Dec 25, 2023
Welcome back, strength seekers! You're tuned in to another episode of the Truth Not Trends Podcast, with Liam “TAKU” Bauer and Jesse “I Usually Feel a Lot Better” Schmidt. This is Truth Not Trends the show that cuts through the noise and delivers evidence-based insights on strength training and wellness.
Hello, strength enthusiasts! We're diving deep today into a topic that hits close to home for many of us—navigating the world of strength training when you're feeling under the weather or dealing with an injury.
Whether it's a pesky cold, a lingering flu, or a more serious injury, the question remains: should you hit the gym or hit the brakes? We're here to separate fact from fiction, drawing on the latest research and our own experiences to guide you through the do's and don'ts of strength training in less-than-optimal conditions.
We'll be addressing the common myths surrounding exercising while sick or injured, exploring when it's okay to push through and when it's time to pull back. Plus, we've got some practical tips to help you maintain your strength gains and fitness levels without jeopardizing your recovery.
So, whether you're nursing a cold, dealing with a sprain, or just feeling a bit off, grab your favorite beverage, settle in, and get ready for another deep dive into the world of strength and health. This is Episode 156 of the Truth Not Trends Podcast, and today, we're lifting the veil on strength training while sick or injured.
Let's get started!