Testosterone for Life: Recharge Your Vitality, Sex Drive, Muscle Mass, and Overall Health

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McGraw Hill Professional, Nov 2, 2008 - Health & Fitness - 216 pages
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"Dr. Morgentaler, an internationally recognized expert in sexual medicine and male hormones, shares his secrets for a healthy life."
--Irwin Goldstein, M.D., Director of Sexual Medicine, Alvarado Hospital, San Diego, and Editor-in-Chief, Journal of Sexual Medicine

"A highly valuable resource. Finally debunks many of the myths about testosterone's safety, which has been an impediment to its appropriate usage for far too long."
--David E. Greenberg, M.D., President, Canadian Society for the Study of the Aging Male

From a Harvard doctor and a leading expert on testosterone--the groundbreaking book that shows you how to raise your testosterone levels--and live your life to the fullest

Better sex. Increased vitality. More muscle. Improved health. Greater mental agility. These are just a few of the life-enhancing benefits that men with low levels of testosterone can experience when they increase their testosterone level. If you've noticed a decrease in your sex drive; experienced erectile dysfunction; or felt tired, depressed, and unmotivated, this authoritative, up-to-date guide from an expert at Harvard Medical School will help you determine if you have low testosterone--a surprisingly common but frequently undiagnosed condition among middle-aged men. Learn how to:

  • Recognize the symptoms of low testosterone
  • Diagnose the problem with simple tests
  • Find the treatment that's right for you
  • Explore options your doctor might not know about
  • Reduce your risk of cardiovascular disease and obesity

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Chapter 1 Recognizing the Symptoms
Understanding Testosterone
Chapter 3 Could You Have Low Testosterone?
Chapter 4 What You Should Know About Being Evaluated for Low Testosterone
Chapter 5 Benefits of Testosterone Therapy
Chapter 6 Treatment for Low Testosterone Levels
Chapter 7 Testosterone and Prostate Cancer
Chapter 8 Risks Side Effects and Medical Monitoring
Chapter 9 Treating Men Who Have a History of Prostate Cancer
Chapter 10 The Future of Testosterone

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Abraham Morgentaler, M.D., is an Associate Clinical Professor of Urology at Harvard Medical School, and is the founder of Men’s Health Boston, a center focusing on sexual and reproductive health for men. He is the author of a number of popular books including The Male Body and The Viagra Myth.

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