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Record Number Of Men Seeking Treatment For Low Testosterone Levels
10 TV COLUMBUS OH ^ | 30 JULY 2014 | JERRY REVISH

Posted on 07/30/2014 4:15:37 PM PDT by Extremely Extreme Extremist

COLUMBUS, Ohio - Hair coloring and facial treatments like Botox help many people look and feel younger, but increasingly, more men are seeking a way to feel younger. In record numbers, they're seeking a way boost to the male hormone testosterone.

We've seen the ads that warn of low testosterone, the male hormone that builds muscle, controls fat, and improves sex drive. They show a man concerned about less energy, moodiness and a low sex drive.

Urologist Dr. Gregory Lowe at the Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center says he has seen patients come in asking for the hormone even without documented low testosterone levels.

Many of them are receiving it, too. Online ads offer a dizzying number of products. There are over-the-counter supplements at health stores, as well hormone injections from doctors or prescription gels.

(Excerpt) Read more at 10tv.com ...


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1 posted on 07/30/2014 4:15:37 PM PDT by Extremely Extreme Extremist
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Roll on testosterone ? Pff~ Try that HGH and Deca - Durabolin at the same time and you`ll look like this at 70
2 posted on 07/30/2014 4:23:08 PM PDT by Para-Ord.45 (Americans, happy in tutelage by the reflection that they have chosen their own dictators.)
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To: Extremely Extreme Extremist
Advertising works.
There is absolutely no lack of insecurities out there to play on.

3 posted on 07/30/2014 4:25:14 PM PDT by BitWielder1 (Corporate Profits are better than Government Waste)
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To: Extremely Extreme Extremist

Haven’t these men ever heard of “horny goat weed’? /s

Yes, it’s a real product...


4 posted on 07/30/2014 4:28:21 PM PDT by babygene ( .)
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To: Para-Ord.45

Thats slightly disturbing. And never mind testosterone et al, I’m amazing his bones don’t crack.


5 posted on 07/30/2014 4:29:38 PM PDT by Wyrd bi ful ard (Asperges me, Domine, hyssopo et mundabor, Lavabis me, et super nivem dealbabor.)
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To: Extremely Extreme Extremist

Grandad swears by zinc tabs and Merlot wine.


6 posted on 07/30/2014 4:29:53 PM PDT by SkyDancer (If you don't read the newspaper you are uninformed. If you do read the newspaper you are misinformed)
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To: Wyrd bið ful aræd

No wonder Obama won.


7 posted on 07/30/2014 4:30:32 PM PDT by GeronL (Vote for Conservatives not for Republicans)
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To: BitWielder1

Testosterone replacement therapy is the fast lane to cancer,according to my Doctor.


8 posted on 07/30/2014 4:31:38 PM PDT by Farmer Dean (stop worrying about what they want to do to you,start thinking about what you want to do to them)
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To: Extremely Extreme Extremist

Be sure you do not have prostate issues (esp. cancer) before taking testosterone remedies.


9 posted on 07/30/2014 4:32:11 PM PDT by randita ("Is a nation without borders a nation?"...Noonan)
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To: SkyDancer
Grandad swears by zinc tabs and Merlot wine.

My husband swears that Merlot works very well, if he can get me to drink it. ;)

10 posted on 07/30/2014 4:34:16 PM PDT by Cry if I Wanna
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To: randita

“Be sure you do not have prostate issues”

All men over 50 have prostate issues...


11 posted on 07/30/2014 4:34:25 PM PDT by babygene ( .)
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To: Extremely Extreme Extremist

Record Number Of Men Seeking Treatment For Low Testosterone Levels

That explains a lot...


12 posted on 07/30/2014 4:35:20 PM PDT by COBOL2Java (I'm a Christian, pro-life, pro-gun, Reaganite. The GOP hates me. Why should I vote for them?)
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>> “Testosterone replacement therapy is the fast lane to cancer,according to my Doctor.” <<

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Your doc is pulling your thingy.

The fast lane to cancer is low blood Ph.

If your blood is above 6.8 cancer cannot survive in your body.
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13 posted on 07/30/2014 4:35:58 PM PDT by editor-surveyor (Freepers: Not as smart as I'd hoped they'd be)
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To: Para-Ord.45

99% of them Democraps.


14 posted on 07/30/2014 4:36:59 PM PDT by GrandJediMasterYoda (Hitlery: Incarnation of evil.)
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To: Para-Ord.45

99% of them Democraps.


15 posted on 07/30/2014 4:36:59 PM PDT by GrandJediMasterYoda (Hitlery: Incarnation of evil.)
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To: COBOL2Java

Oy! The GOPe is pathetic, no? Hate to say it, but Nancy Pelosi is more of a man than our two pansies.


16 posted on 07/30/2014 4:37:08 PM PDT by MayflowerMadam
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To: babygene
All men over 50 have prostate issues...

Not so. My 65 yr old has the prostate of a 40 yr old man, so says his urologist.

17 posted on 07/30/2014 4:41:12 PM PDT by Lizavetta
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18 posted on 07/30/2014 4:41:13 PM PDT by nascarnation (Toxic Baraq Syndrome: hopefully infecting a Dem candidate near you)
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To: Wyrd bið ful aræd

Like Dave Dravecky?

I think it was Dianabol that got him.
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19 posted on 07/30/2014 4:41:37 PM PDT by editor-surveyor (Freepers: Not as smart as I'd hoped they'd be)
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To: Extremely Extreme Extremist

No the title should read, record number of Doctors (including the alternative therapy type MD’s, Osteopaths, and more ) are Testing for Low T. Add to that checking for low Vitamin D, and a host of other things if they are on their game....


20 posted on 07/30/2014 4:42:51 PM PDT by taildragger (Not my Circus, Not my Monkey ( Boy does that apply to DC...))
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