Category: Women

Biodentical Hormone Replacement Therapy in Denver

Quiz for female hormone imbalance

Quiz for Female Hormone Imbalance

What Are Hormones? Before taking your quiz for female hormone imbalance, what are hormones? Hormones act as chemical “messengers” that allow different parts of the body to communicate and even increase or decrease different actions carried out by our glands and organs. Produced by the endocrine glands, these include the Thyroid, Testes, Uterus, and Pancreas,…
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How Much Does Biote Cost?

How much does Biote cost? Also, what is Biote therapy? Biote is the manufacturer of high-quality Bio-Identical Hormone Replacement Therapy (BHRT) pellet. Biote therapy is very similar in cost to other types of hormone replacement therapy.  Integrative Health and Rehabilitation in Denver, Colorado charges $355 for female pellets, which usually last for 4 to 6…
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BHRT Research

The History of BHRT

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 members of the Chinese ruling class would take dried young women’s urine to offset problems linked with menopause. The idea behind this was that young women’s urine had…
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BHRT Questions

Top 6 Questions About Starting BHRT

Talking about Hormone Optimization can be a little scary and the idea of starting Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy (BHRT) can be scary. Often, our doctors 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 my…
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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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denver woman with hot flashes

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

Optimized Hormones Improve Emotional Health

Research shows that optimized hormone levels improve emotional health. For people in Denver struggling with mental health challenges, research shows optimized hormones improve emotional health.  Events like the COVID-19 pandemic can make life difficult. Maintaining a work / life balance helps improve mental health. BioTE hormone replacement therapy can do just that. Here is a…
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Attractive BioTE Denver natural hormone replacement therapy patient

5 Myths About Women and Testosterone

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…
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BHRT helps improve sleep

Improve Sleep with 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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