Hey Doc Series/Progesterone for Children?

Hey Doc... I have most of the info I need to help our family in your book "Adrenaline Dominance", but it did not give any information about using the cream for small children. I wasn't sure if I was supposed to start with 50mg a day for them or if they get smaller doses. I [...]

By | 2016-10-07T17:06:12+00:00 October 7th, 2016|Hey Doc|0 Comments

Do I Really Need Estrogen?

Do I Really Need Estrogen? Hey Doc… I’m confused.  I have read numerous books on the menopause and yours seems to be the only one that does not encourage estrogen use.  In fact, your book seems to be located outside the box with regard to many traditional approaches to medicine.  However, they all seem to [...]

By | 2016-09-22T00:38:49+00:00 September 22nd, 2016|Hey Doc|0 Comments

Breast Cancer, Anxiety, and Progesterone

Hi, I am 66 years now, diagnosed with breast cancer 3 years ago, I have NOT wanted surgery. There are two lumps, one estrogen sensitive, the other not. They have slowly grown double the sises, from 10 mm diameter to 20 mm diameter. My oncologist very strongly is opposing progesterone, saying it will put them [...]

By | 2016-09-07T18:16:12+00:00 September 7th, 2016|Hey Doc|0 Comments

Premature Hair Loss or Thinning

Dear Dr Platt My 19 year old son is loosing his hair prematurely. His hairline is receding and his hair overall is thinning. Is there anything he can do to prevent this? Thank you for your kind assistance and advice. Cheers. —Donna W.  Conneticut   Unfortunately, hair loss in males is mostly a genetic result. [...]

By | 2016-08-27T21:02:40+00:00 August 27th, 2016|Hey Doc|0 Comments

Supplements vs. Medications

Hey Doc… Help! I am a 55 year old woman without a prescription plan and am spending $850/mo on medications.  They include antidepressants, pain medications, etc.  I cannot afford this.  Are there supplements that can help me get off them? -B.C. in Palm Springs- Dear B.C., I recently saw a patient who was on 14 [...]

By | 2012-03-27T22:56:42+00:00 March 27th, 2012|Hey Doc|0 Comments

Is It Necessary to Lower Cholesterol?

Hey Doc… Ever since I started taking Lipitor for my cholesterol, I am waking up with aches and pains.  Could there be a connection? -R.V. in Cathedral City- Dear R.V., There is no question that statin drugs, such as Lipitor, Zocor (simvastin), Crestor, Vytorin, et al, are effective at lowering cholesterol.  However, anytime you use [...]

By | 2012-03-26T23:02:58+00:00 March 26th, 2012|Hey Doc|0 Comments