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Newsflash! Calcium increases testosterone levels for bigger muscles!

If you want to increase your testosterone levels and therefore build muscles, latest researches show that you need lots of calcium in your bodybuilding diet for increasing hormone levels. We all know or we should know that testosterone is the king of hormones for muscle gaining and numerous researches show that a high testosterone level intensifies the protein synthesis and therefore you get more muscle mass, a shorter recovery time and a big libido. But what's with the calcium and testost...

Carrot Top Muscles and Rumoured Steroid Usage

Scott Thompson aka The Juicer or The Steroid Comedian Guy was born on 25 February 1965 in Rockledge, Florida, U.S.A . Scott Thompson is better known by his stage name Carrot Top and he`s an American comedian known for his bright red hair, prop comedy and often self-deprecating humor. In 2001 Carrot Top (Scott Thompson) started lifting weights that sport being called bodybuilding and morphed from a scrawny little dork into a brawny effeminate fruit that seems to use some steroids. What do you t...

The Ectomorph

The ectomorph physique is a fragile and delicate one. The bones of an ectomorph are light, joints are small and muscles are slight. The limbs are long in proportion and the shoulders droop. The ectomorph is a linear physique. Straight up and straight down, and may appear longer than he or she really is, due to the length of limbs coupled with lack of muscle mass developed on those limbs. The ectomorph is not naturally powerful and will have to work hard for every ounce of muscle and every bit of...

Ups `n Downs in Bodybuilding Part 1

My passion for bodybuilding started really as a cliche if i can say, after i saw an Arnold Schwarzenegger movie " The Terminator". When i saw the movie i was 14 years old and didn`t know anything about this world of bodybuilding and how to build muscles, i just thought that Arnold was born with those huge muscles. After i saw it i went to my parents and told them: "I want those muscles" and they said something like: "Ooh no, they are so ugly and grotesque" but i knew the fact that Arnold`s bo...

Minerals a very important factor of our diet!

Although minerals may be required in small quantities, they are still vitally important to our general health and wellbeing. 1.Calcium Calcium is needed for so many different functions in the body, from bones, to blood clotting, your muscles etc. People often think of bones as a static piece of the body, where very little change occurs, but that is a totally incorrect perception. Bone is a dynamic part of the body and calcium is constantly flowing into, and out of it.Calcium is needed for th...

Amino acids

Amino acids are the building blocks of protein, and unlike the two other basic nutrients – sugar and fatty acids, amino acids contain nitrogen – about 16%.Amino acids are used in most body processes from regulating the way the body works to how the brain functions - They activate and utilize vitamins and other nutrients.Proteins are chains of amino acids linked together, bound together with peptide bonds and there are about 29 amino acids commonly referred to in human health. The liver manufac...