The word testosterone may bring to mind those "manhood-enhancement" spam e-mails, but the hormone is responsible for far more than virility: It protects bones and maintains muscle mass, and low levels may double the risk of type 2 diabetes. Though you may think that testosterone … [Read more...] about Low Testosterone?
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In 2003 Professional golfer Shaun Micheel took his game to a new level. He won the PGA Championship on the 72nd hole with his 21st birdie of the tournament. Then everything seemed to fall apart."I lost my drive. I didn't enjoy practicing anymore. If I made a couple of … [Read more...] about Testosterone Under Attack
A lot of things can dim the fireball inside a middle-aged guy.As a husband, father, homeowner, and perhaps boss, he’s farther up the mountain but his backpack feels heavy. He might wake up one day and discover that he now weighs, oops, 225, with very little of it muscle.He … [Read more...] about The Most Dangerous Way to Boost Your Testosterone
I'm in the bathroom, door locked, staring at the mirror, stripped down to the heart-covered boxers my wife, Kathy, gave me for Valentine's Day. As I hold the 0.5 cc syringe, I'm humming Neil Young's "The Needle and the Damage Done"—a bit of black humor to pump up enough … [Read more...] about The High Price of Low Testosterone
Vitamin B12 deficiency is one of the most common of all vitamin deficiencies. This is unfortunate, since B12 is actually one of the largest and most complex of all the vitamins and is needed by the body for such a wide array of functions. Just a few of the many processes that … [Read more...] about Warning Signs Of Vitamin B-12 Deficiency