What’s Your Menopause Plan?

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How to Prepare for Menopause in 3 Easy Steps So You Won’t  Have to Suffer for Even One Day Contrary to popular belief, menopause is not a phase but rather a permanent shut down of ovarian function.  The average age a woman goes into menopause is 52, though it could occur as early as your mid-40s or as late as … Read More

Staying Healthy After 50: Why It’s Harder for Women and How to Level the Playing Field

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As a young medical student, I couldn’t wait for menopause. I couldn’t wait for the day when my monthly cycles would end and real freedom, on multiple levels, would finally begin. Then, during my training in integrative medicine, I learned what menopause really means, and my heart sank–for my mother, for my patients, and for myself. Most women know that … Read More

Cenegenics Doctor Los Angeles

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I’m a Cenegenics-trained doctor with a concierge medical practice in Los Angeles, CA. I recently found this video of Cenegenics doctor, Dr. Jeffry Life, on the Dr. Phil show. The segment is called “What Happened to my Hot & Sexy Husband? UPDATE” and chronicles how Dr. Life helps two obese, diabetic, and fatigued husbands change their ways and reverse their medical … Read More

Dr. Shira Miller Joins Suzanne Somers’ Forever Health Doctor Network

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Forever Health Doctor, Los Angeles, California – August 1, 2013. Dr. Shira Miller, a longtime supporter of Suzanne Somers, joins Suzanne Somers’ Forever Health Doctor Network – a group of selected physicians specializing in bioidentical hormones, menopause, and anti-aging medicine. The Forever Health Doctor Network will be featured in Suzanne Somers’ new book, I’m Too Young For This!: The Natural … Read More

How to Save Money on Health Insurance and Get Healthy at the Same Time

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Many parents are used to the idea of paying out-of-pocket for private schools to provide a better education for their children, even though they are already taxed to pay for public schools. Most people, however, are not yet used to the idea of paying out-of-pocket for better medicine. Just like all my patients, I regularly pay out-of-pocket for services which … Read More

The Single Most Important Blood Test For You & Your Family

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Question: What’s the single most important blood test you should do, even if you think you are very healthy? Answer: 25-OH Vitamin D (Your Vitamin D Level) Vitamin D deficiency is an epidemic and everyone is at risk–from infants to the elderly. As most people work indoors and put on sunscreen whenever they go outside there is little opportunity for the sun’s … Read More

Clomiphene Citrate (CC or Clomid) – A Testosterone Therapy Alternative for Men with Low Testosterone Levels

Shira Miller, M.D.Men512 Comments

A Testosterone Therapy Alternative for Men with Low Testosterone Levels Whether you are a 30, 50, 80 or even 110 year old man, having low testosterone levels (hypogonadism) is neither fun nor healthy. The symptoms of low testosterone in men range from lack of energy, depressed mood, loss of vitality, muscle atrophy (sarcopenia), muscles aches, low libido, erectile dysfunction, and ... Read More

Abstract: Clomiphene Citrate Safe for Long-Term Management of Hypogonadism

Shira Miller, M.D.Abstracts, Men

BJU Int. 2012 Mar 28. doi: 10.1111/j.1464-410X.2012.10968.x. [Epub ahead of print] Clomiphene citrate is safe and effective for long-term management of hypogonadism. Moskovic DJ, Katz DJ, Akhavan A, Park K, Mulhall JP. Source: Sexual & Reproductive Medicine Program, Urology Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA. Abstract Study Type – Therapy (population cohort) Level of Evidence 2a What’s known on the subject? and What does the study add? Clomiphene citrate(CC) … Read More

Menopause Doctor Changes Perspective of 10,000 Facebook Fans

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Shira Miller, M.D. educates her baby boomer Facebook fans about aging, menopause, and bioidentical hormones – and debunks the idea that women ‘go through’ menopause. Los Angeles, CA – February 28, 2012 Anti-aging doctor, Shira Miller, M.D., now reaches over 10,000 fans on Facebook, confirming that baby boomers are looking for an alternative solution when their doctor says, “There’s nothing we … Read More

Dr. Shira Miller Knocks on Golden Door

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January was a rewarding month! Many new and motivated patients joined my concierge menopause and anti-aging practice, my patients doing the new HCG fat loss program lost an average of 15 pounds (!) in 26 days, my husband and I attended childbirth classes, and I won an awesome award at Toastmasters. However, one of the most exciting events of the month was presenting … Read More