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Body Mortar is a great priced high quality Branch Chain Amino acid supplement

Branch Chain Amino Acids: The Truth

By Todd Lee M.D. Branch Chain Amino Acids (BCAAs) are all the rage. Xtend was a popular workout supplement that caught on because it added a new “time slot” to take supplements in: mid workout. The concept was fueled by the research on the amino acid leucine that Dr. (then…
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Arms are almost proportionate with my calves, waist, and neck.

Dr. Todd Lee’s Blog 10/30/14

Weight 165.4 3 weeks out from NPC National Championship weigh in I realize I haven’t been blogging for a while but I after the Olympia I got pretty sick and as soon as I got better I got a stomach bug so none of my weights or pics were that…
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Color coded for your convenience, I like to use all three. Best of all worlds.

Non-Nutritive Sweeteners: The Good, The Bad, And The Delicious

By Todd Lee M.D. Year after year I have had to hear the whining of uneducated self proclaimed nutritional “experts” with the highest level of education is 9th grade chemistry they finally passed in 12th grade. Of course these and their less intelligent friends make up the bulk of people…
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Cystine

L-Cystine: Appetite Suppression, Hair Health, and Muscle Growth

    By Todd Lee M.D. L-Cystine L-Cystine is an amino acid which is very important. It is one of 2 amino acids with a sulfur atom and this makes it special. I can bind things differently than other amino acids. Many biochemical reactions require a metal atom as a…
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Gynecomastia

By Todd Lee M.D. This is an informal discussion about the phenomenon know as bitch tits, moobies, or gyno. Gynecomastia is a medical condition where a man grows boobs. Many bodybuilders think its a side effect of steroid use but that is an inaccurate oversimplification. Gynecomastia Breast tissue responds to…
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Insulin Sensitivity – Part 2

By Todd Lee M.D.  Continued from part 1   Insulin Replacers The holy grail would be something that caused the Glut4 transporters on the muscles to upregulate, thus increasing the muscle’s insulin sensitivity. This means you could consume lower GI carbs and get the same or better muscle gains with…
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insulinresistance

Insulin Sensitivity – Part 1

By Todd Lee M.D.   Gratuitous Rant Insulin is a confusing hormone. It is the culprit behind diabetes I and II and the entire country knows nothing acurate about it. This article is not about diabetes or its treatment, its about things which work like insulin to help build muscle…
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More dramatic than a teenage girl losing her cell phone, Missing your Anabolic window has been equated to throwing your whole workout away. But is it true?

Anabolic Window: Fact or Fiction – Part 2

  By Todd Lee M.D. Continued from part 1   Muscle Breakdown and Formation If the rate of muscle destruction is greater than that of muscle growth you lose muscle. One reason why people pound a protein, or a protein + carb, shake post workout is to stop muscle death…
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Anabolic Window: Fact or Fiction – Part 1

By Todd Lee M.D. Bro Lore There is bro lore aplenty about how to be a bodybuilder. Most of it is holdovers from the 1970’s and before, but a lot of the modern bro lore sounds like science and is a pseudo scientific way to market young people. The concept…
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Imagine this 11 came up to you and offered sex. To good to be true right? well so is Hexadrone

Hexadrone: Too Good To Be True?

By Todd Lee M.D. Normally I bash a lot of the illegal steroids marketed as prohormones. Superdrol, Beastdrol, Im Gonnagetusuckadrol, Godzilladrol, Trenzilla, MarkoftheBeastdrol, etc. But this one…this one I want to try. Hexadrone Hexadrone (6-chloro-andro-4-ene-17 beta-ol-3-one) is not a curse, but a 6 carbon halogenated anabolic steroid marketed as a…
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Mind and Muscle Wyked cuts

Wyked Cuts Stack

You want to be sliced and diced? Shredded to the bone? Dry as a skeletal warrior? As merciless as a brain starved Zombie? As enraged when you hit the weights as a psychotic ax murderer? Well I made this stack for you!  Severe cutting to get you ready for your…
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Mind and Muscle Monster mass stack

Monster Mass Stack

When the sun sets, when the moon is full, when mist creeps across the graveyard like a curtain of death following the curtain of night, the ghouls rise and feed on the weak. Only the strong survive! Are you Zombie food? Or are you the next Daryl? The Monster Mass…
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Mind and Muscle Lipotherm Y

Mind and Muscle LipoTherm-Y

Melt your fat away, literally!

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Mind and Muscle Competition Cutting Stack

Mind and Muscle Competition Cutting Stack

We’ve combined these products to maximize your fat loss goals. With this cycle your Growth Hormone, Thyroid hormone, natural Testosterone, 1-Testosterone, DHT, Cortisol, and Estradiol levels will all be modulated to create the ultimate fat burning environment.

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Mind and Muscle Lean Mass Stack

Mind and Muscle Competition Lean Mass Cycle

This Stack inlucdes: (2) LG Sciences 1-Andro, (2) LG Sciences 6-Mass, (2) Lg Sciences Natadrol, (2) Liquid Labs TRN, (3) Mind and Muscle Rise and Swell, (3) Mind and Muscle Wyked 2.1, (1) Mind and Muscle T2, (2) Lg Sciences Form-XT and (1) LG Sciences GHenerate!   As a medical doctor, a…
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Lg Sciences Epic Blue Raspberry

LG Sciences EPIC Pre-Workout Powder

Following the success of our liquid EPIC, LG Sciences presents to you the EPIC preworkout concentrate. This unique formula will give you amazing focus and endurance in the gym. Test users are quoted as saying “the best preworkout I’ve ever used” and “incredible focus”.

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Mind and Muscle Extreme Stack

Mind and Muscle Extreme Stack

This stack includes (1) Rise and Swell, (1) Wyked 2.1, (1) T2, and (1) Free T-Shirt!** We’re bundling these 3 great Mind and Muscle products together because regardless of if your bulking, cutting or even just want to turn fat into muscle these two products are fantastic, but work together even better. Start with .5…
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Rise and Swell

Rise and Swell by Mind and Muscle

Rise and Swell is the third piece of my body transformation system.  It is designed to be used with Wyked 2.1 and T2 for the ultimate results. Rise and swell is a combination of everything you want to be taking first thing on an empty stomach when you wake up.…
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LG Sciences IGF-1

Lg Sciences IGF-1

IGF-1, or insulin-like growth factor, is a hormone that the liver produces from the HGH hormone. Human Growth Hormones (HGH) are primarily produced by the pituitary gland and serve a wide variety of health-enhancing beneficial factors and contributing elements to whole body wellness.

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The Olympia Bulk

The Olympians that will be competing in a few short days go through a variety of “gear” to get ready for contest preparation. Now it’s probably no secret that they use “juice” and that of course is illegal to sell here in the US. While we can’t provide juice for you, we can supply legal prohormones to simulate the effects.

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Body Mortar is a great priced high quality Branch Chain Amino acid supplement

Branch Chain Amino Acids: The Truth

By Todd Lee M.D. Branch Chain Amino Acids (BCAAs) are all the rage. Xtend was a popular workout supplement that caught on because it added a new “time slot” to take supplements in: mid workout. The concept was fueled by the research on the amino acid leucine that Dr. (then…
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6-MASS is an unsteroid, It does not function like any other cholesterol bassed mass builder.  purely anabolic

6-MASS

By Todd Lee M.D.   6-MASS is a product that has seen a long life and many travels like Fivel from “An American Tail”.   6-MASS was born one M1P to Taurus nutrition in 2012.  At that time I had tried it out and my girlfriend and I did get…
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Liquid Labs is a line of complete cycles in one liquid bottle! The simplest way to get the results you want is with Liquid Labs!

Liquid Labs Product Line Review

By Todd Lee M.D. Liquid Labs is the phoenix that rose from the ashes of the once legendary Taurus nutrition.  However for some reason even though it was common knowledge around the boards that Liquid Labs had the licenses to the Taurus compounds people were wary.  Don’t be – Liquid…
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Ostarine: Side Effect Free Muscle Growth

By Todd Lee M.D. Ostarine AKA MK-2688 is a Selective Androgen Receptor Modulator or (SARM). This is a special type of molecule which binds to the skeletal muscle and bone androgen receptors and not to any other androgen receptors.     Side Effect Free Muscle Growth By only binding to…
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Halovar

By Todd Lee M.D. Halovar is nothing more than a halodrol clone.  It is a methylated steroid marketed as a prohormone. It is marketed as legal but it is not legal, It is illegal.  It is 4-chloro-17a-methyl-androst-1, 4-diene-3-17b-diol.  This is basically a Halogen version of a methylated boldenone.   The…
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Hypertrophy and Hyperplasia: The Process Of Muscle Growth

By Todd Lee M.D. When I was in medical school there was a textbook of physiology, Guyton & Hall,  that was considered the bible of human physiology.  In this book it states humans can only grow their existing muscle tissue 30% larger and cannot grow new muscle fibers or cells.…
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Methyl-1-test

Methyl-1-Test

By Todd Lee M.D. Methyl -1-test AKA  Methyl – 1-testosterone AKA M-1-T is nothing more than a 17 methylated -1- testosterone.  It is 17 methylated to survive the first pass liver metabolism and as such is consumed orally.  It functions like a super potent version of 1-Testosterone. It is not…
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Epiandrosterone – Legal And Safe Alternative To DMZ

By Todd Lee M.D. Epiandrosterone (EpiAndro) is a prohormone that is safe and legal.  EpiAndro converts to the natural male hormone DiHydroTestosterone or DHT.     DHT Has Many Useful Benefits To Losing Weight  DHT increases strength and aggression, so you have the the ability to lift hard and heavy…
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What a stupid name for a drug

DMZ: The Steroid Equivalent Of Adding Sugar to Sugar Free Jell-O

By Todd Lee M.D. DMZ is an acronym for DiMethaZine.  It is basically a methylated version of Masteron.     What Is Masteron? Masteron is a anabolic steroid used for cutting.  It is weak at building muscle as it is a 2’ modified DiHydroTestosterone molecule.  Its main purpose is it…
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Best Mass Building Prohormones 2014

By Todd Lee M.D. So you want to get massive. You want to be a mountain of flesh, a titan among men.  You want frightened peasants to storm your spartan cell with torches and pitchforks.  You want children to worship you like a dinosaur, and swing from your tree trunk…
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Imagine this 11 came up to you and offered sex. To good to be true right? well so is Hexadrone

Hexadrone: Too Good To Be True?

By Todd Lee M.D. Normally I bash a lot of the illegal steroids marketed as prohormones. Superdrol, Beastdrol, Im Gonnagetusuckadrol, Godzilladrol, Trenzilla, MarkoftheBeastdrol, etc. But this one…this one I want to try. Hexadrone Hexadrone (6-chloro-andro-4-ene-17 beta-ol-3-one) is not a curse, but a 6 carbon halogenated anabolic steroid marketed as a…
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Pt-141 aka Bremelanotide is a drug for enhancing a woman's ability to have orgasms. But Uncle Sam doesn't want it to be legal

Bremelanotide: PT-141 – Female Sexual Enhancement

By Todd Lee M.D.   PT-141 AKA Bremelanotide A drug developed as an intranasal spray for female sexual dysfunction, it has been re-designated for helping people survive hemorrhagic shock thanks to the meddling of the FDA. Why you ask? Because the human test subjects blood pressure increased while using it,…
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SNAP-8, Anti-aging, Anti-wrinkle alternative to botox

SNAP-8 – 34% Reduction in Facial Wrinkles

By Todd Lee M.D. Very few people want wrinkles. I dont think I know anyone myself. Do you? Would you like to know how you can decrease your wrinkles 34%?   Wrinkles Facial wrinkles occur from the continuous traction on the skin from facial muscles. The skin of the face…
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Thymosin Beta 4 and TB 500

By Todd Lee MD Thymosin Beta 4 is a research peptide which is based on a product of the thymus gland. This peptide is so small it can diffuse into places most peptides cannot. It facilitates angiogenesis and thus wound healing. Thymosin Beta 4 also down regulates inflammatory cytokines and…
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Like the action splatter? BPC-157 is the future of healing injuries. Better than GH or Anavar for healing tendons and ulcers.

BPC-157 – Healing Miracle?

By Todd Lee M.D.   Which Star Wars Movie was BPC-157 In Again? A medication was developed which is derived from human gastric juices. This amazing protein, BPC-157, is perhaps one of the greatest advancements in modern medicine I have seen in my life.  It was developed to help with…
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Growth Hormone Secretagogues are peptide hormones

Growth Hormone Secretagogues – an Incomplete guide

By Todd Lee M.D.   What is Growth Hormone Growth Hormone (GH) is an important hormone that is used for fat loss, increase healing, and to slow the aging process. But this article isnt about the use of hGH. This article is about how to cause natural GH to be…
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ALT -711 AKA Alagebrium  was touted as an anti aging drug, but now is tested for erectile dysfunction.

ALT – 711

By Todd Lee M.D.   ALT-711 Alagebrium (ALT-711) is an AGE-breaker, a compound that dissolves some forms of advanced glycation end-products (AGEs), compounds implicated in the damage of aging. Extensive research was done on this compound as a possible fountain of youth, a fabled way to live forever disease free.…
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Detailed gene expression of MGF from IGF-1 Exons

MGF: Mechano Growth Factor

by Todd Lee M.D.   MGF Mechano Growth Factor is awesome.  It is made WHILE you’re lifting. Thats right, in the middle of the set your muscle cells are making MGF from your RNA.  For years we’ve been told “you don’t grow in the gym” but it turns out your…
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T2 is the best thyroid supplement. A fat burner which spares muscle and makes it stronger.

T2: The Best Thyroid Supplement

By Todd Lee M.D. I am afraid to write this because I know I’m going to get a barrage of women asking me if they are taking the right thyroid medication for them.   This is not an article about people who take thyroid medication prescribed to them by a…
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Get swoll with ACE-031, not quite a myostatin blocker, but its still sweet.

ACVR2B (ACE-031) : Not a Myostatin Blocker After All

By Todd Lee M.D. ACVR2B (ACE-031)….Weird name huh? What’s weirder is how its made.   What is It? ACVR2B (ACE-031) has to be the coolest and strangest thing out there.  It is a monoclonal antibody genetically engineered to bind to myostatin before myostatin can bind to its receptor and stop…
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Color coded for your convenience, I like to use all three. Best of all worlds.

Non-Nutritive Sweeteners: The Good, The Bad, And The Delicious

By Todd Lee M.D. Year after year I have had to hear the whining of uneducated self proclaimed nutritional “experts” with the highest level of education is 9th grade chemistry they finally passed in 12th grade. Of course these and their less intelligent friends make up the bulk of people…
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Insulin Sensitivity – Part 2

By Todd Lee M.D.  Continued from part 1   Insulin Replacers The holy grail would be something that caused the Glut4 transporters on the muscles to upregulate, thus increasing the muscle’s insulin sensitivity. This means you could consume lower GI carbs and get the same or better muscle gains with…
Read More »

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insulinresistance

Insulin Sensitivity – Part 1

By Todd Lee M.D.   Gratuitous Rant Insulin is a confusing hormone. It is the culprit behind diabetes I and II and the entire country knows nothing acurate about it. This article is not about diabetes or its treatment, its about things which work like insulin to help build muscle…
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More dramatic than a teenage girl losing her cell phone, Missing your Anabolic window has been equated to throwing your whole workout away. But is it true?

Anabolic Window: Fact or Fiction – Part 2

  By Todd Lee M.D. Continued from part 1   Muscle Breakdown and Formation If the rate of muscle destruction is greater than that of muscle growth you lose muscle. One reason why people pound a protein, or a protein + carb, shake post workout is to stop muscle death…
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91500200260f2991fac1c12942fb2cd1

Anabolic Window: Fact or Fiction – Part 1

By Todd Lee M.D. Bro Lore There is bro lore aplenty about how to be a bodybuilder. Most of it is holdovers from the 1970’s and before, but a lot of the modern bro lore sounds like science and is a pseudo scientific way to market young people. The concept…
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Carb Back Loading or CBL is the best way to have your carbs and lose fat 2!

Carb Back Loading Diet

By Todd Lee M.D.   CBL   Carb Back Loading (or CBL) is the brainchild of John Kiefer.  He is a writer for Flex Magazine and has been working on this approach for the past 20 years.  My example diet approach in 30 Day Transformation is based on a combination…
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Body Fat: Types, Location, and Method of Incineration

By Todd Lee M.D. What? No moderately abusive rant? No. If you’re reading this you know what you got to destroy, and I’m going to teach you how to do it.  Know thine enemy. If it bleeds, I can kill it. Time to begin your slash and burn campaign with…
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The Blood Type Diet is a Fad diet by a man who claims to be a doctor, Peter D'Adamo

Blood Type Diet: Brilliance or Garbage? Part 2

By Todd Lee M.D. Continued From Part 1 Here is a more detailed description, Think of Blood Type as a geographic ancestry.  Since reading about this diet I felt it was a gimmick and I did see credibility in the ancestral coorelation to blood type and diet, but not a…
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The Blood Type Diet is a Fad diet by a man who claims to be a doctor, Peter D'Adamo

Blood Type Diet: Brilliance or Garbage? -Part 1

By Todd Lee M.D.   Fad Diets The biggest problem I have with fad diets is people think they should do one fad diet or the other.  That you either eat a South Beach Diet, or a Blood Type Diet, or a Paleo Diet, etc.  The other problem I have…
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Celtic Sea Salt

By Todd Lee M.D. One of the things people give me the hardest time about is they don’t use the Celtic Sea Salt I prescribe.  They think that salt is bad.  It is difficult to change their minds because faulty science and misunderstanding of the word salt has plagued humanity…
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Mirror Mirror on the wall, who has the most shredded glutes of them all?

Posing and Presentation Part 3

By Todd Lee M.D.  Continued from part 2!   What You’re Judged On Aside from grace and presentation and the appropriate gender specific body language the Judges are looking for some distinct things for each class. I will go over some of what I look for but this is cursory…
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Ballers always smile. Mark Alvisi, Tamer Al Gundi and their coach, the mastermind Haney Rambod. Some of the best physiques in years one after another and flawless presentation is a must

Posing and Presentation Part 2

By Todd Lee M.D.  Continued From Part 1   A Word on Timing The audience is there to see you, you’re not there to perform for them. So take your time. Your in control so act like it, they have to hang on your every action, so the slower you…
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From Left to right: Bodybuilding, Men's Physique, Bikini, Figure, Womens Bodybuilding, Women's Physique

Posing and Presentation Part 1

  By Todd Lee M.D. Presenting yourself in the best possible way is important to all people, not just bodybuilders and the like when they step on stage. Posture, hair, makeup, facial expression, speed of foot steps and deliberate movements with gender specific body language is critical to epitomizing your…
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Dr. Todd Lee’s Blog 6/12/14

Weight 184   Arms with CJ Jackson. Was relatively strong in the workout.  Was in traffic 2 hours to get there after 696 and 94 were closed.  But my dumb ass doesn’t check traffic or road work before leaving. Biceps were relatively strong.  My Brachio radialis hurt the first few…
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Dr. Todd Lee’s Blog 6/4/14

todays weight 182.8 I had the Flu or sinus infection or some other type of plague and it messed up my routine pretty bad. I Judged the  NPC (Bodybuilding and Bikini) Michigan State Championship this past saturday: This was the BEST michigan Since I won my class in 2011!  It…
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Bicep Training: Turning Your Valley Into A Peak – Part 1

By Todd Lee M.D.  If you read my article on tricep training then you know how bad my arms are. I won’t reiterate the self flagellation to save us both the embarrassment.  I will describe how I have improved my biceps and what I think every hardgainer might want to…
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Bicep Training: Turning Your Valley Into A Peak – Part 2

By Todd Lee M.D. Continued from part 1 Loading Patterns And Range Of Motion In the tricep article I discussed the 3 different positions to work the muscle in its 2 weak positions and its 1 strong position. Stretch, Contracted, and Strength respectively.   The Bicep is in its fully…
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The Olympians Before and After Pics – Part 3

By Todd Lee M.D. Continued from part 2 As I type this an angry mob is besieging my office. I dare throw doubt and scorn upon the luminaries of our grand hall of heroes, but alas i do it for the mobs benefit. I don’t wish to tear down with…
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The Olympians Before and After Pics – Part 4

By Todd Lee M.D. Continued from part 3 Here we have Kevin Levrone. Like Flex Wheeler he was in the shadow of the Shadow.  Never won the Olympia because he couldn’t beat Dorian.  personaly i think this “Before and after steroids” picture is unfair.  He was a teenager on the…
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The Olympians Before and After Pics – Part 2

By Todd Lee M.D. Continued from part 1 In part one I gave Tom Platz as an example of how to make all the progress and self empowerment bodybuilding can offer and dodge any and all clasic disfigurements in the process. In contrast to Tom Platz I would like to…
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