involuntary addiction

 
 

“Be the change you wish to see in the world” Gandhi

This week the US Surgeon General,Vivek H. Murthy, M.D., M.B.A.made the headlines when he launched a movement to end the Opioid crisis. He sent a letter to the 2.3 million American physicians requesting their help to end this crisis through the Turn The Tide Rx Movement: http://turnthetiderx.org/ Over the past two years, I’ve had thousands of people visit my website www.testosteroneaddiction.com searching for education, understanding and research regarding testosterone replacement therapy. An ongoing theme I hear from the spouses of those using testosterone replacement is, “My husband (or wife) is out of control.” TheyRead More


Testosterone-Sandy’s Story

Testosterone

When the concept of Testosterone Addiction was introduced to  group therapists and behavioral health professionals there was an overwhelming response. Three therapists, who have patients addicted to steroids in the form of testosterone, said their patients’ lives had become a shambles.  During the past year and a half I have spoken with thousands of people, some who have told me about a spouse who uses testosterone and how it has negatively affected their relationships. One said, “My husband started taking testosterone and he became an angry, aggressive sex driven person,”Read More


Testosterone Overdosing

This past year has been a life changing, profound experience.  I walked the plank. I put myself out there. I became vulnerable to my core by sharing my story with testosterone replacement therapy and creating an advocacy that did not exist. It has humbled me, challenged me and empowered me.   Now, a year later, I know I need to continue this journey even more so. In the past two weeks I have met two women both who have been overdosing on testosterone and one of my friends who sharedRead More


1.6 Billion Dollar Industry

  Are you aware that, Testosterone Replacement Therapy is a 1.6 Billion Dollar industry and is poised for growth in the years ahead? Testosterone is known as the male hormone that increases stamina, energy and sex drive. It is a prescription medication given to men and women across the globe.  Like any other prescription medication, it can help relieve symptoms and also cause serious side effects or possibly develop what I refer to as an “involuntary addiction.” This is an addiction to a medication given to you as a resultRead More