CATEGORY: Thyroid


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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Can Your Genetic Blueprint be Changed?

Our Genetic profile is a blueprint for our growth, development, health, talents, and esthetic looks. We all know that our genes and chromosomes are given to us at birth, are in each of our cells for our lifetime, and are[...]
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The Roadblocks to Fat Loss – Losing Weight After 40

Today we will discuss the difference between fat loss and weight loss roadblocks. There are many roadblocks to fat loss for Americans and the list grows longer every day!  It is now wonder that we are an obese society with[...]
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Weight Loss Secrets: Drinking Alcohol Counteracts Fat Loss

Drinking alcohol while you are attempting to lose weight will block fat loss and sabotage any diet plan! Introduction: For many years I have advised my patients to abstain from alcohol while they are working on losing fat and to[...]
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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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Why Do Women Need Estrogen?

Estradiol prevents vascular disease, heart disease, stroke, and arrhythmias. Today, women are very legitimately concerned about the risk of breast cancer. They regularly ask Drs. Maupin and Sullivan to just give them replacement testosterone and not give them estrogen because[...]
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A Slow Heartbeat Is Not Necessarily A Sign of Health

A slow rate suggests that you are not pumping enough blood to your body and this can cause poor oxygenation Points to Remember: Slow heart rate can be from hypothyroidism Slow heart rate can be caused by an arrhythmia (an[...]
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Women’s Voice and Testosterone Pellets. Not what you think.

Can testosterone replacement cause the female voice to change? The Hormones called the “sex-hormones”, estrogen, testosterone, and progesterone all have effects on the female voice throughout a woman’s lifespan.  We have all seen this effect in ourselves and others as[...]
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Your Blood Work Results and Parathyroid Tumors

Several blood test are required and reviewed before you can become a BioBalance Health patient. I evaluate my new patients with a battery of blood tests before I ever see them.  This gives me the advantage of the time I[...]
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A continuation of the discussion of the signs of hypothyroidism

What you need to know about Hypothyroid Symptoms. Physical Signs of Hypothyroidism:  What a doctor or YOU can see or feel on your body:   Low Pulse and Low Blood pressure Basal Body Temperature below 98 (your oral temperature taken[...]
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