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Effects of Being Overweight Portland ME

Testosterone influences the sex drive and the growth of spermatogenic tissue in the testes. It does not regulate the quality of sperm. Spermatogenic tissue performs the very production of sperm. If the level of one’s testosterone decreases, which is bound to happen to every “couch potato” person who tends to avoid effort, his libido may drop.

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(207) 780-0020
576 Saint John Street
Portland, ME
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(207) 874-1060
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Portland, ME
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Top of the Hill Counseling
(207) 780-8999
142 High Street
Portland, ME
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Serenity House Inc
(207) 774-2722
30 Mellen Street
Portland, ME
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Northeast Occupational Exchange
(207) 553-7056
62 Elm Street
Portland, ME
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Portland VA Clinic
(207) 771-3500
73 Washington Avenue
Portland, ME
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Crossroads for Women
(207) 773-9931
66 Pearl Street
Portland, ME
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Substance abuse , Buprenorphine Services
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Transitions Counseling Inc
(888) 773-8886
222 Saint John Street
Portland, ME
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Substance abuse
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City of Portland/Portland Public Hlth
(207) 874-8445
20 Portland Street
Portland, ME
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Community Substance Abuse Centers
(207) 221-2292
2300 Congress Street
Portland, ME
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Substance abuse , Detoxification, Methadone Maintenance, Methadone Detoxification
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Outpatient
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Effects of Being Overweight

Most of us are facing obesity problem throughout the industrialized world and a series of cautions about this growing problem from the rest of the world. This fact creates lots of questions about how obesity would influence millions of lives have been raised.

Actually, there is no research have been performed yet to find this. But there are several indirect links between obesity and decrease in the quality of sperm that science has already identified. The fact that overweight and obese people tend to cut down on effort whenever they can has a big influence on sex. It is because regular effort is crucial to the secretion of testosterone by the body.

Testosterone influences the sex drive and the growth of spermatogenic tissue in the testes. It does not regulate the quality of sperm. Spermatogenic tissue performs the very production of sperm. If the level of one’s testosterone decreases, which is bound to happen to every “couch potato” person who tends to avoid effort, his libido may drop. Then if one has his libido drop, he is no longer as interested in sex as before, not does he get as much pleasure from it as he used to. Combined with the frequent exposure to substances that mimic the effects of the estrogen hormone, the low level of testosterone may set off shrinking penis and testicles.

Besides that, if one is overweight or obese, he may have unbalanced diets.

The unbalanced diets tend to leave out foods rich in zinc, the most important minerals that enter...

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