SARM’s or Selective Androgen Receptor Modulators are now popular in bodybuilding. For better or worse, this group tends to push the boundaries on performance and biohacking. The term refers to compounds that have similar anabolic properties to anabolic steroids but with reduced androgenic … [Read more...] about Cistanche as Natural Selective Androgen Receptor Modulator (SARM)
We came across a nice video that details the benefits of Pine Pollen Tincture, not to mention recommending our brand. It's a great presentation, visually well done, so I thought it worth sharing here. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ETahMM3iWS4 If you'd like to see for yourself what this … [Read more...] about Why Pine Pollen Tincture?
A question from a potential customer… “I am 36 years old, 6’4” and 195 pounds. Over the last couple years I have had blood work done several times and I always have low testostrone. I have tried lifting weights and exercise but still have tested low. I don’t always feel like crap but most of the … [Read more...] about TRT and/or Herbs?
Just because it is true on average, doesn’t mean it has to be true for you. Science more often than not deals with averages. While this can be useful information, many people then take it to be gospel. For instance, when we’re talking about men and testosterone, you’ll often see charts like … [Read more...] about Testosterone Doesn’t Have to Fall with Age
Recently I asked for questions from customers. A lot of these had to do with sexual issues. A previous post covered those concerning size. All of the following questions concern ED and libido. “Is there any hope at all for someone with e.d. at age 70?” Yes, I believe there is always hope! It’s … [Read more...] about Q&A on ED and Libido
This question gave me a chuckle so I thought it worth sharing and using as the subject line too… “My 2 primary herb goals: bones & boners. I'm 67, very active, recently diagnosed with osteoporosis. Need to boost T both for bone health and sexual health. What are the most effective herbs/combos? … [Read more...] about Bones and Boners
This is a subject I've talked about before. It's alarming...and yet seems to be part of the systemic effects of our civilization at large (or arguably part of one or more agendas). Regardless, for the future this trend will continue. That's the bad news. The good news is you can do your best to … [Read more...] about Global Fertility Crisis
I hope you’ve found this series focused on the prostate illuminating and useful. This has included: • Herbs for Men’s Prostate • DHT’s Role in Prostate Issues, Hair Loss and Acne • If I were to be Diagnosed with Cancer • The Great Prostate Hoax (PSA Screening) • Beware Prostate Cancer … [Read more...] about Wrapping Up on the Prostate
We got this amazing testimonial in the other day, along with a question that will surely help some other people. Just following up to share great results from adding several of your products to my daily life. 6 months ago I was diagnosed with type 2 diabetes, non alcoholic fatty liver … [Read more...] about Why did my Testosterone Go Down?
Ashwagandha and Tongkat Ali are two of our most popular herbal supplements here at Lost Empire Herbs and two very important hormone-supporting herbs! Before we go further, I need you to understand that half of what I'm talking about here applies to any Ashwagandha or Tongkat Ali out there on the … [Read more...] about Ashwagandha vs. Tongkat Ali (Which Is Best For You?)
I was interviewed on a podcast recently. It’s not been published yet, but I’ll be sure to share when it is. The hosts of the show were a couple. And they mentioned what to me was an amazing idea. So much so that I’m immediately applying it…and I know a good chunk of our customers might want to … [Read more...] about Cycling Herbs with Her Cycle
Got this question about sexual recovery time for men the other day: “I am a 49 year old man and I was wondering if any of your products help with sexual recovery. Too often, when my wife and I have sex, I am "one and done" so to speak while she still wants more. If you have a product that helps … [Read more...] about Sexual Recovery Time for Men, Plus How to Last Longer
For whatever reason, SARS-CoV-2 seems to be killing more men than women. Some have implicated testosterone in this! Seeing as increasing testosterone levels is something we’re very focused on here at Lost Empire Herbs I felt this was worth exploring further. Does COVID19 Affect Hormones? ACE2 … [Read more...] about COVID19 and Testosterone
Pine Pollen is said to contain testosterone as well as a number of other human hormones including: Epitestosterone Androstenedione Androsterone DHEA Progesterone Is this true? The answer is unclear. Prior research says yes. However, our own independent lab results said … [Read more...] about Does Pine Pollen Contain Testosterone?
Lost Empire Herbs goal is to sell herbs, of course. But have you noticed we really focus on sharing information to allow you to educate yourself as well? In the interest of doing just that, Logan created a case study contest to gather information from REAL customers who have seen REAL results. We … [Read more...] about Case Study: Man Doubled Testosterone in Couple Months
Recently, I recorded a bunch of new videos on specific topics about our most popular herb, Pine Pollen. You’ll find these shown in a variety of places around our website but also figured it was worth putting them all in one place here on the blog. (We did something similar with Ashwagandha … [Read more...] about Six(6) Pine Pollen Videos
Ever since noticing the effect ourselves and hearing reports from customers we’ve known that Pine Pollen helps with morning wood. It may seem like a silly or juvenile thing to be concerned about, but it turns out that this is a great indicator of men’s health. How exactly we don’t know since the … [Read more...] about Pine Pollen and Morning Wood (How well does it really work?)
Finally, the part you’ve been waiting for, how to decrease or increase your DHT (dihydrotestosterone). As a quick recap, in the first article, we detailed some of the basics of DHT and why it is important. Click here to read part one. Then in the second part, we covered how and why DHT has … [Read more...] about How to Decrease or Increase DHT: Part III
For a long time, Dihydrotestosterone (DHT) has been given a bad rap because of its role in acne, hair loss, and prostate issues. This article examines previous theories about DHT, and the latest studies to see what science now reveals about this endogenous androgen sex steroid and hormone. … [Read more...] about DHT’s Role in Prostate Issues, Hair Loss and Acne: Part II
Ashwagandha is an amazing plant. It is probably one of the most well-known and popular herbs in Ayurvedic medicine and for good reason. It offers many helpful benefits to the majority of people who use it, and with minimal side effects. [pt_view id="8c5ec89wgr"] Recently, I recorded a number of … [Read more...] about 7 Videos on Ashwagandha – Benefits, Side Effects & MORE
What is the real story on SHBG? As the name implies sex hormone-binding globulin (SHBG) is a globulin (a protein made up of about 400 amino acids) that binds to sex hormones which include testosterone, estrogen and more. It is the main component that is the difference between Total … [Read more...] about Sex Hormone Binding Globulin (SHBG): Good or Bad?
Both men and women need estrogen and testosterone. While the ratios are different between the genders, both of these are absolutely critical for overall health and wellness. In this article, we’ll be diving deep into the important role of estrogen for men. When men begin testosterone replacement … [Read more...] about Estrogen for Men’s Health