What is Testosterone Replacement Therapy (TRT) What is testosterone replacement therapy? Watch this video introduction to learn all about testosterone replacement therapy and how it can change your life. We find that many of our clients wonder, “What is testosterone therapy and why is it so popular?” Well, it’s popular for a reason, and it’s changing the lives of millions.
Testosterone Replacement Therapy (TRT) 101 This video is a rapid fire explanation of testosterone replacement therapy (TRT). It will provide a great foundation for those seeking to learn more about Low T treatments like testosterone gels, pellets, or injections.
Testosterone Deficiency Symptoms—Low T Watch this video to learn all the testosterone deficiency symptoms, which come in a wide variety and differ between men and women. The signs and symptoms of low testosterone can be hard to spot, and they manifest differently for different patients.
What Is Considered Low Testosterone? Many of our patients ask us the same question: what is considered low testosterone? We follow stringent standards set down by the medical community, we understand why you might be confused—not every clinic follows these standards.
Why You Shouldn't Be Worried About Testosterone Replacement Side Effects Although testosterone replacement therapy is a safe and effective treatment for the vast majority, some patients still experience a few side effects from testosterone replacement during treatment. Any quality medical provider of testosterone therapy should be monitoring you closely for potential testosterone replacement side effects.
The Most Effective Testosterone Replacement Options On The Market You’ve probably heard the myth that “bioidentical hormones” are somehow superior to other testosterone replacement options — this is simply untrue. Where bioidentical hormones do offer better therapy when it comes to female hormone replacement, there is no benefit when it comes to testosterone.
How Long Does It Take For Low Testosterone Treatment (TRT) To Work? We are frequently asked how long patients will have to wait before they start feeling better after starting testosterone replacement therapy. The best answer can get a little complicated, but there are definitely some factors that we have identified which help to predict success. Read More
Testosterone and Prostate Cancer — The Real Story Testosterone and prostate cancer have long been linked, and when I say long I mean since the 1940’s. This myth that testosterone therapy somehow increases the risk for prostate cancer has lingered for years, despite the growing body of evidence to suggest otherwise (see here and here and here for just a few articles on the subject). Read More
Testosterone And Diabetes And The Surprising Role Of Fat Tissue Testosterone and diabetes are not necessarily words you would associate with each other. When you think of testosterone, you’re probably thinking of its positive effects. Testosterone is associated with leanness, masculinity, and strength. Diabetes, on the other hand, has connotations that are decidedly more negative. Read More
What Does Low Testosterone Mean? The Definitive Guide We get these questions all the time: “What does low testosterone mean? Is there a specific level that shows I have low testosterone? What is the definition of low testosterone? What does low testosterone mean from a symptomatic standpoint?” You’re probably here because you have the same question yourself. Read More
7 Symptoms of Low Testosterone in Women Testosterone is a hormone that is generally considered to be important for men, but did you know it is also a vital hormone for women to maintain a high quality of life? The symptoms of low testosterone in women are often passed off as just part of getting older, but they shouldn’t be. If you’re experiencing any of these common symptoms, it may be time to consult with a medical professional who can check your hormone levels and help you determine the best course of action. Read More
4 Causes of High Testosterone in Women There are many causes of high testosterone in women, and the symptoms of high testosterone levels can be just as debilitating as low testosterone levels. However, men and women usually come to us because they have low testosterone. For women, low testosterone can be a nightmare. Fatigue, low sex drive, weight gain—all these and more can be debilitating for women suffering from low testosterone. Women can have low testosterone for many different reasons, and getting those levels back to a normal level can turn their lives around. Read More
The Side Effects of Too Much Testosterone – A Patient’s Perspective If you’ve listened to the radio, picked up a fitness magazine, or simply talked to some guys at the gym, there’s a good chance you’ve heard of Testosterone Replacement Therapy. It’s out in the public eye, and with good reason! More energy, better libido, fewer aches and pains, less body fat, more muscle… who doesn’t want that? Read More
How Does Testosterone Replacement Therapy (TRT) Affect Fertility? Testosterone replacement therapy (TRT) can help men with low testosterone to have more energy, focus more easily, lose weight and build muscle, but what is the effect of TRT on fertility. There are some side effects that men considering this type of therapy need to take into account. In particular, men who want to have children in the future need to be aware of the possibility of TRT suppressing their fertility. Read More
Low T FAQ: Is Testosterone The Reason I am Balding? If you are currently receiving testosterone replacement therapy (TRT), or are considering this type of treatment for low testosterone, then you might be concerned about the potential effects of testosterone on your hair. One of the most common low testosterone myths is that too much testosterone can cause balding. However, the evidence shows that whether or not you will go bald is actually determined by your genes. Read More
Side Effects of Testosterone Replacement Therapy (TRT) As with any medical intervention, the benefits of Low T therapy must be weighed against the potential risk of adverse reactions or side effects of testosterone replacement therapy. Just as Paracelsus says in the quote above, whether testosterone replacement creates a poisonous or beneficial environment is largely dependent upon how the medication is delivered and dosed. Read More