HyperFit Radio Show
Dr. Charles Guglin and Francesca Guglin join host Gary Byron on the HyperFit Radio Show. Each week they discuss a range of topics related to health, age management and precision medicine, as well as answer listener questions.
Dr. Guglin shares with Gary the most effective and long-lasting ways to restore hair for both men and women. Dr. Guglin discusses the real reasons why people lose hair, which natural supplements can help with hair regrowth, the effectiveness of Rogaine and Propecia, and the only way to permanently spur hair growth in old age. He also dispels misconceptions about hair transplants and describes the least invasive methods, as well as goes into a detailed explanation of the procedures.
Air Date: March 3, 2022
How to Find the Perfect Supplement
Dr. Guglin is joined by Neil Carcusa, a nutritional consultant for Metagenics. At his Dr. Guglin works closely with Neil to provide patients top tier supplements to improve their health, and elevate their daily and weekly vitamins. Neil helps show many of the ways vitamins and nutritional supplements benefit our daily lives. For more information we recommend our HyperFit Metagenics page to find the perfect supplement for you.
Air Date: February 26, 2022
The Optimus Machine
Dr. Gulgin shares more about HyperFit’s latest service — the swiss-army knife of aesthetic treatments aka the Optimus. Using one of the Optimus’ various treatment attachments, patients receive a less invasive, less down time and less expensive (think 1/3 of the cost) alternative to plastic surgery. He reviews all the things that can be achieved with the machine, including skin remodeling (Morpheu8 attachment), age spot removal (Lumecca attachment), hair removal (Diolaze attachment), treat rosacea and spider veins (Vasculaze), and skin tightening (Forma).
Air Date: January 22, 2022
Plaquex IV Therapy
Gary and Dr. Guglin talk about Plaquex, a very effective, safe treatment to clean up cholesterol in the blood stream, decrease harmful plaque blocking our arteries, and improve your blood vessel walls. Dr. Guglin explains how to know if your plaque levels are high, and the benefits people are seeing from Plaquex.
Air Date: January 15, 2022
The Many Benefits of Peptides
Dr. Guglin discusses new peptide therapies. He runs through the specific benefits several of these therapies can provide, including burning weight loss, better sleep, faster healing, cardiovascular disease, sexual health, or improved cognition and memory.
Air Date: November 27, 2021
The New Morpheus8 Microneedling Machine
Dr. Guglin shares news about the new Morpheus8 microneedling machine at the HyperFit practice. This machine adds a radio frequency component to the microneedling aesthetic process that provides a smoother, more thorough rejuvenation of the skin. Microneedling also has the benefit of spurring on hair regrowth. He then walks through a typical microneedling appointment and treatment.
Air Date: November 20, 2021
IV Therapy In-Depth
Having touched on the topic in previous episodes, today Dr. Guglin provides an in-depth discussion of IV Therapy — treatment that delivers vital nutrients directly into the bloodstream. Specifically, he talks about how this supplemental delivery system can be a more efficient method of providing our bodies with nutrients than vitamin pills and the foods we most commonly eat.
Air Date: October 30, 2021
Dr. Guglin provides a more in-depth dysfunction of erectile dysfunction (ED) and the combination of factors that cause it. He shares the early warning signs and best ways to treat it, from people who’ve had a onetime issue with an erection to others who haven’t experience one in years. Crucially, he describes how the HyperFit practice creates an welcoming atmosphere for an earnest discussion with people that is not awkward, and helps get to the root of the issue.
Air Date: October 23, 2021
Body Analysis and Finding Our Fittest Self
On this episode we show the critical benefits provided by undergoing a technical body analysis that goes far beyond a stress test to diagnose our body’s health. Such analysis techniques include Dexa Scans and VO2 Max Studies. Dr. Guglin also discusses what constitutes a “fit person,” the most effective ways to workout, and how measuring our anaerobic threshold is key to maintaining our optimal health.
Air Date: October 16, 2021
Regenerative Therapy Explained In-Depth
Dr. Guglin provides a very in-depth analysis of regenerative therapy, including the role platelets and stem cells play in using components from a person’s own body to achieve healing. He shares specific examples, including how it improves healing for diabetics or postponing the need for knee surgery.
Air Date: October 9, 2021
Improving Women’s Sexual Health
As a companion to last week’s episode, Dr. Guglin and Francesca discuss female sexual health. They review the many reasons and causes for diminished sexual health for females, and the many benefits of improving it. They also share some of the ways they help women — and couples — find healthier lives through healthier sex at their practice. Francesca recommends Ester Perel for guidance on achieving long lasting intimacy with your partner.
Air Date: October 2, 2021
Improving Men’s Sexual Health
On this episode Dr. Guglin discusses men’s sexual health — the state of well being that lets a man engage in and enjoy sexual activity. He touches on common issues seen at the Hyperfit clinic like erectile dysfunction, lower libido, premature ejaculation and others. He shares common treatments for both the mental and physical causes, that go beyond merely taking a pill.
Air Date: September 25, 2021
Feeling Better About Growing Old
In this week’s very important episode, Dr. Guglin discusses how no one should have to suffer during menopause (for women) and andropause (for men) needlessly. He shows how we can find non-pharmaceutical, science-backed natural ways to feel better as we grow old.
Air Date: September 4, 2021
Obtaining a Healthier Soul
Certified Reiki and Soul Realignment Practitioner Kariann Price joins us for this week’s episode to discusses how getting in touch with our souls benefits age management. Kariann shares how by understanding our “soul mountain” we can create healthier, happier experiences in our lives. This includes looking into our akashic records as a natural way of overcoming trauma, fears, and suffering. Learn more about what Kariann does at Root Your Soul.
Air Date: August 28, 2021
Getting a Better Picture of Our Health
Dr. Guglin and Gary are joined by Dr. Martin Waugh, a specialist in osteopathy, psychiatry, and clinical neuroscience. Dr. Waugh shares how functional scans (like PET) can identify health issues and empower people to overcome them, in ways that other scans like MRIs and CT scans cannot. He specifically touches on substance abuse, and using imaging tools to aid in overcoming the damaging effects of alcohol and drugs. He also discusses how these tools can enhance the positive affects of NAD Therapy.
Air Date: August 21, 2021
Choosing the Right Supplements
Dr. Guglin and Gary are joined by nutritional consultant Neil Carcusa from Metagenics to discuss supplements (i.e. vitamins). Neil shares professional insight into what to look for in a supplement, how to buy the best supplements for your health, why not all vitamin brands are created equal, and what the hands down best supplement is for the body.
Air Date: August 14, 2021
About Age Management Practice Part 2
Continuing from the previous episode, Dr. Guglin provides an overview of the value of age management treatments. Hormone replacement therapy and all the symptoms and conditions it treats in both men and women. He then walks through a typical visit to their practice, and how they help patients with their specific age management needs.
Air Date: August 7, 2021
About Age Management Practice Part 1
In this recap episode, Dr. Guglin discusses what the HyperFit MD age management practice does, and the services it provides in helping people acquire or maintain health in old age. This includes discussing the lab tests they provide that regular physicians normally don’t, their focus on functional medicine to address underlying causes and not just rely on pharmaceuticals, and their promotion of preventative measures (as opposed to the reactive model used by much of the current healthcare system).
Air Date: July 31, 2021
When Do Men Experience Andropause
This episode starts with Dr. Guglin stating the top things people seek help for from his practice. (For men, it’s ED and not getting desired results from working out. For women, it is insomnia and issues with weight loss.) He the talks about andropause, and describes a typical scenario of someone experiencing a loss of testosterone, including symptoms and treatments.
Air Date: July 24, 2021
Moderation and Menopause
Gary and Dr. Guglin talk how to enjoy all your favorite foods without sacrificing your health. They then spend the rest of the time discussing how to reduce the effects of menopause via a well-balanced hormone replacement program, which notably provides cardiovascular protective benefits. This includes debunking some common misinformation out there regarding menopause.
Air Date: July 17, 2021
Reversing Insulin Resistance and Diabetes
Dr. Guglin discusses how to prevent, and potentially reverse, insulin resistance and certain instances of diabetes. This includes a look at diet, and what foods to avoid and prioritize when trying to improve insulin levels naturally.
Air Date: July 10, 2021
Part two of our discussion on the thyroid, hyperthyroidism and hypothyroidism. In this episode Dr. Guglin focuses on answering when someone should seek to treat issues with the thyroid and how to optimize its levels effectively.
Air Date: July 3, 2021
Beyond “Sick-Care” with IV Therapy
Advancing the discussion from Episode 13, Dr. Guglin delves deeper into IV Therapy. How it provides the body with essential vitamins far beyond what a pill ever can —- like raising Vitamin D to cancer and cardio protective levels —- and how it aids immediate sustained healthiness. Notably, the discussion turns to the importance of taking proactive preventative measures, like IV Therapy, to turn our current “sick-care system” into a stronger “health-care system.”
Air Date: June 12, 2021
Identifying and Treating Hyperthyroidism
Dr. Guglin talks about the importance of the thyroid gland, and the symptoms of hyperthyroidism. He then shares how age management and regenerative medicine can help your thyroid operate at optimal levels as we get older.
Air Date: June 5, 2021
The Power of NAD Therapy
Dr. Guglin begins by sharing the top two antidepressants everyone can benefit from. The rest of the show examines NAD Therapy and the role it plays in our daily lives. He shows how NAD Therapy can help counteract oxidated stress caused from the toxins in the air, drinking water and environment that we are exposed to on a daily basis, as well as in some instances helping eliminate a reliance on antidepressant medications.
Air Date: May 15, 2021
Why Use a Physical Trainer
Gary and Dr. Guglin are joined by Joe Romano, owner of MoJoe’s Gym. They discuss why and when someone might use a personal physical trainer, with Joe sharing insight into the value of it provides, especially for older people. He also shares the best foods to get the most out of your workouts, how to find motivation, and how his facilities overcomes the stigmas of gyms.
Air Date: May 8, 2021
The Mediterranean Diet
Dr. Guglin starts by addressing so-called miracle pills for weight loss, and instead shares the safest, and fastest way to lose weight. The rest of the episode focuses on the Mediterranean diet and lifestyle, delving in to the best foods to eat, the best ways to eat, and things we can do overall to emulate the lifestyle of Mediterranean communities —- the longest living people on Earth.
Air Date: May 1, 2021
Overcoming Insulin Resistance
This episode covers what is insulin resistance and why avoiding it is the key to a healthy lifestyle. Dr. Guglin shares ways to overcome insulin resistance, prevent and fix certain types of diabetes, and benefit from intermittent fasting. He also shares the ideal blood sugar level.
Air Date: April 24, 2021
Peptides and Human Growth Hormones
Dr. Guglin elaborates on his discussion from episode 10 on peptides. This includes going into more detail about the long term benefits of peptide therapy, and how peptides relate to the natural release of human growth hormones. He ends by sharing the best options for getting peptide therapy.
Air Date: April 17, 2021
Regernative Therapy, Stem Cells and Cortisone Shots
Gary and Dr. Guglin discuss regenerative therapy and how it helps the body heal. This includes reviewing the benefits it can provide to the immune system, ranging from helping orthopedic concerns, osteoarthritis, tendon injuries, and chronic inflammation. Dr. Guglin shares the truth about stem cells. And Gary asks the perfect question about cortisone shots, and we see why it fails where regenerative therapy succeeds.
Air Date: April 10, 2021
Benefits of IV Therapy
On this episode Dr. Charles Guglin starts by answering the question of what an age management center is, and how through his practice he helps people maintain a high quality of life into old age. He then spends the rest of the time going into the ongoing benefits of IV Therapy, ranging from treating hangovers to fibromyalgia, chronic pain, and beyond. This includes a review of the best ways to get our nutrients and vitamins.
Air Date: April 3, 2021
Botox and Fillers
Dr. Guglin shares an overview of neuromodulators (better known as Botox and Dysport), and how they help reduce wrinkles. This includes how starting Botox treatment early can prevent permanent wrinkles later in life. He also reviews the difference between Botox and dermal fillers — touching on how facial volumization can help prolong the need for a “face lift.”
Air Date: March 27, 2021
Dr. Guglin begins with a brief discussion of dermal fillers and Botox, including some of their additional benefits beyond aesthetics, like treating migraine headaches. The rest of the show then focuses on peptides, and how they can help treat ulcers, irritable bowel syndrome, Crohn’s Disease, sleep issues, memory loss, and dementia. He also discusses the causes of autoimmune diseases.
Air Date: March 20, 2021
What is Regenerative Therapy
Dr. Guglin provides an overview of exactly what regenerative therapy is, it’s role in age management, and how it can improve quality of life. This includes a review of the three phases of healing, stem cell injections, and how platelet-rich plasma therapy helps regenerate the body.
Air Date: March 13, 2021
Maintaining Erectile Health
The show starts off by sharing how age management picks up where the healthcare system fails by helping patients “age with a good, healthy quality of life.” With that in mind, Dr. Guglin then discusses ways to help men achieve a healthy sexual lifestyle, prevent erectile dysfunction, and maintain strong erectile health as they age.
Air Date: March 6, 2021
Hormone Replacement Therapy for Menopause
In the third installment of Dr. Guglin’s discussion of menopause, he concludes with a review of how to treat menopause through hormone replacement therapy. This includes talking about the role estradiol, progesterone, testosterone and DHEA can play in alleviating symptoms. He also goes into detail about the different methods of treatment —- like injections, topical creams, pills and pellets — and shares which are the safest and most effective.
Air Date: February 27, 2021
Following the previous episode, Dr. Guglin continues the discussion around menopause. This time he covers the role estrogen and progesterone play in causing and relieving symptoms. He then covers the value of hormone replacement and the importance of avoiding non-medically supervised “hormone mills,” which leads into some other very important menopause mythbusting.
Air Date: February 20, 2021
Finding Menopause Relief
Dr. Guglin starts with a quick update on COVID-19 and discusses wearing masks. He then focuses on menopause, ways to identify it, and how doctors can help patients handle it, including a discussion of pre-menopause and perimenopause. He also reviews the relation hormones play, like progesterone, in relieving symptoms.
Air Date: February 13, 2021
Body Composition Analysis Benefits
Dr. Guglin shares what happens when you take a COVD-19 vaccine and the process for getting the vaccine. He then discusses composition body analytics and why it’s so important in understanding your health, including the role dexa scans play. He ends by offering tips for overcoming health adverse stress in our daily lives.
Air Date: January 30, 2021
Testosterone and Age Management
Dr. Guglin starts by dispelling “the myth of surgeons” and addresses skepticism over undergoing surgery and anesthesia. He then shifts gears with an overview of testosterone and the role it plays in both men and and women, especially with regard to menopause and andropause. This includes the symptoms of low levels of testosterone and how to overcome them through optimization therapy.
Air Date: January 16, 2021
Controlling Weight Loss
Dr. Guglin discusses the importance of regular physical fitness and offers tips for staying healthy during the winter and while gyms are closed, including monitoring key factors like muscle mass, caloric restrictions, and resting metabolic rate. To help control weight loss he recommends reading “The Obesity Code”.
Air Date: January 9, 2021
The Importance of Precision Medicine
Dr. Guglin welcomes in the New Year, discussing the future of COVID-19, the importance of getting vaccinated and how precision medicine can help us maintain an overall healthy lifestyle moving forward. He also shares tips for keeping up with weight loss resolutions, including how to detoxify the liver through an elimination diet.
Air Date: January 2, 2021