How To Exercise To Optimize Your Testosterone (BLA S4E9)

How To Exercise To Optimize Your Testosterone (BLA S4E9)

If you search the word testosterone into Youtube you will get thousands of videos telling you how you can increase your testosterone with various exercises. There are a lot of people making some pretty insane claims, but which of these claims actually have any evidence? Today I'm going to walk you through the evidence on which type of exercise actually helps increase testosterone.


01:22 - Resistance Training and Testosterone

05:20 - Increased testosterone doesn’t always mean increased hypertrophy

06:12 - Who benefits most from exercise?

07:07 - Mechanism of testosterone and hypertrophy

08:02 - Endurance Exercise

09:26 - Overtraining

10:52 - How long do these testosterone changes last?

14:37 - How does obesity and age affect response to exercise?

15:25 - Does exercise increase long term testosterone?

17:54 - My takeaways

19:46 - Outro

*Disclaimer* This podcast is for entertainment, education, and informational purposes only. The topics  discussed should not solely be used to diagnose, treat , or prevent any condition.  The information presented here was created with an evidence based approach, but you please keep in mind that science is always changing and at the time of listening to this there may some new data that makes this information incomplete or inaccurate. Always seek the advice of your personal physician or qualified health care provider for questions regarding any medical condition.


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