Category: Dr. Hinshaw

Methylation for Beginners: Why Nutrient Levels Need to Be Tested

Posted on November 3, 2016 by Erin Manning Charles T Hinshaw Jr, MD, Director, BioCenter Laboratory Methylation describes the addition of a methyl group to a substrate with the ...

The 10 Most Toxic Minerals

Posted on July 5, 2016 by Erin Fagan By Dr. Charles Hinshaw Many minerals are an essential part of a healthy diet.  Some minerals are toxic, even in micro-amounts.  They ...

Cancer Has a Sweet Tooth

Posted on September 18, 2014 by Dr. Charles Hinshaw In 1931, the Nobel Prize in Medicine was awarded to a German scientist, Otto Warburg, Ph.D. He discovered that cancer cells have a ...

Bio-Center Laboratory

Posted on July 18, 2014 by Dr. Charles Hinshaw In our lead article on hormone loss, Dr. Mike Bauerschmidt recommends determination of hormone levels as an essential part of aging ...

Bio-Center Laboratory

Posted on June 20, 2014 by Dr. Charles Hinshaw Obesity is associated with a lengthy array of abnormalities (e.g. sugar levels) many of which can be measured through laboratory ...

A note from the lab

Posted on May 13, 2014 by Carreen Gibbons With this month's Health Hunter focused on obesity, here are the tests available for the evaluation of obesity:

Lunch & Lecture: Check Your Health Lab Test Results – Review

Posted on October 24, 2013 by Carreen Gibbons This Lunch & Lecture will explore laboratory results from the September Check Your Health event. Presented by Charles Hinshaw, MD; ...

July Lab Special: Save 30% on our Estradiol Test

Posted on July 3, 2013 by Amanda Hawkinson Estradiol, the most potent of the three female estrogens can be measured in both blood and urine. Sexual development and function, ...

17 Correctable Causes of Chronic Illness

Posted on March 18, 2013 by Amanda Hawkinson Twice a year the Riordan Clinic sponsors a community lecture and an opportunity for non-patients to test their key nutrient levels at a ...

Lunch & Lecture Series 2013: Managing Arthritis Pain

Posted on February 7, 2013 by Amanda Hawkinson Do you wake up in the morning with stiff, achy joints? Does arthritis run in your family? Come and hear all four of our Riordan Clinic ...

Lunch and Lecture Series 2012: Check Your Health Results

Posted on October 24, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson "Check Your Health" laboratory tests results provide a guide to supplementation and dietary nutrition to optimize your health. Come to ...

The Truth about Fluoride

Posted on October 23, 2012 by Dr. Charles Hinshaw Fluoridation of community water supplies is a hot topic, not just currently in Wichita, but for decades, nationwide. When this debate ...

Lunch and Lecture Series 2012: Light’s Out: Understanding Circadian Rhythms

Posted on October 4, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson Circadian rhythms are important in determining the sleeping and feeding patterns of all animals, including human beings. Circadian ...

Aging Gracefully: Want to Postpone Your Expiration Date?

Posted on September 12, 2012 by Dr. Charles Hinshaw It has been said that,”Aging is like pornography—we know it when we see it.” True enough, but the question remains, how can we measure ...

Lunch & Lecture Series 2012: Aging Gracefully- Want to Postpone Your Expiration Date?

Posted on September 5, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson What happens to our bodies during the aging process? How can we actively delay the process our body goes through as we age? Dr. ...

Lunch & Lecture Series 2012: The Truth About Fluoride

Posted on August 20, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson Does fluoride reduce tooth decay? Is it a harmful addition to our water supply? What are the risks to your family when drinking ...

Flu Shots? Just the Facts, You Decide

Posted on November 8, 2011 by cbdAdmin Should you get a flu shot? This topic is constantly debated. What are the side effects? Does it really work? Although this seasonal ...