Opiates effects on your body can be both positive and negative. Opiates include drugs of abuse such as heroin but also prescription pain medications such as oxycodone.
While reducing pain these drugs can also be addictive and have a significant effect on your quality of life – opiates can lower your testosterone levels.
If you’re addicted to heroin, methadone, or prescription opiates having low testosterone levels may even make it more difficult to stop using these drugs. Some research has shown that recovering from opiate addiction is more difficult if you have low testosterone. Continue reading →
Many men have trouble finding time to exercise but high intensity interval training has been shown to be a very effective cardiovascular fitness workout.
Some studies have shown that you can get major improvements in your cardiovascular health doing high intensity short duration cardio training instead of the standard “run on a treadmill for an hour etc” that takes a lot longer and puts more stress on your joints and body.
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Twelve weeks of brief intense interval exercise improved indices of cardiometabolic health to the same extent as traditional endurance training in sedentary men, despite a five-fold lower exercise volume and time commitment.
So while you’ve been spending hours on the treadmill every week jogging you could have been doing a few sprints a day in less than 12 minutes and getting the same results. Continue reading →
Many men are looking for the best testosterone boosters and end up spending a lot of money with little results.
The best testosterone boosters will increase your natural testosterone levels.
While some testosterone boosters do nothing to increase your testosterone levels, some testosterone boosters pose serious health risks. Some testosterone boosters marketed as containing steroids or steroid-like substances can cause serious harm to your health, including liver failure. Remember, anything you eat pretty much goes straight to your liver. Continue reading →
Obesity has become an epidemic and in this article we’ll discuss the popular Keto Diet Plan and weight loss for men.
Men and women have different hormones with men having much more testosterone and a little estrogen. Recent research has shown obesity linked to low testosterone in men and while testosterone therapy can help with weight loss we’ve noticed that diet is often a barrier to optimal results.