost 75 Pounds -- And Won First Place In A Figure Competition

Posted 10.30.2013 | Healthy Living

Got a success story of your own? Send it to us at success.stories@huffingtonpost.com and you could be featured in our I Lost Weight series! Name: L...

PHOTOS: Meet The World's First 'Hunk'

Posted 10.16.2013 | Women

Long before we ogled pictures of Ryan Gosling with his shirt off, women were swooning over a different type of man. Meet Eugen Sandow, the world's ...

GNC Delayed Pulling This Possibly Deadly Pill -- Why?

Posted 10.10.2013 | Healthy Living

When the Hawaii Department of Health issued a request Tuesday that the diet supplement OxyELITE Pro be voluntarily removed from store shelves, they re...

Gabriela Aoun

Killer Diet Supplement? Liver Damage Cases In Hawaii Rise To 30

HuffingtonPost.com | Gabriela Aoun | Posted 10.03.2013 | Healthy Living

The number of recent liver damage cases linked to dietary supplements has risen from 10 to 30 in the last week. All 30 cases have been reported in Haw...

Dietary Supplements Linked To 10 'Severe' Liver Failure Cases In Hawaii

Posted 09.27.2013 | Healthy Living

Ten young, seemingly-healthy people have been admitted into Hawaii hospitals in the last five months for varying degrees of liver inflammation and fai...

Armless Bodybuilder Reaches For The Top (PHOTOS)

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 09.10.2013 | Weird News

An armless bodybuilder in Phoenix can't bench press even a single pound, but few people in any sport can match her for inner strength. Barbie Thoma...

PHOTOS: Ripped Bodies Aren't Just For 20-Somethings

Posted 07.17.2013 | Fifty

Chiseled and ripped bodies aren't just for 20 somethings. It seems like a growing number of post-50s are staying fit through bodybuilding competitions...

Mr. Olympia Phil Heath Rocks TheFitExpo Santa Clara

Gregory Weinkauf | Posted 08.30.2013 | Los Angeles
Gregory Weinkauf

This weekend, TheFitExpo attendees were in for some huge treats, with perhaps the hugest being superstar bodybuilder and current two-time Mr. Olympia Phil Heath.

My Transformation: 92 Pounds in 9 Months

Judith Ellis | Posted 07.28.2013 | Healthy Living
Judith Ellis

My physical strength has given me spiritual depth. My belief that all things are possible spurs me on and when I feel weakened by loss I remind myself that I have already achieved great strides in nine months which required more than physical strength.