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Is Testosterone Replacement Therapy (TRT) Safe?

Is Testosterone Replacement Therapy (TRT) Safe?

January 15, 2023 | Written by Dr. Gary Kawesch

If you’re a man over 40 experiencing physical side effects due to low testosterone, then you may have heard your physician mention testosterone replacement therapy (TRT). In recent years, TRT has proven to be an effective treatment option to help men increase their testosterone levels to mitigate their low testosterone symptoms Many men on TRT…

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Can Low Testosterone Cause Joint Pain

Can Low Testosterone Cause Joint Pain

January 15, 2023 | Written by Dr. Gary Kawesch

When men have joint pain, it can become an uncomfortable experience that can make it difficult to accomplish even simple tasks. In many instances, the pain is so unbearable that men are forced to give up their normal physical activity, such as running and weightlifting, which can further impact their physical function and overall sense…

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Can You Stop Taking Testosterone?

Can You Stop Taking Testosterone?

January 30, 2023 | Written by Dr. Gary Kawesch

Testosterone is an androgen hormone responsible for developing and maintaining many cellular processes and biological functions in the male anatomy. For many men in their 30s and 40s, testosterone will eventually start to decline and gradually decrease as they get older. However, when their testosterone levels fall below the normal parameters for their age, the…

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Can Low Testosterone Levels Cause Depression in Men?

Can Low Testosterone Levels Cause Depression in Men?

January 30, 2023 | Written by Dr. Gary Kawesch

Depression is a medical condition often characterized by constant sadness and loss of interest in normal daily activities. But it can also lead to various mood changes such as irritability, constant anxiety, insomnia, and even impaired speech and mobility. For many people, depression can significantly negatively affect various aspects of their lives, including work, school,…

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Testosterone and Weight Loss: Is There a Relationship?

Testosterone and Weight Loss: Is There a Relationship?

November 25, 2022 | Written by Dr. Gary Kawesch

For many men suffering from massive weight gain, every day becomes a constant struggle to fully engage in physical activity. The stress from the excess weight can wear down the cartilage at the end of the bones and gradually cause damage to the joints, eventually leading to shooting pain and inflammation. Men with a BMI…

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Does Low Testosterone Cause Hair Loss?

Does Low Testosterone Cause Hair Loss?

November 21, 2022 | Written by Dr. Gary Kawesch

At one point, many assumed that hair loss was typically caused by a stress-related or predisposed genetic condition that primarily occurred in older men in their mid to late 40s or early 50s. However, over the past few decades, hair loss has affected over 50 million men in the United States, with the medical condition…

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Hormonal Imbalance In Men

Hormonal Imbalance In Men

November 10, 2022 | Written by Dr. Gary Kawesch

When most people hear “hormone imbalance,” many immediately assume that the condition only refers to middle-aged women undergoing menopause. Unfortunately, this misconception is mainly due to a lack of information or proper education on the matter, leading millions of people to ignore symptoms that could be indicative of hormone imbalance and eventually affect their overall…

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Can Low Testosterone Cause Ed?

Can Low Testosterone Cause Ed?

November 8, 2022 | Written by Dr. Gary Kawesch

Over the last few decades, erectile dysfunction (ED) has become a popular marketing ploy among companies hoping to capitalize on a man’s waning sexual health. No matter where you go on social media, at least one of every two advertising campaigns subtly persuades men to purchase the latest erection pills. However, although men rarely discuss…

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HGH Therapy for Weight Loss

HGH Therapy for Weight Loss

October 31, 2022 | Written by Dr. Gary Kawesch

In recent years, human growth hormone (HGH) use has become a vigorously debated topic among the medical community. Many researchers have championed HGH for its several anti-aging properties and ability to stimulate muscle growth in aging adults, while others contend that using HGH as a medical treatment does not affect age-related medical conditions. One of…

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