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What are some of the non-drug treatments for Aging Gracefully?

What are some of the non-drug treatments for Aging Gracefully?

I would anti-: Antioxidants which show some benefit (grape seed or green tea extract! Read the latest on metformin. It decreases cancer in diabetics and the life span of many features. On March 15, 2017 a huge trial is being conducted by the NIH to see if it extended life or prevents cancer. This does require an Rx. Omega-3 oils decrease triglycerides and give anti-coagulant properties! ...Read more

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What is ageing in place?

What is ageing in place?

Typically when: people talk about ageing in place they are talking about an elderly person who may not be able to care for themselves at home such that they would be a candidate for moving into a nursing home. For those who are interested and able to, ageing in place involves continuing to live at home with the help and support of caregivers who assist with activities of daily living, medical needs, etc. ...Read more

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Aging gracefully (Tip)

A key to aging gracefully is learning great stress management tools. ...See more

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Aging Gracefully (Checklist)

Stay socially connected
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Maintain a healthy diet and exercise
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Get a yearly physical
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Take good care of your physical appearance
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Heavy menstsruation at age 52?

Heavy menstsruation at age 52?

See below: Difficult to answer with very limited information? Has it been more than a year since your last period? If yes, you need to see your gyn for an evaluation to rule out the possibility of a precancerous or cancerous uterine lesion. If you're perimenopausal, i typically tell my patients that irregular becomes the regular thing and it can become quite heavy at times. ...Read more

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My age is 18 my pinis is small?

My age is 18  my pinis is small?

Still normal-sized?: Micropenis is something an occasional boy is born with. The doctor doing the newborn exam can tell the parents if a penis is tiny. If the penis is normal sized at birth, his growth hormone and testosterone keep his penis growing normally until adulthood. Be sure the doctor checks the penis & testicles at check-ups. A smaller-than-average penis is normal, and not a micropenis, which is really tiny. ...Read more

Dr. Matt Wachsman Dr. Wachsman
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Aging gracefully (Tip)

Unbalanced weight ages joints most. Age gracefully by improving grace (yoga, Tai Chi, dance). ...See more

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How can i became taller my age 19?

How can i became taller my age 19?

Not likely to grow: When your bones fuse about 4 years after puberty, usually sometime between 17 and 19 years of age, growth is no longer possible. Please try to make peace with your height and have a good life. ...Read more

Dr. Thomas Namey Dr. Namey
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Aging gracefully (Tip)

Knowing how to age and not being afraid of aging is very healthy! ...See more