CATEGORY: Depression


Dementia – How to avoid this end to your life.

What causes dementia and what increases your risk of getting dementia? At a get together of friends, I was pulled aside by a good friend who asked me how she could prevent dementia, because the mother she loves is in[...]
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Testosterone Treats Unexpected Diseases and Symptoms

You get so much more than a good sex life when you replace your Testosterone. Testosterone treats many illnesses in addition to sexual dysfunction.  Most patients and doctors don’t associate testosterone with the anxiety and depression that occurs after age[...]
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Interview of Michael Mahon on Alcoholism in the Family

How to Identify Alcoholism in the family, and what a family member can do to Help. 2020-2021 has been a huge year for diagnosing my patients with alcohol addiction. It is well known in the psychology, counseling, and medical profession[...]
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Women, Orgasms, and the “Hot” Spots

Discussing the areas on the female body that can bring a woman to orgasm. Introduction: “Hot spots” are the areas of the female body that can bring a woman to orgasm if stimulated, touched licked, sucked or rubbed.  Not every[...]
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Dissociative Amnesia and Dissociative Fugue

A discussion of how a person can lose awareness of their identity. This week our focus in on something other than hormone replacement specifically. This topic is often more related to Counseling and Psychology. But it is real, and it[...]
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How Your Sympathetic Nervous System Responds in Times of Stress and Fear

It is not easy to control what is happening inside your body when fear or stress occurs. Everyone responds to fear differently on the outside: they stop eating, or they eat everything in the house, they become immobilized or they[...]
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Length of Life vs. Quality of Life, Which Way Should Medicine go?

In general, modern medicine decision making in medicine today is geared to making people live longer. Today we are going to discuss a presentation we heard at the AMMG conference in Tucson last October. The presentation was given by Dr.[...]
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Emotions can make you sick

Discussing the physical impact of emotional changes Our discussion today is based on a book by Dr. Don Colbert, M.D. entitled: Deadly Emotions: Understand the Mind Body Spirit Connection That Can Heal or Destroy You. We will explain the connection[...]
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How do Doctors and Patients Talk About Sexual Trauma History?

The importance of discussing Sexual Trauma issues with your physician. Therapist are trained to ask patients about sexual trauma histories when they first present themselves for counseling. In part it is to lay the foundation that if something like this[...]
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Theories of Addiction Treatment

The treatment of addiction has grown beyond just alcohol and drugs. In the early days of addiction treatment, the focus was on alcohol and drugs. The theories about what was going on with the patient and why, focused on the[...]
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