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Other Hormones

Your Thyroid and Low Testosterone — What’s the Connection?

female doctor touching the throat of a patient in the office — thyroid and low testosterone

Let’s discuss the relationship between men’s thyroid and low testosterone, particularly hypothyroidism and how testosterone replacement therapy could improve your health, feelings of wellbeing, and quality of life. (It’s important to note that the symptoms of hypothyroidism differ between men and women — this article specifically addresses male hypothyroidism and Low T, but you can…

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hCG and Pregnancy

hCG and pregnancy are closely related — woman looking at hCG-based pregnancy test

hCG, or human chorionic gonadotropin, is a hormone closely associated with fertility and pregnancy — in fact, hCG and pregnancy have long been associated, so much so that the first home pregnancy tests, developed in the 1960s, were developed to test for hCG levels. Though levels of hCG in pregnancy can vary significantly from person to…

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hCG and Male Fertility

hCG, male fertility. Upset woman is looking in pregnancy test. Frustrated man is sitting next to her.

Let’s talk about hCG and male fertility. As a treatment for low sperm count, hCG is surprisingly effective in a wide variety of situations. The main benefit of hCG is that, generally speaking, it can restore fertility in men who suffer from a low sperm count, but it cannot help men who may have fertility…

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Low Estrogen — Weight Gain After Menopause

Low estrogen and weight gain — measuring tape on a scale

Low estrogen and weight gain are definitely associated with each other (for women, anyway). (By the way, if you want to learn more about the symptoms of low estrogen in men, read our article here.) For most women who have normal estrogen levels throughout life, this doesn’t really become an area of concern until menopause…

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