10 Signs of Low Testosterone in Men

Hormonal issues are often primarily associated with women, but men can experience imbalances as well. One of the most common hormone problem men face is low testosterone. When testosterone levels are low and out of balance with the other hormones in the body, it is called Testosterone Deficiency (TD) or Low Testosterone (Low T).  Testosterone [...]

By |2019-11-13T23:25:56+00:00November 25th, 2019|Hormone Imbalance, Hormone Replacement Therapy|Comments Off on 10 Signs of Low Testosterone in Men

How Long Does Menopause Last?

While all women are unique, most go through the same life stages even if they happen at slightly different times. One stage that women go through is menopause. In most women, menopause happens naturally as they age, but for others, it will be caused prematurely by other medical conditions. But, the big question is, how [...]

By |2019-11-13T23:18:12+00:00November 15th, 2019|Hormone Replacement Therapy, Menopause|Comments Off on How Long Does Menopause Last?

Stages of Menopause

Women are born with a finite amount of eggs stored in their ovaries. Ovaries are responsible for both storing the eggs and producing hormones such as estrogen and progesterone, which help control and regulate ovulation and menstruation. When the ovaries stop releasing an egg every month, menopause arises. Menopause marks the end of a woman’s [...]

By |2019-10-15T15:12:16+00:00October 30th, 2019|Menopause|Comments Off on Stages of Menopause

What is Bioidentical Hormone Therapy?

Hormones in your body control and regulate a majority of your bodily functions such as digestion, growth, mood, libido, and immune function. If your hormone levels become out of balance, you may notice negative changes to your overall health and bodily functions. Hormone replacement therapies are a common treatment method for hormone imbalances. Bioidentical hormone [...]

By |2019-10-15T15:05:50+00:00October 18th, 2019|Hormone Replacement Therapy, Treatment|Comments Off on What is Bioidentical Hormone Therapy?

Effects of Menopause on Your Body

As a woman ages, her body will go through changes. Most women go through menopause after age 45, but some will experience it early. Symptoms associated with menopause can also occur in the period before the actual onset, known as perimenopause. Whether you have started the transition to menopause or not, knowing that it is [...]

By |2019-09-12T23:47:20+00:00September 30th, 2019|Menopause|Comments Off on Effects of Menopause on Your Body

7 Tips for Dealing with Hot Flashes

Hot flashes are a well-known sign of menopause, though often once a woman experiences them, she’s probably already had other symptoms of onset without knowing it.  What Causes Hot Flashes? Hot flashes are recurrent episodes of flushing and the feeling of heat, mostly in the upper body and face. Hot flashes can vary in intensity [...]

By |2019-09-12T23:42:24+00:00September 16th, 2019|Hot flashes|Comments Off on 7 Tips for Dealing with Hot Flashes

8 Key Hormones and How They Affect Your Health

As you already know, hormones are vitally important to your body. Balanced hormone levels are crucial for overall health. They are responsible for making sure your body systems function correctly and control many processes. There are so many hormones in your body working hard to keep you healthy, but let’s focus on eight key hormones [...]

By |2019-08-13T22:26:04+00:00August 28th, 2019|Women's Health|Comments Off on 8 Key Hormones and How They Affect Your Health

Is Menopause Keeping You Awake at Night?

Menopause can affect so many parts of your life and make maintaining health and wellness a bit more of a chore than before. It can take more effort than before to get everyday things under control both physically and emotionally. Sleep is often an area of life that is negatively impacted by menopause. Menopausal women [...]

By |2019-08-13T22:21:14+00:00August 14th, 2019|Menopause|Comments Off on Is Menopause Keeping You Awake at Night?

7 Lifestyle Habits that Can Affect Your Hormones

Having balanced hormones is essential for a well-functioning body. They are responsible for many physiological processes and when out of balance can cause adverse side effects. We often associate hormonal imbalances with illness or age, and that is true in many cases. However, lifestyle habits may also be a contributing factor. Here are some areas [...]

By |2019-07-16T23:27:44+00:00July 31st, 2019|Hormone Imbalance|Comments Off on 7 Lifestyle Habits that Can Affect Your Hormones