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A breakthrough in treating low testosterone?

Researchers at the University of Southern California have successfully grown human, testosterone-producing cells in the lab, paving the way to someday treat low testosterone with personalized replacement cells. In the Proceedings from the National Academy of Sciences, scientists describe how … Continue reading

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Men—get your Zzz’s, increase your fertility

A study out of Boston University’s School of Public Health finds that sleeping too little or too much can affect a man’s ability to impregnate his partner. The study found that among the 790 couples the researchers followed, “we found … Continue reading

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Dads have hormones, too

While women’s hormonal fluctuations during pregnancy are well known, new research shows that men experience swings of their own as their partner’s pregnancy progresses. “There are hormonal changes going on with men as well, and they occur earlier than other … Continue reading

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No ‘T’ for you

You can’t watch a sporting event on TV these days without seeing ads for testosterone replacement products as a way for men to combat the low sex drive and diminished energy associated with “Low T.” The use of these supplements … Continue reading

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Testosterone therapy may lower fertility

Ads for supplements that supposedly treat “low T”—the new marketing term for low testosterone—flood TV and radio channels these days. They claim to help increase energy and sex drive. But they also have potential side effects, including actually lowering male … Continue reading

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