May 2018

Why all men ‘should be concerned about declining testosterone’

2018-05-08T16:29:25+00:00

There is a strong link between men's low levels of testosterone and having two or more chronic diseases such as arthritis, high blood pressure, and type 2 diabetes — even in the under-40s. How could having low testosterone levels affect your overall health? This was the conclusion of a study that, for the first time, [...]

Why all men ‘should be concerned about declining testosterone’2018-05-08T16:29:25+00:00
Apr 2018

5 Reasons Your Sex Drive Is So Low

2018-04-05T22:12:22+00:00

One of the most common causes of depressed libido is low testosterone, Dr. Fagiolini says. That’s because areas of your brain—such as the amygdala—that are associated with sexual desire have abundant testosterone receptors. When there’s enough testosterone, the hormone lights up those receptors, and it’s go time. But if there isn’t enough, the effect can [...]

5 Reasons Your Sex Drive Is So Low2018-04-05T22:12:22+00:00
Apr 2018

The Highs and Lows of Testosterone

2018-04-05T22:00:55+00:00

Getting a high testosterone reading offers bragging rights for some men of a certain age — and may explain in part the lure of testosterone supplements. But once you are within a normal range, does your level of testosterone, the male hormone touted to build energy, libido and confidence, really tell you that much? Probably [...]

The Highs and Lows of Testosterone2018-04-05T22:00:55+00:00
Sep 2017

Testosterone therapy: Potential benefits and risks as you age

2017-09-15T15:02:46+00:00

Testosterone therapy: Potential benefits and risks as you age Considering testosterone therapy to help you feel younger and more vigorous as you age? Know the risks before you make your decision. The promise of testosterone therapy may seem enticing, but there are a lot of misconceptions about what the treatment can and can't do for [...]

Testosterone therapy: Potential benefits and risks as you age2017-09-15T15:02:46+00:00