Entries by allihess

How To Lose Weight For Healthy T Levels

Testosterone levels and body fat are intimately linked– in fact, they’re exact opposites. High testosterone equals lower body fat. Low testosterone equals higher body fat. But why does this relationship exist? Where does it come from? And how can you overcome it to lose weight and boost testosterone? The four-way relationship Testosterone plays a role […]

Does Exercise Boost Testosterone?

Strap in, because I’m about to completely change your idea about what “healthy” workouts look like. It’s true that working out can help raise your testosterone levels if you’re suffering from low testosterone. But not the workouts you might imagine. You don’t need to workout everyday to boost testosterone. You don’t need to workout more […]

Let’s Celebrate National Orgasm Day

National Orgasm Day is July 31, and it’s the perfect time to celebrate the heat of the summer. In 2018, National Orgasm Day falls on a Tuesday, and I can’t think of a better way to enliven your week and celebrate men’s health than to celebrate with a few orgasms yourself. Did you know that […]

What Is Low Testosterone?

Do you feel “off” but don’t really know why? Is your libido quickly dwindling? Are you gaining weight around your midsection and losing muscle mass? Are you feeling fatigued, low energy, irritable, and anxious? Do you just not feel like yourself?   When patients come to me reporting a sense of just not feeling right […]

Are These Medications Killing Your Sex Life?

Most medications come with a slew of side effects, ranging from mild dry mouth to severe life-threatening diseases. For most men, some of the worst—and the most common—are adverse sexual effects. Sexual side effects of medications can include erectile dysfunction, impotence, low testosterone, and even low sperm count and infertility. This is because certain medications […]

Does BPA Cause Sexual Problems?

BPA, a chemical rampant in everyday American life, is directly linked to short-term and long-term sexual dysfunction. But what is BPA and how is it linked to sexual disorders? And what can you do about it? What is sexual dysfunction? Before we get into BPA, let’s first discuss the definition of sexual dysfunction. “Sexual dysfunction” […]

Olive Oil Will Change Your Life—Here’s How

Want to become healthier with just one simple change to your diet? If you want to reduce your risk of inflammation-related diseases, like cardiovascular disease, Alzheimer’s, stroke, diabetes and cancer… Then you want extra virgin olive oil (EVOO). Extra virgin olive oil is a primary component of one of the healthiest diets on the planet: […]

What Does A High PSA REALLY Mean?

PSA, or prostate-specific antigen, is often thought of as an immediate signal of prostate cancer—but is it really? Doctors have discovered that a high PSA level does not necessarily correlate to prostate cancer. There could be other health and lifestyle factors impacting your PSA test results. What do PSA levels mean and what could cause […]

Happy Men’s Health Month!

Happy Men’s Health Month! June is our favorite month at Smart Men’s Health, because it’s a period dedicated to education and awareness about men’s wellness. This is a great opportunity for the media, healthcare providers, and public policy creators to bring men’s sexual health to the forefront of the healthcare conversation. Did you know that […]

Testosterone: 10 Crazy And Surprising Effects

Testosterone is a necessary hormone involved in health, reproduction, and behavior. Men and women both require testosterone (T) for sex drive, bone strength, muscle maintenance, and more. T levels drastically impact physical, emotional, and mental health. So what are the effects of testosterone? Below you’ll find the 10 ways the big T impacts your health, […]