Symptoms of Andropause

Symptoms of Andropause

What is male menopause?Andropause is considered to be the male counterpart of menopause in women. It is a condition in which men begin to experience a gradual decrease in the production of the male hormone testosterone. This usually happens as men begin to age. The hormone testosterone is responsible for giving men deep voices, increased muscle mass, and produce facial and body hair patterns common in males. What are┬áthe symptoms of male menopause?As men experience advancing age, the level of te…

Treatment of Andropause

Treatment of Andropause

Diagnosing andropause usually starts with looking for symptoms that are associated with people with low testosterone hormone levels. It is then followed by a blood test to check testosterone levels. And since there are other conditions that may bring about low testosterone levels such as hypogonadism, doctors usually do additional tests to rule out other possibilities before diagnosing andropause. What’re the treatment options for andropause? When a man has been diagnosed with having andropause,…