September 29, 2020

Does Growth Hormone Speed Recovery and Improve Performance?

The debate over the performance-enhancing effects in baseball of growth hormone continues without a clear answer. Does growth hormone help recovery and healing from injury? Does growth hormone improve baseball performance? Various people have made the case that GH  does not help baseball players; others claim the drug helps improve performance dramatically.

Lou Schuler of Male Pattern Fitness has an excellent response to this question:

But the key here is to acknowledge that the only honest way to answer the question of the performance-enhancing effects of human growth hormone is to say, “We just don’t know.” [Read more…]