Monday, October 7, 2013

BIO IDENTICAL HORMONE REPLACEMENT THERAPY

QUESTION: News reports about bio-identical hormone replacement therapy and articles are everywhere I look. Women clearly have an extreme interest in this subject, but what about men? DR. SANCHEZ: You’re correct. Bio-identical Hormone Replacement Therapy, or BHRT, is now an established medical treatment with very encouraging outcomes for women and for men. Women are more [...]

HORMONE PELLET THERAPY

QUESTION: How are bio-identical hormones usually taken? DR. SANCHEZ: For estrogen replacement and testosterone replacement oral pills don’t work very well; acid in the mouth and stomach interfere with delivery of the medications and diminish their effectiveness. What we’re aiming at is the correct level of hormones in the blood, not the gut. Restoring youthful [...]