Symptoms of menopause in women are well studied, but the male equivalent andropause ADAM (androgen deficiency in males) is essentially ignored. Bio-Identical Hormone Replacement Therapy for Men.
Men suffer needlessly from testosterone deficiency either because hormone deficiency goes unrecognized or the male does not talk about it, especially as it relates to any perceived decline in sexual function.
When men think of diminished testosterone levels, they do not usually relate this to decreased enjoyment of life.
However, men may notice a decline in their competitive drive or decreased enthusiasm for things previously enjoyed due to diminished testosterone levels.
Growing older is hard enough for men without having to needlessly suffer from declines in testosterone hormone levels.
Now for good health news!
“If lack of male hormones causes this state of affairs, then its replacement would have to reverse it” suggests an article in the British Medical Journal Gould in 2000.
Recent medical research shows that replenishing low testosterone deficiencies provided significant improvement in sexual function, libido, mood, increased energy, and general well-being for men.