Testosterone is a hormone that is found in both men and women, but men have more while it is found less in women. Testosterone is often associated with one individual’s sex life, but it also affects bone, the production of red blood cell, the way men store fat in the body and muscle mass.
The levels of testosterone have a great impact on a man life, including a man’s physical and mental health. Continue reading
In recent years a diagnosis has become more and more common: hypogonadism, also known as low T, and usually named testosterone low level. Studies show that about a quarter of the men tested for low testosterone have levels below normal.
On the one hand, testosterone low level is caused by an aging population, on a global level.
But, what is testosterone and why does it decline? Continue reading
What is testosterone?
Testosterone is a steroid hormone hat stimulates development of male secondary sexual characteristics, produced mainly in the testes, but also in the ovaries and adrenal cortex.
What are the causes of testosterone low levels?
Aging is the first factor that causes low testosterone levels, or low T. It’s naturally that testosterone starts to decrease after the age of 30. Besides that, Continue reading