Low Dose Naltrexone

Low Dose Naltrexone

Written by: Chettana Sanasith, PharmD. Candidate Class of 2019     What is Naltrexone? FDA approved in 1984, naltrexone is an orally active opioid receptor antagonist, blocking the reception of the opioid hormones that our brain and adrenal glands produce...
What is Somatopause?

What is Somatopause?

Much like menopause and andropause, somatopause refers to a transitional period (most common among older women and men) characterized by a decline, or pause, in the production of important hormones, specifically growth hormones. Growth hormones are not only important...
Testicular Cancer: Check Yo’ Self

Testicular Cancer: Check Yo’ Self

Let’s face it—ignoring the health of your man parts is just nuts. In the US, testicular cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer in young men. Taking one minute to perform a self-exam could save your life. Don't know how? Follow these step-by-step instructions at...
What is Peyronie’s Disease?

What is Peyronie’s Disease?

While healthy penises may vary in shape and size, a significant or painful bend in the shaft could be the result of Peyronie’s (pay-roe-NEEZ) disease. First described by Francois de la Peyronie, a surgeon to Louis XIV of France in 1743, Peyronie’s disease is a...