Big Skinny on Longevity

It’s time to limit your calories intake for a longer life. Eat well, but keep the calories low to reduce the risk of disease. It is seriously time to stop monkeying around, according to the latest monkey study. As reported in the journal Science, 80% of monkeys who consumed a low calorie diet without being…

Vitamin D and Pain

Identified etiological factors for Chronic Widespread pain are largely related to emotional and behavioral factors, but current management leads to modest improvement in symptoms. Vitamin D deficiency has been suggested as a new modifiable risk factor for CWP (chronic widespread pain). To examine the association between vitamin D status (measured by 25-hydroxyvitamin D (25(OH)D)) and…

Treatment Options for Andropause

Andropause is a condition of hormonal imbalance, and may be related to declining levels of testosterone, elevated levels of estrogens, or a mixture of both. After proper diagnosis, including screening of testosterone and estrogen levels, therapy has been shown to be dramatically effective in relieving symptoms of andropause and restoring drive, health, potency and a…