Magnesium – a top dog mineral

Magnesium is a macromineral, which we require quite a large amount of daily. Everyone seems to know the importance of this mineral, yet so many people are deficient. Mg is … Continue reading Magnesium – a top dog mineral

Vitamin B6 for muscle growth and exercise performance

Vitamin B6 is found in plant and animal sources. Plants contain mostly pyridoxine and animals contain mostly pyridoxal. These two forms need to be converted to its active form, pyridoxal … Continue reading Vitamin B6 for muscle growth and exercise performance

Top 7 vitamin B6 benefits. #7 is increased dopamine synthesis

Vitamin B6 is found in plant and animal sources. Plants contain mostly pyridoxine and animals contain mostly pyridoxal. These two forms need to be converted to its active form, pyridoxal … Continue reading Top 7 vitamin B6 benefits. #7 is increased dopamine synthesis

Zinc for building muscle

Zinc, a very important water-soluble trace mineral, is involved in over 300 enzymatic reactions and even more proteins. Zinc regulates neurotransmitters, behavior, learning & memory, neural development, fuel metabolism, RNA/DNA … Continue reading Zinc for building muscle

Zinc: anti-estrogen, -prolactin, steroidogenesis, pro-dopamine

Zinc, a very important water-soluble trace mineral, is involved in over 300 enzymatic reactions and even more proteins. Zinc regulates neurotransmitters, behavior, learning & memory, neural development, fuel metabolism, RNA/DNA … Continue reading Zinc: anti-estrogen, -prolactin, steroidogenesis, pro-dopamine

Thyroid and testosterone production

How does your thyroid status affect your androgen levels? The thyroid produces two hormones, namely T4 and T3.┬áT4 is converted to T3 via the deiodinases enzyme and T4 levels are … Continue reading Thyroid and testosterone production

Inhibit Aromatase: 31 Potent Supplements

Estrogen, the female hormone, or the modern man hormone? Men always had estrogen more on the low side of the normal ranges, but nowadays, estrogen is rapidly on the rise … Continue reading Inhibit Aromatase: 31 Potent Supplements

Vitamin D, the steroid vitamin

Vitamin D is actually a hormone (steroid) and not a vitamin, as our bodies can synthesize vitamin D from UVB rays from the sun and convert it into its active … Continue reading Vitamin D, the steroid vitamin

Vitamin D for building muscle, enhancing exercise performance and losing fat

Vitamin D is actually a hormone (steroid) and not a vitamin, as our bodies can synthesize vitamin D from UVB rays from the sun and convert it into its active … Continue reading Vitamin D for building muscle, enhancing exercise performance and losing fat