Doesn't Hormone Replacement Therapy Lead To Cancer?

Wait, Doesn’t Hormone Replacement Therapy Lead To Cancer?

Spoiler Alert: Medical Literature Shows Hormone Replacement Therapy May Help Reduce The Risk of Cancer   There’s an elephant in the room any time hormone replacement therapy is discussed. That elephant is, usually, the results of a study which were published in the very early 2000s. Results from The Women’s Health Initiative Hormone Therapy Trials…

hormone replacement therapy does my doctor take it

Hormone Replacement Therapy: Does My Doctor Take It?

There Are Some Major Differences Between Wellness Doctors and Sick-Care Doctors   Something really struck me when I first began my career in the world of wellness. This is not “traditional” healthcare the way I knew it. The providers in this field of medicine aren’t seeing sick patients every day. They aren’t trying to turn and burn…

What Do Hormones Actually Do?

What is it exactly that hormones do in our bodies? Why are so many people talking about hormones and hormone replacement these days? What’s all the hype about? Why should I care about my hormones?   Let’s just talk about the big 5 for now: Testosterone, estrogen, thyroid, insulin, and cortisol.   The Big 5…

Why Do Women Need a Male’s Hormone?

If you’re reading this, perhaps you’re considering Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT) to treat the symptoms you’ve been experiencing. Symptoms like fatigue, trouble sleeping, loss of mental clarity, or even lack of libido. Often referred to as “getting old”, these symptoms are actually directly linked to a decline in hormone production in our bodies. Consequently, these…

What Do I Do if I Can’t Afford Hormones?

If you’re reading this, perhaps you’re considering Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT) to treat the symptoms you’ve been experiencing. Symptoms like fatigue, trouble sleeping, loss of mental clarity, or even lack of libido. Often referred to as “getting old”, these symptoms are actually directly linked to a decline in hormone production in our bodies. Consequently, these…

Meet the Team: We’re Patients Too

If you showed up to a Porsche dealership and saw that the general manager was driving an Audi, you’d be pretty surprised… Why doesn’t the GM of this dealership believe in the product they’ve dedicated their career to selling? Do they not think that their offering is the best possible option? In the same vein,…

Brainy Fitness

In a sedentary world, especially during a global pandemic, it is more important than ever to get up and move your body.  Here’s a statistic for you: According to HHS.gov, less than 5% of adults participate in 30 minutes of physical activity each day, and only one in three adults receive the recommended amount of…

Hormones & Food

Weight gain, pain, and fatigue. These are just a few symptoms of hormonal imbalances. If you found this blog post, then you probably have a pretty good understanding of the importance of hormones and how they can affect your day-to-day life. Or maybe you are experiencing some imbalances and want to do something about it…

Hormones & Libido

Libido is one of those bodily functions we unfortunately aren’t able to put a measurable numeric value on. The way libido is monitored is by referring to it as either low or high. Many biological, social, and psychological factors can affect sex drive, so it’s important to take a full inventory when trying to source…