Men who fear they are going through a 'manopause' could be at risk of problems in the bedroom
Middle-aged men who simply believe low testosterone will hit their libido could end up less interested in sex, study from the University of Sheffield reveals. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

What Causes Flushing?
Discussion Flushing is usually thought of as a benign condition such as blushing, but can be quite irritating if it is frequent or persistent (i.e. menopausal hot flashes) or even pathologic (i.e. malignancy). “Flushing is a subjective and sensation of warmth that is accompanied by reddening of the skin anywhere on the body but favors the face, neck, and upper torso…. Flushing can be broadly divided into episodic or persistent. Episodic flashing is mediated by the release of endogenous vasoactive mediators or medications, while persistent flushing result in a fixed facial erythema with telangiectasias and cyan...
Source: PediatricEducation.org - April 30, 2018 Category: Pediatrics Authors: pediatriceducationmin Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

Low testosterone levels linked to chronic diseases
Men with low testosterone levels are more likely to also have other chronic diseases, including arthritis, high blood pressure and type-2 diabetes, according to a study published inScientific Reports.Medical News Today (Source: Society for Endocrinology)
Source: Society for Endocrinology - April 23, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Men with low testosterone more likely to suffer multiple illnesses
Researchers at Michigan Medicine found that obesity and a lack of exercise could be causing testosterone levels to fall in more men aged under 40, which could expose them to chronic illness. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 19, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

High Risk of Hypogonadism in Young Male Cancer Survivors High Risk of Hypogonadism in Young Male Cancer Survivors
A new study finds that male survivors of testicular or childhood cancer may realize a greater likelihood of developing hypogonadism, highlighting the importance of long-term follow-up for these men.Clinical Endocrinology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - April 9, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology Journal Article Source Type: news

Health Tip: Understanding Testosterone Treatment
-- The hormone testosterone is responsible for male characteristics such as facial and body hair, muscle development, regulating sex drive, sperm production and bone health. Low testosterone can result in loss of hair and muscle, mood changes, less... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - March 27, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Anakinra Boosts Testosterone Levels in Obese Hypogonadal Men Anakinra Boosts Testosterone Levels in Obese Hypogonadal Men
Targeting chronic inflammation may be a novel approach to treating hypogonadism and possibly reducing cardiovascular risk in men with metabolic syndrome.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - March 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

New Testosterone Treatment Guidelines'Useful But Not Gospel'New Testosterone Treatment Guidelines'Useful But Not Gospel '
A new clinical practice guideline on the use of testosterone therapy in men with hypogonadism from the Endocrine Society provided for a lively debate at ENDO 2018.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - March 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Experts issue recommendations to improve testosterone prescribing practices
(The Endocrine Society) New scientific evidence has strengthened the case for reserving testosterone therapy for well-documented cases of hypogonadism, a condition where the body does not produce enough testosterone, Endocrine Society experts concluded in an updated Clinical Practice Guideline released today. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - March 17, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Co-occurrence of Testosterone Deficiency and Body Fatness Co-occurrence of Testosterone Deficiency and Body Fatness
A combination of low testosterone and obesity may increase the risk of mortality among men, a new study reports.Clinical Endocrinology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - February 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology Journal Article Source Type: news

Low testosterone linked to this deficiency …
Without the sun, none of us would be here. After all, we evolved to live under the sun. But many of us are trained to believe the sun is your deadly enemy. Every day doctors warn you to stay out of the sun. And if you do go out, they want you to slather your skin with toxic sunscreen. Their 30-year-old campaign has been very successful. So successful, that people today are extremely deficient in vitamin D. In fact, a new clinical review shows that nearly a billion people across the globe are vitamin D deficient.1 And low vitamin D is a surefire path to chronic disease, early death — and low testosterone. Almost every...
Source: Al Sears, MD Natural Remedies - January 17, 2018 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Cathy Card Tags: Men's Health Nutrition a sagging sex drive chronic disease deficiency early death low T low testosterone. man boobs no energy trouble sleeping vitamin weight gain Source Type: news

EndoBreak: Painkiller Hypogonadism; Food Undercuts Breast CA Tx; Obesity as Disability?
(MedPage Today) -- News and commentary from the endocrinology world (Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology)
Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology - January 12, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Lipocine Announces Outcome of FDA Advisory Committee Meeting for Tlando, Testosterone Replacement Therapy in Adult Males with Hypogonadism
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah, Jan. 10, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Lipocine Inc. (NASDAQ: LPCN), a specialty pharmaceutical company, today announced that the Bone, Reproductive and Urologic Drugs Advisory Committee ( " BRUDAC " ) of the U.S. Food and Drug... (Source: Drugs.com - New Drug Applications)
Source: Drugs.com - New Drug Applications - January 10, 2018 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Testosterone Therapy and PCa Risk in Hypogonadal Men Testosterone Therapy and PCa Risk in Hypogonadal Men
Dr Chodak reviews a'provocative'study on the risk for prostate cancer in men receiving testosterone therapy for hypogonadism.Medscape Urology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - December 27, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Urology Commentary Source Type: news

FDA Drug Safety Communication: FDA cautions about using testosterone products for low testosterone due to aging; requires labeling change to inform of possible increased risk of heart attack and stroke with use
[03-03-2015] The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) cautions that prescription testosterone products are approved only for men who have low testosterone levels caused by certain medical conditions. (Source: FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research - What's New)
Source: FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research - What's New - December 11, 2017 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Low testosterone levels linked to lower prostate cancer risk
According to a study, presented at the National Cancer Research Institute Cancer Conference, men with lower testosterone levels are less likely to develop prostate cancer. Independent  (Source: Society for Endocrinology)
Source: Society for Endocrinology - November 10, 2017 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Men with low testosterone less likely to have prostate cancer
New study findings confirm the so-called androgen receptor saturation theory and may help to reduce prostate cancer risk in the future. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 6, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Prostate / Prostate Cancer Source Type: news

How low testosterone levels can cut prostate cancer risk
The discovery could lead to new methods of treatment by reducing the hormone. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 4, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Low testosterone in women: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute
Low testosterone or low-T is typically thought of as a male issue. ?But in this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Stephanie Faubion says women can also experience symptoms related to low testosterone levels. To listen, click the link below. Low Testosterone in Women (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - November 3, 2017 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Aytu BioScience Provides Quarterly Update on the Natesto(R) U.S. Launch
ENGLEWOOD, Colo., Oct. 26, 2017 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Aytu BioScience, Inc. (NASDAQ: AYTU), a specialty life sciences company focused on global commercialization of novel products in the field of urology, today provided an update on... Biopharmaceuticals, Drug Delivery, Product Launch Aytu BioScience, Natesto, testosterone, low testosterone (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - October 26, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Prostate problem? Take 2 nuts
By age 60, you have a 50/50 chance of having a clinically enlarged prostate. And it only gets worse every year. When your prostate isn’t functioning properly, it’s hard to enjoy life. Traditional doctors give you two choices. Go under the knife or you take Big Pharma’s drugs. Either way, you have a good chance of ending up with your manhood on the line… If you have surgery, there’s a big risk you’ll be saying goodbye to your sex life for good. The rate of impotence is a shocking 50 to 60% after prostate surgery.1 Big Pharma’s meds to shrink your prostate are no better. These sy...
Source: Al Sears, MD Natural Remedies - October 19, 2017 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Cathy Card Tags: Anti-Aging Source Type: news

Calcium Essential to Limit Osteoporosis but Avoid Excess, Say Europeans Calcium Essential to Limit Osteoporosis but Avoid Excess, Say Europeans
Calcium levels of 700-1200 mg/day are recommended in postmenopausal women, but excessive doses could be harmful, highlights a new clinical guide from the European Menopause and Andropause Society.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - October 19, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Colorado 'sexual wellness' firm moving to bigger exchange after stock split
An Arapahoe County company that specializes in treating low testosterone in men and diagnosing male infertility is moving its shares to the Nasdaq stock exchange. Aytu BioScience Inc., which engineered a 1-for-20 reverse split in August in an effort to make the move from the over-the-counter bulletin board exchange, said its shares ("AYTU") will begin trading on the Nasdaq exchange on Friday. "To augment our operational progress, we believe that listing on Nasdaq will help the company further diversify… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - October 18, 2017 Category: American Health Authors: Ben Miller Source Type: news

CME: Can You Trust What You Read? CME: Can You Trust What You Read?
A review of accredited educational programs on hypogonadism turned up some common themes, including those not supported by the evidence.Medscape Internal Medicine (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 12, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Internal Medicine Expert Interview Source Type: news

Calcium in the prevention of postmenopausal osteoporosis: EMAS Clinical Guide
(Elsevier) Osteoporosis is common and affects 1 in 3 women. Calcium is vital for strong healthy bones and worldwide scientific societies have issued guidance about the daily requirements from childhood to old age. The European Menopause and Andropause Society (EMAS) has issued a new clinical guide with the aim of raising awareness of the importance of calcium in lowering the risk of osteoporosis. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - October 12, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Low Testosterone (Low T) Quiz: Test Your IQ of Men's Conditions
Title: Low Testosterone (Low T) Quiz: Test Your IQ of Men's ConditionsCategory: MedicineNet QuizCreated: 9/19/2012 12:29:00 PMLast Editorial Review: 9/20/2017 12:43:07 PM (Source: MedicineNet Mens Health General)
Source: MedicineNet Mens Health General - September 20, 2017 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Lipocine Resubmits NDA for Its Oral Testosterone Product Candidate, LPCN 1021, for Treatment of Hypogonadism
SALT LAKE CITY, Aug. 09, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Lipocine Inc. (NASDAQ:LPCN), a specialty pharmaceutical company, today announced the resubmission of a New Drug Application ( " NDA " ) for LPCN 1021, its oral testosterone product candidate for... (Source: Drugs.com - New Drug Applications)
Source: Drugs.com - New Drug Applications - August 9, 2017 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Testosterone Replacement Gel Therapy for Male Hypogonadism Testosterone Replacement Gel Therapy for Male Hypogonadism
This novel testosterone gel formulation may be an effective new treatment option for hypogonadal men.Endocrine Practice (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - July 14, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology Journal Article Source Type: news

Testosterone Priming to Differentiate CDP from IHH Testosterone Priming to Differentiate CDP from IHH
Could testosterone priming before testing help differentiate between constitutional delay in puberty and isolated hypogonadotropic hypogonadism?Clinical Endocrinology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - June 16, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology Journal Article Source Type: news

Hypogonadism Common in Testicular Cancer Survivors Hypogonadism Common in Testicular Cancer Survivors
Survivors of testicular cancer are at risk for low testosterone, which in turn puts them at risk for a wide range of chronic health problems.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - June 2, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

Many Testicular Cancer Survivors May Have Undiagnosed Hypogonadism
A new study is suggesting that a high percentage of testicular cancer survivors may suffer from hypogonadism. (Source: CancerNetwork)
Source: CancerNetwork - June 2, 2017 Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: John Schieszer Tags: Conferences/ASCO News Testicular Cancer Source Type: news

Incontinence Tied to Low Testosterone in Women Incontinence Tied to Low Testosterone in Women
Women with the lowest levels of serum testosterone were significantly more likely to have incontinence associated with weak pelvic floor musculature, new research shows.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - May 18, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Urology News Source Type: news

Holistic Management of Functional Hypogonadism in Older Men Holistic Management of Functional Hypogonadism in Older Men
Learn more about the holistic interventions that may help improve testosterone levels in older and middle-aged men with functional hypogonadism.Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - May 16, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology Journal Article Source Type: news

Testosterone replacement lowers cardiovascular disease risk in secondary hypogonadism
Testosterone replacement therapy may lower the risk for myocardial infarction, stroke and all-cause mortality in men with secondary hypogonadism, according to research presented at the Annual Scientific and Clinical Congress.Healio (Source: Society for Endocrinology)
Source: Society for Endocrinology - May 8, 2017 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Pituitary-testis axis function may improve with GnRH
Men with hypogonadotropic hypogonadism caused by congenital combined pituitary hormone deficiency may see an increase in testosterone levels using gonadotropin-releasing hormone therapy, according to new research.Healio (Source: Society for Endocrinology)
Source: Society for Endocrinology - April 11, 2017 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Impaired Bone Structure Seen in Men With Hypogonadism and Diabetes Impaired Bone Structure Seen in Men With Hypogonadism and Diabetes
Men with hypogonadism and type 2 diabetes have poor bone geometry and suppressed bone turnover, according to a new study.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - March 28, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Medscape Today News Source Type: news

' Low T' Television Ads Linked to Surge in Testosterone Use'Low T' Television Ads Linked to Surge in Testosterone Use
Men who see more ads for low testosterone or"low T" on local television channels may be more likely to seek tests or treatments to boost their levels of the hormone, a U.S. study suggests.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines)
Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines - March 22, 2017 Category: Endocrinology Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

‘Low T’ television ads linked to surge in testosterone use
Men who see more ads for low testosterone or"low T" on local television channels may be more likely to seek tests or treatments to boost their levels of the hormone, a study inJAMAsuggests.Reuters (Source: Society for Endocrinology)
Source: Society for Endocrinology - March 22, 2017 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

‘Low T’ television ads linked to surge in testosterone use
(Reuters Health) - - Men who see more ads for low testosterone or "low T" on local television channels may be more likely to seek tests or treatments to boost their levels of the hormone, a U.S. study suggests. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - March 21, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Ads for low-testosterone treatments benefit sales but not necessarily health
(University of California - Davis Health System) Direct-to-consumer advertising for drugs to treat testosterone deficiency -- or 'low T' -- increases prescriptions to men for hormone-replacement therapies but may not improve their health, UC Davis physician Richard Kravitz said in an editorial published in the March 21 issue of the Journal of the American Medical Association. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - March 21, 2017 Category: Global & Universal Source Type: news

Long, Intense Exercise Linked To Lower Libido In Men
(Reuters Health) ― Men who routinely do unusually intense or long workouts may be less likely to have a normal libido than their peers who don’t work out so hard, a recent study suggests.Even though being overweight and sedentary has long been tied to low sex drive, or libido, some previous research has also linked endurance workouts like marathon training or long distance cycling to reduced levels of the male sex hormone testosterone and lower libido.For the current study, researchers examined survey data on exercise habits and libido for 1,077 healthy men. Compared to men with the most intense exercise regimens, ...
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - March 17, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Bone Density, Anemia Improve With Testosterone in Low-T Men Bone Density, Anemia Improve With Testosterone in Low-T Men
The latest results of the T Trials show testosterone increases bone density and strength and raises hemoglobin levels, correcting anemia, in men over 65 with hypogonadism. New cardiovascular data are reassuring.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines)
Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines - February 23, 2017 Category: Endocrinology Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Testosterone replacement for men 'trade-off with risks'
Society member, Dr Channa Jayasena comments onJAMAandJAMA Internal Medicine studies that suggest older men with low testosterone levels may benefit from hormone treatment for healthy bones but that it may increase their risk of heart problems.BBC News (Source: Society for Endocrinology)
Source: Society for Endocrinology - February 23, 2017 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Testosterone treatment improves bone density and anemia, may lead to cardiac risk
Testosterone treatment improved bone density and anemia for men over 65 with unequivocally low testosterone, a new study has concluded. However, testosterone treatment did not improve cognitive function, and it increased the amount of plaque buildup in participants'coronary arteries. (Source: ScienceDaily Headlines)
Source: ScienceDaily Headlines - February 21, 2017 Category: Science Source Type: news

Testosterone therapy's benefits and risks
Testosterone therapy, when used by men over age 65 who have low testosterone levels, offers some health benefits but also poses potential risks, suggests a roundup of five new studies in the Journal of American Medicine and JAMA Internal Medicine. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - February 21, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Benefits of testosterone therapy in older men are mixed
Older men with low testosterone levels showed improved bone density and strength, as well as reduced anemia, after one year of testosterone therapy, according to a new study conducted at Yale and other sites. The therapy had no impact on cognitive function, however, and may worsen plaque in coronary arteries, said the researchers. (Source: Yale Science and Health News)
Source: Yale Science and Health News - February 21, 2017 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: Yale News Source Type: news

Testosterone treatment improves bone density, anemia in men over 65
(LA BioMed) Research published today found testosterone treatment improved bone density and anemia for men over 65 with low testosterone. But the treatment didn't improve patients' cognitive function, and it increased the amount of plaque buildup in participants' coronary arteries. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - February 21, 2017 Category: Global & Universal Source Type: news

Testicular Growth and Spermatogenesis in Hypogonadism Testicular Growth and Spermatogenesis in Hypogonadism
Combined treatment with hCG and rFSH may help induce testicular growth and spermatogenesis among boys and adolescents with hypogonadotropic hypogonadism.Clinical Endocrinology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - February 15, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology Journal Article Source Type: news

Testosterone therapy may protect against cardiovascular disease
Amy WallaceFeb. 13 (UPI) -- A new study has found that long-term therapy to treat low testosterone in men may also lower the risk of cardiovascular disease. (Source: Health News - UPI.com)
Source: Health News - UPI.com - February 13, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Low Testosterone (Low-T) Causes
Title: Low Testosterone (Low-T) CausesCategory: Doctor's& Expert's views on SymptomsCreated: 7/16/2013 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 2/13/2017 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Mens Health General)
Source: MedicineNet Mens Health General - February 13, 2017 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news