30 10, 2017

The Relationship between Obesity and Hormone Replacement

By |2020-07-01T18:38:03+00:00October 30th, 2017|BHRT, Estrogen, Hormone replacement, Insulin, Menopause, Menstrual Cycle, Obesity, Progesterone, Stress|

This newsletter is a follow up to the previous newsletter (see May issue) on obesity. Why am I so concerned about obesity as it relates to hormone replacement? Because the science shows us that there is increased risk for patients who are insulin resistant, maintain high blood insulin/glucose values and have increased visceral adipose tissue [...]

30 10, 2017

Secrets to a Healthy Heart

By |2020-07-01T18:30:01+00:00October 30th, 2017|Blood Pressure, Diabetes, Fatigue, Heart, Hypertension, IHC News, Nutrition, Obesity, Stress, Supplements|

Long before the ancient Greek surgeon Galen carried out meticulous dissections of the heart, the Egyptians wrote about health and disease in relation to how the heart "speaks in vessels" with the rest of the body. Today, physicians may not associate the heart with the soul (or soul mates), but many credit early Egyptian [...]

30 10, 2017

Vitamin D Deficiency Linked More Closely to Diabetes than Obesity

By |2020-07-01T18:32:35+00:00October 30th, 2017|Diabetes, Insulin, Obesity, Spectracell, Vitamin D|

Study finds direct correlation between low vitamin D levels, glucose metabolism Newswise - Washington, DC - People who have low levels of vitamin D are more likely to have diabetes, regardless of how much they weigh, according to a new study published in the Endocrine Society's Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism. The results [...]

30 10, 2017

Simple Guidelines for Preventing and Managing Diabetes

By |2020-07-01T18:32:45+00:00October 30th, 2017|Diabetes, Digestion, IHC News, Insulin, Nutrition, Obesity|

If you've been diagnosed with Diabetes mellitus (DM), or even pre-diabetes, don't take it lightly. Follow treatment plans and lifestyle recommendations. Left untreated, diabetes can lead to many complications such as heart disease, blindness, kidney failure, and lower-extremity amputations. It's the seventh leading cause of death in the United States. Basically, diabetes is a disease [...]

4 08, 2014

The Relationship between Obesity and Hormone Replacement

By |2020-06-26T15:09:58+00:00August 4th, 2014|IHC News, Menstrual Cycle, Obesity|

This post is a follow up to our May post  on obesity. Why am I so concerned about obesity as it relates to hormone replacement? Because the science shows us that there is increased risk for patients who are insulin resistant, maintain high blood insulin/glucose values and have increased visceral adipose tissue (VAT). VAT, aka [...]

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