Items Tagged ‘low testosterone’

Ask the Doctors - How is osteoporosis treated in men?

October 5, 2018

Ask the Doctors – How is osteoporosis treated in men?

By Ask the Doctors Ask the Doctors

Dear Doctors: I am a 74-year-old man and have been diagnosed with osteoporosis. Is this common in men? I thought this was a disease that women get. What will the treatment be? Will it help? Your diagnosis puts you among the estimated 2 to 5 million men in the U.S. who have osteoporosis. Another 12 […]

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Tags: Ask the Doctors, bone loss, Dr. Eve Glazier, Dr.Elizabeth Ko, fracture risk, low testosterone, osteoporosis


4 things you need to know about prescription testosterone

June 15, 2016

4 things you need to know about prescription testosterone

By uclahealth uclahealth

Prescription testosterone may relieve symptoms, such as diminished sex drive or low energy levels, and improve quality of life – for the right person.  Here are four things you should know about this therapy option: Who would benefit from prescription testosterone? Testosterone levels begin to decline during middle age. One in four men age 75 […]

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Tags: cardiovascular problems, depression, diminished sex drive, erectile dysfunction, low energy levels, low testosterone, men's health, prescription testosterone, sex drive, testosterone, type 1 diabetes, type 2 diabetes