Main Menu
Advertisement
Affiliates
Advertisement
Newest Members
AHAB, StevenAg03, hillcountrytx18, rh2ogundog, Hammer2045
63588 Registered Users
Top Posters
dogcatcher 86949
stxranchman 52559
bill oxner 46086
RWH24 44568
rifleman 44356
BOBO the Clown 43445
BMD 40834
Big Orn 37484
txshntr 35148
SnakeWrangler 34883
facebook
Forum Stats
63588 Members
45 Forums
450898 Topics
6230646 Posts

Max Online: 16728 @ 03/25/12 08:51 AM
Page 1 of 6 1 2 3 4 5 6 >
Topic Options
#6926190 - 10/19/17 03:39 PM Low "T"?
SnakeWrangler Offline
THF Celebrity

Registered: 01/22/11
Posts: 34883
Loc: Over yonder.....
Hoax, scam, or for real? What says the THF? Keep it kid friendly and out of the bunker... confused2 popcorn
_________________________
"You're statistically more likely to be killed by Hillary Clinton than an NRA member. - PolitiDiva

"Death is permanent...everything else is temporary!"

"You Cannot Simultaneously Be Politically Correct And Intellectually Honest!"

Top
#6926236 - 10/19/17 04:17 PM Re: Low "T"? [Re: SnakeWrangler]
Sneaky Offline
The "Grouch"

Registered: 10/22/12
Posts: 18781
Loc: Winters
I couldnít say. I havenít done the research.

However, my thinking is that people are trying to avoid something that is natural and supposed to happen. We may not like it, but thatís the way it works. Messing with things that naturally happen to our bodies seems like a bad idea to me. Thereís plenty of natural ways to keep your testosterone from declining too rapidly. I would explore those options first.
_________________________

Top
#6926243 - 10/19/17 04:29 PM Re: Low "T"? [Re: SnakeWrangler]
Cajun Raider Offline
Tracker

Registered: 07/23/11
Posts: 693
Loc: Texas
Sneaky, that's what I keep telling my wife! By the way, our best friends are from Winters.
_________________________
Don't talk the talk if you didn't walk the walk.

Top
#6926327 - 10/19/17 06:22 PM Re: Low "T"? [Re: SnakeWrangler]
TKM Offline
Woodsman

Registered: 01/29/12
Posts: 156
Loc: Bedford, Tx.
Not a hoax or scam at all. For some, it is genetics, for others they don't eat right, and there are those that have a disease or other issue that affects testosterone levels. Tried all the patches, gels, etc. Started on the bi-weekly injections and only regret I have is not doing it sooner. At 57 and 275 lbs I pay more attention to proteins and carbs, consume less sugar, eat less fast food. Try to hit the gym at least twice a week, sometimes 3 or 4 times depending on how I feel which is usually dictated by how much of, and quality of sleep.

Top
#6926634 - 10/20/17 06:39 AM Re: Low "T"? [Re: SnakeWrangler]
FiremanJG Offline
THF Celebrity

Registered: 12/16/08
Posts: 24534
Loc: Wolfe City, TX
It's real. Lots of Firemen are on therapy. The reason ours drops prematurely is due to lack of sleep, and constant interrupted sleep.

Set the jokes aside, we have heart attacks and strokes in our 30's, 40's, and 50's also due to terrible sleep patterns, that are involuntary.
_________________________

800 Yard Steel Range
Precision Rifle Instruction
Memberships and Classes Available

Top
#6926730 - 10/20/17 08:12 AM Re: Low "T"? [Re: TKM]
H2O Seeker Offline
Woodsman

Registered: 05/13/17
Posts: 234
Loc: Denison, TX. / Texoma
Originally Posted By: TKM
Not a hoax or scam at all. For some, it is genetics, for others they don't eat right, and there are those that have a disease or other issue that affects testosterone levels. Tried all the patches, gels, etc. Started on the bi-weekly injections and only regret I have is not doing it sooner. At 57 and 275 lbs I pay more attention to proteins and carbs, consume less sugar, eat less fast food. Try to hit the gym at least twice a week, sometimes 3 or 4 times depending on how I feel which is usually dictated by how much of, and quality of sleep.

^^^This. Poor nutrition, lack of sleep, and inactivity with sedentary lifestyles and of course genetics all contribute. Pharma is making big jack on this too but it's a natural part of aging.
_________________________

Anything Sportsman

Top
#6926808 - 10/20/17 09:00 AM Re: Low "T"? [Re: FiremanJG]
redchevy Offline
THF Celebrity

Registered: 10/25/04
Posts: 27786
Loc: Texas
Originally Posted By: FiremanJG
It's real. Lots of Firemen are on therapy. The reason ours drops prematurely is due to lack of sleep, and constant interrupted sleep.

Set the jokes aside, we have heart attacks and strokes in our 30's, 40's, and 50's also due to terrible sleep patterns, that are involuntary.


Sounds like the life of a parent.

I tend to think its more people wanting to be something they aren't anymore and for many it serves the purpose of the little blue pill without admitting they need/want the little blue pill. I have no first hand, never done any of it never will.
_________________________
It's hell eatin em live

Top
#6926816 - 10/20/17 09:06 AM Re: Low "T"? [Re: FiremanJG]
scalebuster Online   content
Veteran Tracker

Registered: 11/25/10
Posts: 3050
Originally Posted By: FiremanJG
It's real. Lots of Firemen are on therapy. The reason ours drops prematurely is due to lack of sleep, and constant interrupted sleep.

Set the jokes aside, we have heart attacks and strokes in our 30's, 40's, and 50's also due to terrible sleep patterns, that are involuntary.



I thought all firemen did all day was cook, lift weights, and wash trucks.

Top
#6926821 - 10/20/17 09:07 AM Re: Low "T"? [Re: SnakeWrangler]
Creekrunner Offline
THF Trophy Hunter

Registered: 10/19/12
Posts: 9996
Loc: Bexar/Gillespie, hunt Terrell
Some young guys commenting on this thread. Never say never. And that's all I have to say about that! grin
_________________________
...and have dominion over the fish of the sea, and over the fowl of the air, and over every living thing that moveth upon the earth. Gen. 1:28

Top
#6926825 - 10/20/17 09:08 AM Re: Low "T"? [Re: redchevy]
Ojai Hunter Offline
Woodsman

Registered: 02/04/17
Posts: 188
Originally Posted By: redchevy
Originally Posted By: FiremanJG
It's real. Lots of Firemen are on therapy. The reason ours drops prematurely is due to lack of sleep, and constant interrupted sleep.

Set the jokes aside, we have heart attacks and strokes in our 30's, 40's, and 50's also due to terrible sleep patterns, that are involuntary.


Sounds like the life of a parent.

I tend to think its more people wanting to be something they aren't anymore and for many it serves the purpose of the little blue pill without admitting they need/want the little blue pill. I have no first hand, never done any of it never will.


How in the world does Testosterone substitute for a blue pill? Testosterone has nothing to do with the ability to have an erection.

Top
#6926850 - 10/20/17 09:28 AM Re: Low "T"? [Re: SnakeWrangler]
redchevy Offline
THF Celebrity

Registered: 10/25/04
Posts: 27786
Loc: Texas
I just see the advertisements on tv all the time about "oh and she'll like it too" wink wink and "make you the man you used to be" bring back and increase "passion" lol and the list goes on, if its not an effect of it they sure are trying to advertise that it is.
_________________________
It's hell eatin em live

Top
#6927057 - 10/20/17 12:22 PM Re: Low "T"? [Re: redchevy]
FiremanJG Offline
THF Celebrity

Registered: 12/16/08
Posts: 24534
Loc: Wolfe City, TX
Originally Posted By: redchevy
Originally Posted By: FiremanJG
It's real. Lots of Firemen are on therapy. The reason ours drops prematurely is due to lack of sleep, and constant interrupted sleep.

Set the jokes aside, we have heart attacks and strokes in our 30's, 40's, and 50's also due to terrible sleep patterns, that are involuntary.


Sounds like the life of a parent.

I tend to think its more people wanting to be something they aren't anymore and for many it serves the purpose of the little blue pill without admitting they need/want the little blue pill. I have no first hand, never done any of it never will.


Life of a parent for a child that never grows up. So you're saying there's no case for lack of sleep, low testosterone, stress and heart attacks among U.S. Firemen? Be sure and tell that to the 100 families that have to endure those deaths every year.
_________________________

800 Yard Steel Range
Precision Rifle Instruction
Memberships and Classes Available

Top
#6927058 - 10/20/17 12:24 PM Re: Low "T"? [Re: scalebuster]
FiremanJG Offline
THF Celebrity

Registered: 12/16/08
Posts: 24534
Loc: Wolfe City, TX
Originally Posted By: scalebuster
Originally Posted By: FiremanJG
It's real. Lots of Firemen are on therapy. The reason ours drops prematurely is due to lack of sleep, and constant interrupted sleep.

Set the jokes aside, we have heart attacks and strokes in our 30's, 40's, and 50's also due to terrible sleep patterns, that are involuntary.



I thought all firemen did all day was cook, lift weights, and wash trucks.


You thought wrong.
_________________________

800 Yard Steel Range
Precision Rifle Instruction
Memberships and Classes Available

Top
#6927059 - 10/20/17 12:26 PM Re: Low "T"? [Re: SnakeWrangler]
redchevy Offline
THF Celebrity

Registered: 10/25/04
Posts: 27786
Loc: Texas
Nope, life of a parent was pretty much the only thing there towards your comment, the rest is just my general thoughts of it.
_________________________
It's hell eatin em live

Top
#6927060 - 10/20/17 12:27 PM Re: Low "T"? [Re: redchevy]
FiremanJG Offline
THF Celebrity

Registered: 12/16/08
Posts: 24534
Loc: Wolfe City, TX
Originally Posted By: redchevy
I just see the advertisements on tv all the time about "oh and she'll like it too" wink wink and "make you the man you used to be" bring back and increase "passion" lol and the list goes on, if its not an effect of it they sure are trying to advertise that it is.


Those are for erectile dysfunction meds, not testosterone. Testosterone is a vital hormone that seriously aids in body repair and rebuild. Thus making it very important for recovery, and heart health. I think you stuck your foot in your mouth on this one. wink
_________________________

800 Yard Steel Range
Precision Rifle Instruction
Memberships and Classes Available

Top
Page 1 of 6 1 2 3 4 5 6 >



© 2004-2018 OUTDOOR SITES NETWORK all rights reserved USA and Worldwide