Hormones

Can Testosterone Cause Cancer? | Dr. Lorraine Maita
Commercials tout all of the benefits of testosterone, yet the question I get asked most often is can testosterone cause cancer? Testosterone is used in men and women to enhance energy, strength, endurance and libido. The latest studies show protection against heart disease in men. There is, however,... Read More
Perimenopause Treatment - Signs, Symptoms, and Relief
Menopause is a natural stage that all women eventually enter in their lifetime. It is the official end of a woman’s reproductive cycle. Many are familiar with menopause and what it means for the female body. However, women do not just wake up suddenly to menopause. There is actually a transitional... Read More
Got Hormone Havoc? Anti-Age through Adrenal Health
Did you know that your adrenal glands are necessary for survival but if over or under active can age you prematurely and contribute to being fat, flabby, flaky, foggy, fatigued or forgetful? These tiny glands on top of the kidneys make many hormones and neurotransmitters that communicate with all pa... Read More
Foods that Affect Hormone Levels and Health
Many people forget that the foods we eat affect more than our energy levels or heart health. For centuries, food was our major source of medicine. Our bodies are designed to extract everything possible from our diet. These days, with more reliable healthcare, many forget the full impact of what we p... Read More
Naturally Raise Testosterone With Exercise
Around the age of 30, a male’s natural testosterone production begins to decline. Regardless of whether your testosterone levels are dramatically low, or only slightly, there are a variety of things you can do to help raise them naturally. Along with taking a few key vitamins and supplements, redu... Read More
Estrogen Deficiency DR
As we go through life our bodies sometimes change without our knowledge or any warning. Women who notice that they’re constantly tired, unable to lose weight, or always irritable may have more than age or stress to blame for these problems. It could be the result of a hormonal imbalance, like estr... Read More
Testosterone Therapy Treatments NJ
Testosterone is the main hormone responsible for male development. It’s the male counterpart to estrogen and progesterone. Testosterone is produced mainly in the testes, though a small amount is also produced in the male adrenal glands. Women also produce a small amount of testosterone in the ovar... Read More
HRT New Jersey
For those experiencing a dip or surge in hormone levels, you may be wondering if HRT is right for you. Perhaps your doctor has suggested it, or you saw an advertisement or commercial for it that piqued your curiosity. Do you find yourself listless and lethargic, suddenly putting weight on, or just o... Read More
Anti-Aging New Jersey
Hormones and aging share a strong connection because hormones are so prevalent in our bodies. Hormones are chemical messengers that help regulate body temperature, maintain a healthy blood pressure, and keep blood sugar levels under control. Not to mention the role they play as we grow older in earl... Read More
mood swings nj
Have you ever seen a woman going from calm and nurturing to anxious and angry or irritable? These types of mood swings in women are common and may be hormonal. Mood swings in women are especially common during puberty when young women are developing a rhythm to their cycles. They are also very commo... Read More