Health Risks Associated with Low Testosterone

It’s an alarming trend.

Researchers are uncovering more and more about testosterone and how it connects to men’s health.  Through this research they have been able to connect the dots between certain health conditions and the low testosterone levels. Some of the major health problems that have been tied to low testosterone are, obesity, high blood pressure, diabetes, and metabolic syndrome.

Low testosterone isn’t the known cause for the health issues, and testosterone therapy isn’t the cure. However, there is a link between the two and studies have shown health improvements for men who have taken testosterone replacement. The association of certain medical conditions and low testosterone are very interesting and worth looking into.

Here is a list of some of the common health problems tied to low testosterone: