The Worst Cardio Mistakes Everyone Makes For Fat Loss (Avoid These)

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In this video I’m covering 5 common cardio mistakes people make when trying to lose fat. We’ll cover how much cardio you should do for fat loss, how it impacts muscle gain, the interference effect, timing of cardio around weight training, HIIT vs LISS, fasted cardio, considerations around NEAT and more.



Cardiorespiratory Fitness & All-Cause Mortality Meta-Analysis:

Physical Activity & Weight Maintenance:

Cardio isn’t as Effective for Fat Loss as You’d Expect:

Interference Effect:

Warming Up & Performance:

Proximity of Cardio to Weight Training:

Cardio Intensity:

EPOC: Excess Post-Exercise Oxygen Consumption After Exercise

Volume of Cardio:

Fasted Cardio:

Calories Burned from Different Occupations: (Dec 2015 Issue)


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Written by Jeff Nippard
Filmed by Daniel Cooper, Jeff Nippard and Stephanie Buttermore
Edited by Jeff Nippard using Final Cut Pro


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Disclaimers: Jeff Nippard is not a doctor or a medical professional. Always consult a physician before starting any exercise program. Use of this information is strictly at your own risk. Jeff Nippard will not assume any liability for direct or indirect losses or damages that may result from the use of information contained in this video including but not limited to economic loss, injury, illness or death.

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