Cerebrolysin

Introduction The ins and outs of this peptide are reviewed. It is used in neurodegenerative situations. Disclaimers The discussion below is purely for the purposes of education. Do not self-administer peptides. Get peptide care only from physicians that have worked extensively with them. Discussion Neurodegenerative disorders stem from natural aging as well as from just…

Senescence and Aesthetics

Introduction Safe to say, you cannot have aesthetics without regeneration, the key to rejuvenation. Take that back another step, you cannot have regeneration without cell death, the deterioration of cells in a structured fashion. But when you have senescence, a situation where neither death nor life can proceed in a correct way, you can’t have…

Thyroid

Introduction Under the direct control of the pituitary gland as well as the feedback control from end organs it supplies, the thyroid controls the rate of metabolism. This is a brief discussion that will allow you to loosely understand if not interpret your thyroid blood tests when your physician does annual blood screening for wellness…

Peptides: Uses

Introduction Some uses of peptides today are reviewed.   Disclaimers This is for the purpose of education only. Don’t try to self supplement or self medicate.   Discussion Peptides are usually 20 to 50 amino acids long, connected by peptide bonds. Anything longer they’re considered polypeptides. Above 100 is a protein. So, as these are…

Rg3: A Brain Peptide

Introduction Regenerative growth factor three is the third factor extracted from ginseng. Right. Read on if you want to know why the Chinese have discovered that ginseng helps your brain.   Disclaimers This is only for education. Do not self administer peptides. Get peptide care only from physicians that have worked extensively with them.  …

Stem Cells – Umbilical Vs. Fat

Introduction Up until now, you have had two big choices for the care of local problems or systemic diseases, drugs and surgery. You now have a new option, regenerative medicine. And, in brief, then includes stem cells for regenerating body tissues and peptides pour up regulating your body’s own growth hormone to cause growth of…

Intermittent Fasting

Introduction Intermittent fasting is reviewed for the athlete, obesity, and for general longevity in the rest of us alike.   Disclaimers Do not self-administer or prescribe anything reviewed here based on these learning points. Leave this to doctors who have studied this extensively only please. Repeat, this is for educational purposes only.   Discussion Alongside…

Exosomes and Micro-RNA

Introduction This is a brief review of exosomes from the current medical literature that physicians read. Now you can keep up with them.   Disclaimers While there is much science here, some speculation, projection, and opinion does seep through. These are now generally accepted principles. Yes, a lot has changed since sixth grade biology.  …

Peyronie’s Disease

Introduction I here provide some pearls and understanding of a top source of erectile dysfunction in the US and Canada.   Disclaimers This is for the purposes of education only. If you suspect this based on your sexual performance or self exam, please seek and follow the care of a licensed physician who knows about…