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Testosterone Fights Alzheimers

It almost seems too good to be true, but, happliy, this looks to be real.

RESEARCHERS in Perth have made a groundbreaking discovery into the prevention of Alzheimer’s disease, after showing that boosting testosterone levels in the body can lower levels of a toxic brain protein linked to the development of the crippling condition.

Preliminary results from a clinical trial of West Australian men, presented at the prestigious Royal Society of Medicine in London, show that not only does the use of a testosterone cream lower the protein beta amyloid but importantly it appears to improve memory.

Professor Ralph Martins, of the Sir James McCusker Foundation for Alzheimer’s Research at Hollywood Private Hospital, said from London that he was excited by early results from an ongoing trial of healthy men aged 50 to 72 who had a testosterone deficiency and only mild signs of memory loss.

Read the full article here http://www.smh.com.au/news/science/alzheimers-tackled-by-testosterone-boost/2007/03/29/1174761669462.html

There are more substantiating articles here as well.

Its beginning to look like boosting your testosterone makes you smarter as you age, so much for the meathead images of the past. Now, to get this out there so that the ?roid-rage? stereotype gets replaced by testosterone ? mental savior.