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Risks of Testosterone Replacement Therapy

Low testosterone in men—or “low T”—can be caused by certain medical conditions or medications. But findings from several recent studies may cause doctors to be cautious about who should be treated.

By HealthAfter50

Lifestyle Changes that May Increase Testosterone Levels

There is a lot of talk these days about medications to help with low testosterone but there are also lifestyle changes you can make to help increase your testosterone levels.

By Eileen Bailey

Links Between Testosterone and Asthma

Even though asthma was first described over 2,500 years ago, why some people develop it, and why some have it worse than others, remains a mystery. Yet by observing trends between male and female asthmatics, researchers now suspect a link between ast...

By John Bottrell

Obesity and Low Testosterone Levels

Obesity and Low Testosterone Levels In a study conducted by the University at Buffalo endocrinologists, researchers discovered that about 40% of obese participants had lower-than-normal testosterone levels. The percentage escalated to 50% among men w...

By My Bariatric Life

Warning Signs of Low Testosterone

Testosterone is the male sex hormone produced by the testes, starting in the eighth week of a fetus’ life and continuing throughout a man’s life. Hormone levels vary with age, peaking in early adulthood, then decreasing slightly as a man ages. But as ...

By Chris Regal

7 Causes of Low Testosterone

Testosterone is the predominant male sex hormone produced by the body. As a man ages, testosterone levels will decrease naturally; however, a steep decrease in testosterone could be the product of a more serious condition. If symptoms seem out of the ...

By Chris Regal

10 Ways to Boost Testosterone

Metabolism, muscle growth, mood regulation and cognitive function are all controlled by testosterone. Unfortunately, most men lose about 1.5 percent of their testosterone per year after the age of 30. So how can a man reverse a reduction in testoster...

By Chris Regal

Warning Signs of Low Testosterone

Testosterone is the male sex hormone produced by the testes, starting in the eighth week of a fetus’ life and continuing throughout a man’s life. Hormone levels vary with age, peaking in early adulthood, then decreasing slightly as a man ages. But as ...

By Chris Regal

Testosterone Therapy May Help in Weight Loss

For older men with low testosterone levels, replacing the testosterone may help with weight loss as well as provide additional health benefits according to a study presented at the 19th European Congress on Obesity. Testosterone is a naturally produc...

By Eileen Bailey

Can A High Testosterone Level Be A Reason For A High Sex Drive? If So Are There Meds That Can Lower It? What Are The Risks Of Taking The Med?

Question Asked by earlyriser Can A High Testosterone Level Be A Reason For A High Sex Drive? If So Are There Meds That Can Lower It? What Are The Risks Of Taking The Med? I have a sex addiction. Like any addiction it is making my life unmanageable. I ...

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