I’ve Been On Testosterone for 118 Days

Blazing my own trail

Photo by Charkoal from Pexels

Do I look as good as the man in this picture yet?

Absolutely not, but some days I feel like I do. Before I was officially given my testosterone prescription, my doctor warned me that he’d never had a patient as sick as me. He admitted that he didn’t know exactly how testosterone would affect me since I was…




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