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Aging and Weight Control

It’s no mystery that as we age maintaining a healthy body weight is more difficult.  Medical science has provided more specific tools to help in the battle of the bulge.  Here, we take a look at a few of the newer approaches to managing body weight as we grow older. Hormone Therapies The human body is a fascinating collection of complex and interdependent systems.  As we age some of these systems and their functions begin to decline.  The endocrine system of the body produces and releases hormones.  These powerful chemicals regulate many of the body’s functions.  Human growth hormone (HGH)…