Healthy Aging Articles

hormone therapy and breast cancer
The question always arises: Is there a link between hormone replacement therapy and breast cancer? In some cases it can be answered and in other cases since it is not clear, there are no definitive answers in every case. BRACA The case is clear when it comes to anyone with the BRACA genes. Ther... Read More
executive health exams
Dr. Lorraine Maita MD, of Summit, NJ, was recently quoted in a top health publication regarding how to prevent complications that may arise when supplementing with vitamins and minerals. Maita provides her expert opinion in the article: The 5 Vitamins And Minerals You Don’t Need To Take. “If... Read More
hormone specialist new jersey
Co Q 10, also known as ubiquinol or ubiquinone, is essential for the mitochondria to produce energy. The mitochondria are in every cell of your body. They generate energy to keep cells alive. If mitochondria are not functioning properly illness and cell death occurs. Co Q10 benefits the mitochondria... Read More
physical performance test nj
Aging can occur slowly or rapidly depending on your lifestyle, environment and awareness. It often creeps up on us unknowingly. A physical performance test can help detect early signs of decline. Many physical issues can be overcome if you catch them early. Frailty is something you want to avoi... Read More
low calorie diets nj
This is a phrase that inspires fear in many people. The sacrifice, the constant hunger, the discipline required in maintaining a low calorie diet. It’s a lot of work, a lot of effort, and not tremendously appealing, despite the potential rewards. A low calorie diet doesn’t mean you have t... Read More
preventive medicine nj
We think of screening exams such as pap, mammography, PSA and other tests as preventive medicine, however, these as well as many others are really early detection. To truly prevent an illness, you must seek early signs of its development and/or take precautions to prevent it. What is preventive ... Read More
green tea and dht
Would you ever consider drinking tea in order to stop male pattern baldness? Well you night after reading this article. Sound crazy? Well here's how it works in a nutshell. DHT (dihydrotestosterone) is an androgen hormone that is largely responsible for what we know as male pattern baldness. It'... Read More
weight loss exercise programs nj
Everybody wants to lose weight, especially after the holidays.  With winter settling in, the cold more often inspires a sedentary approach to an active one.  This does not leave you without options.  There are any number of weight loss exercise programs you can work with. I have a few suggest... Read More
nj testosterone physician
Cardiovascular disorders Atherosclerosis or hardening of the arteries may lead to heart attacks and strokes. Normal estrogen levels in males may slow that process. Men with slightly higher levels of estrogen doubled their risk of coronary artery disease. Studies in men with heart failure showed t... Read More