Testosterone. It’s the hormone that makes men, men, right? It’s responsible for facial hair, growth spurts, muscle mass and low voices. It can fluctuate. In fact, researchers now believe that men may experience the same type of monthly hormonal mood swings as women, such as irritability, nervousness, frustration and fatigue. It's called Irritable Male Syndrome, or IMS. Low testosterone levels can also lead to health problems like strokes, depression, Alzheimer’s disease, and a shorter life span. So here’s how to get a boost of natural testosterone. No hormone injections necessary. We got this from Rodale Publishing:
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The potential for testosterone transfer from healthy males dosed with FORTESTA to healthy females was evaluated in a placebo-controlled, three-way crossover study . The washout period was approximately 29 days. Six males were treated with either FORTESTA (30 mg testosterone) or placebo to one thigh only. At 2 hours after the application of FORTESTA to males, the females rubbed their forearms for 15 minutes on the thigh of the males. Serum concentrations of testosterone were monitored in females for 24 hours after the transfer procedure. When direct skin-to-skin transfer occurred with FORTESTA mean Cavg increased by 134% and mean Cmax increased by 191%, compared to direct skinto- skin transfer with placebo. When transfer occurred with FORTESTA while covering a thigh with boxer shorts, mean Cavg decreased by 3% and mean Cmax increased by 2%, compared to direct skin-toskin transfer with placebo [see DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION ].