American Testosterone Clinic for Men

Do Larger Testicles Make More Testosterone?

Posted by Dr. Michael White, Updated on May 5th, 2022

condom 3197506_960_720 300x200Big testicles have long been associated with higher masculinity and a proclivity for risk-taking. If you're a guy, it's almost inevitable that your friends will ask you if you Have the Balls to do any number of things. But how does testicle size actually relate to Testosterone production? Testosterone is the primary hormone associated with manliness, libido, and virility, and most of it is made by your testicles (though small amounts are produced in the adrenal glands). It stands to reason that larger balls equal more Testosterone, but does the science bear that common sense out? In the world of … Read more »

Frustrating Factors That Suppress Testosterone Levels

Posted by Dr. Michael White, Updated on April 5th, 2022

Testosterone is intrinsically essential to men's health. In fact, Low Testosterone is connected to a wide range of physical and mental health issues which deplete quality of life and increase the risk of early mortality. Testosterone plays an indispensable role in sexual function, skeletal strength, immune health, memory, confidence, and more. Most people easily comprehend the sexual importance of Testosterone and how it stokes libido and supports erectile health. Men also understand that Testosterone is linked with strength and muscle mass. Without enough Testosterone, you not only lose lean muscle and struggle with sexual dysfunction but are also at increased … Read more »

Study Investigates the Effects of Democratic Outcomes on Testosterone Levels

Posted by Dr. Michael White, Updated on March 30th, 2022

social media 550766_960_720 300x212Testosterone Levels are strongly impacted by social pressures. Studies have shown that Testosterone has strong effects on competitiveness, aggression, and dominance in both animals and humans. There have been a wide variety of studies published in the last decade that explore the wide-ranging social causes of Testosterone fluctuation. Researchers recently published an article exploring how voting outcomes impacted Testosterone Levels in a recent edition of the academic journal Psychoneuroendocrinology. The 2012 Presidential Elections and Men's Testosterone Levels Specifically, this study analyzed how the defeat of Mitt Romney by Barack Obama in the 2012 United States presidential election altered the Testosterone … Read more »

Make Sure You’re in Peak Health for the Trying Times Ahead

Posted by Professor Anna Gray, Updated on March 8th, 2022

peak health for trying times ahead 300x194With the war in Ukraine on everyone’s mind – and we pray for peace in the region and for all the peoples and nations involved – it’s good to take stock of where your health might be headed if you and your family suddenly find yourself in a wartime or other emergency situation. Many people have zero preparation for – or even consciousness of – this possibility. So, let’s explore it now. What’s likely to happen? The most important thing to understand is that supply chains will be interrupted, and you likely will not be able to get the food and drink … Read more »

Jatenzo Testosterone Oral Treatment for Low Testosterone

Posted by Dr. Michael White, Updated on February 16th, 2022

health 2082630_960_720 300x169Testosterone Deficiency is a widespread men's health issue that adversely affects the lives of millions of men throughout America. Scientists and researchers have spent decades creating novel and effective means to treat Male Hypogonadism which emphasize increasing safety, effectiveness, and ease of use. Jatenzo is the latest breakthrough in Bio-Identical Testosterone Therapy—an FDA-Approved gel cap that can mitigate the effects of Low-T and restore healthy Testosterone Levels and Hormone Balance for men that cannot produce enough Testosterone on their own. Jatenzo is a trademarked product of Clarus Pharmaceuticals. As of 2021, Jatenzo has not been approved for Age-Related Low-T but … Read more »

The Importance of Follicle-Stimulating Hormone for Men

Posted by Dr. Michael White, Updated on February 14th, 2022

hair 248048_960_720 300x200While Testosterone is the hormone most associated with male physiology, our bodies don't simply produce it out of thin air. There are many hormones and precursors that help protect and preserve male form and function. One of those hormones is Follicle-Stimulating Hormone, often abbreviated FSH, for short. From fetal development to puberty, Follicle-Stimulating Hormone acts on Sertoli Cells in men in order to develop and mature the testes. After puberty, FSH encourages the production of sperm by the testes. It also keeps sperm healthy until they are released in ejaculation. Follicle-Stimulating Hormone is also very important for women's sexual development. … Read more »

Losing Weight with Baratric Surgery Reverses Low Testosterone

Posted by Professor Anna Gray, Published on February 8th, 2022

bariatric surgery can boost testosterone levels for teenage boys 200x300Adult men and teenagers who are extremely overweight or obese will usually experience a host of health problems, not excluding hormonal issues, such as low testosterone and higher estrogen levels. Obesity not only wreaks havoc on your hormones, but it can also increase the risk of type 2 diabetes, erectile dysfunction and infertility, to name a few other health issues. Being so overweight as to be considered obese is not something to take lightly and considering using bariatric surgery to significantly reduce the weight may actually save your life or improve your life significantly. Bariatric Surgery Can Reverse Type 2 … Read more »

Male Birth Control Gel on the Road to FDA Approval

Posted by Dr. Michael White, Updated on January 28th, 2022

contraceptive pills 849413_960_720 300x173Women have always been put at an unfair disadvantage regarding contraception. The Birth Control Pill has been obtainable since the 1960s, but there's still no equivalent medication for men. For now, the condom is a man's best tool for contraception, but times may finally be on the verge of changing. Researchers have been working on an effective and safe male contraceptive for decades, and there is a prospective treatment on the horizon. Many women are unable to safely take birth control for health reasons. Women also have much more complicated hormonal cycles than men. Many believe that male birth control … Read more »

Testosterone Increases Tenacity and Persistence In Spite of Long Odds

Posted by Dr. Michael White, Updated on December 7th, 2021

casino roulette table SBI 302132258 300x169Sex Hormones have a tremendous effect on psychological function. Testosterone not only impacts male physiology, but it has a significant impact on decision-making. There is a big trend in research to explore the behavioral effects of Testosterone via Hormone Replacement. A study recently released in the clinical journal Psychoneuroendocrinology uses Testosterone to explore how the hormone impacts men's ability to stand up in the face of defeat. Testosterone and Social Rank In animals, Testosterone Levels are often associated with pecking order. Dominant males tend to have higher Testosterone Levels than subordinates in the group. Earning one's place at the top … Read more »

Tadalafil (Cialis) Guide

Posted by Dr. Michael White, Updated on April 30th, 2022

Cialis tablets 300x300Tadalafil (Cialis) belongs to a class of medications known as phosphodiesterase type 5 inhibitors, or simply PDE5s. What is Tadalafil? Sildenafil belongs to this pharmaceutical class as well. Most patients know these two drugs like Cialis (Tadalafil) and Viagra (Sildenafil). Tadalafil is primarily used as an Erectile Dysfunction medication. Still, it can also be used to treat Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension, a condition in which the arteries which carry blood from the heart to the lungs are excessively constricted, causing blood to flow through the region at abnormally high pressure. When Tadalafil is prescribed as an Erectile Dysfunction treatment, it is … Read more »

Five Things That, Surprisingly, Lower Your Testosterone Levels

Posted by Professor Anna Gray, Published on April 5th, 2022

five surprising factors that lower testosterone 300x200If you’ve been reading or following our website for a while, or know anything about men’s health, then you know that testosterone is VERY important for men and their attainment of optimal health as they age. If you’ve gotten a blood test done, and your testosterone level is below 300 ng/dL, then you have low testosterone or, hypogonadism. The ideal range is between 300 to 1,000 ng/dL and this is where our clinic aims to have our patients' levels remain. There are some factors that will unsurprisingly lower your testosterone levels, such as radiation therapy, especially around the testicles, or … Read more »

A High-Protein Diet – Good for Testosterone Levels or Not?

Posted by Professor Anna Gray, Published on March 29th, 2022

high protein diet lowers testosterone levels 300x200Your diet significantly impacts your hormones, including testosterone levels. Learn about the impact of a high-protein diet on the male hormone. It seems like every few years there is a new and trendy diet for us to try and this time, it’s the one! The one that will finally help you to slim down, lose those last ten pounds or help you to bulk up more. Lately, the more popular diets have moved away from the high carb diets like veganism to high-protein diets with low carbohydrates. Unfortunately, it looks like the consumption of a lot of protein is detrimental … Read more »

Drinking Water Alone Isn’t Enough

Posted by Professor Anna Gray, Updated on March 23rd, 2022

drinking water is not enough 300x166I’m all for drinking water. Everyone needs – preferably pure – water every day. But the old advice about drinking eight glasses a day isn’t necessarily true. For some people, that would be an appropriate quantity, especially if you’re exerting yourself or spending a lot of time in the sun. Other people can do just fine on half that amount. Many doctors today advise drinking primarily when you’re thirsty. And it’s very good advice, when you do get thirsty, to avoid caffeinated or sweetened or sugared beverages – and don’t forget that caffeine can actually dehydrate you, so those kinds … Read more »

3 out of 10 (three out of ten) South Korean men over 40 suffer andropause symptoms / YTN – Video

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

3 out of 10 South Korean men over 40 suffer andropause symptoms / YTN Three out of 10 South Korean men at the age of 40 or older appear to be suffering from andropause symptoms. According to a report released by the Korean Society. By: YTN NEWS … Read more »

Testosterone Propionate

Posted by Dr. Michael White, Updated on February 14th, 2022

TESTOSTERONE THERAPY Testosterone Propionate - an ester of testosterone, having the same actions as the free alcohol but with a relatively short duration of effect; used chiefly in the treatment of male hypogonadism, symptoms of male climacteric, postpubertal cryptorchidism, and inoperable female breast cancer, and to prevent postpartum breast engorgement; administered buccally or intramuscularly. Builds Lean Muscle Improves Memory Improves Sexual Performance Enhances Sex Drive Lowers Cholesterol Increases Energy Protects Against Heart … Read more »

Did You Know? Testosterone Protects Your Heart!

Posted by Dr. Michael White, Published on January 21st, 2022

medical human heart 300x204The benefits of testosterone are widely known: Increased energy, stronger muscles, better sleep, sharper thinking, and complete body rejuvenation. Testosterone also contributes to weight loss and fat burning, which protects the heart. Research presented at the European Congress of Endocrinology showed that obesity is linked to impaired blood flow to the penis, which in turn is associated with cardiovascular disease in men with erectile dysfunction. Dr Giovanni Corona and colleagues from the University of Florence, Italy, assessed testosterone levels of 1,687 men attending an erectile dysfunction clinic over four years. A total of 137 patients had a major cardiac event … Read more »

Testosterone: The Key to Male Longevity!

Posted by Dr. Michael White, Published on January 20th, 2022

Testosterone sign image 300x200Testosterone: The Key to Male Longevity! A recent study linked testosterone to a lower risk of fatal heart attacks in men. Higher levels of the male hormone testosterone appear to protect men from fatal heart attacks or strokes and death from all manner of causes, researchers in Britain said on Monday. But the researchers cautioned men not to begin testosterone supplementation based on the results of this 10-year study, saying the benefits and risks are unclear. The role of testosterone in men's health is controversial, with the relationship between men's natural testosterone levels and overall health not well understood, according … Read more »

How Testosterone Benefits Your Life

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

Testosterone sign image 300x200  Injectable Testosterone Replacement Therapy (TRT) What is Testosterone? Testosterone is a powerful male hormone that is created mostly by the testes in men and in far lesser amounts by the adrenal glands. Testosterone is also produced in women, primarily by the adrenal glands and the ovaries. Testosterone is primarily responsible for the development of male primary and secondary sexual characteristics but also has many other life-enhancing roles. Having testosterone levels that are too low or too high can lead to symptoms that have an adverse effect on one's life. Testosterone is what makes a man a man. It gives … Read more »

Testosterone Cypionate Method

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

TESTOSTERONE THERAPY Testosterone Cypionate - an ester of testosterone, having the same actions as the free alcohol but a prolonged duration of effect; used chiefly in the treatment of male hypogonadism, frigidity, and inoperable female breast cancer, to suppress lactation, and as an anabolic agent, administered by intramuscular injection. Called also t. cyclopentylpropionate. Builds Lean Muscle Improves Memory Improves Sexual Performance Enhances Sex Drive Lowers Cholesterol Increases Energy Protects Against Heart Disease   … Read more »

Hormone Levels in Men – Testosterone Injections

Posted by Dr. Michael White, Updated on November 30th, 2021

  For men, the levels of their main hormones can mean the difference between a life full of energy, potency, and contentedness and a life of obesity, sloth, and disease. I know this sounds dramatic, but it really is true. As your testosterone and growth hormone levels decline so does every masculine trait that defines being a man. If you want to maintain a fulfilling life where you're ready to take on any challenge and pursue any opportunity you need to address the inevitable decline of hormone levels that occur in men as they pass 30 and enter mid-life. Normal … Read more »