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Unpacking the Dangers of Testosterone Replacement Therapy

Dr. David Samadi | Posted 07.09.2015 | Healthy Living
Dr. David Samadi

Before approaching testosterone replacement therapy, I also strongly believe men should look into natural ways to increase their testosterone. This begins and ends with losing weight, as we already mentioned, but here are a few more methods to consider.

5 Ways Men And Women Age Differently

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 06.30.2015 | Fifty

It's been said that boys and girls mature at different rates, with the latter being much quicker to grow up. But what about growing old? We're all ...

'Female Viagra' -- Libido Liberation or Gender Hype?

Cary A. Presant, M.D. | Posted 06.15.2015 | Healthy Living
Cary A. Presant, M.D.

Is this new drug flianserin really the "female Viagra," or is it just a drug that empowers women to talk about gender discrimination?

5 Guys Overlooked In Love Who Might Actually Make You Happy

Arlene Schindler | Posted 05.28.2015 | Women
Arlene Schindler

If you want love, devotion and loyalty, check out these gems in the rough who will potentially worship you for the rest of your life.

The Burden of Proving Femininity in Athletics: Why Dutee Chand Should be Allowed to Compete

Silvia Camporesi | Posted 05.25.2015 | Women
Silvia Camporesi

The assumption of the IAAF regulations is that hyperandrogenism -- a genetic variation where female individuals produce high levels of testosterone -- provides an unfair advantage and disrupts the level playing field. This assumption is wrong.

Low Sex Drive? Don't Blame Low T

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 03.11.2015 | Fifty

Lower testosterone levels are often said to cause the steady decline in sex drive as we age, but a new study says it may be the other way around. R...

The Truth About Menopause For Men

HuffPost Live | Ryan Buxton | Posted 03.05.2015 | Fifty

People often use words like "manopause" and "andropause" to refer to the reduction in testosterone levels that causes symptoms in men similar to those...

Testosterone-Boosting Drugs For Men Likely Overused

AP | MATTHEW PERRONE | Posted 05.03.2015 | Healthy Living

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Food and Drug Administration is warning doctors against over-prescribing testosterone-boosting drugs for men, saying the popul...

What A Man's Hands Say About How He Treats Women

The Huffington Post | Macrina Cooper-White | Posted 02.23.2015 | Science

Listen up, ladies. If you want to figure out if your date is a nice guy or a jerk, take a look at his hands. A strange new study suggests that the ...

Men Who Like Spicy Food Have Higher Testosterone Levels

The Huffington Post | Carolyn Gregoire | Posted 12.19.2014 | Science

If you want to figure out how "alpha" your man is, try taking him out for something spicy. According to a new French study, men who prefer hotter food...

The Shaving Game

Will Krisanda | Posted 12.27.2014 | Gay Voices
Will Krisanda

I look like a pubescent teenager with a fresh layer of soft black hairs on my upper lip and chin. Although it feels nice to actually feel something there, I've reached my patience with it.

LA Couple Writes the New Definitive Guide to Sex, Relationship and Hormones

Xaque Gruber | Posted 09.22.2014 | Books
Xaque Gruber

He's a former fighter pilot and scholar on sex/relationships, raised in a strict Catholic household. She's a personal, career and relationship counselor, screenwriter and artist. Together husband and wife, Frank Wiegers and Judith Claire, have founded a website to help singles and couples with sex, love and romance.

What Happens When Trust Is Absent?

Judith E. Glaser | Posted 07.14.2014 | Business
Judith E. Glaser

by Judith E. Glaser Human beings have a need to belong that is now considered by neuroscientists and psychologists to be more powerful than the nee...

Do Transgender Athletes Have an Unfair Advantage?

Brynn Tannehill | Posted 05.07.2014 | Gay Voices
Brynn Tannehill

Perhaps no transgender issue brings out more anger than the idea of transgender women competing in athletics. This was evident again when a female transgender CrossFit athlete was told, in writing, by the CrossFit governing body that she cannot compete as a woman.

Pumping Up Low T (Testosterone) and the Risk of Heart Attack

Dr. Susan Taylor | Posted 04.20.2014 | Black Voices
Dr. Susan Taylor

A few weeks ago the FDA said that it is taking another look at the "safety of popular Testosterone drugs for men" prompted by studies published that indicated that using the hormone testosterone can increase the risks of heart attack, stroke and death.

How to Rekindle Your Desire

Dr. Jennifer Pearlman | Posted 04.16.2014 | Women
Dr. Jennifer Pearlman

With Valentine's Day soon approaching comes the question, what is the fix to a languishing libido? In contrast to the myriad of over two dozen approved medical treatments for sexual dysfunction in men, not one medical treatment has been approved for use in women.

Think Turnips, Not Testosterone Therapy, for Valentine's Day Loving

Linda Watson | Posted 04.12.2014 | Healthy Living
Linda Watson

This Valentine's Day, consider toasting your sweetheart with sparkling cider, then sharing a big salad, roasted vegetables with hummus, some crusty bread, and this easy, make-ahead collards recipe. You'll be well fueled for whatever other delights come to mind.

Why the Masculine Face? Genetic Evidence Reveals Drawbacks of Hypermasculine Features

Rob Brooks | Posted 04.01.2014 | Science
Rob Brooks

A new paper deals a substantial blow to the idea that masculine men make good genetic sires. Of course, the genes that confer masculinity on both sons and daughters might have other positive effects, including but not limited to improved immunity. That remains to be assessed.

Performance-Enhancing Drugs in the Media Again

A. Marc Gillinov, M.D. | Posted 03.18.2014 | Healthy Living
A. Marc Gillinov, M.D.

While it is true that your body produces testosterone and that doctors sometimes prescribe testosterone to treat certain illnesses, the use of testosterone and other anabolic steroids to promote athletic performance has not been proven to be safe and is likely harmful.

Heart to Heart Conversations

Judith E. Glaser | Posted 01.23.2014 | Business
Judith E. Glaser

Authors, artists, writers, theologians and spiritualists have long known the heart is more than just an organ pumping blood to the brain. Expressions...

Trust Me

Judith E. Glaser | Posted 01.23.2014 | Business
Judith E. Glaser

The decision to trust or distrust someone occurs instantly. That moment -- whether it is a handshake, a telephone call, or an email -- locks in a relationship trajectory that may last for weeks, months, or a lifetime.

Salivary Testing for Hormone Levels: Good Idea or Not?

Julie Chen, M.D. | Posted 02.01.2014 | Healthy Living
Julie Chen, M.D.

I would recommend using cortisol saliva testing if you need to figure out the severity of adrenal fatigue, but leave the other hormone testing to your serum tests, where the studies support more consistency to the results so that you get more for the money you are paying for your health.

Testosterone, Thanksgiving, and a Mother on a Mission

Mandy Jackson-Beverly | Posted 01.27.2014 | Fifty
Mandy Jackson-Beverly

My youngest son is getting a ride home tonight from college and I've been dusting up a storm. Okay, so I saw him a few weeks ago for a couple of hours, but this is different, both of my darling boys are coming home. I really want the house to be clean and tidy (who am I kidding?) We'll be a happy family again, stress free and agreeable. Or will we?

How to Make Testosterone Therapy for Men Safe

Jen Landa, M.D. | Posted 01.23.2014 | Healthy Living
Jen Landa, M.D.

Testosterone therapy should not be taken lightly but when managed properly can improve low testosterone levels, which is associated with a lower risk of cardiovascular disease and a lower mortality risk.

Breaking the Code of Silence: Creating a Trusting Workplace

Judith E. Glaser | Posted 11.16.2013 | Business
Judith E. Glaser

There are 5 characteristics of a conversation that bring about a sense of well-being and connectivity with others. As you weave these conversations ...