Worried about sexual desire declining with age? There’s hope!

Historically, sexual activity among women has declined rapidly with age, especially after menopause. More and more, today’s women are demanding more active and meaningful sexual lives well into their 60’s and even longer. While sexual function and desire in women is an exceptionally complex process, doctors have traditionally thought that the decline with age was…

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…

Adrenal Fatigue & Nutrition: A Delicate Balance

As a species, we were not designed to be under the constant stress and energy drain of today’s society. Because of our fast-paced, modern lives we find ourselves always locked in to a fight-or-flight state and ignore the toll it takes on our bodies and minds. Stress and your body’s reaction to it are actually…

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…

Menopause and Hormonal Imbalance: The Ups and Downs of Aging

Menopause is one of the most difficult things for a woman to deal with. It functions as a complete shock to your system, with a variety of harmful side-effects that includes hot flashes, fatigue and more. What many people don’t realize is that menopause is actually a form of hormonal imbalance. Am I Beginning Menopause?…