Testosterone Therapy Showing Protective Effects In Women

The confusion arises about the use of hormones in pre and post menopausal women. Studies also have proven that increased risk of breast cancer in women appears when two female hormones (estrogen and progesterone) become halted. Hormone replacement therapy (HRT) becomes useful to overcome the symptoms related to it. Testosterone replacement therapy is used in women at its peak level. Testosterone is produced by the testicles in males and by the ovaries in females, with small amounts also produced by the adrenal glands in both genders. Testosterone is also the precursor of estradiol ( a female hormone) in men and women...( Read More )