Articles tagged with: HRT
As HRT supplies are limited, many women are looking for a natural alternative. Suddenly stopping can bring on severe symptoms so this handy guide from my colleague Dr Tony Coope tells you how to do it simply and easily.
Synthetic and natural hormones are not necessarily compatible. For some conditions they go together, but you really need to know what you can, and can’t do.
I always appreciate the work of Australian Naturopath Dr Lara Briden and here she explains what you need to know if you’re thinking of going on HRT.
Despite safer, and effective, natural options many doctors still offer women no alternative to traditional HRT, but there are other choices that you can make.
Given the panic recently over HRT medication being less available, leading Nutrition expert Patrick Holford looks at why HRT is not the answer for hormonal symptoms.
Oestrogen and progestogens increase the risk for women at menopause and post menopause, but bioidentical natural progesterone is beneficial to women at risk.
Do bioidentical hormones provide a safer and more effective way of handling menopause problems?
80% of strokes occur in women and the risk increases at menopause. Look for the warning signs, and learn what you can do to protect yourself.
Research in France and Denmark has shown HRT could significantly increase women’s chances of having asthma attacks severe enough to put them in hospital.
This occurs when the ovaries aren’t working properly and so few, or no, hormones are being produced by the body, but women could benefit from taking bioidentical hormones.