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…

Ultrasound in Body Sculpting Lipolysis, But Also Angiogenesis

Introduction The health benefits of removing fat are widely known. Ultrasound as a modality to provide shockwave therapy using acoustics to eliminate tough to get at fat in the overweight and not particularly overweight is reviewed here. Disclaimers Don’t conduct any of these therapies on your own for yourself or your loved ones. Consult with…

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…

Acoustic Therapy: Rejuvenating The Penis

  Introduction There are guys that are having no problems that are significant with erectile performance that want to be rock stars. You will benefit greatly from reading this.   There are guys that are having massive problems with erectile function. You must read this.   I’ve introduced shockwave therapy in both my regenerative and…

Growth Hormone & Peptides

Introduction The basics that will allow you to understand this latest hot topic are presented.   Disclaimer This discussion of the interaction of peptides and your bodies growth hormone levels is for the purpose of education only. Don’t try to self treat yourself.   Discussion Most of us are aware that the body makes growth…

Light is a Nutrient

Introduction Like edible nutrients, light is a nutrient we must be very serious about, albeit topical. There are bad types of light. There are good forms of light. There are bad quantities of different types of light, high, low. There are correct quantities of light. I will here summarize some of the more important aspects…

Cellulite

Introduction What affects 95% of all women (over puberty) and 10% of all men? Cellulite.   Nonsurgical treatment options available today for significantly reducing if not completely treating cellulite are reviewed here for the layman and physician alike.   Disclaimer Nonsurgical yes. But at the same time, not you – should be guiding his care.…

Cryo Lipolysis

Introduction The most salient principles and pearls of lipolysis by the transfer of cold energy, one of the many body sculpting modalities currently available, are reviewed here.   Disclaimers This is for the purposes of learning. Please stick to the recommendations of a licensed physician for all body sculpting therapy.   Discussion I know, it’s…

Electromagnetic Body Sculpting

Introduction Electromagnetic body sculpting is the latest modality for transferring energy into the subcutaneous fat to burn fat for the purpose of aesthetic body contouring. Pros and cons reviewed here.   Disclaimers Humble opinion for the purposes of learning here. The big disclaimer would be to discourage anyone from generating a body sculpting treatment plan…

Regenerative Medicine For Aging Skin

Introduction Current regenerative therapies available for skin aging are reviewed.   After all, with so many advances in medicine, if our skin is aging faster than we are, then we have got to give it a hand.   Disclaimers The following is heavily based on a review of the current medical literature. Minimizing opinion, passion…

PRP: A Source of Growth Factors for Rejuvenation and Restoration

Introduction Platelet rich plasma (PRP) is rapidly rising as a source of growth factors to help in many clinical situations. Only an absolute basic few principles are reviewed here.   Disclaimers The big disclaimer in this walk through of PRP today is that it is ultra-minimal. There are distributors and scientific reviews that are much…

Shock Wave Therapy and Aesthetic Health

Introduction Shock wave therapy (SWT) or therapeutic ultrasound therapy or acoustic energy transference therapy is reviewed briefly here. Disclaimers This discussion is for educational purposes only. Please have all care administered by a well trained physician excited about doing a team approach with you the patient and them. Humble opinion is kept to a minimum,…

Erectile Dysfunctions

Disclaimer This is for educational purposes only. It’s healthy to know how you work. If you were having problems, please seek the direct consultation of a qualified, licensed physician.  Erectile function  A basic understanding of erectile function is a prerequisite to reviewing erectile function. For this, you must understand the phases of erectile function.  Oversimplifying of…

Cryo-Chamber Therapy

Introduction Everything you ever wanted to know about cryo-chamber therapy, made simple. Disclosures While these chambers are available in non-medical practices, make sure you have the clearance if not involvement of your physician as you get this therapy.   That said, sadly, many physicians don’t know anything about the value of reducing inflammation in your…