News Regarding Low Testosterone

Testosterone Therapy May Protect Against Cardiovascular Disease

This was posted on February 14, 2017 in categories News, Uncategorized

Long-term therapy to treat testosterone deficiency in men may also lower the risk of cardiovascular disease, according to a new study from Boston University Medical Center. To read more about the findings of the study, visit UPI.com.

Low Testosterone & Diabetes Risk

This was posted on February 14, 2017 in category News

Men with low testosterone at a greater risk for developing type 2 diabetes. Researchers at Tulane University have, for the first time, identified how testosterone helps men regulate blood sugar by triggering key signaling mechanisms in islets. The findings of this study could help identify new treatments for type 2 diabetes in the large number […]

Study Establishes Harmonized Reference Ranges for Testosterone in Men

This was posted on January 11, 2017 in categories News, Uncategorized

A new study published in the Endocrine Society’s Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism indicates that a study of over 9,000 men has defined normal ranges for testosterone levels in men. When applied to appropriately calibrated assays, the reference ranges will enable clinicians to make a correct diagnosis of hypogonadism. To read more about the […]

Testosterone Supplementation Can Reduce Heart Attack and Stroke Risk

This was posted on January 3, 2017 in category News

A new multi-year study from the Intermountain Medical Center Heart Institute in Salt Lake City shows that using testosterone replacement therapy (TRT) to increase testosterone to normal levels in androgen-deficient men doesn’t increase their risk of a serious heart attack or stroke. Testosterone therapy helped elderly men with low testosterone levels and pre-existing coronary artery […]

Taking Testosterone While Dieting May Help Lose Fat, Not Muscle

This was posted on January 3, 2017 in category News

In middle-aged obese men, losing weight while dieting normally depletes both fat and muscle; however, new research suggests that adding testosterone treatment may help them lose only fat and retain their muscle. To read more about the study, click here.

Testosterone Therapy May Benefit Older Men

This was posted on January 3, 2017 in categories Articles, News

As they age, men often produce less testosterone than they did in their youth. Men with low testosterone levels may have the following symptoms: fatigue, decreased sexual desire, and difficulty walking. To see if testosterone replacement therapy (TRT) is beneficial in easing such symptoms, NIH started a series of studies called the Testosterone Trials. The […]