Understanding Menopause: The Effects Of Aging

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Estrogen and progesterone are female sex hormones produced by the ovaries. Luteinizing Hormone (LH) and Follicle-Stimulating Hormone (FSH) regulate these sex hormones to aid in the reproductive process, but when a woman goes through menopause, her ovaries become less responsive to LH and FSH. This means that the circulation and production of estrogen significantly decline, resulting in a host of … Read More

Tips for Naturally Balancing Your Hormones

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Over the years, many women struggling with hormonal issues including menopause have turned to hormone replacement therapy (HRT). While there are many medical ways to help reduce any menopause hormones-related issues, there are some natural menopause treatments that can help supplement HRT. Here are a few of them. Eat Broccoli Vegetable like broccoli, brussels sprouts, cabbage, cauliflower, and kohlrabi contain … Read More

Could You Benefit from Bioidentical Hormone Replacement?

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While decreasing levels of estrogen are a normal part of aging for women, it can lead to adverse effects: weight gain, muscle weakness, decreased collagen, and increased risk of cardiovascular disease can all be caused by low estrogen levels in menopause. Fortunately, there are options for balancing hormones during menopause. One popular treatment choice is bioidentical hormone replacement therapy. Bioidentical … Read More

Benefits of Testosterone Replacement Therapy for Men

If you, like many other individuals, have decided you’re sick of low testosterone issues, you may opt for low testosterone treatments like testosterone replacement therapy. And though you may not know it, there are numerous benefits that stem from low testosterone treatments. Let’s take a look at a few of them. Improved Mood One of the main benefits of testosterone … Read More

Alternatives to a Breast Lift or Implant Without the Surgery

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Many people have taken a look at having a breast lift, but aren’t sold on the idea of surgery. For people out there who aren’t into the idea of surgery, but still want some work done on their breasts, there are some alternatives. The first alternative is a breast auto-augmentation. Compared to a regular breast augmentation, this procedure uses a … Read More

A recommendation of Dr. John Carrozzella

Daria Anne DiGiovanni recently came in for a consultation wih Dr. C- looking for relief from a life long hormone imbalance. Her visit moved her to write the article below on her personal website. We are so happy with her outcome, we had to share it here. In a departure from my usual posts on writing and publishing, I’d like to … Read More

Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy Myths, Busted

As a person ages, they are likely to deal with certain things like weight fluctuations, night sweats, and mood swings. To treat these kinds of issues, many people turn to hormone replacement. One form of hormone replacement is bioidentical hormone replacement therapy. Even though so many people utilize bioidentical hormone replacement therapy, there are so many myths out there about … Read More

Hard Truths About Erectile Dysfunction and Connected Health Issues

Over 35 million men in the United States are losing their hair. That’s a lot of hair loss. It doesn’t do great things for self-esteem, but we’re pretty good about hair loss treatment and it’s a visually noticeable thing, so having conversations about it is fairly standard-issue. Then there’s Erectile Dysfunction. Men having trouble with erectile dysfunction (ED) aren’t so eager … Read More

Dr. C. Answers Your Frequently Asked Questions

  Do hormones cause cancer? Unequivocally no. Hormones do not cause cancer. That fallacy came about thanks to several different studies in the early 2000’s, primarily the Women’s Health Initiative in 2002, which conflated synthetic hormones with Bioidentical Hormones. But there is an enormous difference between the two. These studies pertain only to synthetic hormones, which can cause cancer. The … Read More

Low T: 4 Warning Signs of Low Testosterone in Men

In men, testosterone is an essential hormone that affects both appearance and sexual development. It helps to build muscle and bone mass and also helps to stimulate sperm production. In short, testosterone is a big part of what makes men men. As such, healthy levels of testosterone are very important for men’s bodies, but what happens if they have a low … Read More