The result is major muscle development in young people and incredible muscle preservation and even regeneration in older people.
Key To a Healthier Heart?
IGF-1 has been shown to have dramatic effects on the heart muscle. In a double blind, randomized human study of IGF-1, it was shown to provide "a significant increase in strength and efficiency of the heart muscle" Subjects realized an impressive increase in blood volume pumped through the heart, resulting in preservation of cardiac function.
IFG-1 Improves Blood Sugar Utilization.
IGF-1 has been proven to improve insulin receptor sensitivity, meaning that insulin can be utilized for energy production much more easily. This mean blood sugar levels may improve in people who suffer from elevated levels.
IGF-1 has been proven to shift the way your body uses fuel, replacing sugar and starch utilization with fat stores in the body. Therefore, with IGF-1, your body will burn more fat regardless of whether you are dieting or exercising.