Hormone Replacement

Steps to Stave Off Sarcopenia

…grams of protein). Another excellent way to prevent and reverse muscle loss is hormone replacement therapy. Human growth hormone (HGH) promotes muscle growth in both men and women, and testosterone replacement has similar effects in men. Lastly, supplementing with certain vitamins and…

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Help for Hair Loss

…encourage you to use the natural hair loss treatments I’ve told you about instead. Now it’s your turn: Have you tried any of these hair loss treatments? You May Also Be Interested In: * Seven Signs and Symptoms of Hypothyroidism * Natural Hormone Replacement Therapy and Menopause

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Treating Hot Flashes With Weight Loss

…in my more than 30 years of practicing medicine is the mini-fast with exercise. Hormone replacement and herbs such as black cohosh, and dong quai have also proven beneficial for treating hot flashes. Natural hormones require a prescription and these herbs can be found in health food stores. Use as…

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4 Steps to Strong Bones

…overboard; aim for 25–30 grams per meal. * 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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Medical Radiation Increases Cancer Risk Factors

…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…

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5 Ways to Improve Libido—In Women and Men

…Consider Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy If you have followed these recommendations to improve libido but your 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…

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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…

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Natural Treatments for COPD

…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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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, replacement should be considered. In addition to regulating insulin and making…

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Does Low Testosterone Lead to Diabetes?

…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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7 Signs and Symptoms of Hypothyroidism

…customized treatment plan including boosts of natural thyroid 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…

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The Real Secret for Eliminating Acne

…develop insulin resistance which can lead to type 2 diabetes, coronary artery disease—and acne. The reason is that elevated insulin triggers hormonal reactions that cause the skin to secrete excessive oil. Second, it increases IGF-1, a growth factor that stimulates the overproduction of skin…

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