CATEGORY: Research


Prostate Medicines are Interfering with some Men’s Love Life

The most common new prostate medicine is Tamulosin. It can help shrink the prostate as it swells around the urethra without surgery. Prostate cancer is a concern for most men as they age. We have culturally been told that if[...]
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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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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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Why Don’t the Experts Believe that Testosterone is a Necessary Female Hormone?

Explaining the difficulties and challenges female patients can face when discussing testosterone replacement with their doctor. Changing the beliefs of anyone, especially people who believe they are experts in their field, is an amazingly difficult task, especially when the new[...]
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Lowered Risk of Invasive Breast Cancer with Testosterone Implants

How can testosterone in pellet form can decrease the risk of breast cancer? One in eight women in North America are at risk of developing breast cancer during their lifetime. Research has shown that there are genetic factors as well[...]
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The Coronavirus Test May be Overly Sensitive

Discussing the Accuracy of the Coronavirus test We have only done one other Healthcast about the Coronavirus (COVID-19), concerning protecting yourself by optimizing your immune system recorded at the beginning of the pandemic. Ever since BioBalance Health®  has noted that[...]
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Men’s Hormones Testosterone and Estradiol: How Testosterone and Anastrozole Pellets Create the Healthiest Hormone Environment in Men.

How Important is it to use Testosterone and Anastrozole in pellet form when treating men? This week we are looking at the concept of homeostasis. The question is how we get our bodies (in particular our hormones) to balance properly[...]
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Reduced Breast Cancer Incidents in Women Treated with Subcutaneous Testosterone.

Subcutaneous testosterone pellet every three to four months can also prevent the recurrence of breast cancer. There are numerous delivery methods for testosterone replacement for women. These methods include oral, sublingual (under the tongue), vaginal tablets and pills, transdermal cream[...]
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Your Blood Type Determines Your Susceptibility to Different Infections

Your blood type controls what your immune system views as dangerous. We all have a blood type, either O, A, B or AB.  The original blood type was O, and it is the most common blood type in the world. [...]
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Men’s Testosterone Stimulation Now that HCG is Off the Market

Available options to stimulate the natural production of testosterone in men, without replacement. Our practice (BioBalance Health) is a hormone replacement practice that specializes in the replacement of hormones lost as the body ages. We focus our attention primarily on[...]
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