Articles tagged with: oestrogen dominance
Diabetes risk can increase at menopause, and make it more difficult to manage if you are already diagnosed. Here are some helpful tips on how to reduce that risk and recognise the signs.
Increased weight means increased oestrogen, so a new report shows that losing weight will boost your chances of beating breast cancer, but what about the protective role of bioidentical progesterone?
Are you putting on weight, or getting tender breasts? There are many signs of oestrogen dominance and hormone imbalance so check the list to see what may be affecting you.
Your lifestyle may be a more important factor than you think in keeping your hormones in balance and your symptoms in check. Bioidentical hormones are an important factor in this, but there is much you can do for yourself.
Although a highly popular phytoestrogen, soy can cause allergic reactions in sensitive women and isn’t good for everyone. It’s important to know the difference between ‘good’ and ‘bad’ soy products for your health’s sake.
Alzheimer’s is not usually related to hormone imbalance, but as the majority of sufferers are women – with numbers increasing each year – it is time look at how your hormones may affect it.
The link with oestrogen and breast cancer is well established and rebalancing with bioidentical natural progesterone could be a priority, particularly for women who are overweight.
Both men and women are at risk when environmental and lifestyle factors expose them to excess oestrogen.
Vitamin D is the current ‘wonder vitamin’ and women with good levels are 32% less likely to develop fibroids.