Testosterone is important for men to function well physically, mentally, and emotionally. When testosterone levels dip below normal, we start to see some dysfunction in each of these areas.
Understanding how your testosterone, gut health and essential fatty acids function is an important way of maintaining a healthy body. To some extent the way they impact your body is out of your control.
Not everyone has access to a gym. Not everyone wants to go to a gym. They are often overcrowded, loud and emanate an unseemly odor. Thankfully there are many other methods and places one can use to get fit and stay in shape.
Essential fats Omega 3 and Omega 6 play a key role in improving energy levels, stamina, performance, recovery, healing and fat loss. They are essential for everyone on the track and in the gym. Healthy fats are not only a health requirement for every man, but also for every woman and child, the young and elderly. Essential fats may improve brain function, skin condition, digestion, cardiovascular health, immune function, joint function and general health.
The recent news headlines suggesting that Omega 3 may cause prostate cancer came from a scientific study (Brasky 2013) that seemed to suggest that high levels of the fatty acids EPA and DHA lead to a 43% increased risk of prostate cancer and 71% increased risk of high-grade prostate cancer.