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TRT May Help Patients with Type 2 Diabetes
Many men use testosterone replacement therapy (TRT) to help with symptoms of low testosterone. In addition, about one-third of men with low testosterone levels also have type 2 diabetes. New research suggests that TRT may also have positive effects for those with type 2 diabetes and low testosterone levels. Some even achieved remission for their […]
TRT May Help Men with COPD
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is predicted to be the third-leading cause of death worldwide by 2030. COPD is an inflammatory lung disease that reduces air flow in the lungs. However, TRT may help men who have COPD. COPD is a serious disease that can have lasting impacts on your health. First, it’s important to […]
Is Testosterone Replacement Therapy the Same as Steroids?
When you think of testosterone, what comes to mind? Many think of unnaturally large muscles and aggressive behavior. However, this generally isn’t an accurate picture of this hormone. Many people view testosterone this way due to illegal anabolic steroid use. Testosterone replacement therapy can help men with low testosterone who experience symptoms like low libido, […]
Testosterone Replacement Therapy & Bone Strength
Recent research suggests that testosterone replacement therapy may help hypogonadal men maintain bone strength as they age. Many of us associate bone density issues and osteoporosis with women. However, an estimated one to two million men in the U.S. have osteoporosis. Another eight to thirteen million estimated men experience low bone mass. Low testosterone is […]