CATEGORY: Stuff in the ‘obesity’ Category


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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Breast Cancer and Hormone Replacement Therapy

Dr. Maupin answers questions about hormone replacement in patients with breast cancer, or high risk of getting breast cancer. At BioBalance we have been treating women who have had ER positive breast cancer with Testosterone Pellets for 20 years Testosterone[...]
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Weight Loss – What Medications Are Available?

Available prescription medications that can make weight loss, or rather fat loss, possible. During 2021 several new weight loss drugs have been approved by the FDA for weight loss.   The Lancet is a very well-respected medical journal and in December of[...]
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Obesity is the Enemy, when a Healthy Full Life is the Goal

Obesity can only be treated by and avoided by consciously eating a healthy diet. Last week we talked about obesity as the biggest risk to both individual health and to the overall health of Americans.  This is not fat shaming…this[...]
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Obesity is the Biggest Threat to being Healthy in the US

Why is the obesity problem in America getting worse each year? WHO:  4 million people dying each year as a result of being overweight or obese in 2017 according to the global burden of disease. In 2016 1.9 billion adults[...]
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Low Testosterone Found to Result in More Severe Covid Infections

Washington University study shows men who have low Testosterone levels are associated with severe Covid infections. Welcome to the BioBalance Healthcast, I’m Dr. Kathy Maupin and my partner Dr. Rachel Sullivan, joins me today to discuss a new research finding[...]
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Two New Weight Loss Drugs – Saxenda® and Ozempic®

Dr. Maupin discusses two weight loss drugs that can help you feel full. Saxenda®: is a GLP-1 agonist that normalizes blood sugar and causes decrease in appetite as well as slower emptying of the stomach and which makes people feel[...]
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What is your real age?

How do we measure your Health Age, and is this more important than your chronological age? If you always thought of your age as the number of years you have lived, you may realize that the number of years you[...]
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Can Your Genetic Blueprint be Changed?

Our Genetic profile is a blueprint for our growth, development, health, talents, and esthetic looks. We all know that our genes and chromosomes are given to us at birth, are in each of our cells for our lifetime, and are[...]
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Dementia: What happens when you lose your mind?

There are many reasons for this rise in people who have dementia no one is immune to this risk. Dementia literally means losing your mind in a way that prevents you from taking care of yourself, from doing your job[...]
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