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Old 04-17-2011, 02:18 PM   #1
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Today a 59y/o female informed me that at her time of life she could not gain muscle tone/strength because there is no elasticity; the older you get, the less elasticity you have...





...if you're now sat in complete confusion and astonishment, so was I
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Old 04-17-2011, 02:22 PM   #2
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that our (US) government has a everything under control.
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Old 04-17-2011, 02:30 PM   #3
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Fitness I would have to say one of my favorites is the obsession that too much/too little masterbation impacts muscle gains. Whether it does or doesn't I could care less about...what I am talking about here is an obsessive infatuation by some guys that their compulsive self-indulgence is limiting their gains more than their poor diet or poor training habits.

And yes, I do receive questions about frequent masterbation at least one a month...
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Old 04-17-2011, 02:32 PM   #4
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Old 04-17-2011, 02:35 PM   #6
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I work in a sub society that still believes that fat can be turned into muscle.
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I work in a sub society that still believes that fat can be turned into muscle.
^^That sub society included one of the doctor's I saw; she stated that if I stopped working out, all the muscle would TURN to fat
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Any topic, or just fitness?

Fitness I would have to say one of my favorites is the obsession that too much/too little masterbation impacts muscle gains. Whether it does or doesn't I could care less about...what I am talking about here is an obsessive infatuation by some guys that their compulsive self-indulgence is limiting their gains more than their poor diet or poor training habits.

And yes, I do receive questions about frequent masterbation at least one a month...
The question of masterbation and muscle retention/loss is a very weird one...consider:


Your response is:
NO = They breathe a sigh of relief and carry on.
Yes = They ignore you and carry on anyway
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Are you serious BTB? lmao
I am dead serious. My wife works with this woman. She believes the craziest things.
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The question of masterbation and muscle retention/loss is a very weird one...consider:


Your response is:
NO = They breathe a sigh of relief and carry on.
Yes = They ignore you and carry on anyway
I can attest to fact that muscle loss is Not an issue....lmao!:vroam"
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