CATEGORY: Obesity


Chronic Inflammation and How to Counteract it

One of the problems that develops chronic inflammation is the accumulation of heavy metals in the body like mercury. This week, we make the distinction between acute inflammation and chronic inflammation. A chronic condition is more enduring and long term.[...]
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Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde – The Characterizations of Inflammation in Modern Medicine

Inflammation can be both good and bad. What matters is that we recognize when it is a signal of an acute problem. Inflammation is considered the bad guy in the world of preventive medicine…the condition that causes damage to joints,[...]
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Hypothyroidism is the Overlooked Diagnosis

Discussing the 13 signs and symptoms of Hypothyroidism. Recently a long-term patient who has taken testosterone and estradiol pellets for over a decade, insisted that her PCP take care of her thyroid medicine, blamed me and her estradiol and testosterone[...]
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Length of Life vs. Quality of Life, Which Way Should Medicine go?

In general, modern medicine decision making in medicine today is geared to making people live longer. Today we are going to discuss a presentation we heard at the AMMG conference in Tucson last October. The presentation was given by Dr.[...]
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How to Make a Health and Fitness Lifestyle

BioBalance Health welcomes special guest Mike Jaudes, owner of The Fitness Edge Personal Training facility in St. Louis, MO. I have worked out at Fitness Edge® for 32 years twice a week, religiously and I believe it is the reason[...]
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An Interview with Nick Ahlering owner of Orangetheory®

Orangetheory is a science backed, class-based workout and fitness studio. Orangetheory - Ladue Location 10277 Clayton Rd. St. Louis, MO 63124 (314) 272-0641 https://ladue.orangetheoryfitness.com/ Orangetheory - Chesterfield Location 1674 Clarkson Rd St. Louis, MO 63017 (314) 384-9025 https://chesterfield.orangetheoryfitness.com/   BioBalance[...]
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New Information about Early Alzheimer’s Detection

Doctors are excited to have a new tool that may help them detect and treat Alzheimer's. Doctors have begun to discover a breakthrough in being able to determine if you are one of those people who are likely to develop[...]
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Obesity and Early Onset Colorectal Cancer

The Many Dangers of Obesity may now Include Colorectal Cancer. Women who have genetic predispositions to develop cancers and are under the age of 50 are more at risk if their BMI is over 24.5. In fact, the risk is[...]
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Hypothyroid Protocols

Hypothyroidism, the Symptoms, and Possible Treatment Options. Dr. Maupin’s office, BioBalance Health, is a specialty practice that focuses on the replacement of hormones. As we age, we tend to make fewer and fewer of the critical hormones. We have found[...]
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Birth Control – What Women Want

How to determine which type of birth control is best for you? In April of 2019 the magazine Scientific American was focused on women’s health relative to child birth and pregnancy. We read these articles and found them to be[...]
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