Lately, your body has not felt like your own. You never had any problems before. You’ve been healthy and full of energy, but then everything changed. Ever since you reached middle-age, you feel like a clock that is winding down. There have been other troubling symptoms as well. You tried ignoring them at first, finally breaking down to see your primary care doctor. After a thorough examination and some tests, you have been informed that there is nothing wrong with you. Chalk it up to getting older. Your doctor could be wrong. Bioidentical hormone replacement therapy could be the best alternative for you.
Why Consider Bioidentical Hormone Replacement?
The main reason that you should consider bioidentical hormone replacement is you are going through a period of hormonal changes as your body gets ready for the transition of shutting down your reproductive system. As your hormones fluctuate, it can put you through a host of unpleasant changes. Whether you are a man or a woman, your reproductive hormones are responsible for more than your sexual health. They play a major role in your well-being. When your hormones drop significantly, it can take away your energy and your stamina, making you feel weak. Fatigue and insomnia go hand in hand. Irritability is common as well as your emotions go up and down like a roller coaster. Unexplained weight gain is common. You may also find that your mind seems fuzzy and it is hard to remember things or concentrate.
You are not going crazy. Your body is telling you about the changes that are going on inside of you. The most important thing you can do is listen. Get your reproductive hormones back on track with hormone replacement and your other hormones may follow suit as well.
How Does Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Work?
Bioidentical hormone replacement involves taking hormones that have the same chemical makeup as your hormones. They are meant to replenish any reproductive hormones that you are lacking, restoring balance to your body. You have several options when you choose to have bioidentical hormone replacement therapy. Only our doctor can prescribe bioidentical hormone replacement therapy and will help you to choose the alternative.
Getting Started with Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy
The first step to hormone replacement therapy is to see our team. You will need to be evaluated for possible imbalances in hormones. It is key that our doctor rules out any other conditions that could be causing your symptoms. If hormones are to blame, our doctor will pinpoint which ones and prescribe the proper dosage of medication to help you feel like yourself again.
Contact Us Today
If you are wondering if bioidentical hormone replacement therapy is right for, visit Knox Wellness in Knoxville. Our staff is happy to answer any questions you may have. Contact us today to schedule a consultation and find out more about how bioidentical hormones can help alleviate the symptoms of aging.