Using Hormone Replacement to Heal Traumatic Brain Injuries A traumatic brain injury is caused by an impact to the head that interferes with the normal functioning of the brain. A blow to the head as a result of a freak accident, a severe bump from a motor accident, or a slip and fall in the … Continued
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A patient asked me last week, “What is the difference between an OB-GYN doctor and a BodylogicMD doctor?” It is an interesting question because we both deal a lot with female hormones and female medical problems. However, OB-GYN doctor is mainly expert in female surgery. They dabble some in female hormones. A BodylogicMD doctor is … Continued
More and more men are being started on testosterone gels by the traditional physicians as direct to consumer advertising campaigns take their effect. We also see a flurry of new testosterone delivery systems being pushed out in from traditional pharmaceutical companies. Testosterone now comes in patches and gels that can be applied to the scrotum, … Continued
Thanks to BodyLogicMD, the general public is becoming increasingly aware of the benefits of hormone replacement therapy in the aging male. Andropause or Male Menopause as it is sometimes referred to, is very common in the Baby Boomer population. This has not gone by unnoticed by the mainstream pharmaceutical industry. Two main issues are now … Continued
I’ve always loved the name “BodyLogicMD” because I encourage my patients to take a logical approach to proactive healthcare. At the initial consult, this means taking time to understand what each hormone level means and linking it to symptoms of deficiency or excess, rather than just handing out prescriptions for replacement. Today, as my son … Continued
By Dr. Joseph Agnello, Denver Bioidentical Hormones Expert Back in the ‘90s, doctors and scientists were not well aware of the link between hormone deficiencies and pain issues, so hormone replacement therapy (HRT) was not a part of the treatment paradigm. However, in the past 10 to 15 years, the literature of both the HRT and … Continued
Medical Mondays – You ask the questions and our highly trained bioidentical hormones experts will post your answer LIVE! Q: A friend of mine mentioned pellet therapy the other day, saying that it’s superior to traditional methods because it only requires one doctor’s visit every six months. From what he says, the process is painless … Continued
I recently switched from using synthetic (non-bioidentical) hormones to BHRT. My question is how long will I have to use hormone therapy? I’ve heard that most doctors encourage women to use standard HRT drugs for as short of a period as possible, but being that I’m now using natural bioidentical hormones, does the same rule apply?
I’m 49 and I recently underwent a hysterectomy in June of 2010. Ever since, I’ve been experiencing several symptoms that I thought were only for women going through menopause. Hot flashes, night sweats, fatigue, mood swings, you name it. Being that I no longer have a uterus or ovaries, am I still a candidate for hormone replacement therapy?