Weightology Weekly Classics: Muscle Retention During Fat Loss Edition

A series of Weightology Weekly Classic articles covering the research on energy deficits and muscle protein synthesis has been added to the Research Review Member's Area.  In these articles, I cover why it's so hard to build muscle and lose fat at the same time, and I look at the impacts of energy deficits combined with weight training on muscle protein synthesis.


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