Skip to content

Category: Endocrinology

How sleep loss may contribute to adverse weight gain

In a new study, researchers at Uppsala University now demonstrate that one night of sleep loss has a tissue-specific impact on the regulation of gene expression and metabolism in humans. This may explain how shift work and chronic sleep loss impairs our metabolism and adversely affects our body composition. The study is published in the scientific journal Science Advances.

Testosterone dose-response in healthy young men

Abstract   Testosterone increases muscle mass and strength and regulates other physiological processes, but we do not know whether testosterone effects are dose dependent and whether dose requirements for maintaining […]

Cardiovascular Toxicity of Illicit Anabolic-Androgenic Steroid Use

Abstract Background: Millions of individuals have used illicit anabolic-androgenic steroids (AAS), but the long-term cardiovascular associations of these drugs remain incompletely understood. Methods: Using a cross-sectional cohort design, we recruited 140 experienced […]

The Effects of Mild Cycles

  Note: I’m not an advocate of steroid use. The average guy should be able to get really good results with intelligently designed, drug-free training. The risks, including legal problems, […]

Steroids: What Pro Bodybuilders Are Really Using

by Shadow Pro | @ t-nation.com/pharma/steroids-what-pro-bodybuilders-are-really-using Here’s what you need to know… A pro bodybuilder could spend $8,000 to $20,000 for a 16-week competition cycle. Most pros are regularly monitored by trusted […]