News Regarding Low Testosterone
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 […]
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 […]
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.
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 […]
Exciting results from a clinical trial of experimental testosterone hormone therapy on men with advanced treatment-resistant prostate cancer. Read more about the study conducted at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in Baltimore here.
According to a new study, testosterone replacement therapy (TRT) appears to be safe in hypogonadal prostate cancer patients who have had definitive treatment and in those on active surveillance. Read more at Urology Times.
Men with obesity who have low free testosterone or high estradiol levels are at elevated risk for insulin resistance or developing type 2 diabetes vs. normal-weight men or men with obesity and higher free testosterone levels. Click here for more information.
Long-term testosterone therapy (TT) in hypogonadal men improves urinary function and erectile function compared with untreated controls. To read more about the study’s findings, visit Urology Times.
In a retrospective study of medical records, researchers from Stanford University and the University of Pennsylvania concluded that lowering testosterone levels in men with prostate cancer could be associated with an increased risk of developing dementia. To read more about the findings, click here.
PINEVILLE, N.C., Aug. 17, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Low T Center, the leader in physician-led diagnosis and treatment of low testosterone, is expanding into North Carolina. The first North Carolina Low T Center is located on the outskirts of Charlotte, in nearby Pineville, NC with a second Charlotte location opening soon in Mooresville with Regional Medical Director, Dr. […]