Two Ways to Save on Testosterone Medication

So I’ve been taking testosterone enanthate for a few weeks now and feel good. I have another appointment with the endo tomorrow that I will update you on, but I’m hoping it checks out. They did an ultrasound on my thyroid because the doctor said it was swollen. I also have some symptoms of hypothydroidism […]

[ More ] February 9th, 2011 | 4 Comments | Posted in Healthcare |

Getting Back on Track – Testosterone Enanthate Here I Come!

After a three-month waiting list (I live out in the boonies) I finally got to see the only endocrinologist within 50 miles. We did some blood work that I haven’t gotten back yet, and he said my thyroid was swollen so I have to get a sonogram done on that in a couple of weeks. […]

[ More ] January 21st, 2011 | 12 Comments | Posted in Testosterone |

Testosterone Pellets – Testosterone Implant – F*#& That!

Now that I know you can inject subcutaneously there’s less stress about doing the weekly injections. But that’s another post. For now, back to testosterone pellet implants…

[ More ] December 15th, 2010 | 10 Comments | Posted in Testosterone |

The End of Hope for Natural Testosterone Production & The Beginning of Lifelong TRT

Between the Testim yesterday and today, and the HCG I’ve been taking – I feel great. I’m not back to normal yet, but I’m getting there and it’s not just placebo.

[ More ] October 29th, 2010 | 99 Comments | Posted in Healthcare, Hypogonadism, Steroids & Politics, Testosterone |

Doc Says NO to Self-Administered HCG. Insurance says NO to Menopur and HCG

Sometimes it seems like the healthCARE industry is more like a healthWON’T industry. Why do we always have to color within their lines when everyone’s situation is different? I don’t get it.

[ More ] October 26th, 2010 | 4 Comments | Posted in Healthcare, Testosterone |

Testim VS Androgel

The two major testosterone gel brands are Testim and Androgel. They are very similar and generally prescribed interchangeably, but sometimes insurance won’t cover one or the other. Often, I hear that they won’t cover Testim and people want to know if Androgel is just as good.

[ More ] October 21st, 2010 | 103 Comments | Posted in Healthcare |

Final Test Results Are Back: Time to Go Back on TRT

Stay tuned for lots more posts about testosterone replacement therapy. I’ll have the next 40-60 years to write about it from first-hand experience.

[ More ] October 21st, 2010 | 2 Comments | Posted in Healthcare |

How Old Were You When You Started HRT / TRT Testosterone Replacement?

How old were you when you started hormone replacement therapy (HRT) and how long have you been on?

[ More ] October 2nd, 2010 | 83 Comments | Posted in Testosterone |

I Hate My Job and I’m Getting Dumber

I’m just not on top of my game when it comes to work these days. I’ve felt like this before, and it was during the months leading up to my diagnoses of secondary hypogonadism. As soon as I started on the Testim Gel I started enjoying my job again and I was kicking ass and taking names during meetings.

[ More ] August 3rd, 2010 | 2 Comments | Posted in Testosterone |

Are Your Testosterone Levels Normal? It’s All About How You FEEL.

My second round of testosterone level tests results just came back. The first time I was low again, but this time I am normal. But I don’t FEEL normal, and because I am just barely normal on a scale that goes hundreds of points and is meant for men much older than me.

[ More ] July 29th, 2010 | 1 Comment | Posted in Healthcare |