In a recent interview, Angelina Jolie admitted her recent decision to use bio-identical hormones. She found a mutation of the BRCA1 gene, which has been linked to a high likelihood of developing both breast and ovarian cancer. The mutation increases the chances of a woman developing breast cancer by almost 90%, and of ovarian cancer by […]
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Richard Gaines, M.D., FAARM, ABAARM If you are a man from your late 30s to your mid-40s, you have likely seen one or more of the women in your life go through the roller-coaster ride of symptoms that come with the “Change of Life,” or menopause. But did you know that men also go through […]
It’s common to think of Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT) as a treatment for the physical symptoms of both male and female sexual dysfunction. For men that can be erectile issues, for women, problems with decreased sensitivity, or painful intercourse. However, when it comes to human sexuality, it is not only physical. Overall sexual wellness encompasses […]
Bio-identical hormone therapy for women is an effective way to battle menopause symptoms. If you’ve been experiencing mood swings, hot flashes or low energy, then this blog is for you.