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I've been a gamer my whole life, yet as of lately I can't be bothered playing a single video game. It began after I started TRT for low testosterone levels (caused by having Mumps in early childhood). I only now realize I used to live at about 10% of my potential. All I can think about now is sex, making money, working out, going out, more sex and I feel at 300% - absolutely awesome. T levels went from below average to way above average and the great part is that the treatment doesn't reduce size of testes, but actually increases their size and fertility!

Anyway, I am exiting gaming and PC arena for good, most likely selling this one and buying a cheap laptop. Life went from crap to WOWZERS in the last 2 months, even though I am in acute withdrawal from 5 different medications that cause dependency. I have strong anxiety, insomnia, tremor and a lump in my throat. Yet, I feel better than ever before. In 2 months I'll be at 500% and feeling WAY better.

I am just wondering if I am making a mistake selling PC and whether the urge to play some games will come back eventually...
Edited by MonarchX - 7/8/16 at 1:41pm
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First off congrats on the treatment and hope you end up really feeling the 500% better!! Sure the urge will most likely come back once you get use to the new you. You may find that you no longer find the long hours as fun but the joy will still be there in the end. IMO sell it leave the temptation behind (although you appear to have no temptation) and do all the things you have been putting off. If the urge comes back you can always build or buy another PC then. Anyways this is just my take on it. Good luck!!


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Balance is the key but do whatever makes ya happy.
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Cant you have sex and game at the same time ? works fine for me thumb.gif
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I'm don't think taking drugs is better than using home entertainment too much.
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Originally Posted by Farih View Post

Cant you have sex and game at the same time ? works fine for me thumb.gif

One of my fantasies is getting some while PWNING in CS:GO biggrin.gif .
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Originally Posted by MonarchX View Post

One of my fantasies is getting some while PWNING in CS:GO biggrin.gif .

Sorry had to edit a little bit lol.
We are bordering the line here, and i'm a mod biggrin.gif
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You sound unstable.
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Lmao at that last statement "before edit."

Personally experienced that one while playing WoW. Ah the good ole days.

Congrats on how you feel though, I'd keep the rig IMO, I got hardcore into bodybuilding for about 6 years and did exactly what your suggesting because most of my buddies played ps3 back then. "Never liked consoles personally." Took about 8 months after selling the rig for a cheap laptop before I was building another lol.
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Yeah right, its a T-rated forum (or E-rated?) forum, so boys around here shouldn't be seeing, learning, or talking about teenage desires, wait until marriage, and get into PC's! That way men like me will have even more success.


It does suck though. I apparently received a jolt of testosterone while in my mother's womb (low 2D:4D digit ratio), but then got mumps and ended up with genes for high T, yet with low T... I am already 29. I need to make up for SO MANY YEARS!

The worst part is that I self-diagnosed myself with low T 10 years ago and 2 doctors said I was just being paranoid since my T level is within range. Then 10 years later I saw an endocrinologist who told me "Yes, its within range, for someone who's 75 and obese" mad.gifmad.gifmad.gif .
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