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Andropause

Androgen Insufficiency (Low Testosterone and DHEA)

  • Male menopause or “MANopause”

  • 20% of males over 50 have low testosterone

  • Common in men with diabetes, high BP, sleep apnea & other chronic disease

  • Linked to early heart disease

  • Underdiagnosed

  • Men age 30-70 will lose 1-3% production per year

Testosterone and DHEA are released from the testes or ovaries and the adrenal glands. Both hormones help to regulate the sexual response, define muscle mass and important in brain function.

Symptoms of low Testosterone or DHEA are: Decreased libido, depression, osteoporosis, BPH, Prostatitis, increased aging, Andropause in men, memory loss, increase in coronary artery disease risk and Myocardial infarction risk.

Hormone replacement, herbal and nutritional supportive therapies may be just what you need to feel like you did when you were in your 20’s.

Testosterone is PROTECTIVE of the brain, bone, breast and cardiovascular system in both MEN and women.

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