How does testosterone affect muscle mass?

Direct and Indirect Anabolic Effects Although testosterone has been isolated, synthesized, and actively experimented with for many decades now, there is still some debate today as to exactly how steroids affect muscle mass. At this point in time, the primary mode of anabolic action with all anabolic/androgenic steroids is understood to be direct activation of […]

Free vs. Bound Testosterone

A very small amount of testosterone actually exists in a free state, where interaction with cellular receptors is possible. The majority will be bound to the proteins SHBG (sex hormone binding globulin, also referred to as sex steroid binding globulin and testosteroneestradiol binding globulin) and albumin, which temporarily prevent the hormone from exerting activity. Steroid […]

Bodybuilding Myth

– by Darius Postovski

Myth: If You Want To Look Like A Bodybuilder, You Must Train Like Them For many years I’ve read the bodybuilder magazines religiously. I tried workout after workout, trying to achieve the body of a professional bodybuilder. Unfortunately, I did not realize that bodybuilding was a sport. And like all other sports, the athletes are […]