Category Archives: Hormone Therapy Baton Rouge

A couple in their 40s who take bioidentical hormone replacement therapy are jogging on a dirt road.

Bioidentical or Synthetic Hormones: What’s the Difference?

If you're reading this blog post, you likely have some interest in hormone replacement therapy in the Baton Rouge area as a way to address a condition or conditions related to hormonal imbalances. There's also a pretty good chance that you're confused about the differences between bioidentical and synthetic hormones. Hopefully, this blog post can …

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A couple rests on a grassy field in Baton Rouge and discuss their interest in hormone replacement therapy.

How Do I Talk to My Spouse About Starting HRT?

Choosing to start hormone replacement therapy (HRT) is a very personal decision. At our Baton Rouge-area practice, we remind patients that everyone experiences aging—there is absolutely nothing to be ashamed of.  Unfortunately, sometimes men and women can feel uncomfortable talking about their hormone struggles. They may be unsure of how to broach the subject and …

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A man who is taking HRT rests after winning a game of pickleball.

HRT: Are There Side Effects of Starting or Stopping?

If you’re interested in hormone replacement therapy (HRT), you likely have some questions about the possible side effects of introducing additional hormones to your body or decreasing them if you decide to stop treatment. Hormones significantly affect many aspects of your physical and emotional well-being, which is why it’s important to work with an experienced …

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Are You a Candidate for HRT? Here’s How to Know

Aging isn’t always a smooth, simple process. Many men and women struggle with unwanted side effects that can cause physical or mental discomfort. Hormone replacement therapy (HRT) at our Baton Rouge, Denham Springs, or Metairie locations can help reverse some of these problems. But how do you know if hormone replacement therapy is right for …

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A woman who has noted a cognitive boost after undergoing hormone replacement therapy works on her laptop at a coffee shop.

Cognitive Benefits of Hormone Therapy for Women

New research published in October 2019 shows that long-term hormone replacement therapy—such as treatments we offer in Baton Rouge, Denham Springs and Metarie—is linked to improved cognitive health in post-menopausal women. These findings are especially important because almost two-thirds of all Americans diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease are women. Raw numbers underscore the significance of that …

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A man and a woman who receive HGH and sermorelin therapy play basketball at a park.

Sermorelin and HGH Therapy – What’s the Difference?

As scientists learn more about the aging process, the importance of human growth hormone (HGH) has become clear. It’s a substance crucial to cell growth and overall wellness. Some of the benefits of higher HGH levels include: Faster metabolism Improved hearth health Increased muscle strength Higher libido Stronger immune function Our hormone therapy team in …

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Hormones & Age: Understanding the Ups and Downs

You change through the years—and so do your hormones. The endocrine system adapts throughout our different stages of life, creating fluctuations in metabolism, sex drive, and overall mood. While age impacts us all, you don't have to suffer through it. Anti-aging solutions, such as hormone replacement therapy,  help our Baton Rouge patients feel great at …

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HGH: It’s More Than Just A Sports Scandal

Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson. Alex Rodriguez. Sylvester Stallone. What do they have in common? All have been linked to using human growth hormone (HGH) to improve athletic performance and enhance their bodies. The therapy is not allowed for most pro athletes, and thanks to the rules in professional sports, HGH has become associated with doping …

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Testosterone Replacement Therapy: What to Expect

Testosterone replacement therapy is a common treatment at our Baton Rouge anti-aging clinic, and it’s known to be one of the most transformative and powerful approaches we offer. A low testosterone level can cause a variety of common age-related issues, so it’s no surprise many of the male (and even female) patients we see are …

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Testosterone: The Unexpected Women’s Health Hormone

Women seeking anti-aging hormone therapy in our Baton Rouge clinic are often surprised to learn how significant a role testosterone plays in their hormonal health. Mainly associated with men’s health issues, testosterone is often overlooked when it comes to female wellness, especially its effectiveness in combating the aging process. While estrogen and progesterone are commonly …

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