Our favorite hormone has a long list of physiological peculiarities and a swashbuckling, character-filled history. Testicle transplants, anyone?
Nothing wrecks a natural lifter faster than training like an “enhanced” bodybuilder. Here are the scientific reasons why.
Becoming a pro bodybuilder often means turning into a jerk, losing the people you care about, going broke, and ruining your health. You in?
The needle is better than the knife. Here are the latest scientific advances in healing joint, tendon, and muscle injuries.
If men believed all the bad things written and said about testosterone, we'd all castrate ourselves. Luckily, most of what they say is BS.
Despite the draconian laws and the alleged health risks, steroid use continues to rise in America. But here's what you don't know.
The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) is flushed with victory after catching their first group of athletes for blood doping offenses 31 years after they invented the practice of testing.
In this issue: A fresh look at Proviron, anti-estrogens, Synthol, and avoiding the long arm of the law.
We field your questions about female testosterone usage, losing fat while getting strong, and making gains on a budget.
Athletes take steroids to get strong. Is it because today's strength coaches have neglected to get them strong with proper training?
Ten things you don’t know about our favorite hormone.
Plenty of athletes cheat, but surely not CrossFit Games competitors. After all, it's drug tested so they can't take PEDs, right? (Wrong.)
Some TRT clinics use a cookie-cutter approach. You might as well drive up, push your ass through the window, and get a shot. Here's how to find a good one.
It takes extreme muscularity to make it to the top. And many bodybuilders take extreme measures to win... and even to get third place. Is it worth it?
T Nation addresses off-season drug cycles and a one-shot-a-month cruise.
T Nation talks to three law enforcement officers who use steroids in this classic article.
A noted performance enhancing drug expert examines CrossFit and answers the controversial question: are top CrossFitters using PEDs?
Does your favorite NSAIDs impair muscle development? And do the benefits outweigh the risks? Here’s the science.
We interview several doctors who use steroids recreationally. Surprised? You really shouldn’t be. Check out the eye-opening interview.
A top bodybuilding prep-coach answers your questions on the dark side of bodybuilding.
The Drug Dragon talks about the scariest things he's ever seen in contest prep, in addition to the "carb wars", Low-dose Test, and lots of other eye-popping stuff.
A professional prep coach returns to answer your questions about MMA and drugs, Trenbolone home brews, estrogen blockers, and more.
Many pro bodybuilders look pregnant. It's like they've got a six pack stretched over a keg. How does this happen? That question, answered.
Before you consider getting TRT, understand the underlying causes of the problem. Otherwise, T replacement may backfire.
On some levels, it somehow seems a shame to reignite the flame of scandal so soon after the Olympic flame has been extinguished.