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January 14, 2024

Women and Hormone Therapy to Treat Menopause Part 2

Starting on January 24, 2024 Dr. Allen Lawrence, MA, MD, PhD will present a series of 10 workshop programs on Menopause Hormone and other Treatments of Menopause. Dr. Lawrence initially trained as an Ob/Gyn at Cedars Sinai and for the past 50 years has practice Integrative Functional Medicine, specializing in Male and Female Hormone Replacement […]
January 14, 2024

Women and Hormone Therapy to Treat Menopause

Menopause has been a normal stage and state for women since the beginning of our human species, however, what it is, how and why it occurs, what it means to women has only become recently understood and discussed openly. While many women have heard their mother, grandmother or other family members talk about menopause, most […]
November 18, 2023

What Can Hormone Replacement Therapy Do for Me as a Women?

Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT) is a medical treatment that involves supplementing or replacing hormones that your body may not be producing adequately. For women, HRT is regularly used to address signs and symptoms and potential health problems associated with hormonal changes that occur just before, during, and after the onset of menopause.  Here are some […]
November 15, 2023

How Does a Woman Know If She Needs Hormone Replacement?

Determining whether a woman needs hormone replacement therapy (HRT) typically involves a comprehensive evaluation by a trained healthcare professional, such as a gynecologist or endocrinologist. The decision to pursue HRT is based on a combination of factors, including a woman’s symptoms, medical history, and individual circumstances. Here are some common indicators that may suggest a […]
November 11, 2023

What Are Natural Female Hormones?

The hormones most commonly referred to as Natural Female hormones, are those female hormones that are primarily produced and involved in the female reproductive system. These “natural” hormones play crucial roles in the development and functioning of female sexual characteristics, menstrual cycles, and fertility.  The terms Natural and Bio-identical Female Hormones are generally used interchangeably. […]
November 8, 2023

Navigating the Spectrum of Healing: Conventional and Alternative Medicine Approaches

What We Know About Healing People With Many Different Kinds of Illnesses and Therapies Healing people of various illnesses is a complex field that involves medical knowledge, research experience, and the application of various treatment and non-traditional healing techniques and modalities. This article looks at healing through information provided through conventional medical practices as well […]
November 4, 2023

Is Testosterone Replacement Therapy (TRT) Safe for Men?

Testosterone replacement therapy (TRT) can be safe and effective for men when prescribed and monitored properly by an experienced healthcare professional. TRT is primarily used to treat hypogonadism, a condition characterized by low testosterone levels, which can lead to various symptoms such as fatigue, decreased libido, and mood changes. TRT can help restore testosterone levels […]
September 30, 2023

Testosterone Replacement Therapy (TRT): No Increased Heart Risks, New Research Shows

Recent research, presented at ENDO 2023 and published in The New England Journal of Medicine, suggests that testosterone replacement therapy, commonly used to treat “low T,” does not increase the risk of serious heart problems, easing concerns held by experts for nearly a decade. This finding is significant for men who rely on this therapy […]
September 27, 2023

What Are Natural Female Hormones?

The hormones most commonly referred to as Natural Female hormones, are those female hormones that are primarily produced and involved in the female reproductive system. These “natural” hormones play crucial roles in the development and functioning of female sexual characteristics, menstrual cycles, and fertility. The terms Natural and Bio-identical Female Hormones are generally used interchangeably. […]