The 4-Hour Body: An Uncommon Guide to Rapid Fat-Loss, Incredible Sex, and Becoming Superhuman: An Uncommon Guide to Rapid Fat-Loss, Incredible Sex, an by Timothy Ferriss

The 4-Hour Body: An Uncommon Guide to Rapid Fat-Loss, Incredible Sex, and Becoming Superhuman: An…

byTimothy Ferriss

Kobo ebook | December 14, 2010

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Thinner, bigger, faster, stronger... which 150 pages will you read?

Is it possible to:
Reach your genetic potential in 6 months?
Sleep 2 hours per day and perform better than on 8 hours?
Lose more fat than a marathoner by bingeing?
 
Indeed, and much more. This is not just another diet and fitness book.

The 4-Hour Body is the result of an obsessive quest, spanning more than a decade, to hack the human body. It contains the collective wisdom of hundreds of elite athletes, dozens of MDs, and thousands of hours of jaw-dropping personal experimentation. From Olympic training centers to black-market laboratories, from Silicon Valley to South Africa, Tim Ferriss, the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The 4-Hour Workweek, fixated on one life-changing question:

For all things physical, what are the tiniest changes that produce the biggest results?

Thousands of tests later, this book contains the answers for both men and women.

From the gym to the bedroom, it’s all here, and it all works.


YOU WILL LEARN (in less than 30 minutes each):
How to lose those last 5-10 pounds (or 100+ pounds) with odd combinations of food and safe chemical cocktails.

* How to prevent fat gain while bingeing (X-mas, holidays, weekends)
* How to increase fat-loss 300% with a few bags of ice
* How Tim gained 34 pounds of muscle in 28 days, without steroids, and in four hours of total gym time
* How to sleep 2 hours per day and feel fully rested
* How to produce 15-minute female orgasms
* How to triple testosterone and double sperm count
* How to go from running 5 kilometers to 50 kilometers in 12 weeks
* How to reverse “permanent” injuries
* How to add 150+ pounds to your lifts in 6 months
* How to pay for a beach vacation with one hospital visit
       
And that's just the tip of the iceberg.  There are more than 50 topics covered, all with real-world experiments, many including more than 200 test subjects.

You don't need better genetics or more discipline. You need immediate results that compel you to continue.

That’s exactly what The 4-Hour Body delivers.


From the Hardcover edition.
Timothy Ferriss is an American author and public speaker. In 2007, he published The 4-Hour Workweek: Escape 9-5, Live Anywhere, and Join the New Rich, which was a New York Times, Wall Street Journal and USA Today bestseller. Ferriss grew up in East Hampton, NY and graduated from St. Paul's School. He received a degree in Neuroscience a...
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Title:The 4-Hour Body: An Uncommon Guide to Rapid Fat-Loss, Incredible Sex, and Becoming Superhuman: An…Format:Kobo ebookPublished:December 14, 2010Publisher:Crown Publishing GroupLanguage:English

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Rated 4 out of 5 by from rly good! didnt get as much as i did from tools of titans but picked up a few things i will be applying to my lfie
Date published: 2017-09-28
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Highly Recommend The fitness/diet info in this is incredible, there is some extra curicular knowledge as well. Tim Ferris is a really cool man, interesting youtube videos as well #plumreview
Date published: 2017-03-25
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Enjoyable read There is no better human guinea pig than Tim Ferriss. No matter how outrageous the experiment may be you can bet that Tim has explored it. Whether it is a radical diet or a crazy regime of exercise you can leverage his work when you are looking to improve yourself. Tim's famous slow carb diet and cheat day have led to huge amounts of weight loss and health improvement for countless readers. Tim's weight lifting and exercise regimes have improved people's strength and general well being in countless ways. This is a highly engaging read that comes with my highest recommendation.
Date published: 2017-02-08
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Athletes review As a bikini/bodybuilding competitor, I found a lot of his information both makes sense (in consideration of what strategies I employed for past competitions) and works! coming out of a very serious fat loss, this book guided me in maintaining and progressing effectively while enjoying life
Date published: 2017-01-26
Rated 3 out of 5 by from interesting I had high hopes for this book. The information is great, the workouts and the menu ideas were also great but I would suggest you talk to a doctor first before playing around with the supplements he suggests.
Date published: 2016-11-15
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Great Book Some of the recommendations within the book are rather bizarre, but I'm picking and choosing what I want to try. I've lost 14 pounds in 5 weeks just following the eating plan.
Date published: 2011-03-17
Rated 3 out of 5 by from For the health hobbyist I had higher expectations for this title. It's like every token health magazine article I have ever seen put into one book....but that's not a bad thing. I bought it as a gift for someone who loves collecting numerous snippets of health information and they loved it! I would highly recommend it for the avid health/diet/lifestyle reader, not for a one-stop reference.
Date published: 2011-03-12
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Very interesting I just purchased this book at my local Coles for $31.00 then I went online to see that it is $13.98 for the exact same book on Amazon. So this book is being returned pronto.
Date published: 2011-01-27
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Fantastic info, and easy to implement I received this book just after the New Year, and read it within about 3 days. Some of the information within I knew of, but most I did not. The first thing that caught my eye was the Slow-Carb Diet. Read it through, including the parts about the science behind it, and liked what I saw. So, the wife and I have decided to give it a try. After 5 days on this diet my wife has lost 5.5lbs, and I've lost 5lbs. All with a simple change in eating. So, on this particular part, I have to give the book 2 thumbs up. The Geek to Freak section is something I knew about before, but Tim had it laid out in such a concise way, that anyone could follow it and gain more muscle than they ever thought of in a short amount of time. The science of it is explained as well as the methods used. Throughout the book, Tim shows the science behind everything he talks about, and also shows that he has tried it, and has had guinea pigs try it, to make sure it actually does work for more than himself. As the year progresses, my wife and I will be experimenting with more of the chapters, and are looking forward to the changes. All in all, I would be more than willing to say this is my Bible in regards to body recomposition. The fact that other things such as proper running and swimming are included, are a bonus. Also, there is EXCELLENT information on the best methods of rehabbing, and prehabbing. Those 2 sections alone, make this book worth the cost. If you`re looking to get the best from your body, GRAB THIS BOOK.
Date published: 2011-01-21