Risk of Myocardial Infarction in Older Men Receiving Testosterone Therapy

By: ncbi.com Abstract BACKGROUND: Testosterone therapy for older men has increased substantially over the past decade. Research on the effects of testosterone therapy on cardiovascular outcomes has yielded inconsistent results. OBJECTIVE: To examine the risk of myocardial infarction (MI) in a population-based cohort of older men receiving intramuscular testosterone. METHOD: Using a 5% national sample…

What Is Andropause?

When it comes to aging, women receive most of the attention from media and cultural sources. We’re all familiar with menopause and the role that hormones play in women’s health. Because of this disparity, however, many men find themselves in the dark about andropause, which is also called the “male menopause”. This has led andropause…