When is testosterone therapy appropriate?

Modern androgen therapy started in 1935 when testosterone was isolated from bull testes and, in the same year, testosterone was…

Positive effects of testosterone for T-deficient men

Testosterone deficiency (TD) is a well-established and significant medical condition, including somatic, sexual and psychological effects. It also is associated…

Regular ejaculation may protect against prostate cancer

Although South Africa has a low incidence of prostate cancer (PCa), the mortality rate associated with the disease is high.…

Osteoporosis unrecognised in men

One of the fallacies about osteoporosis is that it is a disease that only affects women. While it is true…

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CPD POINTS: 2

Testosterone deficiency: key recommendations

An international panel of leading experts developed nine consensus statements regarding the treatment of testosterone deficiency (TD). The statements were…

Consequences of male obesity

Male obesity is on the rise globally, especially in westernised countries. The effect of increased adiposity extends beyond well-known comorbidities…

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CPD POINTS: 1

Why do men put up with incontinence?

Up to 33% of men tolerate urinary incontinence (UI) for more than five years before seeking medical help. It is…

Medical Chronicle November CPDs

Below are all of the CPDs produced for the November 2018 issue of Medical Chronicle. You need to read all…