Leaky gut syndrome also known as intestinal hyperpermeability is a condition that affects your digestive system, and although very real, it remains a controversial diagnosis by physicians that practice western medicine (traditional medicine). Symptoms include: Chronic diarrhea, constipation, gas, and or bloating Gastric ulcers Headaches Depression or anxiety Brain fog or memory loss Poor immune
Testosterone Supplements HGH
Maintaining a normal level of testosterone is critical and low testosterone can cause a number of health issues for both men and women. But there are a number of reasons you should not run out and buy a testosterone supplement. Testosterone levels should be tested and monitored by a health care professional. Low testosterone can
Oxytocin Love Hormone Stem Cells
Oxytocin is sometime called the “love hormone” because oxytocin levels increase during sex. It is also associated with empathy, trust and relationship-building and is being used to treat depression, sexual dysfunction, anxiety and gastrointestinal issues. Oxytocin is a neurotransmitter and a hormone that is produced in the hypothalamus and then transported to and secreted by
Sugar is added to everything and the more sugar you eat, the more sugar your body will begin to crave. This has created an epidemic of sugar addiction in the United States. According to the American Heart Association (AHA), the maximum amount of sugar you should consume in a day is 150 calories per day
Methylsulfonylmethane also known as dimethyl sulfone or MSM, is an organic sulfur found in animals, humans and many plants. MSM is taken as a supplement to improve immune function, lower inflammation and repair damaged tissue. Biologically active sulfur is the fourth most abundant mineral in the body and is a critical nutrient for our bodies
The Anti-Aging and Wellness Clinic just opened a new office in Panama City, Panama. Age Management Medicine, bio-identical hormone therapy and pharmaceutical grade human growth hormone are now available in Panama City, Panama. The experts at the Anti-Aging and Wellness Clinic are the most experienced anti-aging physicians in Central America. We provide proactive, preventative medicine,

Exercise: The Fountain of Youth

The best all-natural way to lift your mood, increase muscle and protect your brain and heart is exercise. Cardiovascular exercise and strength training are the two most important forms of exercise. Benefits of Cardiovascular or aerobic exercise include: Reduce the risk of heart disease Reverse damage to the heart due to aging Improve cognitive function
During the early reproductive years, women produce 10 times more testosterone than estrogen. The two hormones physicians are most concerned about are estrogen and progesterone, but many experts in the field of aging and regenerative medicine believe it is the reduction in testosterone that causes many of the symptoms women experience as they enter midlife
In the previous article “11 Ways to Increase Human Growth Hormone (HGH)”, one of the recommendations for increasing HGH was proper nutrition, including low glycemic carbohydrates. However, we should review what are low glycemic carbohydrates and why they are important. Spikes in insulin can reduce HGH production and foods high on the glycemic index raise
Andropause is the decrease in the production of male hormones called androgens (DHEA and testosterone) and the increase in estrogen and SHBG (sex hormone binding globulin). It is estimated that about 25 million men between the ages of 40 and 50, and half of all men between the ages of 50 and 70, suffer from
Because human growth hormone or HGH helps build muscle, it is frequently associated with body builders and professional athletes. It is the fear of massive muscle growth that keeps some women from benefiting from the positive effects of HGH however, HGH has been found to have many benefits for women without the risk of gaining
Human growth hormone (HGH), also known as somatotropin, is a hormone produced by the pituitary gland and plays a key role in growth, body composition, cell repair and metabolism. It is critical to maintaining bones, muscles, organs, tissue and heart function and also helps you recover from injury.  Growth hormone raises the concentration of glucose
If you are struggling with your weight, you are not alone. According to the CDC National Center for Health Statistics, the prevalence of obesity in the Unites States in approximately 40%, affecting more than 90 million adults. In 2008, medical care for people suffering from obesity was almost $1,500 dollars higher than people with normal
Leptin is the master hormone that controls hunger and feelings of satiety. It interacts with areas of the brain that control hunger and eating behavior. Research suggests Leptin resistance can contribute to weight gain and issues with obesity. Are you cutting calories and working out but still struggling with your weight? You may be suffering
Difficulty falling asleep or staying asleep affects approximately 40% of adults and is a serious health concern. Frequently sleep disorders are ignored or overlooked; however, they can have a significant impact on quality of life, morbidity, mortality. Do you have a sleep problem? Do you have difficulty falling asleep at night? Do you wake up
Human growth hormone (HGH), also known as somatotropin, is a hormone produced by the pituitary gland, a small gland in the brain. HGH stimulates cell regeneration, growth and maintenance, and is critical for maintaining bones, muscles, organs, tissue and heart function. Growth hormone raises the concentration of glucose and free fatty acids and stimulates the
Are you suffering from diarrhea, gas, constipation or bloating? Do you feel extremely fatigued, suffer from depression, brain fog, memory loss or anxiety? You may have leaky gut syndrome. What is leaky gut syndrome? Intestinal permeability, or leaky gut syndrome, occurs when the lining of the small intestine is damaged, allowing disease causing compounds such
Steroid hormones are derived from cholesterol and produced by the adrenal gland, testes and ovaries. Cortisol is a steroid hormone produced by your adrenal glands. It is commonly referred to as the “fight-or-flight” hormone because it is released by your adrenal glands when you are under stress, and without it you would not be able

Aging and Skin Care

As we age our skin changes becoming thinner, veins are more visible, it no longer looks plump and smooth, age spots and skin tags appear and we have many, many more wrinkles. But, the experts at the Anti-Aging and Wellness Clinic have several services that can help you look and feel younger. Genetics, hormones, sun,
Too often physicians and patients attribute symptoms such as fatigue, forgetfulness, sleeplessness, weight gain and muscle loss to aging. It is expected to have these symptoms as we age and we are expected to learn to adjust and live with it; however, aging should not automatically be associated with these symptoms. Patients need to demand