1. Hormone pellet therapy aids in weight loss

    Hormones play a vital role in a person’s overall body weight and body composition. When a person’s hormones become imbalanced, they can experience weight gain due to having lower energy levels and increased fat deposits. Adversely, people who become overweight can also experience hormone fluctuations as a result of suffering from symptoms related to metabolic syndrome. Hormones and your weigh…Read More

  2. Heavy sodium intake leads to accelerated aging and shorter telomeres

    According to the American Heart Association, excessive sodium intake can increase your risk for major life-threatening diseases such as high blood pressure, heart disease, osteoporosis, and cancer, and can even cause you to experience puffiness, bloating, and weight gain. Now, a new scientific study is showing that heavy sodium intake can also accelerate the aging process and shorten a person’s …Read More

  3. Bioidentical hormones can improve thyroid function

    The thyroid is a gland in your neck that secretes hormones into your bloodstream, and is partly responsible for controlling your overall metabolism. When your thyroid activity becomes low and your body fails to produce the amount of hormones it needs, your metabolism will be affected and you can begin to experience fatigue, dry and thinning hair and skin, weight gain, and even depression. Low thyr…Read More

  4. What telomeres can tell you about your true biological age

    As we become older, sometimes it can be difficult to determine a person’s true age based on physical appearance. People with the same chronological age (such as two people both aged 65) can often be extremely different from one another in both appearance and health based on the lifestyle choices each has made. For example, those who have smoked their entire lives may suffer from health condition…Read More

  5. Bioidentical hormones can improve heart health; company responds to misleading study

    Bioidentical hormone replacement therapy (BHRT) is a natural and safe method for treating hormone imbalances in men and women, and has been linked to relief of depression, improved sex drive, restoration of sleep patterns, and other positive health benefits, including a lower risk for heart disease in men. Earlier this year on January 29, a peer-reviewed medical journal known as PLoS One published…Read More

  6. Tips for choosing the right bioidenticals physician

    Making the decision to undergo bioidentical hormone replacement therapy (BHRT) is one of the smartest decisions you can make when it comes to doing what’s right and healthy for your aging body. If you previously worked with a doctor who offered conventional means of HRT, sometimes figuring what to look for in a physician who offers BHRT can be a bit overwhelming. Here are some tips you can follo…Read More

  7. 6 top causes of hormone imbalances in women

    Hormones are responsible for regulating and controlling our normal, everyday bodily functions. When our hormones become imbalanced, we can often experience a number of uncomfortable and unhealthy side effects, such as moodiness, low libido, low energy levels, and more. In women, hormone imbalances and menopause can lead to problems with sleeping, hot flashes, migraines, incontinence, and other adv…Read More

  8. Lifestyle changes that enhance the effects of BHRT

    Bioidentical hormone replacement therapy (BHRT) is a safe, natural way for men and women to re-balance their hormones and correct problems related to hormone imbalances, such as mood swings, infertility, loss of sex drive, fatigue, weight gain, and more. BHRT can even help patients improve the functioning of their immune systems and prevent other types of major diseases associated with the aging p…Read More

  9. Oprah advocates use of bioidentical hormone therapy

    Talk-show host Oprah Winfrey has been dubbed by many as being one of the most influential women in the world. Before her talk show ended in 2011, Oprah featured a number of segments on her show dedicated to the topic of bioidentical hormone replacement therapy (BHRT) and how it can help women overcome symptoms of menopause. BHRT is a type of hormone treatment that contains compounds derived from n…Read More

  10. 15 questions to ask yourself about hormone replacement therapy

    When women begin to experience symptoms of menopause, they often turn to forms of hormone replacement therapy (HRT) to help manage and relieve their symptoms. Certain types of HRT, such as bioidentical hormone replacement therapy (BHRT) can be very beneficial for both men and women, and can help maintain bone density, restore sleeping patterns, improve sex drive and libido, and even help prevent m…Read More