Category Archives: Andropause

Male Menopause – Andropause Information

Posted by Dr. Michael White, Updated on September 10th, 2021

Andropause hormone problems 300x296Are 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 »

Masters Men’s Clinic For Andropause (Male Menopause …

Posted by Dr. Michael White, Updated on August 28th, 2021

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 »

How Can Low Testosterone Affect Male Fertility?

Posted by Professor Anna Gray, Updated on July 28th, 2021

low testosterone and its effect on fertility 300x169First, 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 »

Got Andropause? Male Renewal With Androgen Testosterone Treatment for Men

Posted by Dr. Michael White, Updated on May 12th, 2021

supplements recommended via a doctor 200x300Got Andropause? 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, … Read more »

Andropause – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Posted by Dr. Michael White, Published on March 15th, 2021

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 »

Clomiphene Citrate for Testosterone Deficiency

Posted by Dr. Michael White, Updated on January 19th, 2021

Andropause symptoms and solutions 300x200As 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 January 13th, 2021

aging male 300x200Aging 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 »

Study Questions Longtime Treatment for Prostate Cancer

Posted by Dr. Michael White, Updated on November 11th, 2020

co sleeping lowers testosterone 200x300NEW 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 »

Hypogonadism Guide

Posted by Dr. Michael White, Updated on August 16th, 2020

testosterone cypionateHypogonadism 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 »

What is Andropause

Posted by Dr. Michael White, Updated on August 15th, 2020

medical consultations 224x300Andropause 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 »