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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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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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Treatment For Hot Flashes

Hot flashes aren’t a serious problem until you experience them for yourself. The best treatment for hot flashes, is arguably bio-identical hormone therapy being the best. Hot flashes can last from a few minutes to an hour or more. They are extremely uncomfortable and can affect the quality of your life. Even though hot flashes…
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diabetes and hormone optimization

Diabetes and Hormone Optimization

Diabetes is a leading cause of death in the United States and there is a direct connection between diabetes and hormone optimization. Especially as COVID-19 has prevented people from getting to their gyms, martial arts classes and yoga studies. Even though almost 26 million Americans have already been diagnosed with diabetes, the CDC study estimates…
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Hormone replacement therapy improves mental health

Optimize your hormones levels to maximize emotional health

For people in Denver struggling with mental health challenges, events like the COVID-19 pandemic can be challenging. Maintaining a feeling of normalcy and balance helps improve mental health.  Optimized hormone levels maximize emotional health and BioTE hormone replacement therapy can do just that. Here is a checklist of five essential habits for Denverites to help…
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5 Myths About Women and Testosterone

Testosterone is important for women’s health and is found in abundant amounts. Women’s testosterone levels can begin to decline as early as 20 years old and begins to drop even faster beginning around age 35. Optimizing testosterone levels can have many benefits for women’s health and is a very important part of preventative medicine. Properly…
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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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3 ways BioTE boosts your immune system

3 ways BioTE boosts your immune system 1. Hormone Optimization: Optimizing testosterone levels can help improve sleep, which studies show can help improve the immune system. Hormone optimization using the BioTE Method may help reduce anxiousness which can also improve immune function. 2. Thyroid Optimization: The immune system includes cells that protect our bodies from…
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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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