When it comes to assessing women’s hormone levels, both blood testing and 24-hour urine testing are commonly used methods. While blood testing has been the traditional approach, 24-hour urine testing offers several advantages for evaluating women’s hormones.
Let’s talk about hot flashes and menopause. During menopause, which is a natural phase in a woman’s life typically occurring in herlate 40s or early 50s, the body undergoes hormonal shifts, particularly a decrease inestrogen levels. One of the common symptoms many women experience during thistime is a phenomenon known as a “hot flash.” Imagine […]
Let’s chat about estrogen dominance in the context of menopause.So, estrogen dominance is a term we use to describe a hormonal imbalancethat can occur during menopause. As you probably know, estrogen is a keyplayer in the intricate hormonal orchestra that regulates your menstrual cycleand overall reproductive health. During menopause, the ovaries gradually reduce their production […]
How bioidentical hormone replacement protocol from Juvenis Medical may help managemenopausal symptoms. It’s crucial for individuals considering bioidentical hormone therapy to consult with theirhealthcare providers, including those at Juvenis Medical, to discuss the potentialbenefits and risks. The decision to use bioidentical hormones should be based on acomprehensive assessment of the individual’s health, medical history, and […]
The Importance of Progesterone in Menopause and the Benefits of BioidenticalHormones As we navigate the changes associated with menopause, it’s crucial to understand therole of hormones in maintaining overall health and well-being. One hormone that plays asignificant role during this transition is progesterone. Progesterone is a key hormone produced by the ovaries in women. During […]
Vaginal atrophy, also known as atrophic vaginitis or genitourinary syndrome ofmenopause (GSM), is a condition that commonly affects women, especially aftermenopause, but it can also occur during other life stages due to factors such asbreastfeeding, cancer treatments, or certain medical conditions. It is characterized bythe thinning, drying, and inflammation of the vaginal walls, along with […]
Estrogen, primarily known as a female sex hormone, plays a critical role in reproductive health anddevelopment. However, beyond its reproductive functions, estrogen also exerts significant influenceon various organs and systems throughout the body. Research has highlighted the potential healthbenefits of estrogen, particularly in disease prevention. In this blog, we will explore the role ofestrogen in […]
In recent years, there has been a growing interest in testosterone replacement therapy (TRT) as a means to address symptoms related to low testosterone levels. While there are various forms of TRT available, one of the popular options is topical testosterone replacement. In this blog, we will explore the benefits and considerations of topical testosterone […]