10 Effects of Low Testosterone

9 Signs of Low Testosterone

Are you feeling less manly? You might have less testosterone… It is natural for men to have less testosterone as they get older. It impacts your life in various ways. It might even reach a point where you decide to buy a motorcycle or a sports car to try and prove your manliness. How do…

What to Expect During Male Menopause

What to Expect During Male Menopause

We all know a lot about female menopause, but what about men and their version of it? Just like women, men also go through some natural hormonal changes as they age. However, in women the drop in estrogen might happen a bit more suddenly than the drop in testosterone for men. This change in hormones…

The Role of Testosterone Levels in Depression

The Role of Testosterone Levels in Depression

Changes in hormones, especially the sex hormones, can have devastating physical and emotional effects on both men and women. We take the example of menopause in women, where fluctuating hormone levels can cause severe mood swings, emotional breakdowns, and even depression. The common misconception is that this only happens to women, while the truth is…

Andropause: Dealing with Low Testosterone

Andropause: Dealing with Low Testosterone

In essence, Andropause is the term used for “male menopause”, or “man-opause”. It is called this because it is something that happens to most men as they get older, and may have several symptoms that are similar to those which women experience during menopause. Andropause is what happens when a man’s body starts producing less…

Why Older Men Need a Testosterone Boost

Why Older Men Need a Testosterone Boost

Testosterone is probably the most important hormone to men. It is needed for things like bone density, red blood cell production, sperm production and sex drive, and of course – muscle mass. As young adults, men are packed-full of testosterone, but after the age of 30, testosterone levels slowly start to go down. This might…

Dealing With Low Testosterone Levels

Dealing With Low Testosterone Levels

Testosterone is the hormone that makes a man, a man. If it wasn’t for this, you wouldn’t have a big woolly beard or sculpted muscles. And your voice would probably sound like that of a 10 year old girl. Unfortunately we are not like a good bottle of scotch that becomes better with age. Over…

Why older men need extra testosterone

Why older men need extra testosterone

Testosterone is the male sex hormone, produced primarily in the testicles. Testosterone is important for: Maintaining bone density Fat distribution Building muscle strength and mass Increased red blood cell production Sex drive Sperm production It is clear that testosterone plays a big role in the male body, but as you age testosterone levels slowly start…