A colleague told me that research behind most exercise advice is based almost entirely on men, making the tips we read in magazines and elsewhere somewhat suspect. Is this true, and does it mean I must unlearn everything I thought I needed to do?

That’s how you open a can of worms on a Monday morning. Yes, it’s true, the not so well-kept secret of the exercise science broederbond has been exposed. I fully expect President Cyril Ramaphosa to ask a retired judge to set up an inquiry and deliver the findings in 2027 for him to start deliberating...

Subscribe now to unlock this article.

Support BusinessLIVE’s award-winning journalism for R129 per month (digital access only).

There’s never been a more important time to support independent journalism in SA. Our subscription packages now offer an ad-free experience for readers.

Cancel anytime.

Would you like to comment on this article?
Sign up (it's quick and free) or sign in now.

Speech Bubbles

Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.