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Study: HRT safer than previously thought

In Hormone Replacement Therapy by Karen Eisenbraun, CHNC August 30th, 20180 Comments

Hormone Replacement Therapy or HRT is safer than previously thought,  This treatment is effective at reducing menopausal symptoms along with the risk for other serious health conditions. Hormone replacement therapy is used to boost estrogen and progesterone levels in women going through menopause. Normal levels of estrogen and progesterone help the body function more optimally.  HRT can lower the risk of serious health conditions including osteoporosis, heart disease, and cancer. HRT has been widely used …

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7 signs you may be experiencing perimenopause

In Hormone Replacement Therapy by Karen Eisenbraun, CHNC September 1st, 20180 Comments

For many women, perimenopause begins in their 40s, but for some it can start in their 30s or even earlier. If you’re nearing menopause, you may start noticing certain symptoms several years before menopause actually begins. This time leading up to menopause, known as perimenopause, is the period when the ovaries start to produce less estrogen. This decline in hormones can cause symptoms such as irregular periods, hot flashes, and emotional changes. Perimenopause typically lasts …