American Testosterone Clinic for Men

Avatar director James Cameron says testosterone is toxic. Commentators on Twitter call him a ‘beta male’

Posted by Dr. Michael White, Published on December 6th, 2022

James CameronReading Time: 4 minutes Avatar director James Cameron says testosterone is toxic. Commentators on Twitter call him a 'beta male.' In a recent article by The Hollywood Reporter, film director James Cameron said that he believes that the male hormone testosterone is a toxin to the body, and people do not like what he said. While discussing his long-delayed Avatar sequel, Cameron maintained that “A lot of things I did earlier, I wouldn’t do — career-wise and just risks that you take as a wild, testosterone-poisoned young man. I always think of [testosterone] as a toxin that you have to slowly work out of your … Read more »

North Carolina Testosterone Clinics for Low-T and Hormone Therapy

Posted by Dr. Michael White, Updated on December 6th, 2022

north carolina state flag 28577_640 300x205Reading Time: 5 minutes Have you been feeling more tired than usual lately? Have you experienced a serious drop in sexual desire or function over the course of recent months or years? If so, then there is a chance that you are a serious candidate for Testosterone Replacement Therapy for Low-T. We represent a licensed and board-certified North Carolina Hormone Center that provides services to men over the age of thirty, all over the state. We have simplified and streamlined the process of HRT Assessment and Prescription, allowing us to quickly and accurately evaluate your need for Hormone Replacement Therapy, as well as provide … Read more »

Two Food Compounds can reduce Alzheimer’s Risk!

Posted by Dr. Michael White, Updated on December 4th, 2022

eat more fruit 300x200Reading Time: 5 minutes Two Food Compounds can reduce Alzheimer's Risk! At our clinic, we specialize in Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT). We offer Testosterone Replacement Therapy (TRT), Human Growth Hormone (HGH) Replacement Therapy, Sermorelin Therapy, and several other hormone treatments designed to restore our client's hormones to a youthful, healthy level. But we don’t stop with HRT. That’s right. Our treatment regimens included scientific nutrition and what foods to eat and not eat, how to control stress, what proper hydration means, what supplements you should take, the proper exercise routines that reduce injury and promote longevity, creating a toxin-free environment, and the latest research … Read more »

Another Analysis Shows No Cardiovascular Risks With Testosterone Therapy

Posted by Professor Anna Gray, Published on November 27th, 2022

testosterone therapy since 1939 300x180Reading Time: 3 minutes Testosterone therapy has been around for a long time – since 1939 to be exact. Men (mostly) have been using this therapy to treat hormonal issues such as low testosterone or hypogonadism as well as illegally, for sports and weightlifting. Throughout the decades, there has been concern over cardiovascular (CV) risks associated with testosterone use, even when it’s used safely and correctly to treat low testosterone under the supervision of a doctor. Studies have shown that this is not the case and here is yet another analysis showing the same conclusion. No Evidence of Short- to Medium-Term CV Risk A … Read more »

Punicalagin: A powerful Testosterone Booster

Posted by Dr. Michael White, Updated on November 25th, 2022

PomegranatesReading Time: 3 minutes Punicalagin: A powerful Testosterone Booster Testosterone Replacement Therapy (TRT) has proven to be the most efficient method of raising testosterone levels in men suffering from hypogonadism (low testosterone, aka “low-T”). Our clinic is proud to offer the latest, safest, most cutting-edge testosterone restoration available. We have decades of experience in Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT), and we are confident that we provide our clients with the best medical supervision possible while they are undergoing our testosterone regimen. In addition to our prescription testosterone treatment, we also offer several additional programs designed to ensure our clients receive the maximum benefit from our … Read more »

Vitamins and Nutrients that Keep Hair Healthy and Vibrant

Posted by Dr. Michael White, Updated on November 23rd, 2022

vitamins 26622_960_720 289x300Reading Time: 2 minutes Some people make gorgeous hair look easy, but there are a lot of tools at your disposal to get the same great look. Healthy hair is an extension of a healthy body, and good nutrition is critical to maintaining wonderful hair. While product can work wonders, the foundation of hair health is good diet. Our Wellness Specialists can help you achieve the ultimate look with top-quality Douglas Labs Pharmaceutical-Grade Nutrition Supplements. The Building Blocks of Beautiful Locks Vitamin A is vital to the growth and division of cells, and it's widely used in skin and hair care products. Vitamin A facilitates … Read more »

Testosterone Recruits Immune Cells That Fight Cancer

Posted by Professor Anna Gray, Published on November 22nd, 2022

testosterone recruits immune cells that fight cancer 300x199Reading Time: 2 minutes Since the cure for cancer has not been completely discovered yet, scientists are still conducting research on how to fight it and what the body does when it develops cancer. Why are some cancers more prevalent in women, for example? Researchers from the French National Center for Scientific Research published an article in Science Advances back in October of 2022, whose study questioned why adrenal cancer is more common in women and why the prognoses are worse for women than men. Clearly, women and men produce very different hormones, especially estrogen and progesterone in women and testosterone in men. This … Read more »

Think Testosterone is for Men Only? THINK AGAIN!

Posted by Dr. Michael White, Published on November 16th, 2022

strong man deadliftingReading Time: 3 minutes Think Testosterone is for Men Only? THINK AGAIN! Testosterone. Most people immediately think of several words and images when that word is mentioned. The manly hormone. Big, powerful, muscular men. Bravery. Machismo. Masculinity. Toxic-masculinity. Testosterone rage, fueled by testosterone-loaded men. Confidence bordering on cockiness. Aggression. Risk-taking. All of these words can and do apply to men. And it’s true. Excess testosterone can, in some men, be detrimental. But in the vast majority of men, testosterone is a force for good. Protecting the vulnerable, erecting skyscrapers, building businesses, exploring all four corners of the planet, and being a strong and steady … Read more »

Blue Zones Ground Zero of Longevity

Posted by Dr. Michael White, Updated on November 12th, 2022

Loma Limda Church 300x200Reading Time: 2 minutes One of the best ways to understand how people can live longer is to go straight to the source! Researcher Dan Buettner has located outliers throughout the planet that he has coined as Blue Zones. These are areas where people are exceptionally likely to live to be one hundred years old. He went to these regions, talked to the people there, and collected data about their lives. These cities are located all over the globe, from Loma Linda, California, to Okinawa, Japan. Other Blue Zones include Sardinia (Italy), Icaria (Greece), and Nicoya (Costa Rica). While these places are dispersed all … Read more »

The Testosterone Controversy: To Take or not to Take?

Posted by Dr. Michael White, Published on November 8th, 2022

how testosterone chart to treat low levels 300x300Reading Time: 5 minutes The Testosterone Controversy: To Take or not to Take? That is the question. Here’s the answer! It’s a fact. Men’s testosterone levels are plummeting at an alarming rate. The number of men in America suffering from anxiety, depression, or other mental disorders has skyrocketed to more than 20 million. Is it too much of a stretch to connect both of these developments? Of course not! More than 2,500 years ago, the ancient Greeks understood that the body and mind are one unit. If the body is not healthy and vigorous, the mind will follow – or the other way around. … Read more »

The Best Areas to do Intramuscular Self-Inject of Testosterone (IM)

Posted by Dr. Michael White, Updated on November 1st, 2022

intra injections 6234Reading Time: 6 minutes Where should I inject Testosterone? Testosterone injection is done intramuscularly. This means the shot must go directly into the muscle by penetrating the skin and subcutaneous (under the skin) tissue. Intramuscular injections are rapidly absorbed and are the only option to use when more significant doses are needed than can be absorbed cutaneously (through the skin only). They are also required when the injection of the drug is too painful to be administered subcutaneously. The third reason for intramuscular injection of testosterone is that this method allows the drug to spread from the injection site at a measured, exact rate. … Read more »

Testosterone Reduces Group Think, Cooperation, and Less Sheep-Like Mentality

Posted by Dr. Michael White, Updated on November 1st, 2022

man strength through testosterone 300x190Reading Time: 5 minutes Testosterone gives people an inflated ego that makes us overconfident in our opinions and dismissive of others, according to a study conducted by the Wellcome Trust Centre for Neuroimaging at UCL (University College London). The conclusions might shed light on how group decisions are affected by influential individuals. It also suggests that testosterone might make people more stubborn when making future decisions and unwilling to compromise with others in the group. Thus this spectrum of behaviors can be interpreted differently by different people. But one thing seems to be sure — men with higher testosterone appear to be, on average, … Read more »

Attention Baby Boomers — Could Testosterone be the Modern Day “Fountain of Youth?”

Posted by Dr. Michael White, Updated on October 31st, 2022

the fountain of youth 300x225Reading Time: 6 minutes Over the last hundreds or thousands of years, beginning with Ponce de Leon, adventurers and explorers have been on the lookout and risking their lives in seek of what we now call the "fountain of youth." The legend is similar to its portrayal in the whimsical movie Everlasting Tuck, where there is a source of water or fountain that, once drunk from, will bring immortality or endless vigor to the curious seeker. In the movie, it's debatable whether this is a curse or a blessing... Does this "fountain of youth" actually exist? What is the source of its healing and … Read more »

New Research Proves Testosterone Replacement Therapy is Safe for the Heart

Posted by Dr. Michael White, Updated on October 31st, 2022

shutterstock 565787896 300x200 8109Reading Time: 9 minutes Testosterone Replacement Therapy DOES NOT Increase Heart Attack Risk Recently, the mainstream media began sounding dire warnings about Testosterone Replacement Therapy (TRT). A recent study was published by the non-profit journal, PLOS One, claiming that in the initial three months of TRT, men were more likely to experience a heart attack if they have previously experienced the cardiovascular disease. However, when looked at unemotionally and in detail, the study appears to have overlooked several key factors. This is just one of a barrage of studies that have employed questionable methodologies but used shock value and fear tactics that resulted in … Read more »

Testosterone’s Surprising Link to Men’s ‘Love Hormone’ Oxytocin

Posted by Dr. Michael White, Updated on October 31st, 2022

shutterstock 651194746 1 300x214 4896Reading Time: 8 minutes After Testosterone Blast of Hunting, Men’s ‘Love Hormone’ Rises When They Return Home Testosterone. It fuels the drive of hunters, athletes, traders in the financial markets and other so-called “Alpha males.” And regardless of their differences, they all tend to have one thing in common: they are all ultra-competitive and possess an almost superhuman drive to succeed. As a result of this drive, their testosterone levels are off-the-charts, primarily when they are engaged in the high-level competition of their brutally Darwinist fields. But There is Another Side to This Story The Chinese call it Yin/Yang. In Viking times, it was … Read more »

Tongkat Ali – Does this Testosterone Boosting Herbal Supplement Actually Work?

Posted by Dr. Michael White, Updated on October 27th, 2022

Reading Time: 2 minutes Many people prefer to seek relief through natural remedies. While some herbal treatments are highly effective, others leave much to be desired. One herbal remedy that's getting talked about a lot these days is Tongkat Ali. Tongkat Ali is a flowering shrub that is endemic to Southeast Asia. The scientific name for this plant is Eurycoma longifolia, and it is also known as longjack or pasak bumi. When used as a supplement in the West, it will most likely be labeled Tongkat Ali. The roots are considered the medically beneficial part of the plant and have long been used as … Read more »

Male menopause: it’s real!

Posted by Dr. Michael White, Published on October 26th, 2022

menopauseReading Time: 5 minutes Male menopause: it’s real! Menopause. Ask any woman. She’ll describe the hot flashes...the irregular periods...the mood swings...the cruel insomnia...the weight gain...the night sweats...chills...vaginal dryness...and more painful and depressing symptoms. The point is: for many women; menopause is real, very real. It’s not something that can be ignored or go away on its own. Women’s concerns over this uninvited guest deserve to be heard and treated like the medical affliction it is. “The change of life” is not something to be scoffed at. But what about men? Men? Is it true that men also experience male menopause? YES! Often referred to … Read more »

Can Low Testosterone cause brain fog or other mental problems?

Posted by Dr. Michael White, Updated on October 19th, 2022

obese man trying to move 225x300Reading Time: 3 minutes Many of the symptoms of low testosterone levels (aka “Low-T”) are well-known: no energy and constant tiredness; weak, shrinking muscles, an ever-growing accumulation of pounds and flab, especially around the belly; a sunken libido; worsening joint aches and pains, insomnia, and depression over the adverse health developments that aging and Low-T bring. But there is a lesser-known symptom of Low-T: Brain Fog Brain fog? Mental confusion? Difficulty concentrating? Are these unwelcome guests possibly a result of lower testosterone levels? YES! Here’s why. While the main reasons for men seeking Testosterone Replacement Therapy (TRT) are to pump new life into a … Read more »

Testosterone Lowers Insulin Resistance in Obese Men

Posted by Dr. Michael White, Updated on October 19th, 2022

smiling male doctor in white coat pointing finger up isolated 260349455 300x300Reading Time: 3 minutes Testosterone Lowers Insulin Resistance in Obese Men According to a recent study, testosterone, metformin, or a combination of both lowered insulin resistance in obese men. The link between obesity and diabetes has been established. For men suffering from both of these afflictions, the result is often lower testosterone levels. So the questions are: Can Testosterone Replacement Therapy (TRT) lower insulin resistance and boost testosterone back to a more normal level? What about the combination of TRT with metformin, a commonly-prescribed drug for diabetics? Or what about either testosterone or metformin alone? To answer those questions, a group of researchers conducted … Read more »

The Link Between Low Testosterone and Depression

Posted by Dr. Michael White, Updated on October 17th, 2022

happy senior citizenReading Time: 4 minutes The Link Between Low Testosterone and Depression Aging is inevitable and is considered by some people to be both a blessing and a curse. A blessing is that older people become wiser, more tranquil, and more patient and can use their experience as a yardstick to measure people, situations, and circumstances. Also, many older folks have a deep philosophical and spiritual foundation that enables them to experience the vicissitudes of aging with a peaceful acceptance. However, there are many downsides to aging: • Loss of muscle size and strength. • Stiffness that makes moving more challenging. • Persistent pain from … Read more »