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Herbs for Men’s Health: Plants as Phytoandrogens & Herbs for Fertility

Many medicinal herbs can be used to treat and prevent male health concerns, in particular those involving the health of the prostate and fertility challenges. This is in part through promoting beneficial effects related to testosterone concentrations.

WholisticMatters • May 21, 2022 • 2 min read

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