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Understanding the Significance of Hormonal Health for Women

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When it comes to women's hormonal health, many of us have a basic understanding of the role estrogen and progesterone play in the monthly menstrual cycle. However, the influence of these hormones extends far beyond reproductive health. In reality, hormones, including estrogen and progesterone, are instrumental in the overall well-being of our body. Hormones act […]

The Role of Hormones in Wellness and Disease Prevention: What You Need to Know

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The study and use of hormones have traditionally been the domain of endocrinology, which focuses on the pathological effects of hormones in the human body. However, there is no specific field of medicine that studies the effects of hormones on wellness and disease prevention. As the field of wellness and disease prevention expands, it is […]

Debunking Myths About Bio-Identical Hormone Replacement Therapy

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As we grow older, our hormone production decreases naturally, which can lead to various signs of aging such as poor memory, decreased energy levels, and low quality of sleep. Hormones are responsible for controlling a wide range of bodily functions, from appetite to sexual drive, and can also affect mood, heart health, bone density, skin […]

Endometriosis & The Role of Hormones

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Endometriosis is a disorder in which tissue similar to that which forms the lining of the uterus continues to grow outside of the uterine cavity. This tissue is referred to as the endometrium and in the case of endometriosis, it continues to grow on the ovaries, the lining of the pelvis, and even the intestines. […]

Hyperthyroidism Linked to Infertility, Research Finds

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It is well known that infertility in the United States is on the rise. The use of assisted reproductive technology (ART) by infertile couples is increasing by 5% to 10% annually. Although this may be partially due to societal factors such as advanced education and career opportunities for women, later marriage, and delayed childbearing, there is likely more […]

Patient Safety: Stop Dismissing Perimenopause and Menopause

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Many doctors are underequipped to treat these conditions

Insomnia and Perimenopause

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Insomnia is a common symptoms of perimenopause

Understanding Endometriosis: Stages, Symptoms, and More

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Endometriosis affects one in ten women

The Role of Thyroid in Fertility

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Studies suggest thyroid dysfunction may impede fertility.

Pre-Pregnancy Optimization: Where to Start

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There are many ways to prep your body for pregnancy

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome: A Thyroid Symptom

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There are 3 million cases of carpal tunnel syndrome a year

Benefits of Folic Acid

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Folic acid is one of the eight B complex vitamins

11 Common Myths About Pregnancy

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We have all heard our fair share of pregnancy myths

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