The Side Effects of Human Growth Hormone as an Anti-Aging Therapy

Taking human growth hormone supplements (somatotropin) may actually accelerate the aging process.

If hormone injections don’t work, what does? That’s the topic of my new book, How Not to Age ( ), and you can get your copy now from your local public library or wherever books are sold. If you haven’t seen them yet, check out the book trailer ( ) and my [new presentation]. (As always, all proceeds I receive from all of my books ( ) are donated to charity.)

What about taking supplements of the hormone DHEA? Stay tuned for my next video, DHEA: What Is It and What Are Its Benefits? ( ).

Some of my past popular videos on anti-aging include:
● Life Extension with FGF21 ( )
● How to Boost FGF21 with Diet for Longevity ( )
● The Best Diet for Healthy Aging ( )
● What to Eat to Prevent Telomere Shortening ( )
● Greens, Green Tea, and Nuts Put to the Test for Telomeres ( )
● Dietary Sources of the “Longevity Vitamin” Ergothioneine ( )

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  • @Alexander-ok7fm says:

    Thank you for your work! 😊

  • @glenmcd says:

    Thanks for taking this subject on, it’s gone on too long! I’d like to see you take on Vitamin K2 and its anti aging effects, body effects of K2/MK4 vs K2/MK7, side effects especially palpitations from MK7.

  • @menahempasternak431 says:

    What about the dr. Greg Fahy TRIIM-X Trial?

    • @cyclist5000 says:

      What did they do? I know there was one other that combined GH, DHEA, Zinc, and metformin that reduced aging and increased longevity.

  • @samiryan214 says:

    What now?

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