Testosterone deficiency is not a thing to be ashamed of.
It doesn’t make a statement about your masculinity.
It doesn’t interfere with your value as a person.
And it definitely doesn’t reflect that you’re weak.
You actually don’t have direct control over the hormones your body produces, any more than women have control over the onset of menopause. Your body regulates your hormones in its own way, and it’s not something that you can just flip a switch by thinking about it or wishing for it to be better.
What are the Symptoms of Testosterone Deficiency?
If you recognize any of these symptoms, please keep reading to find out how we can help.
- Increase in body fat
- Decrease in lean muscle mass
- Loss of sex drive
- Loss of drive at work
- Overall loss of performance
- Changes in cholesterol and lipid levels
- Decrease of hemoglobin (red blood cells) and possibly mild anemia
- Fragile bones
- Decrease in body hair
Many guys are experiencing the symptoms of testosterone deficiency and dismissing it with the thought, “I guess I’m just getting older,” or “This is probably normal.” While it is normal for men’s testosterone levels to decline starting in their late 20s or early 30s, what doesn’t have to be normal is to settle for the increasing levels of symptoms that come with this.
What Can You Do About Testosterone Deficiency?
The world we live in is full of many incredible advances in medical technology, and bioidentical hormones are one of these advances.
Bioidentical testosterone is a hormone that is not a synthetic or a copy; it is identical to the hormones that your own body produces for itself.
Here at Rejuvime Medical, we are committed to offering the safest, most effective treatments to our patients, and that’s why we’ve chosen to use bioidentical hormones at our anti-aging clinic in Baton Rouge. You’ll start with getting your labs done, and if we find that you have a deficiency, then we can recommend the treatment that is best for you.
Removing the Stigma About Testosterone
There’s no reason for there to be a stigma about testosterone, but unfortunately, negative stereotypes persist. Testosterone is a naturally occurring hormone in both men and women, and having low levels of it can seriously impact your well-being. If you had a thyroid deficiency, your doctor would help to correct your thyroid hormones. Why should it be any different with testosterone?
Hormones are simply chemical messengers. Your body releases them to send signals to other systems to trigger an action and ensure that everything functions optimally. However, if for some reason the production of these hormones is being blocked, it’s important to identify that and take appropriate action, such as supplementing your body’s supply with bioidentical hormones.
Don’t just think of “muscles and masculinity” when you think of testosterone. Think of a vital chemical messenger that makes you feel better (and even look better!) when you have sufficient amounts of it.
For Bioidentical Testosterone in Baton Rouge, Choose Rejuvime Medical.
If you recognize any of the symptoms above, please call us today to set up a free initial consultation, We can help you to determine if you would be a good candidate for bioidentical hormone therapy.