Obesity: A Growing Challenge

Obesity is a chronic re-occurring multi-factorial disease in which increase in body fat leads to fat cell dysfunction that cause adverse metabolic, physical and psychosocial health problems. The prevalence of obesity is growing substantially world wide. Here in the US, 97 million U.S. adults are overweight or obese, with higher prevalence in racial/ethnic minorities. Overweight…

The O-Shot : Activating The Female Orgasm System

The O-Shot otherwise called the orgasm shot is a non-surgical procedure designed to help women achieve orgasm. The procedure was invented by Dr Charles Runels under whom I trained. The procedure involves applying a numbing cream to the vagina and the arm and then removing blood  from the arm. The blood drawn is centrifuged, and…

The benefits of Tumescent Liposuction

Liposuction is the most commonly performed cosmetic procedure in the United States. The best candidate for liposuction is a person close to his/her ideal body weight who can’t get rid of excess fat despite dieting and exercising. For decades liposuction was performed under general anesthesia in a hospital or surgical center and the patients risked…

Heal Your Body With PRP- A State Of The Art Non-Surgical Anti-Aging Therapy

Heal Your Body With PRP- A State Of The Art Non-Surgical Anti- Aging Therapy Repair your joints, treat your hair loss, re-invogarate your sex life and rejuvenate your skin, with PRP Therapy By Anteneh Roba, MD Zinnia Aesthetic & Anti-Anging Clinic _________________________________________ Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) therapy is showing exciting potential for treating a myriad…

Correlation Between Metabolic Syndrome and Unhealthy Diets (Part 1)

“If we could give every individual the right amount of nourishment and exercise, not too little and not too much, we would have found the safest way to health.” “Let food be thy medicine and medicine be thy food.” –Hippocrates Early one morning a few years ago, when I was the attending physician on call…

Correlation Between Metabolic Syndrome and Unhealthy Diets (Part 2)

Metabolic syndrome is associated with the increased risk of developing more serious chronic illnesses, such as cardiovascular disease and type 2 diabetes. In addition to elevated blood pressure and triglycerides, several other risk factors for heart disease may also be present in a person suffering from metabolic syndrome, including elevated levels of “bad” LDL cholesterol…

PRP Therapy: It’s Not Just for Joint Pain Anymore

Anti-Aging Treatment Gets a Facelift with PRP Options Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) therapy is well-proven for treating a myriad of joint injuries. Patients with rotator cuff tears, ligament injuries, sprains, tendonitis, chronic plantar fasciitis, and osteoarthritis of the knee, shoulder, hip and spine have been good candidates for PRP treatment. It stands to reason that…