What is Anti-aging Medicine?

Anti-aging medicine is a specialty that focuses on maintaining optimal health. It is aimed at preventing chronic age-related diseases, such as heart disease, osteoporosis, and diabetes, whichare seen as a normal part of the aging process. It goes a lot further than traditional medicine, which only focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of disease.
Anti-aging medicine treats the whole man, by developing personalized plans that promote vitality and healthy living. It takes an integrative approach by combining nutrition, exercise, and medical intervention where needed, to alleviate some of the symptoms associated with the aging process.
Disease prevention is a big part of anti-aging medicine. It therefore examines areas such toxins, stress levels, nutrition, organ systems, and hormones, which can all indicate levels of degenerative aging. By analyzing these factors, it is possible to design useful intervention programs that will reduce the risk of chronic illness as you grow older.
At Fountain of Youth Medical Spa and Texas Medical & Wellness Clinic, we use these advanced techniques to enable you to live with vitality, and age well.