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Chemical in Toothpaste tied to Osteoporosis in Women Aug 5th, 2019

Triclosan, which was recently banned from hand sanitizers due to "being found to disrupt hormone activity" is now being seen as a problem in toothpaste. Triclosan is still found in some soaps and mouthwash products. Seen as a major problem, all products which incorporate that ingredient should likely be banned....

The World Is Changing, Are We Changing For the Best Along With It? Apr 24th, 2019

As humans, our life span has been steadily increasing. Whereas your grandparents likely lived into their late 60's, and if you are in your 30's or 40's now, you will mostly like live into your late 80's or even longer.  While at first this might sound terrific, one must immediately...

Male and Female Hormone Dysfunction Explained Jan 15th, 2019

Hormone dysfunction is more common for men and women than you might think. It has a variety of symptoms, including blood sugar and insulin levels, the cessation of menstrual cycles, the decrease of testosterone and erectile dysfunction. Many of these hormonal issues are related to aging, yet that doesn’t mean...

What Is IV Nutrition and What Are the Benefits? Dec 28th, 2018

People typically have many questions going into their first IV nutrition session. It’s completely natural to wonder what exactly this treatment does. The good news is that IV therapy in Thousand Oaks, CA is a completely natural way to ensure your body is getting all the vitamins and nutrients it...

HRT for Menopause Dec 14th, 2018

Menopause is a natural part of life that any woman who lives long enough will experience. Typically occurring in two stages, the” Peri-Menopause” stage usually begins around age 35-40 and lasts until the woman’s menstrual cycle stops for at least one full year. The second stage is generally referred to...

Anti-Aging and Failing Hormones: How Are They Related? Dec 6th, 2018

As people age, decreasing hormone levels become an increasingly important health concern. In the past, people generally lived only until their 30s, 40s and 50s. Due this short lifespan, there was little need for people to maintain their peak physical and mental fitness past their child-rearing ages. Today however, most...

Symptoms of Hormone Deficiencies Dec 3rd, 2018

As men and women age, the levels of hormones in their bodies begin to fluctuate. As these hormones begin to fluctuate, the changing hormonal levels can have a number of long-term adverse health effects. Hormonal Imbalance in Men If you’re a man experiencing any number of the following symptoms: Decreased...

The Truth about Adrenal Fatigue Nov 22nd, 2018

Stress has always been a part of life. Our adrenal system was designed for extreme survival situations like, being chased by a predator. You’ve probably heard this described as “flight or fight” reactions. These days the kind of stress we experience has changed and occurs more frequently due to our...

The HCG Diet? Nov 14th, 2018

While it might seem like medical weight loss and the HCG diet are a new fads, the fact is HCG and the accompanying medically supervised plan has been around since the 1950’s. Dr. A.T.W. Simeons developed the diet through over 40 years of research in helping extremely obese patients return...

Do You Have Questions about Bio-Identical Hormone Replacement Therapy? Nov 8th, 2018

It seems like there has always been controversy about Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT) for women. I remember newspapers printing articles about the risks of HRT such as breast cancer, heart disease, blood clots, and some women going crazy. The fact is most of these articles regarding the “Risks of HRT...

Making Cellulite Go Away Forever Nov 2nd, 2018

As a physician, women confide in me all the time. Other than their closest friends, women tell their doctors’ things they wouldn’t tell anyone else. I don’t believe I break any confidence in writing here how emotionally and personally painful most women find cellulite. I don’t believe I violate any...

You Can Actually Have The Beautiful Body You Want!! Oct 31st, 2018

If you’re like most people, you probably look at yourself in the mirror on occasion and think, “Oh Boy… I need to lose some weight!” Well, you’re not alone. Most people when they look in the mirror see some or many of their own flaws. When you focus on your...