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How Do I Raise My Testosterone?

How Do I Raise My Testosterone?

| November 29, 2017 | 0 Comments

Testosterone is often referred to as a “male hormone”. Actually, men and women produce the exact same hormones. The difference is in the quantity. Starting at puberty, men produce higher levels of testosterone. Also, men (and some women) have more places for testosterone to attach (testosterone receptors). Hormones are naturally occurring chemicals produced by tissue […]

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Growing Pains

Growing Pains

| October 1, 2017 | 0 Comments

The number one cause for hysterectomies (Hyster=uterus. Ectomy=cut out. Hysteria=uterus induced crazy. Hysterectomy=cutting out your crazy) is uterine fibroids. Fibroids are a form of “hyperplasia”–excessive growth of cells with normal DNA. Hyperplasia is a cellular response to an irritant. This is the same process by which pearls are created by oysters. Some foreign irritant enters the […]

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Hormones & Weight Loss

Hormones & Weight Loss

| August 13, 2017 | 0 Comments

Three primary hormonal influences must be addressed to achieve successful weight loss, long term. Insulin, estrogens and growth factors from inflammation are the primary hormonal influences. These are all addressed by following the BALi eating plan.  The Weight is Over program gives the transition a five-week jump-start by incorporating HCG, but long term success requires […]

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Before the Boiling Point – What Lab Tests Should Be

Before the Boiling Point – What Lab Tests Should Be

| July 24, 2017 | 0 Comments

There are some lab numbers you need to know that your doctor is probably not testing you for. Medical school taught us to look for what I call “boiling points”. Imagine you put your hand in a pot of cold water on the stove and turn the burner on high. At some temperature, you’ll take […]

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Likely Problems with Men’s Prostate

Likely Problems with Men’s Prostate

| July 9, 2017 | 0 Comments

The prostate gland is a walnut sized gland just behind the male bladder. Normally, it produces a fluid that serves as an incubator for sperm. Developmentally, the prostate contains cells that in the female make up the uterus. Both organs are estrogen and insulin sensitive. I’ll discuss the primary problems a man is likely to […]

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Three Contributing Factors to Belly Fat

Three Contributing Factors to Belly Fat

| July 8, 2017 | 0 Comments

It will start to happen late 20’s – early 30’s. Yours truly included. You’ll start getting thick around the middle. It was such a gradual change that I took little notice. That was, until I went for a physical. I had developed high blood pressure, diabetes and high cholesterol. I was only 35. That same […]

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