Platt Wellness Blog

307, 2017

How to Never Get Sleepy in a Car

By |July 3rd, 2017|Categories: Wellness|0 Comments

Every once in a while you hear stories about a driver who goes off the road, hits a tree, and kills himself or a passenger. Of course this is a scenario that can play out [...]

2606, 2017

Carrie Fisher – RIP

By |June 26th, 2017|Categories: Hormonal Balance and Wellness|0 Comments

For 45 years, Carrie Fisher battled with various addictions. She died in December, 2016 and the results of her autopsy were revealed last Monday. Evidently, alcohol, heroin, cocaine, and ecstasy were found in her system [...]

3005, 2017

Hormone Therapy – The Do’s and Don’ts

By |May 30th, 2017|Categories: Hormonal Balance and Wellness|0 Comments

Every system in the body is controlled by hormones. As we get older, hormone levels change…and so do we. Manipulating levels of certain hormones can provide a significant change to the quality of life. I [...]

905, 2017

Treating Fibromyalgia

By |May 9th, 2017|Categories: Wellness, Platt Wellness|0 Comments

May 12th is fibromyalgia awareness day. Surprisingly, fibromyalgia is considered a condition that has no known cause, and a condition that is incurable. It most often comes under the auspices of rheumatologists, even though it is [...]

2404, 2017

Autism: A Revolutionary Approach to Treatment

By |April 24th, 2017|Categories: Children and Teens|0 Comments

April is Autism Awareness Month. Autism Awareness Day is April 2, honored throughout the world.  In recognition of how important awareness of this condition is, I would like to share my own approach to treating children with autism. The incidence [...]

2404, 2017

Treating ADHD

By |April 24th, 2017|Categories: ADHD/ADD|0 Comments

I have just finished reading several articles in some psychiatric journals that were discussing the treatment of ADHD in children as well as adults.  Not surprisingly, they concluded that the only treatment consisted of the [...]

812, 2016

Rachael Ray – What Happened?

By |December 8th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized, Excessive Adrenaline, Weight|0 Comments

Many people are aware that Rachael Ray has been struggling with weight and other health issues. She is best known as a celebrity chef and daytime talk show host. She is 48 years old and [...]

1111, 2016

The Healthcare Dilemma

By |November 11th, 2016|Categories: Wellness|0 Comments

We have a new president elect who has promised to make America great again. Not an easy task when it involves undoing eight years of policies that have had the tendency to undo our prior [...]

2608, 2016

Thoughts on Adrenaline

By |August 26th, 2016|Categories: Platt Wellness|0 Comments

Few people appreciate the influence that adrenaline has on both our health as well as what we hear on the news. Now that the Olympics is over, it would seem the proper time to point [...]

2306, 2016

Mass Killings: The Elephant in the Room

By |June 23rd, 2016|Categories: Hormonal Balance and Wellness|0 Comments

I will not belabor the multiple issues blamed for the repeated pre-planned killings throughout this country and the rest of the world. I actually think that there are multiple causes, and the elimination of one or even two causative factors will not eliminate the ultimate tragic results. If guns were eliminated, bombs would be used, water supplies poisoned, or other horrific acts would be foisted on various groups.

1310, 2015

BREAST CANCER AWARENESS – REVISITED

By |October 13th, 2015|Categories: Breast Cancer Prevention, Cancer prevention|Tags: , , |0 Comments

[I published this post one year ago in deference to October being Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Since nothing has changed, I feel the message is important enough to bear repeating. The unfortunate situation is that [...]

1208, 2015

The “New” Morning Sickness Pill

By |August 12th, 2015|Categories: Hormonal Balance and Wellness, Excessive Adrenaline|Tags: |1 Comment

Many people probably remember thalidomide which was a popular sleeping pill prescribed for pregnant women starting in the 1940's because it was touted to help with morning sickness. It was eventually removed from the market [...]

2605, 2015

Hormonal Weight Loss

By |May 26th, 2015|Categories: Hormonal Balance and Wellness, Excessive Adrenaline, Weight|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Hormones control every system in the body. Therefore, it stands to reason that they would have a strong influence on weight problems. Along these lines, I will discuss a number of hormones with regard to [...]

2502, 2015

Adrenal Fatigue – Or Is It?

By |February 25th, 2015|Categories: Hormonal Balance and Wellness, Excessive Adrenaline, Adrenal Fatigue|2 Comments

[The following is another chapter borrowed from my latest book: Adrenaline Dominance] Adrenal fatigue is a diagnosis used mostly in alternative medicine, usually among naturopathic physicians. The diagnosis is based on the theory that the adrenal gland, [...]

101, 2015

Neuropathy: Who Needs It?

By |January 1st, 2015|Categories: Diabetes, Neuropathy|1 Comment

It does not matter whether you want to call it diabetic neuropathy or idiopathic neuropathy, they both share the same cause. The term 'idiopathic' actually refers to conditions that have no known cause, a distinction [...]

2310, 2014

Making Breast Cancer Awareness More Meaningful

By |October 23rd, 2014|Categories: Hormonal Balance and Wellness, Breast Cancer Prevention, Cancer prevention|2 Comments

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month.  There is no debate about the fact that women should be aware of breast cancer since it is approaching epidemic proportions. At the turn of the last century, the [...]

709, 2014

Healthcare in the US: It Is Time To Vent

By |September 7th, 2014|Categories: Wellness|Tags: , |2 Comments

I spoke with a 74 year old man last week who had classic symptoms of multi-infarct dementia, a condition previously referred to as senility. He was on a drug called Losarten for a mild elevation in his [...]

1808, 2014

Ferguson, Missouri: What Happened?

By |August 18th, 2014|Categories: Excessive Adrenaline|0 Comments

Those of you who have followed my blogs should know that I have my own unique way of interpreting events. So please allow me to provide my take on how a young man wound up [...]

1108, 2014

Robin Williams: Another Victim of Excess Adrenaline

By |August 11th, 2014|Categories: Hormonal Balance and Wellness, Excessive Adrenaline, Wellness|Tags: , , |0 Comments

It is very frustrating to know that there are thousands of people working in Hollywood who are suffering with problems related to excess adrenaline. This is a hormone that doctors, including psychiatrists, never talk about. Creative [...]

1307, 2014

“Adrenaline Dominance”

By |July 13th, 2014|Categories: Hormonal Balance and Wellness, Excessive Adrenaline, ADHD/ADD, Wellness|Tags: , , , |5 Comments

I am pleased to be able to report that my latest book has just been released. It is appropriately named "Adrenaline Dominance", and it should be of interest to many of the readers of my [...]

2705, 2014

Uncontrollable Rage: The Case of Elliot Rodger

By |May 27th, 2014|Categories: ADHD/ADD|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Another mass killing that has people wondering, "How could this have happened?" There will of course be calls for stronger gun control laws. They will be sifting through the details of his troubled life looking [...]

1205, 2014

Sterling: A Rush to Judgment?

By |May 12th, 2014|Categories: Wellness|Tags: |0 Comments

This blog is not about wellness, it is just that I had a need to vent. I am not excusing what Donald Sterling said on the recording. In actuality, I believe that he was manipulated [...]

1802, 2014

Progesterone: The Anti-aging Hormone

By |February 18th, 2014|Categories: Hormonal Balance and Wellness, Breast Cancer Prevention, Excessive Adrenaline, ADHD/ADD, Wellness|Tags: , , , , |7 Comments

The following is a synopsis of many of the benefits of progesterone, some of which directly contribute to longevity in both sexes. Those benefits that may not promote a longer lifespan can instead lead to [...]

502, 2014

The Mis-Treatment of Addiction: Philip Seymour Hoffman

By |February 5th, 2014|Categories: Hormonal Balance and Wellness, Excessive Adrenaline|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Philip Hoffman died of a heroin overdose at the age of 46. For most of his adult life he acknowledged his problem with addiction, and on multiple occasions he entered various rehab programs to help [...]

102, 2014

Testosterone: Just How Risky Is It?

By |February 1st, 2014|Categories: Hormonal Balance and Wellness, Men and Hormone Therapy, Hormone Testing|Tags: |3 Comments

Two recent studies have indicated that testosterone replacement therapy causes a significant increase in the incidence of heart attacks, death, and strokes. As a result, the FDA is planning to investigate whether there should be [...]

1505, 2013

Angelina Jolie: A Role Model for Breast Cancer Prevention?

By |May 15th, 2013|Categories: Breast Cancer Prevention|Tags: , , , , |3 Comments

It's bad enough that you have uninformed doctor's providing dangerous advice, but now we have celebrities encouraging women to make life-altering decisions and undergo mutilating surgeries. As the world now knows, Angelina Jolie has had 95% [...]

605, 2013

Migraines, Pregnancy, and Toxic Drugs

By |May 6th, 2013|Categories: Hormonal Balance and Wellness|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Recently, the FDA issued a warning about the use of drugs in the valproate category - which include Depakote, Depacon, and valproic acid - being used to prevent migraine headaches during pregnancy. Their concern is [...]

305, 2013

Primary Care Doctors: An Endangered Species

By |May 3rd, 2013|Categories: Hormonal Balance and Wellness, Wellness|Tags: , , |2 Comments

At dinner tonight, my wife asked me how I saw the future of medicine. Her concern surrounds the anticipated doctor shortage brought on by a combination of a growing population along with an increased  disenchantment [...]

2903, 2013

“Curing” Cancer With Statistics

By |March 29th, 2013|Categories: Wellness|Tags: , |4 Comments

I was listening to an ad on television paid for by the American Cancer Society (ACS). In an obvious attempt to solicit funds and give viewers the idea that the ACS is actually doing something, [...]

1302, 2013

The Over-active Bladder

By |February 13th, 2013|Categories: Excessive Adrenaline|Tags: , , , , , , |4 Comments

It never ceases to amaze me that our medical system absolutely refuses to acknowledge that the most logical approach to treating a problem is to treat the cause of the problem. They have been promoting the [...]

1901, 2013

Thoughts on the Flu

By |January 19th, 2013|Categories: Wellness|4 Comments

Just a few words about the purported "flu epidemic". I am not sure when people will finally realize that flu shots do not prevent the flu. Most people are very much aware that these shots [...]

1912, 2012

My Take on Newtown

By |December 19th, 2012|Categories: Excessive Adrenaline, ADHD/ADD, Children and Teens|Tags: , , |0 Comments

I suspect that the final, definitive answer for the Newtown tragedy will not be forthcoming. The only person who might have provided some insight was the mother. Unfortunately, she was the first one who was [...]

712, 2012

A Royal Tragedy: The Kate Middleton Story

By |December 7th, 2012|Categories: Hormonal Balance and Wellness|Tags: , , , |2 Comments

There appears to be a tremendous reluctance amongst doctors to treat the underlying cause of illness. Is it because that most of what doctors learn in medical school is based on research done by drug [...]

1111, 2012

A License to Kill: Prescription Drug Deaths

By |November 11th, 2012|Categories: Hormonal Balance and Wellness, Excessive Adrenaline|Tags: , , , |1 Comment

The Los Angeles Times is beginning a series of articles about the large number of people who have died from prescription drugs in the LA area. Their tally did not include drug deaths by suicide, [...]

3010, 2012

Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder – PMDD

By |October 30th, 2012|Categories: Books and Resources, Hormonal Balance and Wellness, Excessive Adrenaline|Tags: , , , |4 Comments

[The following is an excerpt from my book  "Adrenaline Dominance", which is now available on Amazon.com or on my website: www.plattwellness.com] _______________________________________________________________ PMDD is a condition that has a tremendous impact on the quality of life [...]

2510, 2012

“The Platt Protocol for Hormone Balancing” – a wellness manual for healthcare practitioners

By |October 25th, 2012|Categories: Books and Resources, Hormonal Balance and Wellness, Menopause/Andropause, Hormone Testing, Excessive Adrenaline, ADHD/ADD|Tags: , , , , , , , |2 Comments

As many of my readers understand, I would like to change healthcare in this country. In order to accomplish this, I feel that it is important that healthcare providers be given an alternative approach to [...]

610, 2012

HRT: They Still Don’t Get It

By |October 6th, 2012|Categories: Hormonal Balance and Wellness, Menopause/Andropause|Tags: , , , |2 Comments

The latest study on HRT (hormone replacement therapy) was released at the annual meeting of the North American Menopause Society. Their findings were as follows: there was no indication of any adverse cardiovascular effects, and [...]

1709, 2012

Restless Leg Syndrome – revisited

By |September 17th, 2012|Categories: Excessive Adrenaline, ADHD/ADD|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Recently, a study was released indicating that people with RLS have a higher incidence of heart attacks. There was a correlation found especially in those who have had the condition for more than three years. [...]

1409, 2012

Book review

By |September 14th, 2012|Categories: Books and Resources, Hormonal Balance and Wellness, Men and Hormone Therapy, Menopause/Andropause, Breast Cancer Prevention, Excessive Adrenaline, Diabetes, ADHD/ADD, Children and Teens, Wellness|Tags: , , , , |2 Comments

A number of readers have asked if I could describe more details about my book. The following is a review written by an excellent compounding pharmacist associated with Reed's Pharmacy in Tuscon, Az. The Miracle [...]

1908, 2012

Obamacare: We Are Not Ready

By |August 19th, 2012|Categories: Hormonal Balance and Wellness|Tags: , , |0 Comments

I will not go into the pros and cons of the Affordable Healthcare Act. The name itself is an oxymoron because the last thing it will be is "affordable". You cannot take on 30 million [...]

408, 2012

Hormone Replacement – Which Doctor Do I Choose

By |August 4th, 2012|Categories: Hormonal Balance and Wellness, Menopause/Andropause, Hormone Testing|Tags: , , |6 Comments

Hormones control every system in the body. Sometimes, they can be out of  balance from an early age, but will certainly be out of balance as you get older. Knowing this, it is somewhat surprising [...]

1807, 2012

What’s Wrong with This Picture?

By |July 18th, 2012|Categories: Hormonal Balance and Wellness|Tags: , , |14 Comments

There is an obstetrical tragedy manifested by a late-term miscarriage, euphemistically called a “preterm birth”.  The positive side to this is that this condition is amenable to a pharmaceutical intervention which can prevent it.  There [...]

1207, 2012

Preventive Medicine: It’s Time to Become Proactive

By |July 12th, 2012|Categories: Hormonal Balance and Wellness|Tags: , , |26 Comments

                For those of you who have been following some of my blogs, you must realize that I am a great believer in preventive medicine.  America, and I suspect many other countries, has a medical system [...]

307, 2012

Incontinence, Part II

By |July 3rd, 2012|Categories: Hormonal Balance and Wellness|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

I feel the need to re-address the issue of stress incontinence.  In my first blog about this problem, I pointed out that treating the underlying cause of this problem, i.e. weakness of the muscles surrounding [...]

1506, 2012

Women and Heart Disease

By |June 15th, 2012|Categories: Books and Resources, Hormonal Balance and Wellness|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

People just don't get it - we live in a country that has little interest in improving healthcare. They forget that the medical system is a multi-trillion dollar a year industry that thrives on disease [...]

1106, 2012

Fatigue – Who Needs It?

By |June 11th, 2012|Categories: Hormonal Balance and Wellness, Men and Hormone Therapy, Excessive Adrenaline, ADHD/ADD|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Fatigue is an extremely common complaint that people have. Obviously, the most logical way to deal with this complaint is to approach it from the underlying cause. There are many reasons for people to have [...]

3105, 2012

PSA Tests – To Do or Not To Do

By |May 31st, 2012|Categories: Books and Resources, Men and Hormone Therapy, Hormone Testing|Tags: , , , , , , |1 Comment

This week the 2011 US Preventive Services Task Force draft policy for prostate cancer was released. . They gave PSA tests a D rating, indicating that it was one of the following: 1) of no [...]

2805, 2012

Anger – Can it be my hormones?

By |May 28th, 2012|Categories: Hormonal Balance and Wellness, Excessive Adrenaline, ADHD/ADD|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Mention the word “hormones” and it immediately conjures up the image of a woman who is out of sorts.  However, men and women have identical hormones and both sexes are prone to the same hormonal [...]

905, 2012

The Art of Wellness

By |May 9th, 2012|Categories: Hormonal Balance and Wellness|Tags: , , |0 Comments

The Art of Wellness The United States is on the bottom of the list of all civilized countries when it comes to health care.  We have the highest incidence of diabetes, obesity, heart disease, cancer, [...]

705, 2012

Prostate Cancer – Is It Better To Be Poor?

By |May 7th, 2012|Categories: Hormonal Balance and Wellness, Men and Hormone Therapy, Hormone Testing|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

One often is under the impression that the wealthy have the advantage of better access to health care.  However, this is not always the case.  Perhaps if Steve Jobs took better advantage of what alternative [...]

2604, 2012

The Hormonal Abuse of Women

By |April 26th, 2012|Categories: Books and Resources, Hormonal Balance and Wellness, Menopause/Andropause, Breast Cancer Prevention|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

One of the tragedies associated with our healthcare system is that there is no preventive medicine.  Many people, doctors included, feel that giving flu shots and providing mammograms is preventive medicine.  Well, flu shots do [...]

2404, 2012

Vitamin D3 Toxicity?

By |April 24th, 2012|Categories: Books and Resources, Hormone Testing, Breast Cancer Prevention, Diabetes|Tags: , , , , , , , |4 Comments

 The Making of a New Urban Legend There are many urban legends in medicine that actually have no basis in fact.  But once they become ingrained in medical lore, few doctors will question whether they [...]

1704, 2012

Adrenaline Series #6

By |April 17th, 2012|Categories: Hormonal Balance and Wellness, Men and Hormone Therapy, Excessive Adrenaline, ADHD/ADD, Children and Teens|Tags: , , , , , , , , |13 Comments

Adrenaline and Vomiting I get nauseated a lot which prevents me from eating breakfast.  Any suggestions? -S.M. in Rancho Mirage-Dear S.M., Welcome to the world of too much adrenaline.  Adrenaline is a powerful hormone which [...]

1604, 2012

Adrenaline and Depression

By |April 16th, 2012|Categories: Hormonal Balance and Wellness, Excessive Adrenaline, ADHD/ADD|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |1 Comment

This is an extremely important subject that goes way beyond the scope of a weekly blog. However, let me begin with some generalities. There are basically two types of depression – reactive and endogenous.  The [...]

904, 2012

Adrenaline Series #4

By |April 9th, 2012|Categories: Hormonal Balance and Wellness, Menopause/Andropause, Excessive Adrenaline, ADHD/ADD, Children and Teens|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Adrenaline and Weight When it comes to adrenaline, the effect it has on weight may cause it to go in either direction.  This hormone can increase metabolism and give a person an increase in energy [...]

904, 2012

Adrenaline Series #3 – Bipolar Disorder

By |April 9th, 2012|Categories: Hormonal Balance and Wellness, Excessive Adrenaline, Diabetes, ADHD/ADD|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |1 Comment

Understanding how the over-production of adrenaline can effect the body provides a clear insight into the condition referred to as ‘bipolar disorder’; the older term, ‘manic/depressive disorder, was perhaps more aptly named. People with this [...]

204, 2012

The “Cure” for Diabetes – Are They Kidding?

By |April 2nd, 2012|Categories: Hormonal Balance and Wellness, Men and Hormone Therapy, Excessive Adrenaline, Diabetes|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |1 Comment

As many of you know by now, they are now pushing lap-band surgery as a first-line therapy for type II diabetes.  This is quite a dramatic turn around since it used to be designated as [...]

2803, 2012

Adrenaline Series #2

By |March 28th, 2012|Categories: Hormonal Balance and Wellness, Excessive Adrenaline, ADHD/ADD|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Now that you have a very basic understanding of where excess adrenaline comes from, let us start exploring its consequences.  I will start with depression. Depression Please understand this is not a medical textbook that [...]

2703, 2012

Adrenaline Series #1

By |March 27th, 2012|Categories: Hormonal Balance and Wellness, Excessive Adrenaline, Diabetes, ADHD/ADD|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |2 Comments

I plan to present a series of blogs regarding adrenaline – a hormone that I feel is responsible for a tremendous number of medical conditions.  Please feel free to comment one way or the other.  [...]

1903, 2012

Telomeres – The Key to Anti-aging

By |March 19th, 2012|Categories: Hormonal Balance and Wellness, Men and Hormone Therapy, Excessive Adrenaline, ADHD/ADD|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |1 Comment

An Alternative to TA-65 There is a lot of research looking at the association of telomere length with aging.  Telomeres are found on the tips of chromosomes and there appears to be a lot of [...]

1403, 2012

Enhance Your Wellness and Longevity and Prevent Aging

By |March 14th, 2012|Categories: Hormonal Balance and Wellness, Men and Hormone Therapy, Menopause/Andropause|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

  Metabolic Solutions for Wellness and Longevity         As people get older, things change. The skin becomes less elastic, wrinkles form, sagging occurs. The hair becomes less full and changes color. Fat starts accumulating and [...]

1303, 2012

Do BC Pills Really Prevent Cancer of Ovaries and Colon?

By |March 13th, 2012|Categories: Books and Resources, Hormonal Balance and Wellness, Menopause/Andropause, Hormone Testing|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

REGARDING THE DR. OZ SHOW ON BIRTH CONTROL PILLS On Friday, March 9, 2012, the Dr. Oz show talked about how birth control pills provide a 50% reduction in ovarian and colorectal cancer if used [...]

2302, 2012

Why Supplements?

By |February 23rd, 2012|Categories: Books and Resources|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Doctors receive almost no training on the clinical application of natural hormones and receive almost no training on the use of supplements to enhance health. Very often they are told that supplements only give you [...]

1702, 2012

Incontinence in Women

By |February 17th, 2012|Categories: Hormonal Balance and Wellness, Menopause/Andropause, Excessive Adrenaline, ADHD/ADD, Children and Teens|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

There are basically two types of incontinence in women, a condition manifested by unwanted leakage of urine. The 1st type is called stress incontinence.  It is found in women who have lost muscle control around [...]

1602, 2012

Hormone Therapy for Men

By |February 16th, 2012|Categories: Men and Hormone Therapy, Menopause/Andropause|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

In some ways, hormone replacement in men is more important than it is for women. The most important hormone to replace in men is testosterone. It usually peaks around the age of 20, and then [...]

1502, 2012

Is It Time To Do Away With Fasting Blood Tests?

By |February 15th, 2012|Categories: Hormone Testing, Excessive Adrenaline, Diabetes|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |2 Comments

The medical system is very slow to change.  It is well represented by the remark, "This is the way it's done because this is the way it has always been done".  The time-honored approach to [...]

1302, 2012

Hormone Testing: Blood Test or Saliva?

By |February 13th, 2012|Categories: Books and Resources, Hormone Testing|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

When I was practicing medicine, I had the option of suggesting a number of possible ways to test hormone levels in patients. Each had their own advantages and disadvantages. I will be discussing each, with [...]

1102, 2012

Book Awards for Michael E. Platt, M.D.’s Book: The Miracle of Bio-Identical Hormones

By |February 11th, 2012|Categories: Books and Resources|Tags: , , , |1 Comment

Please be aware that the book "The Miracle of Bio-identical Hormones" has received four national book awards. It won the Best Health Book Award from All Books Reviews in 2008. They stated the following: "Dr. [...]

802, 2012

ADD/ADHD – A Newer Perspective

By |February 8th, 2012|Categories: ADHD/ADD|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |1 Comment

Over the years I have treated many patients with ADHD. You may be aware that I have a different take on this condition, which I feel has been largely misunderstood by the medical community. It [...]

602, 2012

Children and Hormones

By |February 6th, 2012|Categories: Children and Teens|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Every system in the body, at every age, is controlled by hormones. So why is it that hormonal problems in children and teenagers are ignored? Of course, the same question can be asked about hormonal [...]

3101, 2012

How To Find A Natural Hormone Doctor

By |January 31st, 2012|Categories: Books and Resources|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Please understand that doctors receive very little training in medical schools about hormones, and no training about bio-identical hormones. Essentially all doctors are self-taught when it comes to natural hormones – this is done usually [...]

3001, 2012

Progesterone: A Very Special Hormone/ Medicine is Big Business

By |January 30th, 2012|Categories: Menopause/Andropause, Breast Cancer Prevention, Excessive Adrenaline|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |3 Comments

By Michael E. Platt, M.D. It is surprising how little the medical community knows about progesterone, especially the consequences of a progesterone deficiency. In many cases, these consequences can be prevented with the use of [...]

3001, 2012

The Miracle of Bio-Identical Hormones

By |January 30th, 2012|Categories: Books and Resources|Tags: , , |0 Comments

In the groundbreaking book, The Miracle of Bio-Identical Hormones, wellness expert, Michael E. Platt, M.D, provides readers with detailed accounts documenting the unsurpassed advantages of utilizing natural bio-identical hormones and their power to heal incurable [...]

2901, 2012

Recommended Blood Tests for Hormonal Balance

By |January 29th, 2012|Categories: Books and Resources, Hormone Testing|Tags: , , |1 Comment

The following is a list of blood tests that are generally recommended when reviewing overall wellness. You can ask your primary care doctor about ordering them for you. It is up to you and your [...]

2901, 2012

Hormonal Balance Is Important For Both Sexes!

By |January 29th, 2012|Categories: Hormonal Balance and Wellness, Men and Hormone Therapy, Menopause/Andropause|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |1 Comment

Every system in the body, at any age, is controlled by hormones. Accordingly, at any age, hormones can be out of balance and this factor can give rise to certain symptoms, or,moreseriously, certain conditions. In [...]