Testosterone is the primary hormone associated with men’s health. However, men require other hormones to maintain balance, including estrogen and progesterone. Hormone imbalances coincide with other age-related declines including prostate problems and hair loss. Below is a compilation of various educational resources specifically focused on how hormones affect men’s health.
BOOK REVIEW – HAIR LIKE A FOX
Optimizing how the body can best produce cell energy applies to every cell in the body, remedying hair loss and resisting diseases associated with aging.
HORMONES AND MALE INCONTINENCE
Urinary incontinence may trigger several health issues. For men, it may be a sign of a more serious underlying condition, such as an enlarged prostate gland.
BOOK REVIEW – HORMONE BALANCE FOR MEN
Dr. Lee’s book discusses the role of estrogen and progesterone in men’s health and outlines the prostate gland and how it may malfunction.
MALE HORMONE CHART
Our pharmacists on staff at Women’s International Pharmacy have compiled this chart to represent some of the more frequently prescribed regimens for men.
PREMATURE BALDING IN MEN
Because of its association with hormone imbalances and prostate enlargement, premature balding in men could indicate deeper health concerns.
PROPECIA: WONDER DRUG OR DANGEROUS TRADE-OFF?
At first glance, it appears that Propecia is a safe option for hair regrowth. However, things may not be as positive as its official FDA-approved language states.
BOOK REVIEW – TESTOSTERONE FOR LIFE
Because testosterone plays many vital roles in the body, Dr. Morgentaler believes diagnosing and treating testosterone deficiency helps optimize men’s health.
TESTOSTERONE REPLACEMENT THERAPY AND CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE
Few medical debates have been more contentious than the controversy surrounding testosterone replacement therapy and cardiovascular disease.