Hormones

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Excess stress affects mental health and can give rise to anxiety and depression. Anxiety and depressive disorders are the most common of all psychological disorders and both have been much more prevalent due to the pandemic. Hormones affect the brain and neurotransmitters. Hormones and neurotrans... Read More
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Lack of sleep, difficulty sleeping, waking up in the middle of the night and not being able to fall back asleep are common symptoms my menopausal and perimenopausal women complain about. It’s not in your head, it has to do with your hormones. There are strategies you can implement to get better, m... Read More
Many women are at their breaking points. They can’t sleep, they are gaining weight, their memory is not as good as it used to and they are stressed, tired and irritable. Many of their symptoms are related to their hormones being out of balance. Regardless of what stage of life you are in, balancin... Read More
When people think of hormones for the heart many women recognize that there may be beneficial effects from estrogen and men recognize the benefits of testosterone, However, progesterone plays a pivotal role in cardiovascular disease and the type matters. It was thought that only a woman with a ut... Read More
Hot flashes are the most common symptom of menopause and in Western societies. They occur in about 75% of perimenopausal and postmenopausal women. The symptoms can be sweating on the face, neck, and chest, as well as flushing and the feeling of heat. They can come and go in a flash going from hot to... Read More

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]According to the Alzheimer’s Association, almost two-thirds of Americans with Alzheimer's are women and women in their 60s are twice as likely to develop Alzheimer’s than to develop breast cancer. That is a sobering fact and while we are searching for a cure... Read More

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]In the summer we show more skin and after months of hibernation many are not happy with what they see. Diet, sunblock, and exercise play a major role in making the skin healthier and more resilient, yet many skin functions are under hormonal control.

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[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Menopause has been linked to risk for many chronic illnesses. It’s a time when being “hot” is not so hot or desirable. It’s more than just symptoms that will pass. Serious metabolic and physical changes will occur with or without symptoms.

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[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Did you ever hear the term ‘grumpy old men?” Some say whether young or old, men may be feeling this way because of low testosterone. Low energy low sex drive, erectile dysfunction, loss of muscle mass and motivation, and loss of zest for life can be symptoms... Read More

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]There’s a lot of temptation during the holidays which wreaks havoc on your hormones. Eating too much rich food, drinking too much or at least more than you should and a hectic schedule at that. Your mind, body and spirit can go on a roller coaster high and low... Read More