Items Tagged ‘testosterone’

Ask the Doctors - Can working out too much affect your libido?

July 26, 2018

Ask the Doctors – Can working out too much affect your libido?

By Ask the Doctors Ask the Doctors

Dear Doctor: A new study said that working out too much could ruin your sex life. I like to be in shape – but not at that high a price. What’s the deal? Exercise is unequivocally good for men’s libido.  Compared with sedentary individuals, men who exercise regularly have higher testosterone levels, greater libido and […]

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Tags: Ask the Doctors, Dr. Robert Ashley, exercise, libido, sex drive, testosterone, working out


All I thought I had was a pulled calf muscle...could have died...

March 28, 2018

All I thought I had was a pulled calf muscle…could have died…

By uclahealth uclahealth

My primary doctor at UCLA is Dr. Ryan Aronin in the 100 bldg at the medical plaza.  He is young, thorough, effcient, and wise.  I have Atrial Fibrillation, which is an irregular heartbeat.  It puts me at risk for blood clotting, which could cause a stroke, heart attack, or death.  I also have low Testosterone […]

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Tags: atrial fibrillation, blood clotting, blood thinners, Doctors Day, Dr. Ryan Aronin, emergency room, featured, femoral artery, heart attack, hemotologist, irregular heartbeat, low Testosterone levels


So you think you know about vasectomies? UCLA urologist debunks 5 myths

June 17, 2016

So you think you know about vasectomies? UCLA urologist debunks 5 myths

By Kim Irwin Kim Irwin

Men can be very concerned about what happens during, and after, a vasectomy – specifically how it will affect them personally. Dr. Jesse Mills, a clinical professor of urology and director of The Men’s Clinic at UCLA, says the many myths surrounding the procedure can make men rethink what is often a smart choice for […]

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Tags: birth control, Dr. Jesse Mills, men's health, sperm, testosterone, The Men’s Clinic at UCLA, vasectomy, vasectomy reversals


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