Should women take HRT before the menopause? Some experts now say it’s the best way to ease your symptoms – and avoid long-term health problems - but is this just another way of selling more drugs? Bioidentical doctors would certainly not recommend it but is it for you?
AnnA Rushton | October 22, 2014 | 0 comments
Early menopause can happen for a variety of reasons. How can you help protect yourself from this sudden hormone imbalance which occurs and can carry health risks?
AnnA Rushton | June 2, 2014 | 0 comments
With HRT now recommended for no longer than 5 years, many women are looking for a natural alternative. Suddenly stopping can bring on severe symptoms so this handy guide tells you how to do it simply and easily.
Dr Tony Coope | April 9, 2014 | 68 comments
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
Dr Tony Coope | January 31, 2014 | 0 comments
Research in France and Denmark has shown HRT could significantly increase women’s chances of having asthma attacks severe enough to put them in hospital.
AnnA Rushton | July 8, 2013 | 0 comments
Although 12 is a good number for a jury, it’s not enough to convince that a research finding has widespread applications.
AnnA Rushton | June 3, 2013 | 0 comments
A French study has identified an increased risk for menopausal women on oral oestrogen-only Hormone Replacement Therapy and the possibility of gallbladder surgery.
AnnA Rushton | April 1, 2013 | 0 comments
Women are ruled by their two main hormones: progesterone and oestrogen, but with the rise of synthetic hormones in the Pill, Coil and HRT do you know the difference why you need bio-identical hormones and not their chemical equivalents?
Dame Dr Shirley Bond | March 29, 2013 | 4 comments
It is a vexing question as signs are not always clear or consistent and not all apply to every woman. However there are some that are usually present and bioidentical hormones can help you deal naturally with them.
Dr Andrew Weil | December 7, 2012 | 1 comment
Hormones have the power to roll back the effects of ageing and boost sexual activity. Patrick Holford explains why HRT is not the answer, but bioidentical hormones are.
Patrick Holford | April 17, 2012 | 0 comments