One of the most influential men in the last 100 years that has probably made one of the largest contributions to modern health and wisdom was surprisingly not a doctor, or research scientist. Instead, he was an engineer and inventor. His focus on engineering changed, when in 1955, he was diagnosed with late stage heart […]
Test Yourself for Low Testosterone Levels Do you think you may have low testosterone? Before spending hundreds of dollars in doctor consultations, first take this simple diagnostic quiz below. It will help. See how you score and let us know. Do you experience fatigue frequently? If so, score yourself 2 points. If not, […]
Micro needling is a therapy that we use here in the clinic to minimize wrinkles and scars from acne or chickenpox. It is a procedure that delivers tiny needle pricks to stimulate the skin’s natural healing processes and the endogenous production of collagen. Micro needling devices includes pens with a cluster of needles at the […]
Insulin-like growth factor 1 (IGF-1) is a unit of measure used to determine an individual’s estimated growth hormone secretion. It is a 70-amino acid polypeptide. IGF-1 is produced by many tissues, but the liver is the main source of circulating IGF-1. IGF-1 is the primary intermediary of the anabolic and growth promoting effects of human […]
Insulin is a hormone that is produced by the beta cells found in the pancreas. It is, along with estrogen, progesterone, DHEA and thyroid hormones, important for the regulation of glucose in the body. Estrogen lowers blood sugar in women and testosterone in men. Progesterone can raise blood sugar in women if it is not […]
What is Chelation Therapy and how does it work? The therapy has been used to treat the symptoms of heart disease, stroke, and poor circulation by removing plaque from inside the arteries. The treatment is accomplished with the series of intravenous treatment sessions administered by a trained physician in this type of therapy. Vitamins and […]
Progesterone is one of the sex hormones and is made in the ovaries before menopause. After menopause, some progesterone is made in the adrenal glands. In a woman, there are many reasons why she can be deficient in progesterone. In fact, symptoms of progesterone loss is what frequently brings women to visit their doctor. Progesterone […]
Dr. Mesen, co-founder and chief medical officer of the leading anti-aging clinic in Costa Rica and much of the Americas, demonstrates the proper method to inject testosterone. This is one of many methods. However, it is a preferred method among many on testosterone replacement therapy. Dr. Mesen has been treating men from all over the […]
There are more than 45 million women in the United States that are in some stage of menopause. Menopause is defined as the termination of production of estrogens and progesterone by the ovaries causing one year or more without menstrual bleeding. Both estrogen and progesterone decrease dramatically during menopause but do not disappear completely. Women […]
Worldwide an estimated 52% of men aged 40-70 years of age suffer from some degree of erectile dysfunction (ED). ED is also an early warning sign for current or possibly future endothelial dysfunction. The endothelium is considered in some circles as the largest organ in our body. It is responsible for many functions one of […]
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