CATEGORY: Aging


Women, Birth Control Pills, and Hair Loss

The risks associated with being changed to a Low dose birth control pill. Did you know that taking Low dose birth control pills can be dangerous to your hair? Many birth control pills are considered healthier because they are “low[...]
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Painful Intercourse is a Common Problem for Women

Most causes of painful intercourse are not “in your head” or psychological. Painful intercourse is a common problem that OBGYNs diagnose and treat every day, but it is often a very upsetting problem that women don’t like to talk about[...]
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Orgasms, Testosterone, and the Causes of Anorgasmia

Dr. Maupin continues her discussion on “women and sex” focusing on the causes of anorgasmia. Summary:   Doctors traditionally divide the female and male orgasms into four stages as though all were the same and progressed identically along the same pathways. [...]
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Satisfying Sex for Women Requires Knowledge of the Female Pelvic Anatomy

Why can’t we comfortably talk about our sexual organs and how they work? Warning: Today and in the next few Healthcast’s I will be discussing the female anatomy and sexual response. I will be speaking as if you are my[...]
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Blueberries are good and statins are bad for adult-onset diabetes

Diabetes is rapidly becoming the most common and dangerous disease of aging for Americans. Three recent studies have shown a new light on treatments for diabetes. This group of research discoveries teaches us how to improve the severity of diabetes[...]
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Zinc is essential to your immune system and much more

If you are interested in optimal health, or if you have one of the diseases like atrial fibrillation, make sure you are fulfilling your Zinc requirement everyday! Zinc is essential to maintaining our immune system, which has become a major[...]
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Peptides are needed now to cure the problems that occur with aging

What are Peptides, and how do they fit into a treatment plan for problems related to aging? Modern medicine is continuing to try to find medicines and treatments for issues and problems that have not been adequately resolved by existing[...]
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Got Testosterone? Wins the Independent press award for men’s health!

"GOT TESTOSTERONE?" - A book for men and the women who love them. Got Testosterone? The recent book written by Dr. Kathy Maupin and Brett Newcomb, MA LPC, just garnered the prestigious First Place Award for Men’s Health by the[...]
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Pap Smears have been Replaced with HPV Testing.

There are many benefits to having an annual GYN exam that includes a Pap Smear. Due to a new trend in medicine that believes that less is more, the Pap Smear has been benched in lieu of a more specific[...]
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Answering Questions Patients Ask Dr Maupin: “What tests do you order before the first visit, and why do you order them before you see a new patient?”

The importance of ordering the correct blood test before you have a hormone replacement consult. When a person contacts BioBalance Health to determine appropriateness for hormone replacement, Drs’ Maupin and Sullivan order lab tests to be drawn before they come[...]
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