Articles for topic: hysterectomy
This ‘surgical menopause’ can help many symptoms, but may leave you with some you had not counted on.
Women are ruled by their hormones, but how do you know if yours are in balance?
Having an early menopause can have profound effects, whether occurring naturally or from a hysterectomy.
Do you know the effects of a hysterectomy and how your hormone balance will be affected?
This is a subject on which there can be confusion. So I asked Dame Dr Shirley Bond, a private GP with many years of experience of bioidentical hormones, about exactly which hormones are needed.
Any bleeding post menopause needs to be checked, and here are some of the reasons why.
Women frequently ask if bioidentical hormones can be used after a hysterectomy. It is a common misconception that only oestrogen is needed but progesterone is also vital as US bioidentical expert Jeffrey Dach explains.