Hormones are the messengers in the body that travel through the blood stream to start, stop, speed up or slow down your physical and chemical functions and processes across all body systems. As we age we lose our ability to produce the amount of hormones needed to feel at our most optimal health. Research shows that growth hormone production decreases at age 30, while women start to lose estrogen and men lose testosterone in their 40s.
There is a long list of symptoms that affect both men and women experience hormone loss including: weight gain, depression, trouble sleeping and feeling rested, mental clarity and many more. Take the quiz below if you are experiencing any of these symptoms or if you are interested in how you can proactively avoid feeling this way as you age.
There is a quiz for women (top) and one for men (directly below). If you are already receiving Bio-identical Hormone Replacement Therapy and feel as if it isn't working for you as best it could, head to our BHOT page to learn about our method of Bio-identical Hormone Optimization Therapy.