CATEGORY: Health and Wellness


Our Most Frequent Questions…about laboratory test

"Why do I need so many lab test at BioBalance Health?" Dr. Maupin answers this question and more. Q: Why do I need so many tests to replace my testosterone and or estradiol with pellets? We order these tests for[...]
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Low Testosterone Found to Result in More Severe Covid Infections

Washington University study shows men who have low Testosterone levels are associated with severe Covid infections. Welcome to the BioBalance Healthcast, I’m Dr. Kathy Maupin and my partner Dr. Rachel Sullivan, joins me today to discuss a new research finding[...]
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Two New Weight Loss Drugs – Saxenda® and Ozempic®

Dr. Maupin discusses two weight loss drugs that can help you feel full. Saxenda®: is a GLP-1 agonist that normalizes blood sugar and causes decrease in appetite as well as slower emptying of the stomach and which makes people feel[...]
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What Genetic Mutation Does 1/3 of America have? MTHFR! What is that?

MTHFR mutation, discovered by doing a Homocysteine blood level, could prevent infertility and strokes, pulmonary emboli, heart attacks. There is a silent and UNTREATED, UNTESTED mutation than affects 1/3 of Americans, that causes pulmonary emboli, heart attacks and strokes, and[...]
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What is your real age?

How do we measure your Health Age, and is this more important than your chronological age? If you always thought of your age as the number of years you have lived, you may realize that the number of years you[...]
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Why Does Dr. Maupin think Making Muscle is Key to Anti-Aging?

The benefit of exercise is the most well documented anti-aging activity and treatment to reverse aging available. When you come to my office, I don’t just weigh you, but I do a full body composition with the InBody machine   before[...]
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The Thyroid Myth that Doctors Still Believe

The thyroid gland is the most important gland to human life.   I have had hypothyroidism since I was 23, so I have had an interest in the thyroid gland, how it works and what treatments work and which ones[...]
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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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Understanding what your doctor means when they say, “Standard of care”, and “I follow the guidelines”.

If your doctor tells you they are following the standard of care you should let them know you understand that is the minimum they can do. Doctor lingo is often confusing to those patients who don’t work in the medical[...]
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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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