What is Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy?
Many of the symptoms that we notice with aging are actually due to declining hormones that are associated with aging. Replacement of hormones helps to maintain the health of organs, while effectively treating numerous symptoms. The hormones we use are exactly identical to the hormones your body produces.
Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy is the science of modulating hormone levels in order to balance (normal physiologic) levels. This is achieved by obtaining a laboratory panel that will show the levels that are deficient in the patient.
The physician then prescribes bio-identical hormones necessary to bring the hormone levels back to the optimal (physiologic) range. Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy includes DHEA, melatonin, estrogen, progesterone, testosterone, pregnenolone, and many others.
Side effects are minimal to none! Although are predictable and preventable with routine monitoring. Hormone effects begin to occur once the hormone levels are optimized and balanced to a younger youthful range, yet physiologic.
Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy has been proven to greatly enhance the quality of one’s life and possibly lengthen one’s lifespan! Patients on Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy truly feel that they have discovered the fountain of youth!
There are many benefits and advantages to using bioidentical hormones.
One of the most important is that the dosage can be tailored to each individual’s unique hormone requirements. Hormone balance is extremely delicate, and each person is different.
Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy supports this individual approach and fine tuning for optimal benefits.
Additional benefits of Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy include the following:
- Improved weight loss
- Improved sex drive
- Improved look and feel of hair and skin and nails
- Improved mental health
- Improved memory
- Improved mood and emotional balance
- Lower cholesterol levels
- Decreased risk of osteoporosis