Researchers are constantly discovering more about testosterone and how it affects men’s health. This research has revealed the connection between certain health conditions and low testosterone levels. The following chronic health conditions that have been linked to low testosterone are: obesity, high blood pressure, diabetes, and metabolic syndrome.
Low testosterone isn’t known to cause these health issues, and testosterone therapy isn’t the cure. However, there is a link and studies have shown health improvement for men who have taken testosterone replacement. The realization that certain medical conditions and low testosterone are linked is increasing and much research is being done in this field.
Here is a list of some of the common health problems tied to low testosterone: