Have You Heard of Testosterone for Women?

Instagram-image-option-for-Dr-KhromYes, you read that right!

Although testosterone is often thought of as a male hormone – after all, men produce 10 times the amount of testosterone than women – medical research has uncovered some surprising links between testosterone and women’s health.  It’s now believed that during menopause, the loss of testosterone – not estrogen – is primarily responsible for the fatigue, weight gain, and loss of libido that’s so common.

It’s not surprising, considering the important role testosterone plays in a woman’s health.  In fact, women produce up to ten times more testosterone than estrogen in their early reproductive years.  That means that focusing on increasing testosterone […]

Surprising Causes of Low Libido In Women

Low LibidoWhen it comes to getting older, many people focus on the fact that men start to lose their libido (after all, there’s an entire pharmacological industry based around it).   But very little spotlight is shed on a woman’s libido, particularly in her golden years.  No matter what the reasons why this might be, it’s important for women of all ages to know that a low libido doesn’t always have to be an inevitable consequence of getting older…

In fact, it can often be boiled down to hormonal fluctuations.

Low libido and sex drive are often seen in premenopausal, menopausal, and […]