Basic Testosterone Physiology (BLA S4E1)

Basic Testosterone Physiology (BLA S4E1)

Welcome to episode 1 of the fourth season of the podcast! This season we will be talking about a super hot topic and that is...testosterone! In this first episode we will start by talking about the physiology of testosterone so we can lay the groundwork for the upcoming podcasts that will build on these concepts. I hope you enjoy!

Chapters:
00:52 - What is testosterone?
02:24 - How testosterone is regulated
07:00 - Where and when are testosterone made
07:56 - What does testosterone do?
09:41 - Sex differences
10:27 - How testosterone works in the body
14:49 - Free vs bound testosterone
17:33 - The role of estrogen and DHT
19:57 - The formulations of testosterone
21:29 - Outro

*Disclaimer* This podcast is for entertainment, education, and informational purposes only. The topics  discussed should not solely be used to diagnose, treat , or prevent any condition.  The information presented here was created with an evidence based approach, but you please keep in mind that science is always changing and at the time of listening to this there may some new data that makes this information incomplete or inaccurate. Always seek the advice of your personal physician or qualified health care provider for questions regarding any medical condition.