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Vitamin C and Testosterone: The Protective Antioxidant

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By Ali Kuoppala | Last reviewed Tue 25 September 2018 Medical Review by Dr. Vlad Belghiru, MD Vitamin C (ascorbic acid) is likely the most researched, well known, and most-used nutritional supplement in the whole World. Not only that, but it’s also safe, cheap, and available pretty much all around the globe. But what about the…

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Cistanche and Testosterone: Genghis Khan’s Favorite Herb

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Medical Review by Gerardo Sison, PharmD Cistanche is a parasitic desert plant commonly used in Chinese herbal medicine to support male health. It’s also one of the herbs I’m most often asked to write about, as there are many claims online of it possibly boosting testosterone and DHT levels naturally, as well as improving circulation…

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8 Ways to Lower Estrogen Levels Naturally & Effectively

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Medical Review by Dr. Stefano Pizzo, MD Estrogen or as it’s sometimes called; oestrogen is commonly referred to as the “female hormone”. The three main active estrogens in the body are; estrone (E1), estradiol (E2), and estriol (E3). Despite being the female hormone – men also have it – sometimes in very high amounts. Women biosynthesize…

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Cordyceps and Testosterone: The Killer Fungi

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By Ali Kuoppala | Last reviewed Mon 24 September 2018 Medical Review by Gerardo Sison, PharmD Cordyceps has gained quite some popularity in the past few years, largely thanks to few fellow Finnish guys (Four Sigmatic) who are being very innovative with instantized medicinal mushroom drinks. There are some cool benefits – mostly around immune…

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Moringa and Testosterone: Superfood or is it?

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Medical Review by Gerardo Sison, PharmD Moringa Oleifera (also called miracle tree, the tree of life, and drumstick tree) grows in Asia and some African countries. It’s highly nutritious and resistant to environmental factors, which has made it an important food crop in its areas of cultivation. Due to Moringas high amount of antioxidants and…

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