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Originally Posted by Tobiman View Post

Balance is the key but do whatever makes ya happy.

This, I'm married with two kids, work full time, lift (yay for home gym!) and game. Balance is key.

I would say DONT SELL IT, keep it for a rainy day. Never know when you might feel like firing up a game to kill some time.
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OP, you belong on bodybuilding.com. Tell it to someone who cares.
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post #13 of 43
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You sound unstable.

OP you sound impulsive right now. I just find it hard to believe that you were this into tech because of low testosterone. Unless you admit that you've been using e-peen to compensate for low testosterone all these years. biggrin.gif
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post #14 of 43
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Yeah right, its a T-rated forum (or E-rated?) forum, so boys around here shouldn't be seeing, learning, or talking about teenage desires, wait until marriage, and get into PC's! That way men like me will have even more success.


It does suck though. I apparently received a jolt of testosterone while in my mother's womb (low 2D:4D digit ratio), but then got mumps and ended up with genes for high T, yet with low T... I am already 29. I need to make up for SO MANY YEARS!

The worst part is that I self-diagnosed myself with low T 10 years ago and 2 doctors said I was just being paranoid since my T level is within range. Then 10 years later I saw an endocrinologist who told me "Yes, its within range, for someone who's 75 and obese" mad.gifmad.gifmad.gif .

Low T centers are popping up as quickly as ecig/vapor stores in the US. They hand out prescriptions like candy. The fact an endocrinologist gave you that answer doesn't surprise me. They get kick backs like every other doctor.

Your OP is all over the place. Part about a theory on videogamers was laughable.

In the end, do what makes you happy.
post #15 of 43
I should quit gaming too but ive already got a set plan. quit gaming at age 25. get marry by age 30 have 2 kids by age 33 get a house by age 40 retire age 60? die by age 65 (If any serious illness comes up probably gonna take myself out before this age)
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post #16 of 43
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Err.... healthy range is from 250 to 1250 and I was at 283 - NOT GOOD.

Impulsive? Yes, more than before and yet happy and aggressive, but it only benefits me for now.

I bet on average hardcore video gamers have low T.

People here are bitter as hell. Instead of being happy for me, you sound jealous or something...
post #17 of 43
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Originally Posted by MonarchX View Post

Err.... healthy range is from 250 to 1250 and I was at 283 - NOT GOOD.

Impulsive? Yes, more than before and yet happy and aggressive, but it only benefits me for now.

I bet on average hardcore video gamers have low T.

People here are bitter as hell. Instead of being happy for me, you sound jealous or something...

It's your condescending toward gaming/gamers in the original post that is causing such replies. But I'm happy for you, go out and enjoy life. I wager you'll still want to come back to games one day, since everything gets old/tiring after a while (women included and especially) and absence makes the heart grow fonder.
 
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Err.... healthy range is from 250 to 1250 and I was at 283 - NOT GOOD.

Impulsive? Yes, more than before and yet happy and aggressive, but it only benefits me for now.

I bet on average hardcore video gamers have low T.

People here are bitter as hell. Instead of being happy for me, you sound jealous or something...

Well congrats on feeling better, but you did insult a lot of people by insinuating that they might compete in video games because they don't achieve in the real world. That would be one reason people are a little miffed.

Might as well say that football players only play football because they're useless in the 'real' world, or anything else tbh.

^^^ Boredgunner got there first tongue.gif
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Well congrats on feeling better, but you did insult a lot of people by insinuating that they might compete in video games because they don't achieve in the real world. That would be one reason people are a little miffed.

Might as well say that football players only play football because they're useless in the 'real' world, or anything else tbh.

^^^ Boredgunner got there first tongue.gif

But its usually true... It often isolates people, which makes socialization outside of their comfort zone very difficult. Video games have MANY benefits, but competing in games often results in being passive in RL.
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But its usually true... It often isolates people, which makes socialization outside of their comfort zone very difficult. Video games have MANY benefits, but competing in games often results in being passive in RL.

Its true based on what? Do you have studies to prove this? Your experience doesn't account for everyone.
 
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