When should women start Hormone replacement?

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Hormones like estrogen, progesterone and testosterone (yes in women!) deplete with age so all women eventually need hormone replacement. That’s the easy answer. When a woman should start hormone replacement is more complicated and most easily answered by dividing it into two questions. First, when can women replace testosterone, progesterone, and other supplements for hormonal…

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Do all men need testosterone replacement?

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Do I need testosterone replacement? If you want to be back in the game, yes. (You’ll see what I mean at the end.) Male testosterone levels peak in the 20’s. Then testosterone levels decrease slowly, bit by bit every year. By the time men reach their 50’s, testosterone blood levels have decreased by about 1/3.…

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What’s the secret to looking and feeling younger? NAD.

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With normal aging, certain physical changes are simply inevitable. For decades forgetfulness, cloudy thinking or ‘brain fog’, weakness, overwhelming tiredness and loss of motivation have been accepted as part of that inevitability. Research has found that there’s one vital element in the body that is responsible for many of these changes – nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide…

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Brain Benefits of NAD+ IV Therapy

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As we age, our natural supply of NAD, or nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide, decreases. In fact, we lose approximately 40% of our NAD levels by the age of 40. This coenzyme or “helper” molecule is involved in hundreds of metabolic processes like cellular energy and function. It helps convert proteins, fats, carbohydrates, and micronutrients (such as…

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Estrogen 101

Estrogen 101

About Estrogen By: Courtney Lo, PA, Founder Estrogen and Safety When we’re talking about hormone replacement, the biggest one we think of is estrogen. Everyone seems to know that term but honestly I think most women are confused when they hear it… Is it a good or a bad thing? Understandably because estrogen replacement got…

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What is Menopause?

When a woman has gone 12 months without a period – that’s the textbook definition of menopause. When I talk to women (lots of women!), it’s NEVER that simple… The hormonal changes of menopause sure don’t happen “12 months after the last period” – Perimenopausal women complain of sleepless nights, mood swings, irregular bleeding, night…

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Trending: Feminine Rejuvenation

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What exactly is it? In polite language, vague terms like “feminine rejuvenation” really just mean improving or reversing pelvic problems that occur with women throughout life. The medical reality is that difficulties with vaginal function, sexual health, and bladder control affect almost all women at some point. Really? Almost all women? Absolutely. Any woman who’s…

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Percentage of Women with Vaginal Dryness

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Vaginal dryness is surprisingly common at all ages. About 20% of women over 18 have dryness, about 30% suffer through it during the perimenopausal years and most women have dryness after menopause. And it’s not just during intercourse – it can be uncomfortable – irritated, dry, painful all the time like arthritis or other aging…

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The Growing Popularity of Vaginal Rejuvenation

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Over 50% of women have either vaginal dryness or bladder control issues and many women have both after menopause. The treatments for vaginal dryness and bladder control are neck in neck in terms of what brings people into our regenerative medical centers in northern Michigan. And fortunately there’s a lot of overlap in treatments –…

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