Tag: dr. thomas o’connor

Testosterone with hCG – Does it Work?

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Does hCG with Testosterone improve the effects of TRT? In this video I take a look at this question from 4 perspectives: preventing testicular atrophy, maintaining fertility, sexual effects, and general wellbeing. I also cover the side effects. Overall there is very little long-term data on continuous hCG use along with TRT, but there is some data and some anecdotal evidence. It’s certainly something to consider with your doctor before starting TRT, but so are ….  Read More

John Meadows RIP: Complex Case – Doctor’s Analysis

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I was shocked and saddened to hear of the tragic passing of John Meadows aka “Mountain Dog.” First and foremost, I’d like to offer my condolences to his family. Many of you may be wondering what happened and considering your own health challenges, so I wanted to make a video discussing both. This is a very complex case, and not acutely caused by steroids or testosterone. I cover what John has said about his health ….  Read More

The Anabolic Doc Answers: Is It Easy For Athletes To Cheat Drug Tests?

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Dr. Thomas O’Connor, aka the Anabolic Doc, talks the realities of drug testing in bodybuilding and other pro sports. The use of steroids and other PEDs in pro sports has been a major topic of debate for decades. This has been especially true for pro bodybuilding. While major leagues such as the IFBB do not condone steroid use, they also don’t commit to any testing. Even so, other pro sports that do drug test seem ….  Read More