October, 2014

 

Experts Recommend against Diagnosing Testosterone Deficiency in Women

This is a step in the right direction.  I wonder if we will see a rise in women being diagnosed with Hypoactive Sexual Desire Disorder? Let’s hope not. Love & Miracles, Lisa Marie       Experts Recommend against Diagnosing Testosterone Deficiency in Women Contact: Aaron Lohr Director, Media Relations Phone: 202.971.3654 alohr@endocrine.org Contact: Jenni Glenn Gingery Manager, Media Relations Phone: 202.971.3655 jgingery@endocrine.org Endocrine Society publishes updated Clinical Practice Guideline on Androgens in Women Washington, DC—The Endocrine Society today issued a Clinical Practice Guideline (CPG) advising against the use of testosteroneRead More


What do the drugs ecstasy and testosterone have in common?

What Do the Drugs Ecstasy and Testosterone have in Common? The drug MDMA, better known as ecstasy, was a legal prescription drug in the 70s and 80s. Physicians “prescribed it to patients suffering from terminal illness, trauma, marital difficulties, drug addiction, phobias and other disorders” (Doblin&Rosenbaum). However, MDMA took on a whole new meaning in the 80s when it became available in nightclubs as well as in other forms of distribution (Doblin&Rosenbaum). I was living in Dallas, Texas during the time the “legal drug” ecstasy was a big hit atRead More