Estrogen is the hormone that is responsible for making a women a women! It is what gives them their femininity but men also have and need smaller amounts of estrogen. By mid thirties estrogen and begin to decline bringing on a whole host of symptoms like mood swings, hot flashes and painful intercourse. A personalized treatment with natural estrogen may be able to significantly improve a women’s condition and overall quality of life.
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Estrogen plays a vital role in the development of secondary sexual characteristics such as breasts and pubic hair. It also regulates a woman’s menstrual cycle and reproductive cycle. The majority of a woman’s estrogen is produced in her ovaries. Estrogen effects the following parts of her body:
And that’s just to name a few. Estrogen is what gives women the difference in their body from their male counterparts.
We have observed difficulty in getting a woman’s estrogen level to the desirable optimal levels with creams and patches. Additionally the creams can rub off on a partner. We also stay away orals for many reasons. The pharmaceutical products like Premarin have been proven to increase the risk of stroke and breast cancer. We have not observed substantial raises in estrogen levels with natural oral estrogen.
We have had the best success with natural pellet therapy. These pellets naturally dissolve over time and cannot rub off on anyone else.
This is hands down the most common question we hear from our patients. This fear comes from Women’s Health initiative. (WHI) The WHI was the biggest study ever done on women and hormones. They proved that hormones can cause cancers and strokes. The problem with this study was that they did not include natural hormones in their research. All of the research we have seen on natural hormone therapy actually shows the opposite. They are safe, effective and actually reduce the chance of disease.
The majority of our patients report decreases in symptoms within a few weeks. It’s important to understand though that hormones will continue to improve your physiology for up to nine months after introduction.
Our women on our Denver Estrogen Therapy program have reported dramatic improvement to complete resolution of the symptoms listed above. The results come best when you address a deficiency in the other sex hormones Progesterone and Testosterone as well.