BioBalance Healthcast Blog/Videos

These are the Factors Leading to Heart Disease

April 22, 2019
Cardiac disease is not the only thing that results from plaque formation There are many factors that affect the development of cardiac disease, including: ObesityAdult onset DiabetesLow thyroidLack of exerciseInflammationSmokingDrinkingLow TMenopauseInsulin resistanceHeredity In my practice I begin by normalizing the[...]

Cholesterol doesn’t Mean a Thing: A picture is worth a Thousand Words

April 15, 2019
What your Cholesterol level does and does not tell you about potential cardiovascular issues It would seem from the marketing that high cholesterol leads to heart disease, but it does not. Everyone gets very excited about high cholesterol findings on[...]

Troubleshooting Testosterone Pellets for Women

April 8, 2019
Questions and Answers for Women Seeking Information on Testosterone Replacement with Pellets. In April 2019, Dr. Maupin will be presenting to the national convention of AMMG (Age Management Medicine Group). This is a convention that she and her staff have[...]

The Myths of Testosterone Pellet Insertions

April 1, 2019
Testosterone Replacement with Pellets Myths - Explained. There are many myths floating around the medical community regarding hormone replacement with testosterone pellets. On this weeks’ podcast, Dr. Maupin and Brett Newcomb discuss those myths and challenge incorrect thinking. It is[...]

How do Mitochondria get sick?

March 25, 2019
Free oxygen - free radicals are harmful to the body, and the damage they cause is in the mitochondria. When the human body is exposed to radiation (even the sun), toxins, stress, unhealthy food, infection and extremes of temperature and[...]

Mitochondria and their Importance to our Health

March 18, 2019
Mitochondria are discussed like they are understood, but most people don’t know really what they are. Mitochondria are discussed like they are understood by the common man in advertisements, and in discussions about nutrition, but most people don’t know really[...]

Arimidex®, An Aromatase Inhibitor, Is Not Just For Breast Cancer Anymore!

March 11, 2019
Aromatase inhibitors decrease estradiol/estrone blood levels and increase total and free testosterone. What is an AI?  It stands for Aromatase Inhibitor. This group of medications is an enzyme blocker that slows or stops the conversion of Testosterone into Estrone and[...]

Anti-Aging Medicine Addresses Senescence and Reverses Osteoporosis

March 4, 2019
Discussion of individual drugs researched and approved by the FDA for the purpose of treating the specific diseases of aging. This week’s conversation was stimulated by an article in January’s Endocrine News written by Sundeep Khosla, MD. The author of[...]

Obesity and Vitamin D Deficiency

February 25, 2019
Vitamins are vital to the enzyme pathways that make our bodies metabolize food into energy. You may think that people who take vitamins are crazy or hypochondriacs, but it is a valid truth that vitamins are vital to the enzyme[...]

Are Suntans and Sun Exposure as Unhealthy as we have been Taught?

February 18, 2019
The Many Health Benefits of Sun Exposure. The material for this Healthcast comes from a magazine article in the magazine Outside, written by Rowan Jacobsen, January 10, 2019. Did you know that vitamin D is made by your body in[...]