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Steroids Estrogen and Fatigue

Steroid Fatigue is a common catchphrase these days, and refers to another important function of estrogen in both the female and male body, its ability to promote wakefulness and a mentally alert state. Given the steroids that have aromatase inhibitors, bodybuilders today are noticing at some points more fatigue and extreme estrogen suppression than they had in the past. This suppression from the estrogen is often associated with fatigue! Under these conditions, the athlete,though on a p...

Insomnia can Trigger Diabetes

Do you often have insomnia or sleep less than 6 hours per night? You risk on getting sick of diabetes or you know the worsest effect.. you risk muscle mass loss!According to scientists from Holland the body needs at least 6 hours of sleep a night to absorb the sugar in blood, sugar that is accumulated during the day thus preventing diabetes. Sleeping 6 hours a night also regulates your blood sugar level but for gaining muscle mass you need at least 8-10 hours of good sleep so do something with y...

Fish Oils Can Inhibit Muscle Recovery

Fish contains high levels of Omega 3 fatty acids, which inhibit prostaglandin synthesis, and that`s bad for muscle growth and recovery because prostaglandins are important for building muscles. I won`t talk about prostaglandin but instead i will talk about the fish oils that can inhibit muscle recovery in immobilized persons.Researchers from the Food and Nutrition Department at Seoul National University examined the effect of fish oils on muscle recovery in rats.The rats were assigned like so: a...

Clear Skin Complexion

Being a bodybuilder is a hard job but besides the muscles, if you want to impress you can also do it with a beautiful clear skin complexion and you can try treating your skin complexion with something from these lines to remove acne, help that dry skin, reduce sebum and that oily appearance. Active zinc controls sebum production and it moisturizes the skin thus reducing the dry skin effect. Green tea and vitamin B6 gives a beautiful and healthy skin complexion. Want to read more about sebum?...

Ups `n Downs in Bodybuilding Part 4

Today i will talk about how i started taking steroids. I have been researching a lot on the net about steroids, benefits and side effects and after 3 weeks i had to choose between testosterone and dianabol (naposim).The fact that testosterone is injectable didn`t scare me but, because it was illegal i couldn`t just go to a doctor and put him to inject it to me and i didn`t knew how to make a proper injection on my own.I was afraid of touching a blood vessel or my sciatic nerve.. so i decided to ...

Ups `n Downs in Bodybuilding Part 3

As you have seen in the photos from part one and two i`ve put some muscle mass.But i was greedy and wanted more and more. People at school really started to annoy me with their foolishness.I hate people that talk from heard abouts when they see that you got some muscle mass.For example people usually asked me something like: "hey man, do you take proteins (supplements)?" Like proteins are some kind of steroids or something, i mean you get proteins from eating regular meals! Some people are so du...

Ups `n Downs in Bodybuilding Part 2

After 5-6 more months of training i`ve started putting some muscles and i met a girl. We started talking and we hooked up.I don`t know how i let her do it, but she made me forget about my dream of bodybuilding and she was rather jealous and that fact made me lose many opportunities. With the time passing by i`ve noticed that i`ve been skipping meals because i stood with her everyday and didn`t have the time to eat. That little factor made me lose about 50% of what i`ve achieved in the gym, so mo...

Strategies to Motivate Yourself

Learning what uniquely motivates you is what will make you successful in your weight loss or weight gain journey.1:Write down your goals.2:Create a fitness action plan.3: Set a completion date.4: Enter a competition.5: Enter a competition amongst your friends.6: Plaster motivational quotes all over your house.7: Post your favorite fitness role model on your refrigerator.8:Post your favorite fat picture on your refrigerator.9:Type "Get off your Fat Butt" on your screen saver.10:Practice core stre...

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...