Menopause in Men
Symptoms of menopause in men include
decreased hardness and sensitivity during erection due to
weakened nerves and difficulty in blood and oxygen supply.
- Causes of Menopause in Men
'Menopause' generally reminds of a series of symptoms caused in women after menopause due to female hormone deficiency, but men also develop menopausal symptoms due to male hormone deficiency as they get older. The direct causes of menopause in men include decreased male hormone from aging brain and testicles, environmental factors such as excessive drinking, smoking and stress, and physical factors such as high blood pressure, diabetes and liver disorders.
- Menopause Symptoms
Menopause in men accelerates aging in men and deteriorates the body's resistance, and therefore is a major threat to men's health after middle age. Menopause in men occurs around age 50 and the rate of occurrence increases with age. After age 60, it occurs in about 30% of people. Major symptoms include feeling tired easily, diminished memory and depression. Physical symptoms include decreased muscular strength, increased body fat and weakening of bones as well as diminished sexual functions leading to erectile dysfunction and hyposexuality. The causes of menopause in men include decreased male hormone from aging brain and testicles, environmental factors such as excessive drinking, smoking and stress, and physical factors such as high blood pressure, diabetes and liver disorders.
- Stem Cell Therapy of Menopause in Men
Menopause in men is mostly treated by supplementing male hormone at the hospital. Although male hormone can be administered without major side effects in male menopause patients, it may cause critical side effects in ordinary person without male menopause. Because stem cell therapy for male menopause uses autologous stem cells, there are no side effects. Stem cell injections wake up the cells in the body and cause physical reactions and therefore improve overall physical functions such as increasing muscular power, reducing body fat and preventing osteoporosis. Also, it can improve cognitive ability, improve mental symptoms such as helplessness, fatigue, depression and anxiety and improve sexual functions including sexual desire and functions.