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What Is The Andropause?


The andropause is the male equivalent of the menopause; it is also known as the male menopause and it affects some men over the age of 40. Men do not have a menopause, as such, because the levels of testosterone decline steadily as men age, rather than decreasing suddenly like the female menopause; male testosterone levels tend to fall by between 1 and 2 per cent per year from the age of 40. The male menopause is a term coined by the media and health experts sometimes criticise the use of this...