Functional Medicine Hormone Testing

In this video Amy Myers, MD explains the functional medicine hormone testing that she does in her functional medicine clinic Austin UltraHealth.  When we talk about risk factors for breast, uterine, ovarian and prostate cancer – it’s not what is the total amount of estrogen you have in your body but rather how you breakdown … Continue reading Functional Medicine Hormone Testing


12 Hormone-Altering Chemicals and How to Avoid Them There is no end to the tricks that endocrine disruptors can play on our bodies: increasing production of certain hormones; decreasing production of others; imitating hormones; turning one hormone into another; interfering with hormone signaling; telling cells to die prematurely; competing with essential nutrients; binding to essential … Continue reading DIRTY DOZEN ENDOCRINE DISRUPTORS

6 Nutrients That Fight Erectile Dysfunction

Sorry, guys: There's no miracle food to prevent erectile dysfunction. However, there is some evidence that certain foods may help. "Evidence that foods can help with ED is probably related to a vascular connection," says Firouz Daneshgari, MD, professor and chairman of the department of urology at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine and … Continue reading 6 Nutrients That Fight Erectile Dysfunction

8 Natural Cures for Erectile Dysfunction

Erectile dysfunction (ED), or impotence, is a major challenge for many men today regardless of their age — young, middle-aged, or old. Because erectile dysfunction may be caused by many factors — a health condition, emotional or relationship problems, some kinds of medication, smoking, drugs, or alcohol — an erectile dysfunction cure is possible. Though erectile … Continue reading 8 Natural Cures for Erectile Dysfunction

Erectile Dysfunction in Young Men

Erectile dysfunction in old age is common, but what do doctors look for if a young man is struggling with ED? Learn about the common causes of ED in young men. A lot of men might expect to deal with erectile dysfunction later in life. Half of all men between the ages of 40 and … Continue reading Erectile Dysfunction in Young Men

Sprinting: The ultimate fat burning exercise

Sprinting is considered by many as the ultimate exercise. It not only increases athleticism by building fast twitch muscle fiber, it is highly effective for fat burning. Performing sprints a few times a week can replace long cardiovascular workouts on treadmills or ellipticals. The key to getting the most out of your sprinting sessions is … Continue reading Sprinting: The ultimate fat burning exercise

Balance your hormones to stay young

Specific hormones' role in longevity and healthy ageing is a hot topic at the moment. In fact, it formed the basis of key discussions at the recent International Congress of Neuroendocrinology in Pittsburgh and the Paris Anti-Obesity Therapies Congress. According to the latest theories, the following hormones may be key to healthy ageing: 1. DHEA … Continue reading Balance your hormones to stay young

H.R.T. herbal remedy from Thailand

When you study estrogen receptors, as Margaret Ritchie at St Andrews Medical School in Scotland has for years, you will be as excited as she is about the overall protection offered by H.R.T. Blocking this receptor with this safe natural substance that is 3000 times stronger than Genistein means far less Prostate cancer and Alzheimer's … Continue reading H.R.T. herbal remedy from Thailand

Toxic Chemicals Found in Many Common Products

There's a growing segment of the population who are shopping for natural, chemical-free products, out of concern that long term exposure to small traces of common chemicals, can be dangerous. The leader of an advocacy group says the problem is real and probably more dangerous than people think. These are products we all use every … Continue reading Toxic Chemicals Found in Many Common Products

Diagnosing of erectile dysfunction

Determining the cause of erection problems is often the key to reversing them. Since both physical and psychological factors are often involved, it can be complicated to make an exact diagnosis. As part of the initial evaluation, your doctor may do the following: History taking. He may ask about your sex life, diseases you've had … Continue reading Diagnosing of erectile dysfunction