Posts tagged with “dr richard gaines”

Women: Painful Intercourse and What to Do About It

Tuesday, 27 January, 2015 | Comments (0)

As a medical professional who offers sexual wellness treatments for women, I often see patients who are experiencing painful intercourse. While painful intercourse is often due to the changes to the vaginal tissue and decreased lubrication that occurs as women age, it can effect women of any age. However, no matter your age, or the […]

Celebrities Who Swear By Hormone Replacement Therapy

Friday, 23 January, 2015 | Comments (0)

I would be the first one to admit that Hollywood celebrities and sports stars are not always the best role models for living a healthy lifestyle. However, when it comes to hormone replacement therapy, or HRT, that is the exception to the rule. On the court or the silver screen, where careers can be made […]

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Platelet Rich Plasma and Female Sexual Dysfunction

Friday, 16 January, 2015 | Comments (0)

We hear a lot about Viagra and solutions for “erectile dysfunction” in men. What about women? Women too, experience sexual wellness issues as they grow older, and while they may not be as “physically” obvious as the difficulties experienced by their male counter parts, they can be no less devastating. Women who are approaching menopause, […]

Houston Rockets Dwight Howard Joins Other Pros with PRP Treatment

Friday, 28 November, 2014 | Comments (0)

If you follow my blog (and well you should!) you have heard me talk quite a bit about the various benefits of Platelet Rich Plasma, or PRP therapy. Now, another well-known sports figure is in the news using PRP to “get back in the game.” Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard recently underwent platelet-rich plasma therapy to […]

Declining Testosterone May Not Be a Normal Part of Aging

Friday, 21 November, 2014 | Comments (5)

If you are a man, it is a known biological fact that as you get older, your testosterone levels will slowly and naturally decrease over time. Conventional wisdom has said that older men with declining testosterone, are merely experiencing the “normal” results of ageing. However, while it is true that testosterone production does tend to […]

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Why Do Most Men Refuse Erectile Dysfunction Treatments?

Monday, 17 November, 2014 | Comments (6)

With all the millions of dollars being spent on ad campaigns by the major pharmaceutical companies for their Erectile Dysfunction, or ED drugs, you would think that any man suffering from ED would run immediately to their doctors for treatment. Despite such prescription medications to treat ED being readily available, it seems that the majority of men with […]

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Nanotechnology and Anti-aging

Friday, 14 November, 2014 | Comments (0)

One of the great buzz words today among engineers and futurists is “nanotechnology.” Basically “nanotechnology” is a broad term that has to do with being able to manipulate matter at the “nano” or molecular level. It has far reaching applications, from robotics to information technologies, and even bio-mechanics and medicine. Nanotechnology and Medicine Nanotechnology is […]

A Fresh Look at Male Enhancement

Friday, 7 November, 2014 | Comments (6)

What do you think of when you hear the term male enhancement? Probably penis enlargement. True, for many men a bigger penis can improve your sex life, psychologically and physically. However, when it comes to the broad range of techniques available today to improve sexual wellness, there is much more to male enhancement than just […]

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Does Your Doctor Really Want You to Get Well?

Saturday, 1 November, 2014 | Comments (0)

There was a time when the goal of a physician was to heal, to get you well, and not just to treat your symptoms. That was in the days before a for-profit medical delivery system in this country, and the strangle hold that the pharmaceutical companies have put on mainstream medicine. I won’t go so […]

Keeping Your Immune System at Peak Performance

Tuesday, 21 October, 2014 | Comments (1)

Your body has a remarkable defense mechanism against germs and disease. Your immune system is a complicated network of cells, tissues, and organs that has evolved to keep you healthy and fight off the attack of infectious diseases. However, it can only operate at its peak performance, if you are operating at your peak performance. […]

Achieving Your Sexual Peak

Monday, 13 October, 2014 | Comments (0)

Richard Gaines, M.D., FAARM, ABAARM You probably have heard about “sexual peaks,” and that they occur at different times for men and for women, somewhere around “18” for men, and considerably later for women somewhere in the “40s.” While there is some biological truth to this common belief, it really has very little impact on […]

What is Platelet Rich Plasma Therapy?

Thursday, 11 September, 2014 | Comments (2)

If you have been following the news from the anti-aging community you may have heard of something called Platelet-rich plasma therapy, or PRP. Even mainstream media outlets such as Fox, ABC News and CNN have been reporting on the benefits of this remarkable, all-natural treatment, particularly for sexual wellness issues in women. A recent report […]