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36 eggs a day, is it legit?

I watched a video about Vince Gironda's 36 egg a day diet in which it states that the diet is similar to taking a cycle a dianabol. The basics of this idea is that eating dozens of eggs per day would ...
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Combining HIIT and weights

Hi I am currently doing 4 training sessions per week. Monday: Boxing classes (HIIT) training Tuesday: Weights Wednesday: Weights Thursday: Boxing classes (HIIT) training My body fat percentage is ...
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Testosterone and bodyfat correlation — a myth or no?

I've heard people claim that steroids or just even higher natural test with make the body remove fat regardless of diet. I think this idea comes from those YouTube fitness guys who do massive calorie ...
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Will Steroids Without Major Exercise Provide Moderate Gains? [duplicate]

I'm wondering how/if the use of steroids without a work-out plan can result in muscle gain, fat loss, or etc. I'm not looking for massive gains, just moderate.
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Natural ways to “enhance” your results?

Often people say that the only "real" way to see "real results" is with AAS/PEDs. I disagree. There have to be various other ways to improve things like muscle synthesis; improve satellite cell ...
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Are anabolic steroids required to achieve certain strength and musculature? [closed]

The question asks about whether or not anabolic steroids (test, tren, dianabol, inhibitors, insulin, HGH, etc.) are required to reach a specific level of strength or musculature. Some people, even ...
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Libido correlated with muscle-potential?

I have heard often things like guys bragging about having super-high libidos and how that explained why they're jacked and huge. The idea is that super-high libido in men is probably correlated with ...
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Sexual arousal to speed up recovery?

Is it a viable post-workout method to make one's self sexually aroused for prolonged periods of time? Studies show that sexual arousal increases test. in both males and females and etc. I assume this ...
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Masculinizing exercises?

I look at my body and it doesn't look masculine enough, so I don't feel too confident sometimes looking in the mirror. People tell me to lose fat and build muscle, but even after successfully doing ...
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Relationship between testosterone and muscle growth [closed]

Today I did a testosterone test and the result was 25.77 nmol/L (normal range 9.9 - 27.8). Can somebody tell me what this means in terms of muscle growth? (age almost 30)
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Testosterone levels. Fighters vs Bodybuilders

Who have the higher average testosterone levels? I know that bodybuilding boosts testosterone due to its exercises but what about fighters? All this danger they face.. not necessarily being afraid but ...
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Building big muscles leads to not enough testosterone?

So far I've been trying to build bigger and bigger muscles because I thought that it will lead to having more testosterone in excess, therefore have all the benefits that a man can have with high ...
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Testestrone & Nandrolone Injection Safet [closed]

I have started a period using Testosterone & Nandrolone intramuscular injection. I inject a 100mg/100ml Testosterone & 25mg/100ml Nandrolone together twice a week (Saturdays & Tuesdays) ...
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Boosting Testosterone with exercise?

Can you really increase Testosterone by exercising in certain ways? What kind of exercise routines support higher testosterone levels? How aligned with boosting Testosterone is increasing mass? How ...
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Are there benefits of having Ashwagandha / Withania somnifera as pre-workout supplement?

Ashwagandha is referred as one of the best T-Booster supplement as mentioned here. Also Cellucor P6 T-Booster has Ashwagandha in it. My question is can i take Ashwagandha root/pills before workout? ...
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How come females with as much testosterone, all other things being equal, are still considerably weaker than males?

How come women on the same dosages of steroids, with the same training experience, on the same programs, with the same bodyweight or even heavier by 30 lbs, as men on steroids are still considerably ...
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Does sexual arousal really release testerone? [closed]

So I have been told that the more sexual stimulation created by a male, the more testosterone his body produces. Is this true?
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Testosterone causes anabolism?

Does an increase in testosterone cause anabolism? If yes, what can cause it? (except from taking anabolic steroids and exercising)
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How come females with less testosterone can be stronger than males with more?

I have seen some pretty damn strong natural females who can lift more than me and lots of other males. The interesting part is that people are always associating testosterone with strength in some way ...
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Can someone who takes steroids get muscle mass even without lifting?

My impression given what I read on the internet about it was that steroids help your body recover much faster after workout. So for the recovering to work, you still have to damage your body in the ...
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Zyzz body without steroids [closed]

Can a shredded body like Zyzz had be attained without the use of steroids? Actually can you get shredded at all without steroids?
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Why do artificial steroids build muscle while artificial leptin does nothing to prevent hunger? [closed]

I've recently been reading about leptin and leptin resistance and I have a question that has been nagging me. It seems like one of the first things that researchers tried after the discovery of ...
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How badly would lower-than-average testosterone affect strength-only gains?

For males and females. For this example, I am male, so let's focus on males. First of all, assumptions: Muscle size is not important to me. I don't feel as though I have to build muscle to be ...
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What should I do to get a clear reading on testosterone?

I'm taking a testosterone test via blood on Monday for free and total testosterone. I'm wondering, is there anything I should do or not do prior to taking the test to get the best and clearest reading?...
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Are Steroids Supplements? [closed]

Are anabolic steroids considered supplements? Can you please provide where you found the definition of a supplement.
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How can women live without Testosterone [closed]

I read that men experience degraded fitness under testosterone deficiency. There are ways to support it in norm. But what about the woman. How can they stay so vivid at much lower testosterone levels? ...
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How dangerous are steroids (injections)?

What are the dangers of steroids (injection/shots) and how can I convince someone to stop using it? I'm having a hard time at the moment, I try to convince my best friend. Please help.
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What type of doctor does hormone replacement therapy? [closed]

I show all the signs of low testosterone even though I am just 23. What type of specialist do I need to see to get tested for low testosterone levels and get treated if needed?
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Why do nutritionists continue to advocate soy as a good source of protein? (especially for males)

In this post, Nutrition Diva's answer for question #10 "Any good suggestions for getting enough protein as a vegetarian?" includes soy. While the rest of her answers appear to be on track with the ...
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Testosterone and (Running) Competition

I have had low testosterone for a time. About 2 weeks ago, my doctor prescribed androgel for me because my levels had gotten low enough that this seemed like a necessary step. Assuming I stay free ...
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Is there any data that prove that D-Aspartic Acid increase testosterone level?

Recently a friend told me about D-Aspartic Acid. Since I was disillusioned about ZMA, I would like to get some knowledge, before I try it out. Are there any scientific studies, that prove it really ...