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Inside the Silicon Valley Health and Performance Summit, featuring compression pants and a Lance Armstrong cameo

Illustration: George Wylesol

I’ve complained before that wellness — especially the Instagram version — is typically marketed as a women’s issue, promoting products aimed at unfair physical expectations. But pseudoscience does not discriminate, and men are not immune to the lure of optimization. The male version, however, is often presented under the guise of performance rather than appearance.

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