Bioidentical Hormone Therapy in Utah
What does it take to keep your body performing? You’ve adjusted your caloric intake and portions and have started a workout schedule to get your blood flowing, but are still feeling your body slow down. As we age, our bodies slow the production of hormones that help us focus, maintain energy levels and keep us moving. At Freedom Healthcare of Utah, we specialize in bioidentical hormone replacement therapy for both men and women who are struggling with the aging process.
Bioidentical hormone replacement therapy works to restore the right balance of hormones in the body, which increases the body’s performance while reducing the signs of aging. If we can restore the levels of hormones in our bodies to a natural balance, we can recapture our youthful energy levels and see our bodies function in prime condition. With hormone therapy available at our wellness clinics in Sandy and Clinton, Freedom Healthcare of Utah can help balance your hormone levels to fight the signs of aging!
What Does Hormone Therapy Do?
When aging sets in, it feels like it takes an exorbitant amount of energy to do the same simple tasks. These symptoms rear their ugly heads beginning as early as our 30s and only get worse from there. Many of the common signs of aging are evidence that the body’s hormones are off balance. Have you noticed constant fatigue from doing simple tasks or are you having trouble concentrating? From a loss of skin elasticity to a diminished sex drive, low hormone production can wreak havoc on your body and your life. Bioidentical hormone replacement therapy at Freedom Healthcare of Utah matches the hormones naturally produced in your body and restores them to a healthy balance. Bioidentical hormone replacement therapy can treat many of the signs of aging, including:
- Constant fatigue
- Trouble concentrating
- Loss of skin elasticity
- Loss of bone density
- Decreased sex drive
- Loss of muscle tone
- Lack of drive and motivation
- Irregular periods in women
- Hot flashes and night sweats in women
- Weight changes
What’s the Difference Between Bioidentical and Non-Bioidentical Hormones?
Hormone replacement therapy has been around for quite some time. Bioidentical replacement hormones have the same molecular structure as those found naturally in our bodies. Synthetic replacement hormones that have been used in the past aren’t an exact match and don’t have the same effects as bioidentical hormones. The identical chemical structure of bioidentical hormones help keep your heart healthy during treatment. Bioidentical hormones also have beneficial effects on all body tissues and they have very few, if any, side effects or risks.
The aim of bioidentical hormones replacement therapy for men is usually centered on managing testosterone levels. However, Freedom Healthcare of Utah employs hormone therapy to find the right balance of all of your body’s hormones to achieve your best overall health. Find out more about bioidentical hormones for men.
For women, perimenopause and menopause are natural parts of life that produces a myriad of symptoms. Bioidentical hormone replacement therapy for women eases them into the next stage of life by minimizing the most common signs of menopause, including hot and cold flashes, night sweats, mood swings, trouble with memory, fatigue and decreased sex drive. Find out more about bioidentical hormones for women.
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