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Biodentical Hormone Replacement Therapy in Denver

BHRT Research

The History of Bio-Identical Hormone Replacement Therapy

The Origins of Bio-Identical Hormone Replacement Therapy (BHRT) The history of BHRT goes back thousands of years. The first recorded use occurred in Ancient China. Older female nobility would take dried young women’s urine to counteract problems associated with menopause. The idea behind this was that young women’s urine contains the metabolic waste products of…
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BHRT Questions

Top 6 Questions About Starting BHRT

Talking about Hormone Optimization can be intimidating and the idea of starting Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy (BHRT) can be scary. Often, our certified providers open the discussion with patients as way to address their concerns. Here are the top 6 questions about starting BHRT that our patients ask. 1. Can I afford BHRT and will…
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smiling female BioTE Denver patient

What Hormone Protects Women From Heart Disease?

Protecting women from Heart Disease is only one of estrogen’s many benefits. Produced by the ovaries, adrenal glands, and fatty tissue, estrogen is mainly associated with women’s reproductive cycles and puberty. Most people rarely think about their hormone levels until they have an illness or disease. Maintaining Healthy Hormone Levels is Necessary for Good Health…
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Woman needing hormone optimization

Feel like you’ve “lost a step”? Come to our FREE informative BioTE seminar!

Come to our FREE informative BioTE seminar if you ever feel like something just isn’t “right”? If you’ve been feeling like you’ve “lost a step” it could be because of your hormones.  Every muscle, gland and organ in our bodies serves a purpose and these body parts take their directions from the endocrine system. This…
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BioTE pellets are very small

How Big Are BioTE Pellets?

It’s amazing that something so SMALL, can make such a HUGE difference! There are 2 different types of pellets used in BioTE bio-identical hormone replacement therapy. Estrogen pellets are made from soy and are about the size of a grain of rice.  Testosterone pellets are made from wild yam and are slightly larger, about the…
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Do women need testosterone supplementation?

Is Testosterone For Women Too?

Studies show that higher testosterone levels in men have powerful anti-aging effects.  Men with low testosterone levels tend to have higher levels of body fat (aka “beer belly”) and less muscle mass. Low testosterone levels are also linked to heart attacks, Alzheimer’s, osteoporosis, and depression. While doctors recognize the benefits of testosterone therapy for men,…
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