CATEGORY: Low T
  • Low Testosterone Levels Can Lead To Type 2 Diabetes According To Research

    A new study that could lead to a possible breakthrough in treating type 2 diabetes was revealed and is linked to the testosterone levels of men. Researchers found that testosterone can help the body to regulate blood sugar. The testosterone triggers a key signaling mechanism in a cluster of cells within the pancreas where insulin […]

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  • Irritable Male Syndrome: Mood Swings in Andropause

      Everyone in San Diego is familiar with Pre-Menstrual Syndrome in women, or PMS. The hormone fluctuations experienced during a woman’s menstrual cycle can make her moody and irritable before her period. New research is showing that men may experience something quite similar: Irritable Male Syndrome, or IMS. Moody Men Irritability in men has been […]

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  • Effects of Testosterone Treatment in Older Men

    Testosterone decreases as men age. It is well known that decreased testosterone levels decreases mobility and sex drive1. The purpose of this study was to see the difference in mobility, overall vitality, and sex drive in men taking testosterone vs those with a placebo. Seven double-blind placebo controlled trials were performed at 12 sites. Sexual […]

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  • 10 warning signs of low testosterone men should never ignore

    If your sex drive isn’t as strong as it used to be, you can’t focus at work or you’re tired all the time, low testosterone could be to blame. Approximately 4 out of 10 men over age 45 have low testosterone, according to the Urology Care Foundation. Although it can affect your sex life, some […]

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  • Low Testosterone Predicts Mortality in Advanced Liver Disease

    For men with advanced liver disease, sarcopenia and low testosterone predict mortality, with better prediction for low testosterone, according to a study published in the March issue of the Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology. Both low testosterone, sarcopenia tied to increased mortality; low testosterone is better predictor TUESDAY, March 8, 2016 (HealthDay News) — For […]

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  • Low Testosterone May Be Risk Factor for Prostate Cancer Detection

    Low testosterone levels predict an increased likelihood of high-grade prostate cancer being found as a result of a prostate biopsy, new findings suggest. A team led by Hyeon Jeong, MD, of Seoul Metropolitan Government Seoul National University, retrospectively studied 681 men who underwent an initial 12-core transrectal prostate biopsy. Of these, 86 had low testosterone levels […]

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  • Low-T Treatments: Doctor Reveals Which Type Is Best

    Many men using testosterone prefer to use creams, gels, or skin patches because of convenience. But a top researcher tells Newsmax Health that the injectable form of low-T therapy is often safer and more effective. Prescriptions for testosterone have tripled over the past decade, as older men are increasingly turning to the hormone to boost […]

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  • Men with borderline testosterone levels have higher rates of depression, new research finds

    Men with borderline testosterone levels have higher rates of depression and depressive symptoms than the general population, new research finds. The results will be presented Saturday, March 7, at ENDO 2015, the annual meeting of the Endocrine Society in San Diego. “Over half of men referred for borderline testosterone levels have depression. This study found […]

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  • Long-term T therapy shows no prostate cancer risk

    Long-term testosterone therapy in hypogonadal men appears to be safe and does not increase the risk of prostate cancer, according to a newly published analysis of three patient registries. “Although considerable evidence exists indicating no relationship between testosterone and increased risk of developing PCa, decades of physician training with the notion that testosterone is fuel […]

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  • 5 Signs You Should Have Your Testosterone Levels Checked

    Needing to shave less frequently is one symptom that your testosterone levels may be low. But don’t rush to take extra T without getting the right tests, experts say. (Jose Luis Pelaez, Inc./Blend Images/Corbis) Unless you have a flawless spam filter, you’ve likely received at least one email warning you about the alleged dangers of […]

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