CATEGORY: Hormone Replacement


Replacement of Testosterone Does More Than Treat Specific Symptoms

What does "Normal" really mean when looking at you blood test results? We often speak in terms of something being normal for men of our ages. Lab tests return results in terms of a comparison to “Normal”. What does this[...]
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FAQ’s for Men Requiring Testosterone with Pellets

What men want to know about testosterone replacement. This week we are beginning a new feature that we will revisit from time to time, we are looking at frequently asked questions. What do men want to know when they come[...]
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Dosing Hormone Replacement – Fast and Slow Metabolizers

Hormone replacement dosage can be significantly different from person to person. Even if they are the same gender, age, and size. It is a Little-known fact that each person has his or her own individual metabolism that breaks down food,[...]
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Painful Sex is Often the First Sign of a Serious Condition for Women

There are many factors and conditions that can cause painful sex. If you experience painful sex you need to find out why. Men seldom know that sex for women is sometimes painful. Many women do experience painful sex and seldom[...]
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Balancing the Most Common Side Effect of Testosterone Replacement – Facial Hair

Dr. Maupin and Brett discuss options for dealing with unwanted facial hair. Susan is a fairly new patient for me came in for her follow up patient visit after 3.5 months of estradiol and testosterone pellet treatment.  She should be[...]
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Chemotherapy may not be for every cancer patient

Should every woman who develops breast cancer be treated with chemotherapy? One of the most controversial topics in medicine today is “Should every woman who develops breast cancer be treated with chemotherapy?”.  Even more important, should chemotherapy be used as[...]
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If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it.

Try not to go "Doctor shopping" when you feel great, but just want to feel better. MY PRACTICE is centered around making people healthier, not curing disease like other doctors, however I live up to my resident nickname, “Radar”, which[...]
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What Are The Risk Factors That You Can Change To Improve Your Blood Pressure?

There are several personal habits that you can change to improve your blood pressure.   Being overweight—taxes the heart and increases blood pressure. Belly fat is exceptionally dangerous because it causes arterial stiffness and produces inflammation that causes plaque formation[...]
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High Blood Pressure. What Does It Mean, And How To Help Your Doctor Help You.

What is the mechanism of hypertension? How does high Blood Pressure cause future disease? Hypertension and high blood pressure are considered to be signs of future disease.  The treatment of high blood pressure has been one of the first preventive[...]
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Testosterone Deficiency Can Cause Chronic Diseases

Why we should replace testosterone to prevent the diseases that kill us. One of the major conflicts in modern medicine is the argument on whether the historical approach of fighting and treating specific symptomatology is the best approach for medicine[...]
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