Many people are afraid of steroids, sports nutrition, as well as other substances that are associated with bodybuilding and powerlifting. This is most likely caused by a large number of myths and rumors that were actively circulated about twenty years ago. Now you will learn all the basic myths about steroids, which in no case can not be believed. Many athletes are surprised, as in the era of the Internet and digital technologies, someone still believes in the oldest gossip and rumors heard elsewhere, while they have no evidence, either practical or scientific.
1. Infertility and impotence.
The first thing that comes to mind when an ignorant person is told about steroids is that all the pitching impotent people who ruined their masculine power with a variety of drugs. During the cycle of taking steroids , a man becomes so energetic that his body begins to require several sexual acts per day. But after the end of the cycle, naturally this effect disappears, but nevertheless the libido returns to its normal form, as before taking steroids. It is worth noting that, nevertheless, there were cases when the athletes used the drugs incorrectly and became impotent, some at the same time “returned to duty” after several months of treatment. But you have to be careful! It is necessary to pass tests for hormones before and after administration, take a cycle of PCT (restoration of hormones). Basically, problems were received by people who did not understand this at all and took large doses of steroids and not correctly, but did not even hear about recovery (PCT).
2. Without steroids, the same results can be achieved.
These are also common myths about steroids, as various substances give your body an incredible amount of substances needed for muscle building. To achieve the same results on a normal diet you need to be a real monster with a broken genetics. Such cases have been in history, but there are less than three of them, so we can say with confidence that without the use of drugs, there will be no stunning result.
3. The fight against steroids in professional sports makes athletes give up these substances.
This rule applies not only to representatives of bodybuilding, but also to all athletes in general. Since due to strict doping rules, laboratories simply invent substances that allow you to bypass all kinds of checks and to leave an athlete unnoticed in the use of steroids or other prohibited drugs.
4. After taking steroids, you will become like Arnold Schwarzenegger .
Another myth, in fact, the use of steroids will not make you a huge roll. In addition to steroids, you need to properly, hard to train, eat well. The effect will not be very large in one dose of steroids, besides, you need to be able to keep the gained effect! Most inexperienced athletes recruit after the cycle immediately and merge everything they have typed, they are blown off like balls. This is called the kickback phenomenon , and this is because after the end of the cycle the athlete’s testosterone content drops sharply, on the cycle the athlete takes it many times more than his body produces! And after the end of the course, the drug is discontinued, therefore, the production of own testosterone decreases and the body with a low level of testosterone cannot keep up with such a volume of mass and drains it. A PCT is done in order to keep the mass gained to the maximum, and so that losses are minimal, and also restore your body (liver, kidneys, heart, testicles, etc.
And so, now you have learned the most important myths about steroids, it is important not to trust the rumors and check everything said by someone personally. Use various sources for this, try to disseminate only truthful information, because only in this way will we be able to overcome all the established myths about steroids.