Synergy Medical provides hormone replacement therapy for both men and women who are dealing with hormone drops or other hormonal imbalances. For more information, please feel free to call us.
The body uses hormones to regulate. They have a unique ability to communicate with all the cells in your body. Our bodies produce 50 chemical communication messengers which are built to last our lifetime.
However, sometimes we begin to experience imbalances and hormone drops as we age. Many people will reach out to a medical professional when they start experiencing symptoms like:
•Cognitive decline, and more
Bioidentical hormone replacement or BRHT is often prescribed for people who are experiencing imbalances and hormone drops. Both men and women have found that Bioidentical hormone replacement (BHRT) works for them.
Hormone therapy also referred to as HT, is a treatment that is used to supplement the body with hormones to promote the proper balance and homeostasis. The primary hormones used are either estrogen alone or estrogen and progesterone in combination. The primary hormones used are either testosterone, estrogen, or estrogen and progesterone in combination. Just as in the case with andropause and depleted testosterone, menopause is when the ovaries no longer produce sufficient amounts of these hormones. Hormone therapy can be provided to supplement the body with adequate levels and the proper balance of hormones, relieving some of the symptoms as we age.
What are the symptoms of hormone imbalance?
Hormones play an integral role in your overall health, so it is important that they remain in proper balance. When they are not, there is a broad range of signs or symptoms that could signify a hormonal imbalance. The signs and symptoms you experience will depend on which hormones or glands are not functioning properly. Symptoms of hormone imbalance?
Common hormonal conditions that affect both men and women can produce any number of the following signs or symptoms:
• Weight gain
• Unexplained weight gain or loss
• Muscle weakness
• muscle aches, tenderness, and stiffness
• Pain, stiffness, or swelling in your joints
• A hump of fat between the shoulders
• Increased or decreased heart rate
• Increased sensitivity to cold or heat
• Frequent urination
• Constipation or more frequent bowel movements
• Increased thirst
• Increased hunger
• Decreased sex drive
• Nervousness, anxiety, or irritability
• Blurred vision
• Thinning hair or fine, brittle hair
• Dry skin
• Puffy face
• Rounded face
• Purple or pink stretch marks