Exploring the Potential Link Between HGH and Prostate Cancer

Exploring the Potential Link Between HGH and Prostate Cancer

In an age of skyrocketing cancer rates, many hormone replacement therapy (HRT) patients understandably have concerns regarding the possible link between human growth hormone (HGH) and various cancers, including of the prostate. Prostate cancer is the second most common form of cancer affecting American...

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Hypertension and HGH: Can HGH Affect Your Blood Pressure?

Hypertension and HGH: Can HGH Affect Your Blood Pressure?

As we get older, the importance of staying vigilant about monitoring our blood pressure becomes increasingly important. Cardiovascular disease is the #1 killer in the United States and throughout the developed world. In fact, approximately 1 in 4 US deaths is caused by cardiovascular disease. Poor...

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Can Stress and Anxiety Contribute to Low Testosterone?

Can Stress and Anxiety Contribute to Low Testosterone?

Despite all the labor-saving devices like microwaves, dishwashers and all of the other modern conveniences of daily living, Americans are seemingly more stressed than ever. For many, day-to-day life carries an enormous burden of stress and anxiety. Left unchecked, stress and anxiety can significantly...

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HRT in Adults: Definition, Types, Cost, Effects

HRT in Adults: Definition, Types, Cost, Effects

Hormone replacement therapy – those three words often lead people to think about estrogen treatment for menopausal women. However, there is far more to HRT than stopping hot flashes and night sweats. All adults, women and men, can suffer from hormonal imbalance – or multiple hormone imbalances. The...

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5 Foods That Lower Testosterone in Men and Grow Belly Fat

5 Foods That Lower Testosterone in Men and Grow Belly Fat

If you're a guy entering middle age, you have probably noticed a certain trend of growing bellies among you and your friends. This sort of fat accumulation around the abdomen has many nicknames – "beer belly," "dad gut," etc. Although we commonly chalk growing belly fat accumulation up to a natural...

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HGH and Thyroid Health: Can Growth Hormone Cause Hyperthyroidism?

HGH and Thyroid Health: Can Growth Hormone Cause Hyperthyroidism?

Hormone replacement therapy (HRT) is the medical practice of introducing exogenous hormones (produced from outside the body) into the blood via injection. Several types of HRT exist for the safe and effective replacement of various hormones, including HRT for human growth hormone (HGH). Human growth...

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HGH and Professional Sports: Why Do Athletes Use it?

HGH and Professional Sports: Why Do Athletes Use it?

Making a career in professional sports is a cut-throat proposition. At the highest levels of performance, even the smallest competitive advantage could mean the difference between going home with the gold or going home empty-handed. Athletes across the world, and their trainers, are always on the lookout...

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The Essential Guide to HGH Levels Tests in Adults

The Essential Guide to HGH Levels Tests in Adults

Human growth hormone, often abbreviated as HGH, promotes healthy bone, muscle, and tissue growth in the body as well as fulfilling a number of other important "building" functions. Adults who experience an inadequate supply of HGH produced by the pituitary gland may notice an array of symptoms that hamper...

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