Hair Loss in Women

Mike CarragherAge Management, Dr. Carragher, HGH, Hormone Optimization, Human Growth Hormone, The Body Well, Thyroid, UncategorizedLeave a Comment

by Dr. Jill Stocker Q: I thought only men lost their hair when they aged, but I’m a woman, and mine seems to be getting thinner and thinner over the years. Is this normal? What can I do about it? Hair loss in women is quite common, and can be distressing and even traumatic. So much of a woman’s sense of self is connected to … Read More

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Age Well With Turmeric

Mike CarragherAge Management, Anti-Aging, Antioxidants, Dr. Carragher, Hormone Optimization, Skin Care, The Body Well, UncategorizedLeave a Comment

Dr. Jill Stocker is a board-certified physician.  She practices Age Management Medicine & Hormonal Optimization at The Body Well in Los Angeles.   Q. I’ve been hearing people talk about the health benefits of turmeric lately. I thought it was just a spice used for cooking. Should I be taking it as a supplement? A. Turmeric is a spice best known for its uses in … Read More

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Do Women Need Testosterone Too?

Mike CarragherAge Management, Anti-Aging, belly fat, Dr. Carragher, fatigue, Hormone Optimization, Image, Libido, loss of energy, low energy, low libido, low sex drive, Sex, Testosterone, The Body Well, Uncategorized, Visceral Fat, weight gainLeave a Comment

Dr. Jill Stocker specializes in Age Management Medicine at The Body Well in Los Angeles. Q. Lately, I feel like I just can’t keep up with life the way I used to. I’m not sure if this is a normal part of getting older or if there’s something else going on. I’ve heard a lot about how low testosterone can cause this feeling in men, … Read More

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The Most Misdiagnosed and Mistreated Hormonal Problem in Women

Mike CarragherAge Management, belly fat, Dr. Carragher, Dr. Mike's Tips, Estrogen, fatigue, Hormone Optimization, loss of energy, low energy, PCOS, Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome, Progesterone, Sex, Testosterone, The Body Well, Thyroid, Uncategorized, Visceral Fat, weight gainLeave a Comment

Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS):  All Too Often Misunderstood & Mistreated If you have weight loss resistance, menstrual irregularities, excessive unwanted hair growth, loss of hair on head, and/or acne…keep reading…there is a good possibility you have PCOS. Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS) is a common endocrine (hormonal) disorder resulting in multiple medical problems and serious health risks.  It affects millions of woman, many without their knowledge. … Read More

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5 (OK…6) Things You Can Do Today to Slow Your Body’s Aging Process

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Being a physician in the field of Age Management Medicine, I am fascinated with the process of aging.   There’s so much exciting, cutting-edge research being done right now to modulate the aging process. Gene modification, stem cell therapy, telomere science, and a host of other therapies geared at increasing lifespan are becoming popularized and hold much promise.  A problem, however, is that many of these … Read More

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Join us on March 19 at 8PM for The Body & Creativity: Calpernia Addams in Conversation with Conner Habib

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Living Thinking at The Body Well presents: The Art of Having a Body:  Calpernia Addams and Conner Habib on the Body and Creativity We think of our bodies – our arms and legs, our organs, flesh, and skeleton – as vehicles for walking, eating, and reproduction.  But our bodies aren’t just machines to do work, they’re the sites and origins of enormous creativity. We can … Read More

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Are You Aging Faster Than You’d Like? Plus 9 Things You Can Do Now to Slow the Process!

Mike CarragherAge Management, Anti-Aging, belly fat, DHEA, Dr. Carragher, Dr. Mike's Tips, Estrogen, fatigue, HCG, HGH, Hormone Optimization, Human Growth Hormone, Libido, loss of energy, low energy, low libido, low sex drive, Pregnenolone, Progesterone, Sex, Skin Care, Testosterone, The Body Well, Thyroid, Uncategorized, Visceral Fat, weight gainLeave a Comment

I’ve recently been thinking more about what I consider to be normal aging. That is, what can we realistically expect to change in our bodies as each year goes on? So I did a brief search of common medical websites (WebMD, MayoClinic, The Merck Manual Home Edition, etc.) to see what they had to say.  According to some of the most visited medical information websites, … Read More

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Men: What If Testosterone Alone Isn’t the Problem?

Mike CarragherAge Management, Dr. Carragher, Dr. Mike's Tips, fatigue, Hormone Optimization, loss of energy, low energy, low libido, low sex drive, Testosterone, The Body Well, UncategorizedLeave a Comment

Testosterone…The Cure for What Ails You? With all the talk over the past several years about testosterone, andropause, and “Low T,” many men seem to be looking to it as the universal solution to any and all health problems related to their aging bodies.  We see “Low T” clinics cropping up in strip malls across the country. We’re flooded with advertisements for testosterone gels and … Read More

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