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Growth Hormone Prompts Growing Concern

Alleged Anti-Aging Agent May Work, But More Often Backfires

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But HGH proponent Ronald Klatz, MD, president of the Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine, tells WebMD that his organization properly trains anti-aging doctors to use HGH safely. "We have yet to see serious sustained side effects in anti-aging patients treated under the recommended protocols taught at our conferences," says Klatz, author of Growing Young with HGH. "No patient who is not found to be deficient by lab parameters is recommended to be on HGH."

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