Bioidentical Hormone Therapy for Women

Menopause is a natural and normal occurrence in women’s lives, but it is also a difficult one for many reasons. Changes in your body’s natural chemistry can affect everything from your physical health to your moods and outlook on life. Menopause also signals the end of the time that you are able to become pregnant, which can cause incredible stress and challenge your mental and emotional wellbeing.

All women experience menopause differently. Some transition with ease while other women encounter symptoms much more severely, which interferes with their health and day to day life. If you find yourself in the latter group, you may feel lost and unsure of how to handle this difficult transition. Newark New Jersey menopause Doctor, Natasha Fuksina M.D.  is well qualified to help guide you through menopause.

How To Treat Symptoms Of Menopause

Because our bodies are incredible self-regulators, many women do not need special treatment options as they experience menopause. However, if your experience is interfering with your daily life and you find your symptoms unbearable, you should know that there are treatment options available.

Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy, also known as BHRT, is one such option for treating the symptoms of menopause. Forms of hormone replacement therapy are often used to treat severe symptoms such as hot flashes, and they may also be used for preventing bone loss and revitalizing sexual function. If you are struggling with any of the symptoms below, bioidentical hormones may be able to help reduce your symptoms.

Most Common Symptoms of Menopause

• Anxiety
• Depression
• Hot Flashes
• Irregular Bleeding
• Lack of Energy
• Low Libido
• Night Sweats
• Painful Intercourse
• Urinary Incontinence
• Weight Gain

An excess or deficiency in estrogen, progesterone, estradiol and thyroid hormones can cause significant health problems in women, especially those who are predisposed to certain conditions. Uterine fibroids and breast cysts are influenced by high levels of estrogen. Returning the body to a proper balance can help protect against these conditions by decreasing the likelihood of their development. Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy is recommended or women post-hysterectomy as therapy can restore the proper ratio of progesterone and estrogen, resulting in less severe menopausal symptoms; and can serve as a natural antidepressant.

Bioidentical Hormones for Menopause

As mentioned above, Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy is a powerful treatment option that women may pursue to counteract some of the symptoms and side effects of menopause. While menopause is unavoidable, the severe fluctuations that occur as a result may be brought under control by supplementing the body with those hormones that are being produced less. Natasha Fuksina M.D. will customize your treatment plan to make sure you only get the hormones your body needs.

Bioidentical hormone replacement therapy is a form of hormone replacement therapy that uses hormones found naturally in plants such as soy and yams. These natural hormones contain the exact chemical structure as the hormones that are naturally produced in our bodies—this is why they are called bioidentical. Many women and Natasha Fuksina M.D. prefer these natural bioidentical hormones to the synthetic hormones that are used in regular, non-identical hormone replacement therapy.

You know your body better than anyone, and if you believe that the symptoms of menopause are preventing you from living the life you wish to lead, you deserve to find the answers. BHRT doctor Natasha Fuksina Newark New Jersey specializes in women’s health and treats the hormone fluctuations that occur during menopause to help you find the relief you’re looking for.

Natasha Fuksina M.D. will thoroughly review your medical history, including your hormone levels, to determine whether bioidentical hormone replacement therapy can help you. Under the close guidance and care of Natasha Fuksina M.D., you may be able to reduce your most severe symptoms and transition to your next phase in life with confidence and peace of mind.

The benefits of a fine-tuned hormonal system also affect our aesthetic appearance. Combined with proper diet and exercise bioidentical hormones will help you lose weight, gain lean muscle, tighten skin elasticity, and not to mention therapy is a safe way to remove cellulite non-surgically. Restoration of sexual function and libido are also an added benefit.

Please do not let this opportunity pass you by. These hormonal changes can be subtle and early detection is your best plan of action.

To learn more about bioidentical hormone therapy for women, call Newark Menopause Specialist, Natasha Fuksina, M.D. today and schedule your initial consultation.