Hormone therapy has been, and still is, a controversial topic among medical providers. Here at Blue Sky MD we feel the most important role doctors can play is that of teacher – to provide complete, unbiased information so patients can make their own informed decisions. So here goes!
In general, hormone therapy can improve your aging journey by aiding with chronic fatigue, weight gain, loss of libido, depression, chronic headache, loss of lean muscle mass, hot flashes and even mood swings. As you age, your body produces less testosterone, estrogen, and progesterone. These essential hormones can impact the proper functioning of all aspects of your body, leading to declining health.
But what type of hormones do you need and are they safe?
The two main types of hormones offered are synthetic and bioidentical.
Synthetic hormones are chemically altered and are not completely recognized by the body. Therefore, the body … Read more