Although commonly referred to as the "male hormone," the hormone testosterone" appears naturally in both men and men. Testosterone is vital for bodily functions to be working correctly, so it's essential to look out for symptoms of Low T, especially as you become older. Low testosterone is far … [Read more...] about Worried About Low Testosterone? What Are the Symptoms of Low T?
While erectile dysfunction (ED) can have various causes, one possible cause is low testosterone. Before determining the exact cause of your ED, your doctor will first have you fill out a medical history and perform a physical exam. You will then be able to decide on the best form of erectile … [Read more...] about Erectile Dysfunction Treatment — Understanding the Role of Testosterone
Traditional lab results for testosterone can be of immense value because they give us a good idea of where you stand clinically at this moment in time. It helps us have a baseline from which we can decide what kind of male hormone replacement therapy will be right for you. What Are “Normal” … [Read more...] about Using Lab Results to Decide on the Right Male Hormone Replacement Therapy
In the medical community, there is much debate about the difference and efficacy of different types of low testosterone therapy—namely, the difference between synthetic testosterone and bioidentical/naturally derived testosterone. Synthetic vs. Bioidentical—What’s the Difference? The major … [Read more...] about Synthetic or Bioidentical? Which Is the Better Low Testosterone Therapy?
The Big Chill Are you reaching for your sweater and constantly fiddling with the thermostat? You swear it is freezing outside and it’s a sunny 85 degrees? You’re worried that you might be coming down with something, or maybe even worse. If you’re going through menopause, it is likely that you … [Read more...] about The Big Chill
Sex Hormones in Men—Testosterone, Estrogen, SHBG, and Progesterone While the most well-known sex hormone in men is testosterone, there are a number of sex hormones that play a role in a man’s body. Testosterone in Men Testosterone is the most well-known male hormone in men’s bodies. … [Read more...] about Sex Hormones in Men—Testosterone, Estrogen, SHBG, and Progesterone