Los Angeles Anti Aging Benefits of Peptides

Anti-Aging Benefits of Peptides

What are peptides and what kinds of anti-aging benefits do they have? 

Peptides, which are found in all living cells, are molecules made up of chains of amino acids. So are proteins, but the chain-like structures of proteins contain at least 50 amino acids, whereas...

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Los Angeles Low Testosterone in Women

Low Testosterone in Women

What are a woman’s symptoms when she has too low a level of testosterone?

When it comes to regulating how the body functions, there are few substances more important than hormones. They are known as “chemical messengers” that travel throughout the body initiating and controlling pretty much everything that goes on. Insulin controls blood sugar...

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Hot Flashes Can Persist For Years

Science now has an answer for midlife women wondering how long their menopausal heat waves can persist. The answer: a long time. The typical duration of frequent hot flashes and night sweats is seven years, and for some women, symptoms persist for a dozen years or more, says a study published Monday in JAMA Internal Medicine. That's much...

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Consequences of Not Sleeping

Lack of sleep is a serious problem in our constantly moving, 24/7 society. People are getting thousands of hours less sleep than they once were. Sleep is being “decimated” by our over stimulated culture with so much technology and gadgetry that distracts everyone all the time. Plus, people are overworked, so they no longer...

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Osteoporosis – The Risks For Men & Women

Osteoporosis is often known to be a disease that affects women, but new studies show that one in four men over the age of 50 will break a bone because of the disease. In addition, men are less likely to receive osteoporosis screening and treatment following a bone fracture and therefore at increased risk...

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Does Testosterone Really Increase The Risk of Heart Disease?

Refuting the recent onslaught of media articles that claim use of testosterone increases the risk of heart disease. In recent years, an increasing number of men have been treated with testosterone for a variety of ailments.  There has been growing concern among researchers (based on scientific studies) however, that the use of testosterone may increase...

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