Andropause

Andropause

Andropause — also known as male menopause — is said to be the result of a gradual drop in testosterone which is an androgen. The medical community is currently debating whether or not men really do go through a well-defined menopause. The condition "andropause" is currently not recognized by the World Health Organization. When andropause occurs, it is considered to be a deficiency state in which the hormone testosterone goes below the normal range for an aging male. Andropause is caused by the reduction of hormones testosterone and dehydroepiandrosterone in middle-aged men. Testosterone assists the male body in building protein and it is crucial for normal sexual drive and st ... more on Wikipedia

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