Category Archives: Age Management

The Denmark Lookback

Posted on June 2, 2014

Last year, the American Heart Association and American College of Cardiology released new guidelines for the treatment of an increase in the risk of heart disease with statin lowering drugs like Lipitor. The previous guidelines (Adult Treatment Panel Guidelines (ATP … Continue reading

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Featured in Delta Magazine! “Younger and Slimmer You”

Posted on January 20, 2014

Our own Dr.Katz was featured in this article, entitled “Younger and Slimmer You,” found in the Delta Sky Miles magazine! It addresses hormonal balance as a component of healthy aging, a facet of care we handle deftly in our age management practice.

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Embracing Gravity: Practicing Balance Teaches One to Fall

Posted on January 20, 2014

Between diving for basketballs, rock climbing, and riding dirtbikes, I have had some hard landings, but none recently until last June. I was riding my bicycle, when a woman, with her infant in a papoose, decided to stop directly in … Continue reading

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Hormone Replacement Therapy in Women – What is Old is New Again!

Posted on November 9, 2013

The WHI (now over a decade old) remains the largest randomly controlled trial of women’s hormonal medicines. The original publication of WHI identified increased risks of breast cancer, stroke, and cardiovascular disease associated with hormone therapy. These findings flew in … Continue reading

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Arthritis Drug Reduces Lung Cancer Risk; One Step Closer to a Unified Theory of Aging?

Posted on November 9, 2013

The M.  D.  Anderson Hospital reported that Celebrex, an arthritis medication, reduced precancerous markers in smokers.  Sloan-Kettering Hospital in New York confirmed similar results. Neither study was structured to see if Celebrex reduced lung tumors (that takes 10+ years).  However, experience with lung … Continue reading

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