Ep #84: Dr. Eric Trexler - Behind the Scenes of Supplement Research, CitMal vs Beet Root, & More

In this episode of the Supplement Engineer Podcast, I'm re-joined by Dr. Eric Trexler.

Eric holds a PhD in Human Movement Science from UNC-Chapel Hill. He also serves as the Director of Education for Stronger by Science and hosts the Stronger by Science podcast -- the "first fitness" podcast.

To top it off, Eric is also a prominent researcher, coach, and professional natural bodybuilder.

To watch the first interview with Dr. Trexler (Episode #37), click here.

Video Interview

Show Notes

In this episode, Eric and I discuss a wide array of topics, including:

  • How "game changing" The Game Changers movie was for Eric?
  • Why do some research studies take so long to get published?
  • Ways to make research more accessible for the average individual
  • Is the current model of submitting studies to research journals broken?
  • Deep dive into Dr. Trexler's research comparing Citrulline Malate to Beet Root
  • Does malic acid (malate) actually do anything for us?
  • Do pre workout supplements make us work harder for the same result if the goal is hypertrophy?
  • Is Citrulline Malate a "muscle building" supplement?
  • and MORE

Audio-Only Version

Where to Find Dr. Eric Trexler & Stronger By Science

Dr. Trexler IG: https://www.instagram.com/trexlerfitness/

Stronger By Science IG: https://www.instagram.com/officialstrongerbyscience/

Stronger By Science Website: https://www.strongerbyscience.com

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