HPA Axis Suppression: Symptoms, Causes, and Treatments by BodyLogicMD The hypothalamic–pituitary–adrenal (HPA) axis—the complex relationship between the hypothalamus, the pituitary gland, and the adrenals—is something that few people think about, or even know about. However, chronic daily stressors as well as serious life changes can cause problems with the HPA axis and lead to symptoms … Continued
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Medical Mondays – You ask the questions and our highly trained bioidentical hormones experts will post your answer LIVE! Q: I signed up last week to meet with a BodyLogicMD doctor in Greenville, SC. Before I can meet with my doctor, I was told that I need to complete a series of tests. Some are … Continued
When it comes to preventive and functional medicine practiced by me and other physicians in the BodyLogicMD network, labs and testing are extremely important. Doctors can easily miss the target if they treat patients according to their symptoms alone. We need the lab results to truly understand what’s going on in your body.