Recent studies have shown that testosterone has a protective effect in men with low testosterone levels. Even for men who have few or no symptoms of low testosterone, replacement may be essential to prevent certain conditions such as prostate cancer.… Continue reading »
There is no doubt that there is a need for a female version of ‘Viagra’ with one in 10 women in the US lacking sexual desire to an extent that it impacts their quality of life. With this in mind… Continue reading »
The female sex drive was a topic for discussion after Australia’s favourite science show Catalyst
aired a feature on the subject in late 2015.
Host Jonica Newby delved into the science behind why women seem to lose their sex drive… Continue reading »
With a steady rise in the number of people who are classified as obese it is no wonder that the medical community is looking for novel approaches to weight loss. Healthy lifestyle changes are recommended but the rate of relapse… Continue reading »
While there are several therapies and treatments for male sexual dysfunction those for women are still lacking. The good news is the tides may be changing with the support of the FDA following a Patient-Focused Drug Development
meeting in October… Continue reading »
Depression rates are high among men referred for borderline testosterone according to research presented at the Endocrine Society
Annual Meeting (March 2015, San Diego).
Michael Scott Irwig MD, and colleagues analyzed men with borderline testosterone levels. They looked at 200… Continue reading »
The cover story of this months edition of Endocrinology Today (Feb 2015) features Klinefelter’s Syndrome
. With around one in 450 males affected by KS and only 70% diagnosed, the aim of this article is to raise awareness within the… Continue reading »