The Bio-Identical Hormone Debate by Dr. Holtorf

One of our favorite articles written on BHRT come from Kent Holtorf, MD, co-founder of the Bio Identical Hormone Initiative.org.  His work in this field is extensive and his writings informative.  While this article has information more geared to the medical professional, the lay-person seeking information on the debate between bio identical and ‘traditional’ hormone…

Testosterone and Prostate Cancer

Many men hear the concern about testosterone and prostate cancer.  That conclusion comes from a study conducted in 1941 by Doctor Charles Huggins.  One Harvard doctor, Abraham Morgentaler, now Associate Professor of Urology at Harvard Medical School  has spent the last 20 years putting this theory to the test.  When he went back to the original…

Androgen Insufficiency in Women

A 2006 study by Glenn Braunstein and Cedars-Sinai speaks to a disorder called Hypo-Sexual-Desire-Disorder or HSDD; the most common form of female sexual dysfunction.  The study reports on treatment using physiologic to supraphysiologic levels of testosterone for patients who suffer with this diagnosis. PDF