Hormones are chemicals made by the endocrine system. These glands release hormones into your bloodstream and are carried to the appropriate body parts. It is difficult to function properly when your hormones are not balanced. This can result in weight gain, abnormal hair growth, and mood swings.
Bioidentical hormone replacement therapy can help with the following symptoms:
Bioidentical hormones are man-made and are the closest to your own hormones, so your body absorbs them and uses them easily. We use compounding pharmacies to mix the ideal blend for your specific needs. We use compounding pharmacies for individualized doses based on current hormone levels and symptoms.
Yes. Some people should not receive hormone replacement therapy whether they are synthetic or Bioidentical. This includes the following:
At The Practice of Health and Wellness, we conduct a full history and physical and review any past medical history which will tell us whether or not you are a good candidate for Bioidentical hormone replacement therapy.