Flu Season Ahead

Dr. John Young, MD (727) 545-4600 Largo, FL [clear] Flu Season Ahead As the flu season fast approaches, many of my patients are seeking my advice as to whether or not to get the flu shot. Firstly, I stress it’s their decision, but as for myself, I won’t be getting...

Success with Stem Cell Therapy

Dr. John Young, MD (727) 545-4600 Largo, FL [clear] Success with Stem Cell Therapy I thought I would give you an update on my use of human umbilical cord stem cells in my practice. Umbilical cord stem cells have no DNA; they are just made of the 3 cell lines that form...

Depression and Lithium Supplementation

Dr. John Young, MD (727) 545-4600 Largo, FL [clear] Depression and Lithium Supplementation Have you noticed there are a lot of people suffering with anxiety and depression? I am surprised at how many of my friends tell me how they have never mentioned it to their...

Stem Cell Treatment – Part 2

Dr. John Young, MD (727) 545-4600 Largo, FL [clear] Is Stem Cell Therapy for You? Part 2 In my last article I mentioned how my nurse practitioner used umbilical cord stem cell therapy for her 6 herniated discs in her back. I also used it myself 3 meniscal tears in my...

Is Stem Cell Therapy for You?

Dr. John Young, MD (727) 545-4600 Largo, FL [clear] Is Stem Cell Therapy for You? I play a lot of tennis so I was really down when my left knee went out on me. I tried a number of treatments including laser therapy and PRP (Platelet Rich Plasma) injection therapy....

Genetic Testing May Be Beneficial to You

Dr. John Young, MD (727) 545-4600 Largo, FL [clear] Genetic Testing May Be Beneficial to You My practice is always interesting. It seems I never get the plain old sore throat problem. Most of my cases are of the complicated type. But I have found out over the years...

Ozone in Medicine

Dr. John Young, MD (727) 545-4600 Largo, FL [clear] The Germans have been using ozone in medicine for over 100 years, but it was only recently that I was introduced to the multiple uses of this amazing substance. Skeptical at first, I was unsure of its application,...

The good old days

Dr. John Young, MD (727) 545-4600 Largo, FL [clear] It drives me crazy that we in medicine are always looking for the latest greatest treatment and we seem to forget that often the latest and greatest treatment is also often very expensive. They recently talked about...

Crohns and Choices

Dr. John Young, MD (727) 545-4600 Largo, FL [clear] Did you know that when I started practicing medicine about 20 years ago, Crohns disease was considered a rare disease? Today it’s a rather common diagnosis. In fact, over a half million Americans have Crohns disease,...

Are You Cancer Free?

Dr. John Young, MD (727) 545-4600 Largo, FL [clear] It is so discouraging to me as a doctor to see a patient who has been treated for breast cancer or any type of cancer and told they are cured, that all the blood work is negative. They are told that all the screens...