Dr. C. Answers Your Frequently Asked Questions

  Do hormones cause cancer? Unequivocally no. Hormones do not cause cancer. That fallacy came about thanks to several different studies in the early 2000’s, primarily the Women’s Health Initiative in 2002, which conflated synthetic hormones with Bioidentical Hormones. But there is an enormous difference between the two. These studies pertain only to synthetic hormones, which can cause cancer. The … Read More

Low T: 4 Warning Signs of Low Testosterone in Men

In men, testosterone is an essential hormone that affects both appearance and sexual development. It helps to build muscle and bone mass and also helps to stimulate sperm production. In short, testosterone is a big part of what makes men men. As such, healthy levels of testosterone are very important for men’s bodies, but what happens if they have a low … Read More

Looking to Lose Weight? If You’re Over 30, There’s an Exciting New Option…

There were 15.9 million surgical and minimally-invasive cosmetic surgery procedures performed in 2015 in the United States. And while the average person imagines that plastic surgery mostly involves the face or chest, an increasing number of these cosmetic surgeries are done to aid in weight loss. In a country that struggles with both an obesity crisis and an epidemic of … Read More

BHRT Therapy: Is It Right For You?

Hormone replacement therapies are growing in popularity as an option for women over the age of 35, especially those who feel run-down, prone to weight gain, and are starting to experience the symptoms of menopause. These hormone treatments include bioidentical hormone replacement therapy (BHRT) to treat hormone imbalance. What Is BHRT Therapy And How Does It Work? BHRT therapy is … Read More

Tremendous Health Benefits of Testosterone…

Hi there everyone, this is Dr. John. I was studying yesterday and I came across this excellent article from 2015. The lead author is Abraham Morgentaler, who I know is at Harvard and I think he is the chief of Urology there. I know there has been a wealth of negative press about Testosterone. Conventional Wisdom says that it causes … Read More

Hair Loss During Menopause? Hormone Replacement Therapy Can Help

Somewhere between 21 million women in the United States will experience some degree of hair loss in their lives. Often, this can be attributed to menopause, which is a biological process that all women experience as they age. And for many women, hair loss is a common occurrence during menopause. However, unlike your father’s receding hairline, menopausal hair loss tends … Read More

Millennials, Males, and… Botox? How the Cosmetic Industry is Shifting

The Botox cosmetic industry has grown significantly over the years, bringing in an annual revenue of over $2.4 billion. Although many groups of people enjoy receiving Botox treatment for various reasons, an unlikely demographic is contributing to the ever-growing Botox cosmetic industry. According to the Washingtonian, millennials are rushing to get Botox to improve not only the look of their … Read More

Botox Treatment: 3 Frequently Asked Questions

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Botox treatment can be great, but it’s important for people to know what the actual treatment will consist of. Here are some frequently asked questions (FAQs) about Botox. What does Botox treatment feel like? Many people believe that their Botox cosmetic treatment will be painful and lead to serious bruising and swelling. That’s virtually never the case, however. The Botox … Read More

Menopause Doesn’t Have to Make You a Scream Queen — Look Into BHRT!

Menopause can affect every woman differently, but most agree that it’s no walk in the park. For some women, the effects of menopause can have very uncomfortable effects, such as increased weight gain, fatigue, bloating, low sex drive, anxiety, and insomnia, which may impact both their professional and personal lives. Luckily, BHRT therapy (biodentical hormone replacement therapy) can be used … Read More

Want to Fight Old Age? Here are 3 Anti-Aging Tips for Men

Growing old is a difficult thing to grasp for anyone. Even for people who age well and look great into their old age, eventually, there are issues that cause physical stress. Men, for instance, have to deal with serious aging issues pertaining to their physical appearance from a relatively young age. Here are a few tips you should consider to … Read More