Science of Ergogenic Substances Over Sports Performance

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Science of Ergogenic Substances Over Sports Performance

Chin-Shin Oolong Tea contains growth hormone booster

According to biotechnologists at National Chung Hsing University in Taiwan, Ching-Shin Oolong tea contains phenols that boost the secretion of growth hormone. In-vitro and animal studies have shown that these compounds activate the receptor for the hunger hormone ghrelin. Chin-Shin Oolong Tea Chin-Shin Oolong Tea [...]

By | January 17th, 2018|

Why it’s worth combining IGF-1 and GH

It would of course be expensive, but in theory there's a lot to be said for combining growth hormone and IGF-1, writes the Dutch endocrinologist Joop Janssen in an article in Reviews in Endocrine Metabolic Disorders. The article is worth looking at if you're a [...]

By | January 10th, 2018|

Lactic acid for more testosterone

If you end a strength training session with a high reps set so that your muscles produce extra lactic acid [structural formula shown below], it's likely to increase your natural testosterone production. We, the ever-alert compilers of this web magazine, deduce this from a Taiwanese [...]

By | January 3rd, 2018|

Maintaining persistence and adherence with subcutaneous growth-hormone therapy in children: comparing jet-delivery and needle-based devices

Purpose: Persistence and adherence with subcutaneous growth hormone (GH; somatropin) therapy in children is widely acknowledged to be suboptimal. This study aimed to investigate how the use of a jet-delivery device, ZomaJet®, impacts on medication-taking behaviors compared to needle-based devices. Materials and methods: A retrospective cohort study [...]

By | December 27th, 2017|

Effect of triptorelin on lower urinary tract symptoms in Australian prostate cancer patients

Henry H Woo,1 Declan G Murphy,2,3 Gerard M Testa,4 Jeremy P Grummet,5 Michael Chong,6 Andrew P Stork7 1Sydney Adventist Hospital Clinical School, University of Sydney, Wahroonga, NSW, 2Division of Cancer Surgery, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Melbourne, VIC, 3Australian Prostate Cancer Research Centre, Epworth Healthcare, Richmond, VIC, 4Shire Urology, Miranda, NSW, 5Australian Urology Associates, Malvern, [...]

By | December 18th, 2017|

Efficacy of ipamorelin, a ghrelin mimetic, on gastric dysmotility in a rodent model of postoperative ileus

Background: Delayed gastric emptying is a common disorder with few effective therapeutic options. The goal of this study was to investigate whether ipamorelin, a synthetic peptidomimetic that acts on the ghrelin receptor, accelerates gastric emptying in a rodent model of gastroparesis induced by abdominal surgery and [...]

By | December 11th, 2017|

Therapy of an incomplete spinal cord injury by intrathecal injection of EPO and subcutaneous injection of EPO, vitamin C and G-CSF

Augustinus Bader,1 Martin Reinhardt,1 Achim Beuthe,2 Klaus Röhl,2 Shibashish Giri1,3 1Department of Cell Techniques and Applied Stem Cell Biology, Centre for Biotechnology and Biomedicine, Medical faculty of University of Leipzig, Leipzig, 2Department of Orthopedic Surgery, BG clinics Bergmannstrost Halle, 3Department of Plastic and Hand Surgery, University Hospital Rechts der Isar, Munich [...]

By | December 4th, 2017|

Glucosamine for football players

Football players who take glucosamine are protecting their joints. Japanese researchers gave supplements containing glucosamine to 21 students who did two hours of soccer training five days a week, and found that this protected the students' cartilage.   Glucosamine Glucosamine is an amino sugar. The body [...]

By | November 25th, 2017|