MANday topic- Low Testosterone Treatment: Natural Enhancement vs. Synthetic Replacement

Low testosterone in men can cause the following symptoms: fatigue, decreased libido, erectile dysfunction, mental fogginess, and weight gain (Stanworth & Jones, 2008). The treatment for low testosterone can be accomplished in two ways: by direct replacement with exogenous testosterone (ex. testosterone injections); or by stimulating your own testosterone production (Crosnoe, Grober, Ohl, & Kim, 2013). Unfortunately, media advertisement and overall lack of awareness have made synthetic testosterone replacement therapy (TRT). the most utilized form of treatment. 

If you have been diagnosed with low testosterone and considering treatment, The Y Factor strongly recommends men to be aware of the following critical points:

At The Y Factor, we are the premier experts in the treatment of low testosterone and here are the reasons why:

If you want your low testosterone evaluation and treatment done right, schedule with the experts of The Y Factor today!

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Author
Tristan Grimaldo, DNP, APRN, MHSM, FNP-BC Dr. Tristan Grimaldo is a board-certified family nurse practitioner with a clinical doctorate specializing in reproductive urology. He is the Chief Clinical Officer (CCO) and Chief Business Development Officer (CBDO) for The Y Factor- Men's Urological Wellness & Fertility. He is also a professor at Texas Woman's University (TWU) in Houston, TX and teaches at the graduate level. Dr. Grimaldo was recognized and awarded as the Most Outstanding Doctoral Student of 2017 by TWU and was inducted into the honor societies Sigma Theta Tau & Epsilon Omega Epsilon. Outside of work, Dr. Grimaldo is an avid fitness junkie and enjoys lifting weights, running and playing basketball. He is also a huge car guy and appreciates anything with a motor.

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