Researchers conducted a new study to determine the positive and negative effects of testosterone replacement therapy on elderly men who have pre-existing coronary artery disease and low testosterone levels.
According to a recent study, the Testosterone Trials, conducted at the University of Pennsylvania, testosterone replacements can benefit men 65 years and older.
A new study has emerged indicating that testosterone therapy may also decrease the risk of heart disease and stroke in men.
Not only can replenishing testosterone levels help older men feel more youthful, it can actually decrease their risk of cardiovascular disease and death.
Although estrogen is known as a female hormone, this chemical also plays a role in men’s health.
A recent study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) about the possible dangers of testosterone therapy is flawed, according to a review by Life Extension.
Researchers have found that men who suffer from metabolic syndrome, who face a greater likelihood of diabetes and heart disease, could potentially benefit from testosterone replacement therapy.
Men who experience heart failure are more likely to develop this issue earlier on in life, as cardiac issues can impair the function of endocrine glands that govern hormone production.
If you’re a male and have noticed that you don’t have the same amount of energy, or that your regular workouts don’t cut away at that flab the way they used to, then you could be feeling the effects of this shift yourself.
Currently, two million Americans suffer from rheumatoid arthritis, most of whom are women. However, men are also at risk for this painful condition.