Hormone Testing Methods—Saliva, Blood, and FSH

Posted by admin on October 25, 2015 in Hormones Men Women No Comments

Maintaining the right balance of hormones is vital to optimal health and well being for both men and women as they age. Physicians and other health practitioners have relied upon on several types of tests to determine hormone levels in individuals for a number of years. In fact, the National Institutes of Health (NIH) have

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Fighting Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolic Syndrome, and Osteoporosis—Why Testosterone Is Important

Posted by admin on September 15, 2015 in Hormones Men No Comments

While low testosterone is not thought to be the cause of poor overall health in men, research has established many links between, “low T” and conditions such as, diabetes, obesity, metabolic syndrome, and osteoporosis in males with less than adequate levels of the anabolic steroid hormone. In fact, in one study of 2100 men over

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Metabolism and Thyroid Hormone Replacement

Posted by admin on August 30, 2015 in Hormones Men Women No Comments

The body’s metabolism drives several physical processes including how quickly food is processed, how fast the heart beats, the amount of heat created—even the speed at which an individual can think.  Without a properly functioning thyroid however, the metabolism slows down. Hypothyroidism—Underactive Thyroid Due to Hormone Imbalance As many as 10% of all women suffer

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