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Bioidentical vs Synthetic Hormones: Why Each Is Useful

Women and men considering hormone replacement therapy in Baton Rouge and our clinics in Denham Springs and Metairie often ask whether bioidentical or synthetic hormones are more beneficial and if one type is safer than the other. The answer is that patients can benefit from either type of hormone, and there's little evidence to suggest …

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Hormone Balance

Hormone balance is extremely important for a healthy mind and body. Think about it, hormones pretty much run your body, and they frequently change with age. Sometimes these changes are normal like puberty, menopause, and perimenopause. But other times your hormones can get out of whack due to toxins in food you eat or interact …

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Sexual Dysfunction in Women

The female sexual response system is very complex and, even now, isn’t fully understood yet. Today’s society, however, more fully embraces the nature of sex and sexual desire, as well as has a shifting focus on conditions women experience that have not been well explored before. Because of this rapidly evolving spotlight on women and …

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UNDERSTANDING BIOIDENTICAL HORMONES

SAY GOODBYE TO SYNTHETIC HORMONES.When men and women start getting older, many turn to hormone therapy to help them look and feel younger again. Hormone therapy has been especially helpful at treating the symptoms of menopause in women, including hot flashes and fatigue. It used to be that all hormone therapy utilized synthetic hormones. Though …

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