Dr.’s Notes2017-05-31T17:37:26+00:00

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2205, 2017

Heart Health and Early Menopause

In a study published in the May 2017  Journal of the American College of Cardiology (JACC), they released the results showing that "postmenopausal women who reached menopause at an earlier age or who never gave birth

601, 2017

Great Women’s HRT Website by Leading Expert

I received a gift from a patient of mine today, the book The Estrogen Window by Dr. Mache Seibel.  I have not read the book, but looked him up online and he has a website

3012, 2016

Low Vitamin D and Depression

In October 2016 a review article was published which looked at whether vitamin D deficiency or insufficiency is associated with depression and whether vitamin D supplementation is an effective treatment for depression.  The studies appear

2011, 2016

Can Vitamin D Make Us Live Longer?

  Can looking at how worms age help us maximize our longevity? Researchers found that in C. elegans, a type of earthworm, vitamin D activates "longevity genes" which increases lifespan and prevents the buildup of toxic proteins which are

1311, 2016

BHRT at the North American Menopause Society

The North American Menopause Society (NAMS) just had their annual meeting in July.  The large Women's Health Initiative study of over 40,000 women on hormone replacement therapy has continued looking at their study participants all these

1310, 2016

Turmeric- the Foodie’s Answer to Disease Prevention

A recent study in England shows how cooking with turmeric might reduce cancer risk.  A research team from Newcastle, Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust and University College London, wanted to know whether turmeric could improve

1310, 2016

Doing away with injectable insulin??

  The things people come up with!  It appears that one of the reasons oral insulin has never been an option is because it gets destroyed by acids in the stomach and small intestine.  Therefore,

1310, 2016

Testosterone Use in Men without Clear “Low Testosterone”

As reported in the Mayo Clinic Proceedings from July 2016  (http://www.mayoclinicproceedings.org/article/S0025-6196(16)30143-4/fulltext )   A new study out of the Baylor College of Medicine’s by Dr. Mohit Khera shows that the majority of men being treated

1310, 2016

Can you die from a broken heart?

According to some new research performed by Dr. Thomas Buckley from Sydney Nursing School The riskiest emotions for your heart. Intense grief and anger can be acute triggers for a potentially fatal heart attack,. Dr