A decreased ability to focus and concentrate on simple tasks is a sign of low testosterone. You may find it challenging to remember basic information which negatively affects your productivity in daily life and at work.
Our skills that enable us to perform these simple or complex tasks comes from our cognitive ability. This affects short term and long term memory and the agility of our mind. These factors have a profound influence on our daily lives and performance ability. A study conducted in 2006 compared men with normal testosterone levels with men that had low testosterone levels and found that the men with low testosterone levels had less cognitive aptitude. The lower levels of circulating testosterone in the body reduced cognitive ability to perform everyday tasks.
The study also shows that men participating in testosterone replacement therapy gained improved cognitive skills overtime.
If you are experiencing difficulty concentrating and any of the other symptoms below, we encourage you to get your testosterone levels checked: