Bioidentical Hormone Replacement

5 Ways to Improve Libido—In Women and Men

…level of desire still isn’t quite where you’d like it to be, consider bioidentical hormone replacement therapy. It’s no secret that hormones are inextricably linked with sex. More specifically, in women, the hormonal surge during puberty that reshapes the female body also sparks the sex drive…

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4 Steps to Strong Bones

…vitamin K–rich, nitric oxide–boosting leafy greens. * Consider bioidentical hormone replacement therapy. Finally, osteoporosis is associated with the age-related decline of hormones that occurs in both men and women. These hormones, which include estrogen, DHEA and testosterone, monitor the constant…

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Tips for Treating PMS Naturally

…Natural Hormones On the lifestyle front, you should try to eat a good diet (go easy on sodium and carbs and eat lots of potassium-rich produce), get regular exercise, do what you can to reduce stress, and give acupuncture a try. If you still need help, consider bioidentical hormone replacement. As I mentioned…

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Help for Hair Loss

…hair is a hallmark symptom of hypothyroidism, so I suggest you start by having your thyroid hormones checked and, if levels are low, request a prescription for natural (Armour) thyroid. Other bioidentical hormones may also be beneficial. Natural estrogen and progesterone help balance androgen levels and…

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Does Low Testosterone Lead to Diabetes?

…as an adjunct therapy is underway, and many physicians who use bioidentical hormones have been treating patients with it for years. If you are male and over the age of 45, get your testosterone level tested. If it’s low, replacement should be considered. In addition to regulating insulin and making…

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Does Low Testosterone Lead to Diabetes?

…adjunct therapy is underway, and many physicians who use bioidentical hormones have been treating patients with it for years. If you are male and over the age of 45, get your testosterone level tested. If it’s low, testosterone replacement should be considered. In addition to regulating insulin and…

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Natural Treatments for COPD

…day, 2,000–5,000 mg of high-quality fish oil daily, and 500–1,000 mg of vitamin C several times a day. Women should also consider bioidentical hormone replacement therapy, as estrogen improves lung function. And every patient should rule out sleep apnea, which often overlaps with COPD. Most people…

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Medical Radiation Increases Cancer Risk Factors

…cancer risk factors and came up with two proven culprits. Known Breast Cancer Risk Factors * Conventional hormone replacement therapy with conjugated estrogen and progestin (not bioidentical hormones). * Exposure to ionizing (including medical) radiation—especially CT scans, which according to many experts…

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7 Signs and Symptoms of Hypothyroidism

replacement. Here’s what she says: “The Back to Health Program at Whitaker Wellness saved my life. My blood sugar was over 500 fasting, I was overweight and had no hormones. I was heading down a bad road. Whitaker Wellness put me on the right track with a sustainable diet, mini-fast, bioidentical

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