Category Archives: Testosterone Information

What is Testosterone? What does Testosterone do? Find on

Posted by Dr. Michael White, Updated on June 3rd, 2019

Testosterone is the main sex hormone that men have. It controls male physical features. The testes (testicles) make testosterone. Women have testosterone too, but in much smaller amounts than in men. Testosterone helps bring on the physical changes that turn a boy into a man. This time of life is called puberty. Changes include Men also need normal amounts of this hormone to make sperm and be able to have children. The brain and pituitary gland, a small gland at the base of the brain (see image below), control production of testosterone by the testes. From there, testosterone moves through … Read more »

Deer Antler, HGH and Testosterone: Tim on Scott and BR Radio Show – Video

Posted by Dr. Michael White, Updated on May 16th, 2019

Deer Antler, HGH and Testosterone: Tim on Scott and BR Radio Show Tim is on the Scott and BR show on XX1090 Sports Talk Radio discussing deer antler in the NFL. Tim describes how deer antler velvet can affect HGH and Testosterone levels in the human body and whether deer antler is a safe herbal supplement instead of steroids or synthetic HGH. … Read more » Offers Tips for Improving Testosterone Levels Naturally

Posted by Dr. Michael White, Updated on April 23rd, 2019

Recent medical research confirms testosterone levels in men have dropped significantly in recent years due to rising estrogen levels in males. provides some insight to many natural methods men can use to improve testosterone levels without medication by simply reducing estrogen producing factors. (PRWEB) March 09, 2012 Scientific research in recent years has confirmed that the testosterone and sperm count levels in men have steadily decreased in the past 50 years worldwide. Whether due to diet, exercise or other mitigating factors, many men have sought out medication to increase testosterone levels and improve sexual drive and function. However, low … Read more »

Low T – My life was falling apart because I had low testosterone

Posted by Dr. Michael White, Updated on April 16th, 2019

low testosterone diagnosis 300x200Low T Story I stood next to my bags on the sidewalk, looking down at the ground. Humiliated and confused. As my parents pulled up in front of my dormitory, I picked up my stuff and carried it over to the truck, shuffling awkwardly from the exertion as 30 lbs of foreign body fat tried to squeeze its way out of my clothes. I smelled funny, I was a sweaty, an anxious mess, and I had no idea what was wrong. 24 hours earlier, my academic dean explained to me how medical leave works. You simply take a year off … Read more »

What Is Testosterone AndroGel

Posted by Dr. Michael White, Updated on April 2nd, 2019

androgelAndroGel can transfer from your body to others. This can happen if other people come into contact with the area where AndroGel was applied. Signs of puberty that are not expected have happened in young children who were accidentally exposed to testosterone through skin-to-skin contact with men using topical testosterone products like AndroGel. Women and children should avoid contact with the unwashed or unclothed area where AndroGel has been applied. If a woman or child makes contact with the AndroGel application area, the contact area on the woman or child should be washed well with soap and water right away. … Read more »

How long does it take for Testosterone replacement treatments and therapy to work?

Posted by Dr. Michael White, Updated on April 2nd, 2019

smiling doctor with crossed arms 300x194Testosterone: How long does it take to see benefits? Frequently some of the most common questions our endocrinologists get asked by our new patients about testosterone cream, gel or shots are: 1. How long does testosterone therapy take to work? 2. When will I start feeling better? 3. How soon can I expect to see results? 4. How much time does testosterone take to see the benefits? The short answer is most patients notice changes in how they feel on the inside within one or two weeks, but that doesn't always apply to everyone because of the physical differences in people. The physiology of each … Read more »

Aiden | 5 days on Androderm (Testosterone Patch) and warning on Androderm placement – Video

Posted by Dr. Michael White, Updated on December 29th, 2018

Aiden | 5 days on Androderm patch (Testosterone patch) and warning on Androderm placement Havn't noticed much of a change except for I feel like there is like a lump in my throat which I assume is the beginning of my voice changing. Updating on Thrursday for one week video! 🙂 HAPPY EARLY THANKSGIVING!From:Aiden SmithViews:7 0ratingsTime:04:01More inPeople Blogs Visit link: Aiden | 5 days on Androderm (Testosterone Patch) and warning on Androderm placement - Video … Read more »

Tribulus Terrestris Review Does It Raise Testosterone or …

Posted by Dr. Michael White, Updated on November 25th, 2018

I like to surf around at various health and fitness websites because it not only lets me help answer peoples questions but it also allows me get an idea of what people are curious about. Over the last several months Ive been noticing online chatter about Tribulus terrestris as a testosterone booster. I was a little surprised because tribulus terrestris was big in the early 1900s and then fell out of favor when people realized it didnt work. But maybe things have changed since I last reviewed the research so let me now take a fresh look at the tribulus … Read more »

Boosting testosterone levels (First of two parts)

Posted by Dr. Michael White, Updated on November 25th, 2018

DEAR Dr. Fritz, Just call me Kenneth. Ive 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 which 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 »

What is testosterone?

Posted by Dr. Michael White, Updated on November 25th, 2018

FEATURE Testosterone is the most important androgen (male sex hormone) in men and it is needed for normal reproductive and sexual function. It is important for the physical changes that happen during male puberty, such as development of the penis and testes, and for the features typical of adult men such as facial and body hair. Testosterone also acts on cells in the testes to make sperm. It is also important for overall good health. It helps the growth of bones and muscles, and it affects mood, libido (sex drive) and certain aspects of mental ability. How is testosterone production … Read more »