Researchers have found an association between androgen deprivation therapy (ADT) for prostate cancer and increased risk for Alzheimer’s disease, according to a recent study in the Journal of Clinical Oncology.
New research published in Sexual Medicine provides insights into specific testosterone formulations and their long-term effects on men’s health.
Atherosclerosis (hardening of the arteries) does not worsen when older men take testosterone. Therapy does not appear to improve sexual function or quality of life either, a recent study has found.
European researchers have found that men with low free testosterone levels – but normal total testosterone levels – often have symptoms of hypogonadism.
Low testosterone appears to be a marker for several cardiovascular risk factors, but there appears to be no direct association between testosterone levels and atherosclerosis (hardening of the arteries), individual cardiac events, or death.
In the midst of controversy, four new studies have found no link between testosterone therapy and cardiovascular risk.