“Aging Gracefully” is as Obsolete as the Yellow Pages
We all heard it– “You’re going to get old, and there’s nothing you can do about it. So you might as well just learn how to age gracefully.” In the dark ages of the 20th century, it may have been true that accepting the slings and arrows of age might have been a good strategy. The good news for you, my friend, is that we live in the golden era of 21st-century medicine.
Today, medicine has enjoyed more advancement in the first 15 years of the 21st century than the entirety of the 20th century. Now, a person can do something about this unnecessary and inconvenient situation.
Low T: It’s a killer.
Identifying those low testosterone (Low T) symptoms and then following up with proper treatment as you’re seeking to resolve this situation can be one of the first steps in re-taking control and exerting a profound positive effect on your quality of life.
It’s not everything…but it’s right up there with oxygen
As men, our physical, mental and emotional well-being, our identity…our very existence is incredibly dependent on adequate testosterone levels for proper physiologic function.
Low T will often lead to a breakdown in physiologic function. Often subtly, almost imperceptibly at first as a man continues to advance in age.
This slow, insidious degradation can manifest as seemingly unrelated ailments like fatigue, depression, erectile dysfunction (ED), aches & pain, heart disease… The list goes on and on, and the worst part is that often these symptoms go unnoticed until it’s too late.
Look for the signals:
Signs & Symptoms of Low Testosterone
- Erectile dysfunction (ED)
• Premature Ejaculation (PE)
• Increased FATIGUE
• LOSS of muscle mass & strength
• Increased body FAT
• ACHES & PAINS
• Higher incidence of sudden DEATH
• Increased HEART ATTACK risk
• High CHOLESTEROL
• Slower recovery time after sexual activity (Refractory period)
• Reduced sperm count
• Gynecomastia (development of male breasts)
Male Menopause (Andropause) Symptoms
- LOW SEX DRIVE
• PROBLEMS concentrating/ focusing
• DECREASED memory and recall
Emotional Andropause Symptoms
• SADNESS/ HOPELESSNESS/ DESPAIR
• LOSS of motivation & ambition
• Sense of FUTILITY
• Increased IRRITABILITY/ ANGER/ AGITATION
• loss of patience
Get Checked- Take Control- Conquer
The age at which Low T strikes can vary greatly among men. Unfortunately, there are no hard fast rules. Some guys feel great into their 70’s, and some may need testosterone replacement therapy (TRT) into their 20’s. IT DOESN’T HAVE TO BE THIS WAY!!! The important thing is to get your testosterone levels checked. Circumventing the problem is always better than waiting for it to fester. Remember that “an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.” Come in and get checked today, start taking control of your life and go back out and conquer your world.