Prescriptions for testosterone, once seen as the antidote to aging, dropped by half between 2013 and 2016, finds an analysis in the Journal of the American Medical Association. The reason: fear of heart attacks.
For a decade, M.D.s prescribed testosterone too liberally: 25 percent of men who received testosterone prescriptions had not had their hormone levels tested.
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