Tag: longevity

Jerry Brainum Interview – The Live Long Podcast

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This week, on Live Long with Leo, I am joined by Jerry Brainum. Jerry is the most established writer in bodybuilding and fitness, being former Editer-in-Chief of the Weider publications. He operates his own YouTube channel and a monthly newsletter at www.appliedmetabolics.com. During the conversation, we discuss bodybuilding history, supplements, nutrition, and various aspects of living longer. FOR GENETIC ANALYSIS & COACHING: Website ▶ https://www.leoandlongevity.com TO FOLLOW ME ON SOCIAL MEDIA: Instagram ▶ https://www.instagram.com/leoandlongevity Twitter ….  Read More

Jerry Brainum on the Growth vs. Longevity Trade-off

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In this clip from the longer interview of legendary bodybuilding writer Jerry Brainum, Jerry discusses his view of how bodybuilding is somewhat inherently opposed to longevity. Specifically, Jerry discusses an article that he was prevented from publishing nearly two decades ago, referencing the mTOR and AMPK pathways that we frequently discuss on our channel. Before the full podcast interview is released every Tuesday, I will post some clips that may interest listeners who don’t have ….  Read More

Jerry Brainum on the Demise of Mike and Ray Mentzer

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In this clip from the longer interview of legendary bodybuilding writer Jerry Brainum, Jerry reveals his impression of how the brothers Mike and Ray Mentzer died. Before the full podcast interview is released every Tuesday, I will post some clips that may interest listeners who don’t have the time to listen to the whole podcast. You can read Jerry Brainum’s monthly newsletter at www.appliedmetabolics.com. FOR GENETIC ANALYSIS & COACHING: Website ▶ https://www.leoandlongevity.com TO FOLLOW ME ….  Read More

The IGF-1 Trade-Off: Performance vs. Longevity

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There is a tradeoff when it comes to growth hormone and IGF-1. Growth hormone and IGF-1 enhance muscle and cognitive performance but this comes at a cost: longevity. Reduced growth hormone and IGF-1 increase lifespan by increasing the expression of genes involved in stress resistance but at an expensive cost when it comes to muscles and brain. Learn all about the trade-off and ways to circumvent it. Links related to FoundMyFitness: ▶︎ Subscribe on YouTube: ….  Read More