Episodes
In this episode of Quah (Q & A), Sal, Adam & Justin coach four Pump Heads via Zoom. Email [email protected] if you want to be considered to ask your question on the show. Mind Pump Fit Tip: If you want to move in a direction where your life changes, having a mentor or a guide is your best bet. (1:45) Kids say the darndest things. (13:04) Sal’s devastating night of sleep. (14:22) BPC-157's healing ability. (21:38) GLP1’s use for impulsive behavior and another Adam...
Published 04/13/24
Published 04/13/24
In this episode of Quah (Q & A), Sal, Adam & Justin answer four Pump Head questions drawn from last Sunday’s Quah post on the @mindpumpmedia Instagram page.  Mind Pump Fit Tip: If you're going to talk good to anybody, talk good to yourself. (1:40) Reacting to the latest TikTok trend, Trad Wives. (16:00) Trauma lust. (25:04) The evolutionary theory behind strongmen dating tiny women. (33:17) Growth spurts. (35:22) The growth mindset is attached to being a successful...
Published 04/12/24
Understanding the difference between what’s optimal, what’s tolerable, and what’s beyond that. (1:51) How healing/recovery is different than adapting. (4:15) The importance of consistency over intensity. (7:12) Signs of overtraining. (9:32) Five Steps to Bounce Back from Overtraining #1 - Take a week off. (16:10) #2 - Get good sleep. (19:54) #3 - Bump calories (protein). (22:55) #4 - Come back with half volume. (24:20) #5 - SLOWLY increase volume (setsXrepsXweight)....
Published 04/11/24
In this episode of Quah (Q & A), Sal, Adam & Justin coach four Pump Heads via Zoom. Email [email protected] if you want to be considered to ask your question on the show. Mind Pump Fit Tip: Fitness can be the solution or the problem. It’s all about HOW you do it. (2:24) Sal’s recent gross discovery. (15:05) Doug Wick. (19:31) When you know something is taking the Western world by storm! (24:17) Adam’s main goal with his Tirzepetide experiment. (25:49) Dad wins....
Published 04/10/24
How your body NEVER loses the ability to adapt. (1:25) Six factors to consider as you age. #1 - Lift weights appropriately (modify). (7:36) #2 - Get good sleep. (15:05) #3 – Hit your protein targets from whole foods. (19:45) #4 - Track energy, libido, sleep quality, mood. (22:46) #5 - Do cardio for health, not calorie burn. (27:29) #6 - Easy lifestyle hacks. (29:30) Related Links/Products Mentioned SPECIAL PROMOTION: MAPS 40+ Half off! ** Code AGE50 at checkout ** ...
Published 04/08/24
In this episode of Quah (Q & A), Sal, Adam & Justin coach three Pump Heads via Zoom. Email [email protected] if you want to be considered to ask your question on the show. Mind Pump Fit Tip: Don’t listen to the world if you want to be healthy. (1:43) Highlighting the incredible and rewarding benefits of being a personal trainer. (11:03) Mind Pump has officially partnered with NASM. (15:01) Adam’s mindset taking on this Tirzepatide experiment. (23:27) Sal’s fitness...
Published 04/06/24
In this episode of Quah (Q & A), Sal, Adam & Justin answer four Pump Head questions from  the Sunday @mindpumpmedia Quah post. Mind Pump Fit Tip: Good health = freedom. (1:24) The guy’s current personal health journey. (8:57) Taking Viagra to improve your health. (21:20) Two of the most annoying pains of all time. (24:35) The importance of companies like Get Dynasty. (26:59) Why you should avoid young day trader influencers. (30:32) Predicting the fallout from...
Published 04/05/24
Try it, experience it, and feel the effects. (1:40) Nailing the first experience. (4:05) Profound personal experiences with the product. (5:16) The encapsulation of Brain.fm. (8:06) How you listen to different music based on what you are doing. (12:58) A more bioavailable thing than binaural beats. (15:18) Priming your brain. (18:10) How does Brain.fm affect an ADHD brain? (20:13) Focusing on what matters most. (23:41) Tales of intimacy. (27:13) Getting more...
Published 04/04/24
In this episode of Quah (Q & A), Sal, Adam & Justin coach four Pump Heads via Zoom. Email [email protected] if you want to be considered to ask your question on the show. Mind Pump Fit Tip: Probiotics aren’t just for gut health. They help with your athletic performance and muscle gains! (2:35) Parasites aren’t as uncommon as you would think. (12:45) Nubby Justin. (14:47) Touching on the Kate Middleton conspiracy. (21:19) Missed opportunities with investments....
Published 04/03/24
Long-lasting changes take TIME. (1:08) Laying out the blueprint on how to do this right and get in shape for summer over the next 90 days! Month one: Fix your why. (7:45) Start lifting. (12:11) Prioritize sleep. (15:27) Eat without distractions. (17:23) Avoid processed foods. (17:55) Hit water targets. (19:40) Don’t weigh yourself. (21:18) Month two: Aim for protein targets. (22:40) Track all your food. (24:45) Track your steps. (25:19) Track...
Published 04/01/24
In this episode of Quah (Q & A), Sal, Adam & Justin coach three Pump Heads via Zoom. Email [email protected] if you want to be considered to ask your question on the show. Mind Pump Fit Tip: One of the BIGGEST wastes of money is thermogenic fat burners. (2:25) Restless sleep is the worst! (13:18) Recognize the warning signs when something may be off with your child. (15:53) Rock thief. (19:17) When you realize money isn’t an issue. (21:09) “They” want us to be...
Published 03/30/24
In this episode of Quah (Q & A), Sal, Adam & Justin answer four Pump Head questions drawn from last Sunday’s Quah post on the @mindpumpmedia Instagram page.  Mind Pump Fit Tip: Don’t use shame to get results. (2:00) When your kids have bigger calves than you. (17:22) Organifi has products for kids! (18:31) Interesting times we live in. (23:32) Speculating on the fallout from Oprah’s weight-loss drug special. (29:27) Did the CDC release a redacted study on myocarditis...
Published 03/29/24
How the fitness industry is RAPIDLY evolving. (2:22) How your business should be a DESIRE, not a necessity. (4:12) Why the scale model is broken. (6:42) Why is the quality of coaching going down? (11:55) Understanding your growth trajectory. (18:20) Acquisition vs. retention. (23:21) The difference between a rich vs. poor mindset. (25:25) Understanding a revolving pricing model. (26:27) Exclusive vs. inclusive marketing. (35:00) How the FTC is cracking down on...
Published 03/28/24
In this episode of Quah (Q & A), Sal, Adam & Justin coach three Pump Heads via Zoom. Email [email protected] if you want to be considered to ask your question on the show. Mind Pump Fit Tip: One of the most impactful things you can do for your health, positively, is to BE WITH PEOPLE! (2:37) Gymnastics Dad stories with Justin. (17:27) The latest scary trend with high school dances. (23:55) AI-generated content is getting weirder and weirder. (29:27) Amazon hot air...
Published 03/27/24
Health does NOT encompass just looking good. (1:48) Seven Habits of Truly Healthy People. (5:08) #1 - Disconnect from all media. (8:34) #2 - Eat dinner with your family. (16:15) #3 - Seek coaching or therapy. (19:56) #4 - Spend lots of time outdoors. (23:29) #5 - Volunteer your time. (26:55) #6 - Live well below your means. (30:12) #7 - Follow a spiritual practice. (36:00) Related Links/Products Mentioned Visit Hiya for an exclusive offer for Mind Pump listeners!...
Published 03/25/24
In this episode of Quah (Q & A), Sal, Adam & Justin coach four Pump Heads via Zoom. Email [email protected] if you want to be considered to ask your question on the show. Mind Pump Fit Tip: The highest source of creatine you can find in the world is RED MEAT. (1:59) The inventor of the silencer. (12:34) The safety and protection of owning guns. (13:57) When you think it’s funny and cute until it's not. (22:32) Is the public finally waking up to the Government’s...
Published 03/23/24
In this episode of Quah (Q & A), Sal, Adam & Justin answer four Pump Head questions drawn from last Sunday’s Quah post on the @mindpumpmedia Instagram page.  Mind Pump Fit Tip: Do NOT watch your progress in the mirror or the scale! When you get that full picture, you can then create a relationship with exercise that lasts the REST of your life. (1:47) Sal opens up on his spiritual journey. (22:05) A review of the peptide Tirzepitide. (24:49) Approaching healthy eating...
Published 03/22/24
Tricking the client to change their behaviors outside of counting/burning calories in a way that doesn’t feel restrictive. (2:18) Six Weird Ways to Lose Weight. #1 - Eating without distractions. (5:10) #2 - Prioritize sleep. (9:37) #3 - Walk after meals. (13:44) #4 - Eat without drinking fluids. (18:54)  #5 - Food order (protein, fiber, carbs). (24:45) #6 – Journal. (28:45) Related Links/Products Mentioned Visit Seed for an exclusive offer for Mind Pump listeners!...
Published 03/21/24
In this episode of Quah (Q & A), Sal, Adam & Justin coach four Pump Heads via Zoom. Email [email protected] if you want to be considered to ask your question on the show. Mind Pump Fit Tip: Attention personal trainers: STOP training and START teaching. (2:44) Raising your kids your way. (13:40) Justin stepping out of his comfort zone. (20:44) Sal’s supplement blunder. (31:30) These phones are something else. (32:39) Hot takes on Jake Paul vs. Mike Tyson....
Published 03/20/24
There is a time and place for machines. (2:00) The value of working out with machines only. (3:47) There is an order of operations. (10:22) A Machine-Only Workout Utilizing the Machines We Deem to be Most Effective. #1 - Hack squat (greater range than leg press). (11:33) #2 - Seated or lying Hamstring curl. (15:35) #3 - Cable row. (17:52) #4 - Plate loaded chest press. (21:35) #5 - Smith machine seated press. (23:52) #6 - Dip machine. (27:33) #7 - Preacher curl...
Published 03/18/24
In this episode of Quah (Q & A), Sal, Adam & Justin coach four Pump Heads via Zoom. Mind Pump Fit Tip: When it comes to fitness success, the WHY is more important than how or the what. (1:45) The best compliment a man can get? (15:29) Knowing what you like and don’t like. (16:42) Laughter is such a powerful thing. (21:57) One of the BEST exercises/machines to improve squat mobility. (27:40) The dangers of social media for kids. (30:42) Should the US be able to...
Published 03/16/24
In this episode of Quah (Q & A), Sal, Adam & Justin answer four Pump Head questions drawn from last Sunday’s Quah post on the @mindpumpmedia Instagram page.  Mind Pump Fit Tip: The three steps to scaling back when trying to reduce total load on the body. (1:57) Highlighting how nutrient-deficient we are as a society. (13:10) How Doug has naturally increased his testosterone. (17:12) The ultimate #dadhack for washing your car. (23:06) Healthy obsessions. (27:40) Super...
Published 03/15/24
The RADICAL change in the space. (1:07) Are more options better or worse for the consumer? (2:31) Six Red Flags Your Favorite Fitness Influencer is Full of Crap #1 - Jumping from thing to thing. (8:57) #2 - Zero nuance. (11:09) #3 - Their content is mostly about their body. (15:51) #4 - They lack experience. (21:24) #5 - Their content is mostly entertainment. (27:24)  #6 - They promote ultra-intense workouts. (29:12) Related Links/Products Mentioned Visit Vuori...
Published 03/14/24
In this episode of Quah (Q & A), Sal, Adam & Justin coach four Pump Heads via Zoom. Email [email protected] if you want to be considered to ask your question on the show. Mind Pump Fit Tip: Eating heavily processed foods can make you depressed and anxious. (2:31) The Weight Watchers ‘safe bet’ debate. (12:26) Making the case for no HR. (26:06) Are we watching capitalism die? (32:27) Do women talk more than men? (39:18) Organifi now has a sleep product! (44:20) ...
Published 03/13/24