Category Archives: Andropause

What is Andropause

Posted by Dr. Michael White, Updated on April 4th, 2024

medical consultations 224x300Reading Time: 6 minutes Andropause is a hormonal condition that impacts men as they grow older, caused by natural changes in hormone balance that are inevitably associated with aging. This change in hormone production can lead to psychological, sexual, and physical changes that inhibit health, suppress vitality, and increase the risk of a variety of conditions that can impair health and wellness. In the past, it was assumed that these physiological changes were strictly due to aging, but the more that doctors research male aging, the more that they discover is actually associated with hormone imbalance and the more it seems possible to alleviate … Read more »

Study Questions Longtime Treatment for Prostate Cancer

Posted by Dr. Michael White, Updated on March 7th, 2024

co sleeping lowers testosterone 200x300Reading Time: 2 minutes NEW ORLEANS, LA - For decades, men who were diagnosed with prostate cancer got a treatment... injections...that suppressed or lowered the hormone testosterone in their body. And now what a local prostate oncologist uncovered last year and a new large study confirms... this is wrong for many patients. "Now we have good evidence that's it's actually causing harm it causes more harm than good for individuals with localized disease who are initially diagnosed." Tulane's Dr. Oliver Sartor says there is good evidence that lowering a man's natural hormone helps if he has a serious advanced form of prostate cancer, so … Read more »

Andropause – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Posted by Dr. Michael White, Updated on March 1st, 2024

Reading Time: 2 minutes Andropause or male menopause, sometimes colloquially called "manopause," is a name that has been given, in some parts of the English-speaking world, to a set of effects that appears in some aging men, and which have some superficial similarities to menopause effects in women. Andropause may be related to the slow but steady reduction of the production of the hormones testosterone and dehydroepiandrosterone in middle-aged men, and the consequences of that reduction. It is also associated with a decrease in Leydig cells. A steady decline in testosterone levels with age (in both men and women) is well documented. Unlike "menopause," … Read more »

Hypogonadism Guide

Posted by Dr. Michael White, Updated on December 23rd, 2023

testosterone cypionateReading Time: 5 minutes Hypogonadism is the term for any condition which causes sex hormones to be produced at levels that are inadequate for normal and healthy function. In males, Hypogonadism is also known as Low-T or Testosterone Deficiency. Dependent upon the age at which Hypogonadism becomes a health issue, the symptoms can be dramatically different. Healthy sex hormone production is absolutely necessary for the development of secondary sexual characteristics during puberty, and if Testosterone or Estrogen Levels are too low, this can lead to delayed puberty or underdevelopment. In adulthood, Hypogonadism affects physiological function rather than development. Testosterone is vitally important to both … Read more »

Live life! Avoid fatigue – hormonal imbalances

Posted by Dr. Michael White, Updated on November 24th, 2023

winter 234721_640 300x225Reading Time: 2 minutes I love the snow. I love to get my exercise outdoors snowshoeing with my dogs as often as possible. However, we have had a rather mild winter this year. Flowers are beginning to peek out to show early signs of spring! Sunshine and warmer weather always seem to spark some energy to get outside and do something! If the desire is there but energy is lacking, you could be hormonally imbalanced. There are many causes of fatigue: hypothyroidism, menopause, andropause, sleep apnea, nutritional deficiencies, etc. Premenopausal and menopausal hormonal imbalances result in depression, irritability, insomnia, and weight gain. With 400 … Read more »

Is There Such a Thing as Too Much HGH?

Posted by Professor Anna Gray, Updated on September 17th, 2023

too much HGH 300x160Reading Time: 3 minutes Hi, Tom here. I've got a friend named Bugsy who I talk to a lot at the local bar. I've told Bugsy about my HGH therapy and how it's really helped me in my life. Bugsy says he has a plan that will let me continue my therapy and enjoy my improved health, but also generate a significant income for both of us. -- and help other people who need extra HGH too. Bugsy told me as follows: "All you have to do is fib a little. Tell the docs at the clinic your bad symptoms are worse than they … Read more »

How Can Low Testosterone Affect Male Fertility?

Posted by Professor Anna Gray, Updated on January 6th, 2023

low testosterone and its effect on fertility 300x169Reading Time: 5 minutes First, we need to define terms here. Just what is “low testosterone”? When a man’s testosterone levels get below the normal range – about 275 to 1,080 nanograms per deciliter (ng/dL) -- that’s when we say that he has low testosterone. But that range is wide, and for some men, the lower part of the range might be considered “low” for them. That’s where our clinics and labs can help, because every man’s case is different. Another name for low testosterone is “hypogonadism,” and it can manifest itself in childhood, and in some cases even during the child’s development in … Read more »

Five Things That, Surprisingly, Lower Your Testosterone Levels

Posted by Professor Anna Gray, Updated on January 3rd, 2023

five surprising factors that lower testosterone 300x200Reading Time: 3 minutes If 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 »

Got Andropause? Male Renewal With Androgen Testosterone Treatment for Men

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

supplements recommended via a doctor 200x300Reading Time: 2 minutes Andropause is a broad medical-technical term describing the male quality of life decline and health problems associated with hormone imbalances that men develop as they continue to age past their third decade. More specific terms might include hypogonadism, hypothyroidism, and hypopituitarism. Precise terms that might be used to describe this class of male hormone decline are low T and low HGH, or male hypotestosteronemia and adult-onset growth hormone deficiency. Once you reach the second half of your 30s, in the 35 to 40 years old range, you will start to notice some changes. Once you enter your fourth decade, the changes … Read more »

Masters Men’s Clinic For Andropause (Male Menopause …

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

Reading Time: < 1 minute This is your source of information on men's health including the diagnosis and treatment of male menopause known as andropause. Whether you're playing competitive sports, noticing the aches and pains of middle age or are further along life's road, the Masters Men's Clinic on andropause, anti-aging and wellness is for you. There are different challenges and struggles depending on your age, health and life experiences. The role of the Masters Men's Clinic is to improve the quality of life for every man --- no matter where they are on the journey. This website is a window into what we're doing … 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

Reading Time: < 1 minute 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 »

Male Menopause – Andropause Information

Posted by Dr. Michael White, Updated on November 29th, 2021

Andropause hormone problems 300x296Reading Time: 2 minutes Are you experiencing symptoms of Andropause, also known as Male Menopause? Well, you've come to the right place to find out more. Men don't typically talk about not feeling well, and particularly not about life transitions such as male menopause. But when I began my sister site, Everything Menopause which covers women's menopause symptoms at, I got more requests for Andropause information than I ever imagined. Midlife doesn't have to be so difficult, and with some research and effort, you too can claim back the quality you so richly deserve in your life -- your good health! There is … Read more »

Six Surprising Low-T Signs

Posted by Dr. Michael White, Updated on November 23rd, 2021

andropause male menopause 300x200Reading Time: 5 minutes Testosterone Deficiency has a big impact on male health, and, like most hormonal deficiencies, Low-T leads to a full spectrum of related symptoms. Among the most well-known signs of Testosterone Deficiency are low sex drive, fatigue, and depression. These aren't the only symptoms, however, and knowing a greater range of symptoms can help you recognize your need for treatment more quickly. Andropause not only affects sex, energy levels, and psychological well-being, but it can also impact body fat distribution, cognitive health, cardiovascular health, and the strength of your bones. If you feel that Testosterone Deficiency may be suppressing your ability … Read more »

Natesto Testosterone Nasal Gel Therapy on the Horizon

Posted by Dr. Michael White, Updated on November 20th, 2021

Testosterone gel 300x200Reading Time: 5 minutes Testosterone Replacement Therapy is a highly effective hormone treatment designed to restore Testosterone Levels in patients suffering from Low-T and Andropause. One issue with Testosterone Treatments as they exist today is that each form of therapy has its own distinct drawbacks. Typical types of treatment involve Testosterone Patches, Testosterone Gels, Testosterone Implants, and Testosterone Injections. Low-T Patch Drawbacks – Transdermal Patches have to adhere to the skin 22-24 hours per day. Some people don't like the appearance of these patches, and a small portion of patients develop irritation as a result of the patches. These patches also have issues when … Read more »

Five Ways to Manage Cholesterol Without Medication

Posted by Dr. Michael White, Updated on November 20th, 2021

Cholesterol bad diet 300x200Reading Time: 5 minutes High Cholesterol is one of the leading risk factors associated with poor heart health and increased mortality rate from conditions associated with the heart and the cardiovascular system. The quickest way to get dangerously high cholesterol levels under control quickly is through the use of Statin Drugs and similar medications. Still, for patients that are looking to prevent their cholesterol levels from reaching a problematic, dangerous level, there are several steps that you can take to keep your cholesterol under control. Also, even if you do currently take drugs to control your cholesterol, it's still heavily in your favor as … Read more »

Testosterone Creams for Low Testosterone Treatment and Andropause

Posted by Dr. Michael White, Updated on November 14th, 2021

Axiron Testosterone creamReading Time: 6 minutes Testosterone Creams for Low Testosterone Treatment and Andropause Testosterone Creams are just one of the many effective forms of Testosterone Replacement Therapy available for the treatment of Andropause, and Low T. It is one of the most popular ways to administer this medication. Testosterone Creams are topical medications that are applied to the skin and absorbed directly into the body. A fancy term for the delivery of testosterone using cream via the skin is transdermal. There are a number of Testosterone cream and gel brands available, including Testim, Fortesta, Axiron, and Androgel. Each of these products has its own level … Read more »

Clomiphene Citrate for Testosterone Deficiency

Posted by Dr. Michael White, Updated on November 14th, 2021

Andropause symptoms and solutions 300x200Reading Time: 6 minutes As Americans become more informed, they quickly recognize the health risks related to andropause and testosterone deficiency, and learn the benefits of Clomiphene Citrate for men. Andropause is the time in a guy's life where he no longer produces enough testosterone to meet the body's needs. Though andropause is the most common type of hypogonadism, the condition can result from some different causes. For example, many men lack the means to release sufficient testosterone from birth. Others lose their ability to make enough testosterone because of cancer, radiation, trauma, or other circumstances. For these patients, direct testosterone replacement is the … Read more »

Low-T Therapy for Andropause — Treating Male Menopause

Posted by Dr. Michael White, Updated on November 11th, 2021

aging male 300x200Reading Time: 4 minutes Aging men have to worry about a lot of things — raising kids, maintaining their careers, and staying healthy. It's a lot of work. They also have to worry about pleasing their significant other. Sexual satisfaction plays a huge role in the quality of life, and it's during middle age when sexual desire and ability begin to wane. Testosterone deficiency is mostly to blame. There are many ways in which our bodies work against us as we grow older. Hormone imbalance is one of the many issues that compromise our ability to make the most of our lives as we … Read more »

andropause part 2 – Video

Posted by Dr. Michael White, Updated on November 30th, 2020

Reading Time: < 1 minute andropause part 2 Dr. Robert Carlson, nationally renowned Heart Surgeon discusses the dangers of LOW testosterone and that testosterone therapy is very safe, reducing heart di... By: Andlos Institute Originally posted here: andropause part 2 - Video … Read more »

"ANDROPAUSE" The Documentary By Jennifer Burton – Video

Posted by Dr. Michael White, Updated on November 30th, 2020

Reading Time: < 1 minute "ANDROPAUSE" The Documentary By Jennifer Burton By: Howard Gilliam Jr. The rest is here: "ANDROPAUSE" The Documentary By Jennifer Burton - Video … Read more »