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THE PAST AND THE FURIOUS
Men’s Health Australia
THE BIG QUESTION • Is single-digit body fat actually healthy?
ANCIENT SOLUTION TO A MODERN PROBLEM
ASK THE GIRLS IN THE OFFICE • ★ Ask the MH girls the questions you can’t ask anyone else. They’re three women who speak their mind, so don’t expect sugar-coated answers
RUN THE EASY ROUTE TO STAMINA • It’s smart to be sceptical of newfangled “magic” pills – but an ancient supp now promises science-backed cardio gains
COOL RUNNINGS • Make marginal gains in cardio before and after training without breaking a sweat
SOUND ADVICE FOR FAT LOSS • Don’t let your return to noisy urban life put a dampener on your health. Dial down the risks with a rural staycation
NATURE AND NURTURE • Outdoor pursuits proven to reset body and mind
TO BEAT WORK STRESS, THINK INSIDE THE BOX • Our always-on work culture is burning us out – but joining a CrossFit box can help you push back at mental fatigue
SNATCH AWAY BURNOUT
MACK & EASE • MACK HORTON is more than the swimmer who won 400m gold at the Rio Olympics. A man of principle, his role in Tokyo will be not just to compete but to inspire
FOR NEW MUSCLE, KNOW THE ROPES • The ROPE CLIMB is a CrossFit staple for a reason. This upgrade builds extra functional strength in your upper body and core. Up and at ‘em
THAI FOOD • Craving fast food? Packed with spicy heat, healthy proteins and fragrant herbs, home-made Thai hits the sweet and sour spot like no other cuisine
THE IMMUNOLOGIST’S GUIDE TO IMMUNITY • How Dr Anthony Fauci, the United States’ top infectious-disease expert, keeps his immune system in shape
PUNCHING ABOVE YOUR WEIGHT • The toughest journalist on Earth takes on the myth of the alpha male, the secret to winning, and why size matters (but not in the way we think)
JESSICA FOX • Australia will send to Tokyo no athlete more decorated than the 27-year-old champion of slalom canoeing, a clever and vivacious spirit who here reveals her thoughts on destiny, competitive mindset – and being trained by your mother
WHAT HAPPENS WHEN I TAKE CREATINE? • Don’t mistake this compound for a mere muscle drug – it’s a boost for body and mind. Get pumped up on the science
SHAKE, RATTLE OR ROLL • As massage guns muscle their way into our recovery protocols, are foam rollers obsolete? We find out which tool offers the superior fix
TRIVIA KEEPS ME SANE • It used to be for the geeky few, an activity hidden away in the recesses of pubs everywhere. As it’s gone online, the real question has become: why are so many people flocking to it?
POP QUIZ TIME • Good trivia questions test what you know or what you should know but don’t, says Colby Burnett. Here are a few multiple-choice questions to assess your knowledge of how your brain works
KICKING AND SCREENING • Smartphones and babies are like beer and liquor: it’s not really a good idea to mix the two. That is, until a pandemic hits
MALE INFERTILITY IS MORE COMMON THAN YOU MAY REALISE.
THE HUMBLING POWER OF PAIN • My physical activities informed my sense of self. When something as innocuous as tendinosis slowed me down, my health declined – and the road back was much longer than I ever expected
HOW SUPER ARE ANTI-INFLAMMATORY SUPERFOODS? • Here’s the science