Hormones play a critical role in many different aspects of your physiology. Due to this important role, a hormone imbalance can wreak havoc on the regular functioning of your body.
Here are some typical signs of a hormone imbalance:
It is important to get hormone testing to check if you are in balance and identify potential areas of compromise. Once we receive these test results our NDs can incorporate a natural treatment plan. Hormone testing is especially important for women approaching menopause. The natural decline of reproductive hormones that comes with menopause can cause an imbalance with negative side effects. For these women it is best to have hormone labs drawn 19-21 days after their last period.
Our recommended female hormone profile includes testing of: Estradiol, progesterone, testosterone, LH, FSH, and DHEA-S.