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Bioidentical Hormones

Menopause at 70? Freeze Ovary at 35

Mache Seibel, MD | Posted 01.23.2014 | Healthy Living
Mache Seibel, MD

For women in perimenopause or menopause, whether or not to take estrogen is one of the biggest challenges faced. Is it safe? Which one? What route? Ho...

The Hormone Hoax The Government Won't Stop

Lesley Jane Seymour | Posted 01.23.2014 | Fifty
Lesley Jane Seymour

Amid the government shutdown, the House did manage to approve some bills -- including one pretty lame one.

3 Natural Menopause Solutions

Elaine Gavalas | Posted 09.23.2013 | Healthy Living
Elaine Gavalas

Women have been searching for alternatives to HRT to manage menopause symptoms. Now research reports the following alternative therapies can help relieve menopausal symptoms.

The ‘Make It Or Break It’ Age For Your Health (And 8 Ways To Revamp Your Routine)

Nancy Deville | Posted 07.20.2012 | Healthy Living
Nancy Deville

The early 40s are the years to make significant changes to head off accelerated aging. It's a "make or break it" time of life. You can tailspin into aging, or you can revamp and renew yourself.

A Menopause Carol

Ellen Dolgen | Posted 02.20.2012 | Fifty
Ellen Dolgen

If, as the saying goes, this is the most wonderful time of the year, why are you feeling like Scrooge? Don't let your menopause chain you down!

Can Hormones Keep You Young?

Marcelle Pick, OB-GYN N.P. | Posted 12.07.2011 | Healthy Living
Marcelle Pick, OB-GYN N.P.

I've been prescribing bioidentical hormones for years and can tell you miracles on both sides of the fence. For many of my patients, taking hormones is the answer to their prayers.

Bioidentical Hormones: A Lot of Fancy and Very Little Fact

Glenn D. Braunstein, M.D. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Glenn D. Braunstein, M.D.

When celebrities tout a product or fad, Angelenos tend to jump on the bandwagon. Such has been the case with bioidentical hormones to treat menopausal symptoms.

Estrogen Does NOT Cause Breast Cancer: Debunking Common Myths About The Hormone

Rebecca Booth, MD | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Rebecca Booth, MD

While the attempt to objectify the effects of hormone replacement therapy is admirable, inappropriate interpretations have resulted in unprecedented fear of "all things estrogen."

What Would Happen if Men Lost their Testosterone for a Few Days Each Month?

Rebecca Booth, MD | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Rebecca Booth, MD

Understanding the hormonal cycle is imperative for maximizing our physical and mental health, and the younger the woman is when she is enlightened, the better off she will be.

Menopause Relief: Natural Or Conventional Treatment?

nytimes.com | CAMILLE SWEENEY | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

AFTER six years on a prescription estrogen patch that alleviated her hot flashes, but did nothing to address her midlife 25-pound weight gain, Martha ...

Bioidentical Hormones - Marketing Hype or Medical Breakthrough?

Rebecca Booth, MD | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Rebecca Booth, MD

HRT is all over the headlines; "bioidentical" is the latest buzzword used by public figures-many of whom have no medical training. I'll give you the facts.

Suzanne Somers' Daily Routine: Hormones, Vaginal Injections And 60 Pills (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Katherine Thomson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Suzanne Somers showed "Oprah" viewers her intricate daily routine on Thursday's show, the topic of which was hormone replacement. For years Somers has...

Weight Loss Resolutions Often Require More Than "Eat Less, Exercise More"

Dr. Eric Braverman | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Eric Braverman

The more we age, the more hormones we lose. Without the right levels of hormones, many women, and men as well, find that they just can't lose weight, no matter how hard they try.