Am I Too Young for HRT? How Early Is Too Early for TRT?

Are you young and facing a lifetime of TRT? Are you over 40 and have been taking testosterone non-stop for more than 20 years? I want to hear from you. A LOT of people in my situation want to hear from you. How young is too young for TRT?

[ More ] July 23rd, 2010 | 10 Comments | Posted in Healthcare, Hypogonadism |

Low Testosterone and Depression in Men

The moral of the story here is that if you’re a man over the age of 30 and you are starting to feel depressed, yet have never really been the type to get depressed before, get your testosterone levels checked before committing to treatment with anti-depressants.

[ More ] July 1st, 2010 | 43 Comments | Posted in Healthcare |

Who Might Know More About HRT Than Your Doctor? Hint: Big Biceps & Speedos

When it comes to diagnosing and treating any hormone deficiency – including testosterone, growth hormone and thyroid – your doctor should be the first stop. A primary care physician may run some tests, but eventually he or she will probably send you to an endocrine specialist (endocrinologist). The primary care doctor needs to know a […]

[ More ] May 25th, 2010 | 3 Comments | Posted in Steroids & Politics, Testosterone |

Two Alternatives to TRT for Secondary Hypogonadal Men

If one of the two above alternatives to permanent testosterone replacement therapy (TRT) works for me I’ll let you know, at which point I’ll probably give up the blog. If neither works, I will resign myself to a life of testosterone injections and you will have an author here at the TRT blog for a long, long time…

[ More ] May 25th, 2010 | 10 Comments | Posted in Healthcare, Hypogonadism, Steroids & Politics |

Mail Order Testosterone: Legal TRT?

If I had to do it over again, as I said, I’d just contact a mail order compounding pharmacy, get some independent lab tests done, and have a phone consultation with one of their doctors.

[ More ] January 10th, 2010 | 6 Comments | Posted in Steroids & Politics, Testosterone |

ERT Vs TRT: The Great HRT Double Standard

It is a double standard, a downright sickening hypocrisy, that HRT for women is almost universally accepted as healthcare, while HRT for men is almost universally rejected as steroid abuse.

[ More ] January 10th, 2010 | 6 Comments | Posted in Healthcare, Steroids & Politics, Testosterone |

Primary Hypogonadism VS Secondary Hypogonadism

Most men who require hormone replacement therapy with testosterone have some form of testicular injury or primary hypogonadism. In other words, the problem is all in their balls. Those of us who have secondary hypogonadism often have perfectly functioning testes, but the problem lies elsewhere in what’s known as the Hypothalamus Pituitary Testicular Axis (HPTA), […]

[ More ] January 6th, 2010 | 21 Comments | Posted in Hypogonadism |

Welcome to the TRT Blog!

Welcome to my new TRT blog. I hope to provide information as I find it. Feel free to contriubte your own stories, information, links to studies… and anything you think the community might find of value. No spam!

[ More ] January 6th, 2010 | 20 Comments | Posted in Natural Treatments |