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Bioidential hormone therapy can dramatically imporove your physical well being and quality of life. Bioidential hormone therapy is a treatment option for patients in St. Louis who suffer from common menopause or andropause symptoms such as:
Bioidentical hormones have the exact same molecular structure as hormones produced naturally in the body. Because of this, bioidentical hormone therapy is superior to synthetic hormone replacement options because the bioidentical hormones are able to be properly utilized and metabolized by the body.
How Does it work?
As we age, many people begin to experience hormone depletion. Hormones play a vital role in our overall health by acting as “chemical messengers.” The body makes use of many different hormones, each with its own specific physiological function. Though chemically unique, hormones are all interrelated, so if any hormone reaches inadequate levels, the physical effects can be very undesirable. Bioidentical hormone therapy is designed to evaluate existing hormone levels and compensate for deficiencies with personalized formulations that are focused on restoring total hormonal balance.
Hormone replacement therapy has been studied and documented in medical journals since the 1930’s. Both men and women have experienced the benefits of treatment as technology has continued to improve and be refined over the years. Bioidentical hormone therapy has become the preferred method of treatment with fewer side effects than synthetic hormone therapies. The American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine supports this specialized type of alternative treatment as it provides relief from uncomfortable and sometime debilitating symptoms.
What are the Benefits
In the years since hormone replacement therapy has been developed, the list of health benefits has continued to grow. Some of these benefits include: