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MALE. Of the masculine sex; of the sex that begets young; the sex opposed to the female. Vide Gender; Man; Sex; Worthiest of blood.

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Our study supports the idea that male sex hormones decrease the lifespan in men," the authors said.
Experts believe the drug prevents male sex hormones from doing their dastardly deeds on hair follicles of the male scalp, as is the horrible fate of those, like your editor, cursed by androgenetic alopecia, the most common cause of male pattern baldness.
The progression of prostate cancer is usually driven by male sex hormones (androgens) such as testosterone.
Like other anabolic steroids, it is designed to mimic the effects of the male sex hormones testosterone and dihydrotestosterone and thus promote muscle growth.
Based on these findings, the Jena pharmacists concluded that the male sex hormones play a key role in the modulation of the immune response.
The study suggests soy and soy mixed with whey protein had positive effects on male sex hormones.
Scientists believe the dramatic difference is due to levels of male sex hormones which cause acne.
In such tests, the substances impair fetal production of testosterone and other male sex hormones (SN: 4/3/99, p.
The andropause is character-ised by a crisis of vitality and virility and is caused by changes in male sex hormones called free testosterone.
Pulaku tested positive on July 23 for Stanozolol - an old, relatively cheap and easy-to-detect drug, which like other anabolic steroids, is designed to mimic the effects of the male sex hormones testosterone and dihydrotestosterone.
Fenugreek seeds contain compounds called saponins which are thought to stimulate production of male sex hormones including testosterone.