It’s That Time of Year…Be Ready!

October 27th, 2020

This has been a strange year. And you’ve probably been anxious to get back to “normal”. Unfortunately, not everything “normal” is good. Around this time every year something predictable happens that you’d probably rather avoid. Cold and flu season. The COVID-19 pandemic has disrupted everyone’s lives. But that doesn’t mean the common cold and the […]

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Can You Reverse Aging?

October 21st, 2020

This timeless question is the reason Spanish explorer Ponce de Leon searched the New World for the Fountain of Youth. For thousands of years, people have tried to turn back the clock. But doing so has been little more than an impossible dream. Given enough time, the human body ages. It’s inevitable…and unchangeable. But maybe […]

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Aging: It’s a Medical Condition

October 11th, 2020

Imagine you’re in your 40s, 50s, or 60s…and something isn’t right. You’re so tired you can’t get through the day without a nap…but you can’t seem to sleep at night. No matter how much you watch your diet, you can’t lose weight. And you don’t get as much benefit from working out…when you have the […]

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Stress…A Tale of Three Glands

October 6th, 2020

When it comes to hormones, we commonly focus on the more obvious players within the endocrine system like testosterone, estrogen, and progesterone. But there are other hormones that are also critically important to your health. Not just because of what they do…but because of how they affect glands that produce other hormones. Three glandular systems […]

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Seven Signs Your Hormones Are Out of Balance

September 28th, 2020

Let’s face it…you probably felt pretty good during your twenties and early thirties. There’s a simple explanation for this. The hormones that control most of your body’s vital functions are at their peak during this part of your life. But at some point after age thirty, most men and women experience a slow (or not […]

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Oxidative Stress: What You Should Know

September 24th, 2020

Stress is almost never a good thing. But there’s one kind of stress that’s particularly damaging to your body. It’s called oxidative stress. Your body contains two important but different kinds of compounds: free radicals and antioxidants. Free radicals are atoms within your cells that contain unpaired electrons…making them extremely unstable and reactive. Antioxidants, on […]

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Hormone Testing…Which Way is Best?

September 21st, 2020

Hormone testing is a key part of effective hormone replacement therapy. Not just to diagnose hormone imbalances…but also to monitor the results of your hormone replacement therapy and ensure hormones remain within optimal ranges. Hormone levels can be tested in one of four different ways. Each has its own advantages and disadvantages: Blood serum test […]

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Love Longer to Live Longer (Really!)

September 18th, 2020

Love Longer to Live Longer (Really!) Experts agree…do the following and you’ll increase both your expected lifespan and your enjoyment of those later years: Get regular exercise Eat a sensible, healthy diet Get regular check-ups and health screenings Have regular sex Wait…What? Sex? What does that have to do with living longer? Okay, regular sex […]

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DIM: Because Broccoli Isn’t Enough

September 15th, 2020

“Eat your broccoli!” Your parents probably said that to you more than once when you were young…usually followed by “or no dessert!” You’ve probably said it to your kids, too. (We all become our parents at some point. It’s okay.) As it happens, there’s actually some solid science to support eating broccoli. Not to mention […]

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Support Your Brain…and Body…with PS

September 8th, 2020

As you get older, you could notice your brain slowing down. You might have more trouble remembering things. Or your mind might not seem as sharp as it once was. Just another unavoidable result of aging? Not necessarily. In fact, to a degree these cognitive changes can be related to a simple compound present in […]

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