Constipation: A Clue to Your Bowel Health

Constipation: A Clue to Your Bowel Health

It’s befitting to write this month’s newsletter on the topic of constipation given the 10 soiled diapers I change with my newborn every precious day.  And though this simple act is the most natural part of being human, sometimes it just doesn’t feel...
Compliance- A Medical Management Conundrum

Compliance- A Medical Management Conundrum

A 65 year old patient I began seeing few years ago started out in our first encounter proclaiming that she is as healthy as one can be.  She exercises regularly, eats a balanced diet, has a positive outlook in life, and has never been told she has any medical...
The Lowdown on Low Iron (Iron Deficiency Anemia)

The Lowdown on Low Iron (Iron Deficiency Anemia)

Iron deficiency anemia is a condition where your blood lacks healthy red blood cells. Red blood cells are important because they transport oxygen to your body’s tissues. Approximately 2 billion people in the world are anemic, and more than half due to low iron....
Top 3 Anti-Aging Medications

Top 3 Anti-Aging Medications

US Pharmacopia, the manuscript of all drugs manufactured nationwide, has hundreds of thousand drugs listed for every imaginable disease out there, of which I have chosen three to discuss in this month’s newsletter for their effects on the aging process.  These drugs...
Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP)

Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP)

Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) use in clinical medicine dates back to 1998 where a group of maxillofacial surgeons at the University of Miami School of Medicine elegantly showed bone regeneration doubled in PRP- treated bone grafts compared with placebo.(4)  Over the past...
The Cannula: A Painless, Bruiseless Method for Injectables

The Cannula: A Painless, Bruiseless Method for Injectables

The Cannula works as a tool to administer the filler into the dermis.  “…a fantastic technique. I’m not sure why more injectors don’t use The Cannula.” -Dr. Kian Karimi, ENT Specialist I can’t wait to administer The Cannula technique on my patients.  The Cannula is a...