Low testosterone, the liver, and sex hormone binding globulin

This is the fourth video in the video series on low testosterone.

When you are working with a functional medicine clinician or an alternative medicine clinician, one area that may be check is the liver and detoxification. Many people know that the liver affects how they detoxify metals and other chemicals. However, many people do not know the intimate relationship between the liver and their hormone levels. One way that testosterone can be influenced by the liver is through the action of sex hormone binding globulin. If this is too high because the liver is inappropriately producing too much, then a person will have less functional testosterone in their body.

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