Now there's a new phenomenon called a “distended gut” or “Palumboism” (Named after Dave Palumbo, a body-builder who was first to rock the gut). GH gut is the extremely enlarged belly in bodybuilders. That is why HGH gut is also called the syndrome of a pregnant bodybuilder.
In respect to this, what causes bubble guts bodybuilding?
The stomach distension is known in bodybuilding circles as “HGH Gut” or “Insulin Gut”, or more popularly, “Bodybuilder Belly” or “Muscle Gut”. As the above name suggests, the stomach distension seen in these bodybuilders is believed to be caused by insulin and human growth hormone (HGH) abuse.
What is the bubble guts?
Bubble guts are usually a symptom of some underlying condition. In the medical profession, bubble guts are referred to as Borborygmi or intestinal peristaltic sounds.
Why do people use insulin for bodybuilding?
Insulin helps to volumize each cell. This is why insulin is considered to have an anabolic effect. Bodybuilders take it to increase stamina and improve endurance. Additionally, it is used to increase muscle bulk because it stimulates glycogen formation, which feeds the muscles during a workout.