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March 24, 2020

A Guide To Steroid Hormones & Immunity

  Amid this awful viral pandemic, global economic meltdown and toilet paper shortage, you may be worried about how your TRT might influence your immune system.  Well, don’t panic because I’m going to explain this to you in this article.   Glucocorticoids, Sex Hormones & Immunity – Definitions Glucocorticoids are steroid hormones, named rightly so … Continued

February 24, 2020

Testosterone Reference Ranges – What Should Be Considered “Normal” & Why?

To many reading this, you’ve undoubtedly been told by your doctor that your Testosterone was “normal”, when it clearly fell in line with BSSM recommendations for treatment. Concurrent with this, you may have been mildly symptomatic and had clear indications of a worsening metabolic profile from other biomarkers such as HbA1c and a cholesterol panel. … Continued

January 24, 2020

Mumblings of a Madman

I’ve always struggled with conforming.  I’ve been to the edge, I’ve even stepped over the edge on more than one occasion.  I’ve pushed boundaries because I don’t believe in the model, much like I believe in democracy, but don’t believe in the democratic process.  Consequently I don’t vote, I refuse to be complicit in something … Continued

January 22, 2020

Why Does Testosterone Crystallise?

Testosterone Cypionate is more prone to supersaturation when compared with Testosterone Enanthate.  This makes it more susceptible to crystallisation under certain preventable circumstances, which will be explained in more detail later. Manufacturers of cypionate globally provide the universal advice to inspect your testosterone medication for crystal particulate matter before administering (1-3).  If crystals are present, they … Continued

January 20, 2020

The Importance of Oestrogen in TRT

Micro-dosing Exemestane & Controlling Oestrogen – The Facts & the Why Oestrogens are steroid hormones, and there are various Oestrogens (1). Estradiol (E2) is the predominant Oestrogen, and the Oestrogen that we’ll focus on. E2 is paramount to the maintenance of optimal health in both women and men. Though, as with nearly anything in life, … Continued

Benefits of HCG
December 30, 2019

The Benefits of Using HCG with TRT

In my professional opinion, HCG should always form part of your Testosterone Replacement Therapy (TRT) protocol.  It helps to maintain fertility, testicular and penis size, cognitive function, and libido whilst on TRT.  Additional benefits such as up-regulation of steroid hormones have also been purported, however there is not enough evidence at present to support this … Continued

December 3, 2019

TRT – Best Practice

Introduction The Men’s Health Clinic is a CQC Registered private medical clinic that specialises in the diagnosis and management of men with Testosterone Deficiency.  Lydia and I opened the clinic in January 2016.  From very humble beginnings we now have our very own bespoke TRT clinic which brings in men from all over the world.  … Continued

Testosterone – The Forgotten Hormone
October 27, 2019

Testosterone – The Forgotten Hormone

Hormonal balance is integral to both physical and psychological well-being. All hormones are dependent, whether that be a direct relationship or indirect, they are not independent. You must adopt a holistic approach to hormonal health in order to achieve stability. The body likes stability, it has sophisticated mechanisms in place to help maintain homeostasis, which … Continued