Category Archives for "Hormone Imbalances"

What Does the Thyroid Do for the Body?

Have you ever found yourself wondering what does the thyroid do for the body, exactly? This tiny gland plays a surprisingly large role, affecting virtually every organ and controlling things like how fast your heart beats and whether you gain or lose weight. Over 12% of people will have some sort of thyroid problem in […]

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Can Hormonal Imbalance Cause Infertility?

A question we often hear from our patients is, “Can hormonal imbalance cause infertility?” The answer is yes. Our hormones influence and control many of the body’s most important processes, including fertility. In fact, hormonal imbalance is one of the leading causes of infertility in women. Whether you have just started to consider pregnancy or […]

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Meet With a Holistic Fertility Specialist

Many studies suggest that fertility rates have been declining in recent decades. Environmental and lifestyle changes, such as stress and diet, are likely major influences of this downward trend. The CDC states that 12.1% of women aged 15-44 have impaired fecundity. In that same age range, 7.3 million women have used infertility services – roughly […]

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Fatigued? Weight Gain? We Offer Thyroid Testing

If you’re suffering from a thyroid condition, you are not alone. It is estimated that 20 million Americans have some form of thyroid disease, with up to 60% of them unaware of their condition. Going undiagnosed can put patients at risk for serious conditions, such as osteoporosis, infertility, and cardiovascular diseases. Thyroid problems are much […]

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Anemia, Inflammation, and Autoimmune Diseases

The first thing we usually think of when we think of managing an auto immune disease is eating anti-inflammatory foods. People don’t typically think of anemia as an important player in autoimmune recovery, but it can actually be very consequential. There are many types of anemia, not just iron-deficiency anemia and some types are associated […]

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Deficiency? Try Hormone Replacement Therapy – Houston TX

In our 40s and 50s, many people begin to experience hormonal changes that interfere with the normal functioning of their bodies. Common problems associated with hormonal imbalance include: weight gain, fatigue, low libido, memory decline and muscle loss. Instead of being free to enjoy this stage of life, many people are left suffering. With hormone […]

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Thyroid Deficiency

The thyroid gland impacts every function in the body because it controls metabolism. Having thyroid levels in optimal range is critical for good health and well-being. Low thyroid levels can cause increased cortisol levels which can lead to adrenal fatigue. Thyroid Deficiency symptoms include- Cold Intolerance, Cold Hands and Feet Fatigue Constipation Depression Brain Fog […]

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