The New York Times reported on how best to tackle menopausal symptoms, and transdermal progesterone gets a thumbs up.
Doctors who use bioidentical hormones know the benefits, but there is much disinformation around in the media and from doctors and others. Two private GP’s with many years experience give their views.
A good night’s sleep is vital for good health and at menopause low progesterone levels impact both sleep and mood.
A frequent question is whether thyroid medication can be used with bioidentical hormones and the answer is yes. But what you eat can make your thyroid problem worse.
Keeping your heart healthy with progesterone is a great start, but knowing your ‘heart age’ with a free online assessment could help you see if are at risk.
Dr Dach examines why vitamin D is essential for bones and to prevent serious health disease and exactly why the latest study has got it wrong.
For the majority of women this is thankfully short lived and restoring progesterone levels after birth is helpful but a surprisingly high proportion may be at risk of future depression.
Know the signs and you could save your your life.
Reported in the Daily Mail last week a study claimed it can cut hip replacements and boost bone. Dr Tony Coope, an experienced private GP in bioidentical hormone usage, gives his view on why it is better for osteoporosis