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Newsletter

Aug 2014

 

     

 Greetings from Dr. Christian & the Staff of Inside Outside

 

It's "HOT" Outside but be Steve McQueen "COOL" at Inside Outside!   School is starting soon, Vacations ending, the Summer heat will be with us for awhile yet! Let's get ready for all the upcoming Fall and Holiday Events!  Living "The Inside Outside Way of Life!" is a great place to start!  Break GOod at Inside Outside! "Carpe Diem, Seize the Day!"

 

Picture It!  Believe It! Do It!

 

 

in this issue

  • Our Newest Inside Outside Star: Louceyette New, Showing the Way!
  • From Dr. Christian: My Goals: "Inform, Inspire and Influence"!
  • Inside Outside Staff attends "Fed Up" Documentary about how we are feeding the kids!!
  • Water! Basic Requirement for Life, let's understand how scarce it really is!
  • More on "Fat is Back!"  A Time Magazine Cover and Sweden rejects Low Fat Dogma!
  • Update on our Revolver Web Analytics! They Love us Around the World!
  • Inside Outside now offering Rejuvapen Facials and Collagen Induction Therapy.
  • Welcome to our Go Roadrunners!! Fall 2014 Kinesiology Interns, Gilbert Vazquez & Haley Titsworth!
  • Member Spotlight: Dr. David White & Andrea retire after 40yrs as Physician & Cardiologist!
  • Member Spotlight: Dr. Ritchie Spence retires after 50 years as Physician and Urologist!
  • Community Relations:  Silent Auctions, Raffles, Walks and Runs!  33 Events so far 2014!!
  • From Dr. Christian: My Goals: "Inform, Inspire and Influence"!

    165lbs of Rompin, Stompin, Airborne Romance in Jump Boots!    

    If you have been around me, you have heard me say "The word Doctor means "Teacher". My goal is to teach you how to best use your limited amounts of Time, Money and Energy on health care matters, I specialize in Nutrition, Exercise, Skin Care and Bone Health!"  I also understand Stress, Sleeping, Hormones, name it; I have given it some thought if it is something that can help our clients. My first priority is to "Inform" you.  I will help you define your problem and then "Inform" you of possible solutions which we can offer in services and products to solve your problem.  If I have no solution, I will help you find a provider who can help you. That's my job and my promise as a health professional.  I have defined "Good, Better and Best" solutions to your problems, so it just depends on where you want to start and what you can afford to invest in yourself. Sometimes it is just baby steps to get you started to where you want to go.  That's OK, let's just get the Titanic to start turning a little!  My next priority is to give you some "Inspiration", by personal experience or scientific validation of our strategies, or the testimonials of our many clients.  Hopefully, these two steps will "Influence" you to do "What It Takes" to initiate the changes you need to make.  At Inside Outside, we are caring and knowledgeable (as you know, I have a short and a long answer for most things) and we want to help.  It's "The Inside Outside Way of Life"! 

    "Some Do It Different, Nobody Does It Better" 

    A better, more satisfying life is only a decision away!  Make "The Decision" today! You are worth it.

    One of the characteristics of an unfulfilled life is we tend to think that

    "today is not an important critical day."

    Robin Williams inspired us!  "Carpe Diem, Seize the Day!"  Just say Grrrrrr and Do It!  Join Us Today!

    "Why don't we take better care of ourselves?" My First Newsletter July 2004

    Inside Outside Staff attends "Fed Up", documentary about how we are feeding our kids!

     

    Dr. Christian, Inside Outside Staff, our Interns and long time Inside Outside client Julie Kenfield attended a showing of "Fed Up", a documentary by Katie Couric about the way we are feeding our kids!  The information is an eye opener and reveals how the food industry and the government has worked together to influence the food our children are exposed to.  Showing the similarities between Sugar and Cocaine demonstrates the growing addiction our children have to Sugar and processed foods. The thing that impacts me most is how these eating habits are going to affect us and our children as they age.  There will be a marked increase at an early age of chronic illnesses which will affect our work force and even our military as more and more are unqualified for military service.  We need to "Save the Species" as Dr. Sears taught me in the mid 90's and it makes sense to start with our kids!  As of now, the government has done little, and as long as the big food conglomerates remain as powerful and rich as they are little will change, so it's up to each of us as parents to see this movie and be much more proactive with our food choices for our children.

    "Fed Up with Childhood Obesity" CBS News Documentary

    "Fed Up"  Official Move Site Out on DVD 9 Sep 14, We will have copies to Loan!

    Jack Lalanne "SugarHolic" Video

    "60 Minutes Is Sugar Toxic?"

    America's Deadly Sugar Consumption Infographic!

    New Documentary "Carb-Loaded, A Culture Dying to Eat"!

     Water, Let's try to understand how scarce it is!  Resources to help us Conserve!

     

    I was struck recently by a graph showing the Distribution of Global Water (see right) in an article "A World Without Water", see link below, published in the Financial Times.  It is timely reading and we should heed the information and the warnings.  Far less than 1% of the water on our planet is available for human use.  If you have heard me talk about skin care, I always say "One of the worst things that can happen to living tissue is dehydration!" If we want to live we need to get up to date on the world and our local water issues.

    U. S. Drought Monitor Official Website

    Edward Aquifer Website

     SAWS San Antonio Water System

    Water Data for Texas   Medina Lake   Canyon Lake

    Infographic Video and Animated gif of 190 Drought Maps of California

    In Drought Prone Texas, a threat to the Energy Supply, Dallas News

    "A World Without Water" Financial Times Article

      "A World Without Water" YouTube Video

    Check out Lake Mead!  "The Race to stop Las Vegas from running dry!" 

    Infographic, The Benefits of Drinking Water

    More on "Fat is Back", a Time Magazine Cover and Sweden rejects Low Fat Dogma!

     

    Since our last Newsletter there have been several new books and even a Time Magazine Cover and Article about the awareness that all we have been told about the evils of saturated fat are exaggerated.  Nina Teicholz in "The Big Fat Surprise" has retold much of the story outlined in Gary Taube's book published in 2007 "Good Calories Bad Calories".  After Taube's book there were a number of Meta Analysis articles done by researchers who were unable to find a relationship between chronic diseases such as Coronary Artery Disease and the intake of saturated fat.  It appears clear to everyone now that sugar, refined carbohydrates and excessive polyunsaturated fat have contributed more to our obesity problem and chronic diseases.  Most of our clients are being encouraged to add back healthy fats to their diets when they are finished with the reduced calorie portion of their program, instead of adding back unhealthy carbohydrates and processed foods. 

    Sweden Becomes First Nation to Reject Low Fat Dogma

    Saturated Fats and Heart Disease Link "unproven"

    From Authority Nutrition "7 Things that Vegans and Paleo Dieters Agree On"

    Update on our Web Analytic Reports, The Revolver Map!!  They love us around the world!

     

    Everyone is aware that Businesses & Organizations use Web Analytic Tracking Services to monitor their web site traffic for marketing purposes.  Inside Outside uses Google Analytics, Clicky and recently started using Revolver Maps for tracking services. The Top Ten Countries are United States, Canada, United Kingdom, India, Australia, Germany, Brazil, Mexico, Philippines & Italy!  We recently added #121 the country of Ethiopia in Africa!  The map shows hits over the past 26 months, monitored by Revolver Maps, 121 Countries & over 23,400 Visits. Popular pages for international visitors are the DXA Body Composition, DXA Bone Density & our Dark Side of the Sun page.   

    To Checkout our current Revolver Map, click on the 2D Version and Hover over the Red Dots to see Location, to see all recent Locations Click on Location Button!  Requires Java!

     

    Inside Outside now offering Rejuvapen Facials and Collagen Induction Therapy!

     

    Inside Outside is now offering Rejuvapen Facials and Collagen Induction Therapy. Using a powerful pen which propels 9 needles into the skin at precise depths will improve markedly absorption of products and stimulate collagen production. The Facial procedure is similar to a Dermaroller Home Treatment, but is a little more aggressive and allows treatment around the eyes. The deeper treatment is more aggressive and markedly stimulates collagen production and reduces significantly the appearance of fine lines and markedly  improves the health & appearance of the skin. A great strategy would be to have 2 Rejuvapen Facials, a home program of Vitamin C, Retinols and Growth Factors, followed by a Rejuvapen Medical Rx for Collagen Induction Therapy. These would be performed at 2 week intervals.

    Rejuvapen San Antonio at Inside Outside!  See Special Introductory Offer!

    More at Rejuvapen Website!

    We Welcome Gilbert Vazquez and Haley Titsworth as our Fall 2014 UTSA Kinesiology Interns!  

     

    Inside Outside welcomes Gilbert Vazquez and Haley Titsworth as our UTSA Interns for Fall 2014.  Gilbert and Haley are Kinesiology Majors with Specializations in Exercise Science and will Graduate in Dec 2014.   We are excited to have Gilbert and Haley with us for the Fall and to share with them  "The Inside Outside Way of Life!"

     

    UTSA Health and Kinesiology Department Website

    Our Current and Past UTSA Kinesiology Interns 

    Member Spotlight:  Dr. David White & Andrea Retire!  40 Years as a Physician & Cardiologist!

     

    We celebrate the contributions of Dr. David White and his wife Andrea as they retire after over 40 years as a Physician and Cardiologist in San Antonio. Dr. White and Andrea met at the University of Connecticut. Dr. White attended Medical School at UTHSC San Antonio and did his Internal Medicine and Cardiology Fellowship there also, coming into private practice in 1979. Andrea, a Certified Medical Technologist worked for many years as his Office Manager! At the time of his retirement he was a member of the South Texas Cardiovascular Consultants. David and Andrea have 2 children and 4 grandchildren and their beloved dog Gracie! David is an avid photography enthusiast and enjoys fine wine and computers. We are proud to have them as part of the Inside Outside Family and look forward to helping them stay young, strong and healthy during their retirement! They will be greatly missed by the San Antonio Medical Community and the many thousands of their beloved patients.

    Dr. David White at South Texas Cardiovascular Associates!!   

    Member Spotlight: Dr. Ritchie  Spence Retires:  50 Years as a Physician and Urologist!

     

    We salute Dr. Ritchie Spence on his retirement after 50 years as a Physician and Urologist! Dr. Spence attended Texas Western College and his medical school was UTMB Galveston. He then began a 20 year Distinguished Career in the U. S. Army doing his Internship and Urology Residency at Tripler Army Hospital in Hawaii. After his retirement from the Army, Dr. Spence entered  into private practice for another 30 years as a Urologist.  He served as the Chief of Staff of Methodist Hospital in 1997 and was on the Executive Board for 4 years. He was President of the South Texas Organ Board and active in Kidney Transplantation for many years.  He has 2 children and 2 grandchildren and enjoys traveling to see them. Dr. Spence has been a proactive advocate of fitness since he stopped smoking in 1975 and started running. He ran the 2013 San Antonio Rock and Roll Marathon, finishing 4th out of 40 participants running in his age group (71-75).  Besides running he enjoys golf and skiing.  He credits Hi-Lo Strength Training with helping him continue his recreational activities with more enjoyment and safety.  We are proud to have Dr. Spence as a member of the Inside Outside Family! Dr. Spence will be greatly missed by the San Antonio Medical Community and the many thousands of his beloved patients.

    Community Relations: Silent Auctions, Raffles, Walks and Runs, 33 Events so far in 2014!

    Since it's inception, an important mission at Inside Outside has been to makeAsk Us!  Inside Outside has helped many San Antonio non-profit organizations!

    a difference in our community.  The best way we have found to do this is to

    make contributions to Non-Profit organizations through silent auctions at their

    annual fund raising events, seminars, health fairs or direct donations.  We would

    consider it an honor for any request for items to be donated or for Dr. Christian to speak to Non-Profit and other organizations/businesses in San Antonio and surrounding cities. Check out our Community Service Page chronicling Inside Outside's Community Service efforts since 2004!

    Inside Outside Community Service, 33 Events this Year so Far!

    Silent Auctions and Raffles

    Over the past 4 months we have made donations for the following Silent Auctions, Raffles or Door Prizes organized by these fine Non-Profit Organizations!!  this is one of our favorite ways to support them!

    Supporting Impact San Antonio as a Non-Voting Friend!!Be for Barbie!

    The 47th Annual Blazing Gavels Auction!! 10 DXA Body Comp Scans, 3 Microderms and 1 Whole New You Program!As a Friend of Scouting, Inside Outside is sponsoring one scout for one year!!Silent Auction at Wild West Auction for Junior Achievement,  13 Apr 13!

    Silent Auction items for their annual gala!Communities In Schools keeps students in school and on the path to success in life.

    The "Promise Ball" Silent Auction for a Cure for Type 1 Diabetes!

    A Great PowerTuff Grrrrls White Board by our

     Summer 2014 UTSA Kinesiology Interns

    Balnca Mendez and Racquel Winborne +1 !!

    Reminding Us how little it really takes with the right strategies.

    At Inside Outside we treat Exercise and Nutrition as Drugs!

    Let's get it as Goldilocks said "Just Right"!

    Our Newest

    Inside Outside Star Louceyette New

    Gain 4.5lbs Muscle.  Lose 4lbs Fat

    3 Months!

    Read Her Story!

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