Hormones

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

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Irritable? Tired? Anxious? Bloated? Gaining weight? Got cramps? Depressed? Maybe you want to run and hide or on the other hand yell, scream or lash out at someone. Perhaps you feel like you are blowing up like a balloon and feel bad about yourself. PMS and perim... Read More

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]You may have heard the saying – trust your gut, or your gut is your second brain, or it’s all connected but how? Can you always trust your gut? What if the signals are crossed or misfiring? Can you still trust your gut, or will you get misinformation?Read More

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Women who are not on hormones can get breast cancer due to lifestyle factors as well as the way they break down and eliminate estrogen.  A little-known factor is that even in women who are not taking hormones, they still make estrogen, however they make a type ... Read More

Do you experience frequent fatigue? Unexplainable weight gain, anxiety, low sex drive or mood swings? All of these symptoms could be signs of a hormonal imbalance. Hormones are chemicals in the body that flow through your bloodstream and tell you organs what to do. They’re essential to our over... Read More