Category: Menopause

Biodentical Hormone Replacement Therapy in Denver

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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testosterone and female health

Is Testosterone Bad For Women?

Is Testosterone bad for women? Well, yes and no. Testosterone is actually one of the most abundant hormones in females and is incredibly important for maintaining female health. A drop in a woman’s testosterone levels can occur as early as 20 years of age. Most reductions in testosterone production start around age of 35. Optimizing…
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BHRT helps improve sleep

How to Improve Sleep and Boost Immunity with Optimized Hormones

The proper amount of good sleep is critical in maintaining a healthy immune response. You can improve sleep with hormones. Getting enough sleep improves the body’s ability to produce antibodies and other important components of the immune system. While sleeping, the body releases pro-inflammatory cytokines which play a key role in fighting infections. Additionally, studies…
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Learn How to Reverse Aging Through Hormone Optimization

Join Integrative Health and Rehabilitation and Emy Banulos, a certified BioTE educator, to learn how to reverse aging through hormone optimization. Hormones help build strong bones, prevent cardiovascular disease, erectile dysfunction and much more. Aging affects hormone production and how our body responds to them. This causes dangerous hormonal imbalances. Menopause is the most widely…
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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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How Optimized Hormones Improve Libido in Older Women

A recent survey published in the journal Menopause found that older women are less satisfied with sex.  Above all, optimized hormones improve libido and many other conditions that affect men and women’s sex lives. According to the author of the study, Helena Harder, “There is still a stigma around aging and sexuality, and we know…
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