Posts by griebcw1
Estrogen Hormone Replacement Therapy for Stroke!?!
In our last blog post on 7-15-21, we discussed the effects of high estrogen levels in males after injectable testosterone therapy. One of the commonly accepted beliefs is elevated estrogen causes an increased risk of stroke in males.* However, if you research the validity of this statement, you will find quite the opposite. In fact,…Read More
High Estrogen in Men After Injectable Testosterone Therapy. Is it Harmful?
Many men are using testosterone to treat symptoms of Low Testosterone and decreased testosterone levels as they age. There is a group of physicians that are also using testosterone therapy to help heal the brain secondary to traumatic brain injury, Alzheimers, and Dementia when testosterone levels are not optimal. An optimal testosterone level is defined…Read More
Treating Hypogonadal Men With Prostate Cancer with Testosterone
Morgantaler, in 1996, was first to show hypogonadal men (men with low testosterone levels), with normal exams, and normal prostate cancer screening, had a higher risk of prostate cancer than those with higher testosterone levels. This discovery opened the pathway for a paradigm change in testosterone replacement therapy, TTh, for hypogonadal men. Until Morgantaler’s study,…Read More
Why Giving Testosterone Does Not Cause Prostate Cancer to Grow, but Lowering T levels causes Prostate Cancer to get better!
From 1996 until now, Morgantaler and others have proven everything doctors thought was true and is currently being taught about the relationship of Testosterone (T) and Prostate Cancer (PCa) is WRONG!. So what is TRUE? How is it possible when advanced PCa is effectively treated by lowering T levels, raising T levels DO NOT increase…Read More
The Risk of Prostate Cancer in Men Being Given Testosterone Therapy
Abraham Morgantaler, MD, is another warrior hero of health. He is a Harvard undergraduate, received his MD from Harvard, specialized in Urology at Harvard, and is now an attending and professor at Harvard in Urology. In other words, he lives at Harvard! His passion early on in residency was Testosterone! Morgantaler has since done the…Read More
Low Testosterone as a Prognostic Factor of Severe Covid-19 Disease
Hormones Are Healing I will tell you this over and over again until it is engrained in your brain to the point you feel comfortable explaining it to others! In order for us to be at our optimal health, maintaining optimal hormone levels are key. Optimal hormones are just as important as maintaining optimal nutritional levels…Read More
Vitamin C Benefits and COVID-19 (Coronavirus). Studies, Cases Reports
Let us never forget the benefits of Vitamin C!! Especially as we increase our exposure to Covid 19. Vitamin C IV for bacterial infections made its mark in medicine in the 1940’s and then was put on the back burner to vaccines when the polio vaccine was developed. Interestingly polio patients given IV Vitamin C…Read More
History of Growth Hormone Medication
The discovery of Growth Hormone Medication (GH) and its use is fascinating. “The tale is crammed with amazing insights as well as striking errors, serendipity, and unsuccessful labors, triumphs, and defeats.”* The search for GH to be used in GH deficient children began in the 1940’s when researchers discovered GH to be species specific; meaning…Read More
Back to Basics! Two Hormones of More Importance Than Many People Know
Back to Basics! The next 2-3 weeks I will be writing about DHEA and Pregnenolone, two hormones of more importance than many people know. First, there is a cascade of how hormones are made. It starts with cholesterol! Not only is cholesterol not a bad guy, it is one of the most vitally important substances in…Read More
Being a Leader and The Effective Exercise of Leadership
Good Day! Today I am on my way home from Cancun, Mexico, where I have spent 8 days, six of them literally 12-14 hours a day, in a course called Being a Leader and The Effective Exercise of Leadership: An Ontological/Phenomenological Model given byWerner Erhard, ‘one of the most incisive and insightful thinkers of our…Read More