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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 »

Too much testosterone makes for bad decisions, tests show – Testosterone Prescription


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

personal decision tree 300x214It can happen in jury deliberations and local groups, in Dáil committees, and in company boardrooms. Too much testosterone can thwart good decision-making. People have long blamed the male hormone for the damaging group dynamic, and now University College London researchers have proven this to be true. Toss in some excess testosterone and cooperation tends to go out the window. Dr. Mark Wright and colleagues at the Wellcome Trust Centre for Neuroimaging at UCL tested the impact of testosterone on the levels of co-operative decision-making accomplished by groups. They publish their findings this morning in the journal Proceedings of the … Read more »

Tadalafil (Cialis) Guide


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

Cialis tablets 300x300Video Download: Can You Improve Your Sex Life With Tadalafil Cialis A Guide Part 1 Video Stream: Can You Improve Your Sex Life With Tadalafil Cialis A Guide Part 1 Video Download: Can You Improve Your Sex Life With Tadalafil Cialis A Guide Part 2 Video Stream: Can You Improve Your Sex Life With Tadalafil Cialis A Guide Part 2 What is Tadalafil?Tadalafil belongs to a class of medications known as phosphodiesterase type 5 inhibitors, or simply PDE5s. 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 usually referred to as Cialis, but it is marketed as Adcirca as a hypertension medication. As of 2011, Tadalafil earned FDA approval for the treatment of a condition known as Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia, a condition in which the prostate grows larger, but not … Read more »

With testosterone, it’s ‘my way or the highway’: UK study – Testosterone Prescription


Posted by Dr. Michael White, Updated on May 9th, 2021

my way or the highway testosterone 300x200Testosterone can skew one's judgment, creating the impression that decisions are best taken alone even in situations that call for collaboration, according to a study released Wednesday. In a smart set of experiments, scientists led by Nicholas Wright at the University of London showed that women given a dose of testosterone become less inclined to act in concert even when it was apparently in their interest to do so. Finding the right balance between working together and going solo, and knowing when to do one or the other, is an essential life skill. In some circumstances, joining forces with others … Read more »

Boosting testosterone levels (First of two parts)


Posted by Dr. Michael White, Updated on May 9th, 2021

DEAR Dr. Fritz, Just call me Kenneth. I've been following your column for quite some time now. I just wonder if low testosterone can be boosted naturally. I am afraid to increase it by myself because there might be some side effects that I do not know. Thanks for your help. More power. Kenneth of Ecoland ***** Dear Kenneth of Ecoland, Testosterone is really an important hormone. As a matter of fact, this is necessary for normal sperm development and regulates physical energy. Moreover, maintaining a normal level of this hormone in elderly men has been shown to reduce the … Read more »

Testosterone Testing


Posted by Dr. Michael White, Updated on May 8th, 2021

testosterone testing header15 620x206Before you can start a testosterone replacement treatment program, you need to know what your current levels of testosterone are. This information is discovered with a simple blood test that is conducted at your first appointment with one of our specializing physicians. The unit of measure for testosterone is nanogram per deciliter (ng/dL) or nanomoles per liter (nmol/L) when measuring total testosterone and picogram per deciliter (pg/dL) or picomoles per liter (pmol/L). For those of you who are counting a gram = 1,000,000,000 nanograms and a nanogram =1000 picograms. A little goes a long way. Once they get your results back from … Read more »

The Effects of Masturbation on Sex Drive and Testosterone


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

storyblocks portrait of cheerful handsome man wearing colorful checkered shirt smiling to camera standing by glass wall in modern office_BT7xL7T7bf 225x300Video Download: The Effects Of Masturbation On Sex Drive And Testosterone Video Stream: The Effects Of Masturbation On Sex Drive And Testosterone We may not talk about it, but we know that everyone does it. Masturbation is a part of pretty much everyone's normal routine.Of course, some folks act on their impulses more than others. There's always been a lot of myth-making around the concept of masturbation.While we know that it won't grow hair on your palms, we still aren't entirely sure how regular masturbation impacts human physiology. Researchers are interested in finding out how masturbation affects Testosterone Levels, but the current research has provided mixed results.Evidence suggests that men with higher libidos tend to masturbate more often, which certainly makes sense.What Happens When You Masturbate?Masturbation puts your body in a similar state as lovemaking. Blood pressure spikes and heartbeat speeds up. Some men experience an increase in prolactin. Testosterone Levels, on the other hand, remain relatively steady throughout the entire process.Men's health specialists believe that regular masturbation can boost your sex drive, but the current body of evidence is inconclusive as to whether masturbation has any long-term effects on Testosterone Levels.It's also unclear whether women experience any boost in … Read more »

Study Explores the Effects of Testosterone on Generosity


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

Video Download: Study Explores The Effects Of Testosterone On Generosity Video Stream: Study Explores The Effects Of Testosterone On Generosity Testosterone is well-understood as a hormone that increases strength and supports virility. Many people aren't so aware of the numerous ancillary effects of Testosterone, however. Testosterone has a substantial impact on psychological function. For example, it's well-documented that men with higher Testosterone Levels tend to be more competitive than others. There's also evidence that men with high Testosterone are more prone to aggression. By exploring the various effects of Testosterone upon the human mind, we can achieve new insights into our perceptions of masculinity and sexual difference. Chinese Study Studies Men's Brains When Asked to be Generous A new study conducted in China sought to examine the effect of Testosterone upon Generosity. This research was included in a recent edition of the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. Researchers worked with a group of seventy men from age 18-25. All participants volunteered for the study. For the study, volunteers were divided into two groups. Both groups had gel applied to the shoulders and upper arms. While one group of patients received a placebo gel, the other received a 150 … Read more »

Both High and Low Levels of Testosterone Correlate With Cardiovascular Issues in Men


Posted by Professor Anna Gray, Updated on May 5th, 2021

low testosterone associated with cardiovascular issues hypertension 300x200As men age, hormone levels tend to decline or become imbalanced. The majority of hormones tend to decrease, but occasionally levels are seen to be too high. For example, this includes testosterone, growth hormone, thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH), etc. All of these hormones (and more!) play essential roles in our bodies – roles that need to be continued if one wants to live a long and happy life. A hormone of major interest to most men is testosterone. Video Download: Both High And Low Levels Of Testosterone Correlate With Cardiovascular Issues In Men Video Stream: Both High And Low Levels Of Testosterone Correlate With Cardiovascular Issues In Men As men age, testosterone tends to decline by about 10% a decade after he reaches 30 years of age. Unfortunately, we are seeing low levels happening even earlier in men due to poor lifestyle choices and environmental factors, most likely. A recent study has found that if a man’s testosterone levels are out of balance, being too low or even too high, he is at increased risk for cardiovascular issues.Low Testosterone a Risk Marker for HypertensionThe results of a recent study, published in the Journal of the American Heart Association, demonstrated that … Read more »

Testosterone therapy — good idea or not? – Testosterone Prescription


Posted by Dr. Michael White, Updated on May 5th, 2021

testosterone blood test 300x199Unless you've been living in a cave, or under a rock, you've undoubtedly heard the term "Low-T" or seen an advertisement talking about how testosterone declines as men age and how the solution is undergoing testosterone replacement therapy (TRT). It promises an incredible allure: increased libido more muscle mass and strength, exploding energy levels to what they were in your youth, and a host of others. But is that the entire story? Does it come with health risks? Each birthday after 30 means a drop in testosterone levels by approximately 1%, and therefore 10% each decade. Do the math. By … Read more »