Relationship between stress hormones and testosterone with prolonged endurance exercise

@article{Daly2004RelationshipBS,
  title={Relationship between stress hormones and testosterone with prolonged endurance exercise},
  author={William Daly and Cynthia A Seegers and Daniela Andrea Rubin and Jennifer D Dobridge and Anthony Carl Hackney},
  journal={European Journal of Applied Physiology},
  year={2004},
  volume={93},
  pages={375-380}
}
Previous pharmacological and pathological studies have reported negative relationships between circulating testosterone and certain stress hormones (i.e., cortisol and prolactin) in humans. These relationships have subsequently been used in hypotheses explaining the subclinical resting testosterone levels often found in some endurance-trained males, but as of yet no one has specifically examined these relationships as they relate to exercise. Thus, we examined the relationship between total and… CONTINUE READING