The Top 5 Regenerative Treatments at RegenCen

Dr. Gustav Lo on the top 5 treatments at his regenerative medical practice:   1. Bioidentical hormone replacement therapy Hands down, bioidentical hormones are the foundation of regenerative medicine. Our hormone levels drop with age. By 55, testosterone is about half what is was in men in their 20’s; it’s even worse in women –…

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Medical Weight Loss at RegenCen

I’m Dr. Gustav Lo, Medical Director of RegenCen, and I’m going to explain our medical weight loss program.   Weight loss achievability Weight loss isn’t usually that complicated; it’s just a matter of how many food calories you’re taking in vs. how many you’re burning on a daily basis. But just because it’s simple concept…

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Testosterone Replacement Therapy for Women

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When women are considering bioidentical hormone repellent therapy (BHRT), they naturally think of estrogen – I mean, it’s THE female hormone, right? Well, not exactly… Why do women take testosterone replacement? In women after menopause, both estrogen and testosterone levels are much lower than “young normal” hormone levels, and both are important to maintaining health…

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The Advancements in Vaginal Rejuvenation

Uptick in Vaginal Rejuvenation

Courtney Lo, PA and RegenCen Founder, on vaginal rejuvenation: What is vaginal rejuvenation and why now? In about 2017 regenerative vaginal rejuvenation treatments made their splash. Until then, there weren’t restorative treatments for the vagina – they even took us by surprise! But what surprised us more were the number of our peri- and postmenopausal…

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When should somen start hormone replacement?

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Hormones like estrogen, progesterone and testosterone (yes in women!) deplete with age so all women eventually need hormone replacement. That’s the easy answer. When a woman should start hormone replacement is more complicated and most easily answered by dividing it into two questions. First, when can women replace testosterone, progesterone, and other supplements for hormonal…

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Do all men need testosterone replacement?

Dr. Lo NAD IV Benefits

Do I need testosterone replacement? If you want to be back in the game, yes. (You’ll see what I mean at the end.) Male testosterone levels peak in the 20’s. Then testosterone levels decrease slowly, bit by bit every year. By the time men reach their 50’s, testosterone blood levels have decreased by about 1/3.…

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What’s the secret to looking and feeling younger? NAD.

Dr. Lo NAD IV Benefits

With normal aging, certain physical changes are simply inevitable. For decades forgetfulness, cloudy thinking or ‘brain fog’, weakness, overwhelming tiredness and loss of motivation have been accepted as part of that inevitability. Research has found that there’s one vital element in the body that is responsible for many of these changes – nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide…

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Brain Benefits of NAD+ IV Therapy

Dr. Lo NAD IV Benefits

As we age, our natural supply of NAD, or nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide, decreases. In fact, we lose approximately 40% of our NAD levels by the age of 40. This coenzyme or “helper” molecule is involved in hundreds of metabolic processes like cellular energy and function. It helps convert proteins, fats, carbohydrates, and micronutrients (such as…

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Estrogen 101

Estrogen 101

About Estrogen By: Courtney Lo, PA, Founder Estrogen and Safety When we’re talking about hormone replacement, the biggest one we think of is estrogen. Everyone seems to know that term but honestly I think most women are confused when they hear it… Is it a good or a bad thing? Understandably because estrogen replacement got…

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What is Menopause?

When a woman has gone 12 months without a period – that’s the textbook definition of menopause. When I talk to women (lots of women!), it’s NEVER that simple… The hormonal changes of menopause sure don’t happen “12 months after the last period” – Perimenopausal women complain of sleepless nights, mood swings, irregular bleeding, night…

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