Ben Greenfield Fitness
32 Natural Ways To Increase Testosterone (+ Testosterone Cream Vs. Injections) - Fully Updated Re-Release
Jan 16, 2020 · 1 hr 2 min
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Last year I spoke at an event called "A4M" in Las Vegas. My entire presentation was focused on 32 different ways to increase testosterone naturally, with no injections or hormone replacement protocols required. I'm not against bioidentical hormone replacement therapy (BHRT), but I do think one should explore as many natural alternatives as possible first. Or, for even more bang for the buck, pair BHRT with the tactics you'll discover in this episode. " is dedicated to the advancement of tools, technology, and transformations in healthcare that can detect, treat, and prevent diseases associated with aging. They promote the research of practices and protocols that have the potential to optimize the human aging process. The organization is also dedicated to educating healthcare professionals and practitioners, scientists, and members of the public on biomedical sciences, breakthrough technologies, and medical protocols through our advanced education entity: Metabolic Medical Institute (MMI). Their event in Vegas each year is, in my opinion, well worth checking out. Recently, in two separate papers, testosterone therapy has gotten a bad rap and ), and been blamed as a culprit for coronary artery disease and stroke risk, but , this is simply not true. As a matter of fact, in Jay's , he clearly lays out the research behind optimized testosterone levels improving heart health, optimizing cognitive function, combatting Alzheimer's disease, staving off bone loss, and much much more. My friend Carl Lenore also recently addressed some of this unfair testosterone vilification in . Furthermore, as I explain in the introduction to this podcast, I recently began to use microdoses of testosterone cream (compounded by ) in the morning and evening to simulate the natural diurnal release of testosterone, and have noted a profound impact in my own energy levels and recovery (although this is not a strategy I endorse as a "bandaid" but instead the icing-on-the-cake for males in their late 30's and beyond once all other foundational practices I outline in this podcast are established). Incidentally, my wife is now using progesterone from Dr. Koniver for similar purposes. In this episode, I will review the key biomarkers for achieving peak male health, along with the most potent and effective practices for optimizing biological variables for men's fertility and longevity. I will also unveil a host of little-known biohacks proven to enhance or restore peak testosterone and libido, along with how to practically implement a blend of ancestral wisdom and modern science to amplify sexual performance. You'll discover a multimodal approach to optimizing male sexual performance, learn how to identify key biomarkers to assess male health and get the best ancient practices and modern scientific strategies that enhance or restore men's fertility and longevity. Oh, and by the way, women need testosterone too, and all these tactics will work for the ladies as well.  In this episode, you'll learn... -Research I've encountered since I last spoke on this topic on the podcast...2:00 Microdosing testosterone cream (transdermal application) Simulates diurnal increase of testosterone (vs. a sudden increase via an injection) Overseen by a knowledgeable doc Morning and evening small amount of cream (not gel) -Workout Strategies to Optimize Testosterone...12:43 Sprint Study:   Lift heavy stuff Article:  Study:  Workouts:  , , , Article:  Book:  Use long rest periods Study:  Do forced reps Study:  Article: Use your legs Study:  Article:  Article:  Avoid chronic cardio Study:  Podcast:  -Notoriously Missing Nutrients That Drastically Affect Testosterone Levels...21:46 Magnesium Podcast:  Vitamin D Book:  Zinc DHEA Article:  Creatine Boron Article:   -Herbal Add-Ons...32:39 -Biohacking Testosterone: Tools and Tricks That Actually Work...40:51 Electrical Muscle Stimulation Study:  Study:  Red Light or Low-Lever Laser Therapy Article:  Article: Study:  Cold Thermogenesis Study:  Study:  Study:  Pulsed Electromagnetic Fields Book:  Study: Study:  Study:  Study:  Study:  Gainswave Article:   Article:  Podcast:   Podcast:  Platelet Rich Plasma Injections (PRP) Study:  Study:  Stem Cells Article:  Article:  -Mistakes You're Probably Making That Impact Testosterone and Fertility...51:03 Underestimating the nasties of plastic Podcast:   Article:   Article:  Study:   Study:  Thinking “Avoid Chronic Cardio” Means “Don’t Move Too Much” Study:  Study:   Study:  Study:  Eating too often Study:   Study:  Thinking You’re Immune To EMF Book:   Ejaculating Too Much Article:  Article:  Ignoring The Power Of Sex Article:   Book:  Eating Gluten -Best Ways to Track and Test Male Hormones...1:00:01 -And much more! 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