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What You Need to Know About Low Testosterone

What You Need to Know About Low Testosterone

Low testosterone or low-T, is a common condition that can seriously affect your health and your life. About 39% of men over the age of 45 have low testosterone levels. The number of men affected increases with age, from 20% at age 60 to 50% of men over 80. Symptoms: Erectile dysfunction Loss of sexual [...]

June 27, 2014 Ashley Men's Health, Testosterone Comments Off on What You Need to Know About Low Testosterone

Fast Facts about Testicular Cancer

Fast Facts about Testicular Cancer

Fast Facts about Testicular Cancer While testicular cancer can develop in males of any age (including infants), almost half of all victims are between the ages of 20 and 34 Testicular cancer is rare. Your chances of getting it are about 1 in 270. Only 1 in 5,000 men die as a result of testicular [...]

June 20, 2014 Ashley Hormone Tests, Men's Health, Testicular, Testosterone Comments Off on Fast Facts about Testicular Cancer

Medical Tests You Should Have In Your 30s

Medical Tests You Should Have In Your 30s

Most young adults are healthy, active, and unconcerned about health issues. Even if an occasional cold is your worst worry, a little preventative care now can result in much better health later. And the Affordable Healthcare Act requires many plans to cover routine testing at no cost to you. Here are a few basic tests [...]

April 7, 2014 Ashley Blood Testing, Cholesterol Screens, Men's Health, STDs (Sexually Transmitted Diseases), Testosterone, Women's Health Comments Off on Medical Tests You Should Have In Your 30s

Should You Get Tested?

Should You Get Tested?

Testosterone Free and Total Hormone Blood Test The testosterone (free and total) hormone test is a simple blood test that measures both the free (not bound) level of testosterone in the bloodstream, as well as total testosterone in your system. Who should be tested? You should strongly consider testing if you are a man struggling [...]

March 3, 2014 Ashley Blood Testing, Hormone Tests, Testosterone Comments Off on Should You Get Tested?

The Hidden Dangers of Low Testosterone

The Hidden Dangers of Low Testosterone

Most men know of the sexual issues caused by low testosterone but did you know the condition can have serious health consequences? As men grow older, testosterone production naturally declines. When it gets too low, the impact on your life can be significant. Symptoms of low testosterone In addition to erectile dysfunction, men suffering from [...]

February 28, 2014 Ashley Men's Health, Testosterone Comments Off on The Hidden Dangers of Low Testosterone