high altitude

  1. Mauritio

    High Altitude Benefits

    Live high:train low increases muscle buffer capacity and submaximal cycling efficiency - PubMed Showing intermittent time in altitude around 3000m having benefits ,e.g. less oxygen consumption . So even just a few hours every day at high altitude can have a good effect. Metabolic and work...
  2. J

    Holidaying At Altitude, Does It Have A Positive Effect On Metabolism Or Thyroid?

    I have been reading several threads on the subject of altitude but I still don't have a clear idea about whether it is therapeutic or not. I have a slow metabolism. Will staying roughly one month at a high altitude location help me fix my metabolism, hormonal balance and thyroid activity? Could...
  3. P

    Hypoxia As A Therapy For Mitochondrial Disease

    Hypoxia as a therapy for mitochondrial disease. - PubMed - NCBI Defects in the mitochondrial respiratory chain (RC) underlie a spectrum of human conditions, ranging from devastating inborn errors of metabolism to aging. We performed a genome-wide Cas9-mediated screen to identify factors that...
  4. haidut

    As Altitude Rises, Lung Cancer Rates Fall

    The scientists are finally wising up to the fact that it is the CO2/oxygen causing these effects. I only wish they did a study on all types of cancer and not only lung cancer, but I suspect that the results will be the same. http://www.webmd.com/lung-cancer/news/2 ... em-to-fall "...Americans...
  5. S

    Altitude Living

    I'm putting together a blog article about the benefits of altitude. Anybody want to share what you know? Details, details...