The Endocrine Society now issued a Clinical Practice Guideline (CPG) advising against the use of testosterone therapy in healthy girls. Although the FDA approved testosterone therapy for the treatment of disorders involving the testes, pituitary and hypothalamus, it hasn't been approved for treating age-associated decrease in testosterone levels. The U.S. National Institute on Aging is also expected to release the results of research on the security of testosterone. The study included about 800 elderly men with low testosterone and symptoms related to this condition, like http://tinyurl.com/jdmk5rh
physical and sexual dysfunction. The research is expected to shed more light on the security of testosterone treatment since the men's heart health was carefully tracked.
Research has shown that testosterone deficiency is associated with a number of critical health issues like diabetes, obesity, metabolic syndrome, and bone fractures Men who meet medical standards for treatment should get therapy. Actually, your testosterone levels have likely been slowly falling for quite some time, a downfall
that generally starts around age 30.
And many girls have a knee-jerk suspicion that any hormone treatment can increase their risk of breast cancer. However, clinical studies show that testosterone not only does not increase a woman's risk of breast cancer , it may play a key role in warding off the disease. Glaser thinks this will likely stay the status quo for some time, given the prohibitive cost of conducting the long-term safety studies needed to acquire FDA acceptance that is completer.