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Bodybuilder Gynecomastia Causes and Treatments

What causes bodybuilder gynecomastia? Bodybuilder gynecomastia is most often caused by an excessive amount of estrogen or prolactin as a result of inappropriate anabolic steroid use, most commonly testosterone or it’s derivatives. When high levels of testosterone hormones are injected, a portion of that testosterone is converted into estrogen by the enzyme aromatase. Aromatase converts …

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Low T: Everything You Need To Know

WHAT IS TESTOSTERONE DEFICIENCY Testosterone is an essential hormone present in both men and women. It plays a critical role in maintaining people’s mental and physical health. WHY PEOPLE DEVELOP LOW TESTOSTERONE  Testosterone levels drop about 1 to 3% a year starting at the age of 30 in men and age 25 in women. Your …

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5 Signs You Have Low Testosterone for Women

Is it possible for women to have low testosterone?  The answer is yes! Testosterone is just as important in women as it is in men. There are two hormones in the body that are really important for our well being: Estrogen and Testosterone and everyone needs both regardless if you are male or female. However, the …

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What is hormone pellet therapy at XSculpt

What is Hormone Pellet Therapy? Simply put, hormone pellet therapy is the treatment of a person’s symptoms due to hormonal imbalance using pellets to deliver a steady dose of hormones such as testosterone and/or estrogen. What are testosterone pellets used for? Testosterone pellets are used to dispense testosterone consistently at an optimal level over time. …

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10 ways you can increase testosterone naturally

Many of our patients often ask if there are ways to increase their testosterone levels naturally or if there are any at home remedies available before seeking treatment. I like to identify whether there are foods, supplements, or lifestyle habits that might be contributing to their low testosterone levels first and then recommend simple (but …

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