How Do Hormones Play a Role in Your Sleep Habits?

The Link Between Sleeplessness and Hormones by BodyLogicMD In an ideal scenario, sleep would come naturally and quickly upon going to bed and hitting the pillow. But more often than not, this is not the case, as millions of Americans struggle with sleeping problems and insomnia. While there are several possible causes for having trouble … Continued

Consumers Confused by Nutritional Labels

Get Your (Nutrition) Facts Straight! by BodyLogicMD A trip to the supermarket for groceries can turn into a daunting task when faced with a dozen aisles stocked with packaged foods claiming to be “healthy.” Nutritional information on labels and restaurant menus can be incredibly deceiving, and many of the health claims on these foods are … Continued

Give Yourself the Gift of Health this Holiday Season

Benefits of Hormone Therapy in Men and Women by BodyLogicMD While it may not fit in your stocking, you can give yourself one gift this holiday season that will last long past the time you take down the tree and put away the decorations… the gift of health. As you age, your body is less … Continued

Could Sleep Apnea be to Blame for Memory Loss?

The Link Between Sleep Habits and Memory by BodyLogicMD It’s easy to write off symptoms like memory loss and difficulty focusing as side effects of stress or preoccupation rather than telltale signs of a medical problem. And in some cases, that impulse is totally fine. But when symptoms become consistent enough and severe enough, it … Continued

How BHRT Can Improve Arthritic Joint Pain

Arthritis Symptoms Linked to Decrease in Estrogen by BodyLogicMD Of the many symptoms of aging, joint pain can be one of the worst. Joint pain, especially related to rheumatoid arthritis and osteoarthritis, is significantly more common in women than in men, but it can be quite debilitating for both. If you have joint pain or … Continued

Exploring Your Options: Alternatives to Hysterectomy

Pros, Cons, and Options by BodyLogicMD It’s a startling fact, but an estimated one in three women in the United States will have a hysterectomy by the age of 60. The operation, which involves surgical removal of all or part of the uterus, can lead to serious complications. Urinary incontinence, vaginal prolapse, fistula formation, and chronic … Continued

Ghosts, Goblins, and Hormone Therapy — What are You Scared of?

You SHOULD be Spooked about Hormonal Imbalance by BodyLogicMD Halloween is just around the corner, and for many people, the holiday represents light-hearted fun, costumes, and treats—although there are plenty of reminders of the darker, scarier things in life as well. While Hollywood focuses on sensationalizing fictional fears like monsters, ghosts, or things that go … Continued

Protect Yourself from Lead Contamination and Other Environmental Exposures

by BodyLogicMD Millions of Americans rallied support when the water crisis in Flint, Michigan exposed more than 8,000 children under the age of 6 to unsafe levels of lead. However, the efforts to help Michigan bounce back were soon overshadowed by a harrowing discovery—scores of cities across the U.S. also faced a similar tragedy—they just … Continued