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Low-T Associated with Increased Risk of Atherosclerosis in Men with Type-2 Diabetes


Written by Dr. Chris Smith, Updated on October 21st, 2020

diabetes linked to low testosterone 300x234For men, Testosterone has always been recognized for its importance with regard to sexual function, but throughout the last decade, researchers continue to become more aware of the other important effects of Testosterone, and how dangerous Testosterone Deficiency is for aging men. Recent research published in the Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism has uncovered a strong link between Testosterone and Atherosclerosis in men with Adult-Onset Diabetes. What Is Atherosclerosis? Atherosclerosis is also known as “Hardening of the Arteries,” and is a condition in which cholesterol, fats, and other materials start to form plaques in the arteries, which inhibit proper … Continue reading

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