A new study suggests testosterone levels may be a little lower in people who have low levels.
The study, published in the journal PLOS ONE, looked at the average testosterone levels of over 4,000 men and women from all over the world and found that testosterone levels were about half what they were in the general population.
The average level of testosterone in the US is 1.5 to 2.0 ng/dL, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
The U.K. average is 1 to 1.8 ng/dl.
“The results are surprising, because testosterone is one of the most important hormones for the development of male sexual characteristics,” said lead author Dr. Peter Kuzniak, a professor of reproductive biology at the University of Western Australia in Perth.
“What we found is that, despite having low testosterone, men in countries with higher testosterone levels had lower levels of sexual desire, and in other respects, we found that the testosterone levels in low- and high-T men were about the same.”
It’s not just men who have lower testosterone levels, though.
Women also have lower levels, but Kuznik and his colleagues found that women with higher levels of testosterone had higher levels in the brains of their partners.
The researchers also found that when testosterone levels are high, people have an easier time falling in love.
They found that high levels of hormone in the brain correlate with the ability to get aroused in the long term.
In fact, the brain has the capacity to regulate mood in the short term, according the researchers.
The brain has a “hormone clock” which is a way of controlling the levels of hormones.
“We found that if you have a high level of hormonal activity in the hypothalamus, that can make you feel happy, happy and aroused,” Kuznick said.
In the U, for example, people who had higher hormone levels in their brains were more likely to be attracted to their partners, and were less likely to cheat on them.
But Kuznik said there is more to the story.
“In our study, the average levels of circulating testosterone were lower in the women who were lower testosterone and higher in the men,” he said.
That was really striking, and that is consistent with the fact that women have lower circulating levels of this hormone in general. “
When we look at the women’s brains, they actually had lower circulating testosterone levels.
That was really striking, and that is consistent with the fact that women have lower circulating levels of this hormone in general.
And this is also consistent with people having a greater ability to suppress their testosterone in certain parts of their bodies.”
What this means for you, as a male?
The research has important implications for men who are looking to get married or to get pregnant, Kuznic said.
People who are menopausal and who are already taking hormone therapy should not be concerned, because their hormone levels are lower.
“This is a very important study, because it shows that the body is adjusting to the hormone levels that it has been receiving,” he added.
And while this study is the first to look at testosterone levels for men, Kuhn said there are many studies that show testosterone levels do not necessarily correlate with fertility or sexually transmitted infections.
“You can think of testosterone levels as being a marker for other hormones, such as testosterone levels that are produced by the testes, or you can think about it as being an indicator of other hormones that might be circulating in the body,” Kuhnen said.
Kuznek said it is important to remember that hormone levels may change over time, so if you are having problems with sexual desire or sexual function, your testosterone levels might be too low.
“But the hormone response is probably better than just trying to look for one particular marker, because you’re really trying to determine the underlying causes of your lower testosterone,” he explained.
The National Institutes of Health and the National Institute on Aging support the study with funding from the NIH’s National Institute of Mental Health, the National Science Foundation, the Howard Hughes Medical Institute, the Department of Defense Research, and the Department for the Armed Forces.