Anti-Aging and Hormonal Optimization From a Distance

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As our population matures, men and women are looking for new ways to feel great at any age. If you’re local here in Los Angeles, The Body Well is the best resource for anti-aging medicine and Age Management/Hormonal Optimization. But what if you’re not in the Los Angeles, Beverly Hills, or West Hollywood area? We have a hormone replacement plan just for you! Prescription for … Read More

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What is a Hormone?

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A hormone is a chemical produced in one area of your body, that travels to another area to produce a physiological effect. Hormones govern many crucial body functions including: sexual stimulation, growth, metabolism, lean muscle mass, and emotions. Hormones have complex interactions which help us to feel healthy, strong, and vital. Beginning in our late 20s and early 30s, the hormones we like to be … Read More

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The Skinny on Body Fat

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Many patients ask me how to lose unwanted body fat.  As many of you realize (or will realize), as we age, it becomes increasingly difficult to do.  But it isn’t impossible! Actually, it’s quite possible when armed with the right information. In addition to looking better, feeling more energetic and sexy and having more self-confidence, decreasing body fat results in a decreased LDL (bad) cholesterol, … Read More

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Hormonal Synergy: Human Growth Hormone (HGH) and Testosterone Work Better Together Than Alone

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Not only in West Hollywood and Beverly Hills, the land of beautiful bodies, but nationwide, people are looking for better ways to look and feel better while improving their overall health. A key part of this equation is keeping a low body fat percentage compared to lean body (muscular) weight. Both Human Growth Hormone (HGH) and Testosterone are anabolic agents that promote muscle protein synthesis … Read More

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10 Ways to Increase Your Human Growth Hormone (HGH) Levels Naturally

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Human growth hormone (HGH) is a vital component of the human endocrine system. It is secreted by the pituitary gland, a small gland located at the base of the brain that produces several hormones. In childhood and adolescence this hormone is necessary to promote growth in height. In adulthood, its presence leads to a healthier body composition and is responsible for such important jobs such … Read More

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The Free-Radical Theory of Aging & My Favorite Antioxidant

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There are many different theories of how and why we age. The Free-Radical Theory of Aging, first proposed by Denham Harman in the 1950s, is just one of them. While probably not the only valid theory, there is strong evidence to suggest it is at least a significant player in the aging process and therefore warrants discussion in any anti-aging, age management and hormonal optimization … Read More

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Telomeres, Hormones and Aging

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Telomere length gives us a unique view of how your cells are aging.  Knowing this can help you decide how aggressive your anti-aging program should be. Telomeres are sections of genetic material at the end of each chromosome whose primary function is to prevent chromosomal “fraying” when a cell replicates. Think of the plastic tip of shoelaces, protecting the shoelace.  Telomeres protect chromosomes in the … Read More

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Comprehensive Age Management Medicine Including Human Growth Hormone (HGH)

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Live the life you deserve, beginning today! Are you beginning to lose your edge? Feeling less energetic? Gaining weight around the middle despite your best efforts? Is your skin less supple and smooth, becoming more wrinkled? Your libido and sexual performance declining? Do you wish you could look and feel vital, active, and youthful again? I was experiencing these symptoms and feeling this way, beginning … Read More

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