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?
Testosterone Replacement Therapy and Insulin Resistance Insulin resistance is, “when cells in your muscles, fat, and liver don’t respond well to insulin and can’t use glucose from your blood for energy.” Insulin resistance is a precursor for prediabetes and type 2 diabetes. When insulin … [Read more...] about Testosterone Replacement Therapy and Insulin Resistance
What's Your Love Language: by Gary Chapman (The 5 Love Languages) Love is like the art of music—it speaks to and is wanted by everyone. In order to give and receive love, the right form of communication must be utilized. We all feel most loved when others are using the love language that … [Read more...] about What’s Your Love Language?
According to Johns Hopkins Medicine, the liver is an organ that performs a number of critical functions in the body, including: Production of bile, which helps carry away waste and break down fats in the small intestine during digestion Production of certain proteins for blood plasma … [Read more...] about Liver and Hormone Imbalances – What’s the Deal?