The Major Hormones That Affect Your Weight

The Major Hormones That Affect Your Weight

It is beyond frustrating when you know you are eating right, exercising enough, and trying hard to manage your stress…and you STILL cannot achieve your weight loss goals. What if 2018 can be a year of reaching (and even surpassing) your weight loss goals instead of...
This Hormone DOES Cause Cancer

This Hormone DOES Cause Cancer

Last month I got a call no doctor wants to get. My patient Helen (never real names of my patients) told me she was diagnosed with breast cancer. It is possible to be lucky with cancer, and we think this is the case for her. Early stage, caught on a mammogram, but...
Is Your Brain “On Fire”?

Is Your Brain “On Fire”?

One of my patients recently cracked me up when she told me she is now known among her family as the one whose “brain is on fire”. What??? What she’s talking about is the mental sharpness that she has acquired from the well-rounded hormone balancing program that we...
“How Long Do I Have to Take Hormones?”

“How Long Do I Have to Take Hormones?”

“How long do I have to take hormones?” This question comes up with pretty much every woman I talk to about hormone replacement therapy. I am going to approach my answer from a few different angles. I often say that there exists a continuum of doctors, where on one end...