Have you recently been diagnosed with menopause? Or are you experiencing a decrease in libido, insomnia, or depression? A female hormone imbalance treatment session with us might be just what you need for overall wellness. Here's everything to know about functional medicine and its benefits for managing female hormone imbalances.
Hormones such as estrogen, oxytocin, FSH, LH, and progesterone are considered female hormones that are responsible for the regulation of sexual development, mood, and metabolism. An increase or decrease in hormone levels leads to a hormone imbalance. Female hormone imbalance occurs due to a variety of reasons, including aging. As female patients age, the levels of hormones produced can fluctuate, leading to a decrease in reproductive capacity.
Female hormone imbalance can occur for a variety of reasons, including:
You may experience the following symptoms, depending on the cause and severity of your levels of hormone imbalance:
If you've never had a female hormone imbalance treatment session, you might be wondering what to expect during your first appointment. A trained physician at reNu Medical & Injury Center will begin by asking you a series of in-depth questions to determine your current health status, including mental and emotional well-being. Your physician may also request blood work samples and discuss your nutrition and lifestyle choices.
Depending on your symptoms, several treatment options may be prescribed to you, including:
It's common for patients to participate in several forms of hormone imbalance therapy before they start to see an increase in overall wellness.
For more information about female hormone imbalances, contact reNu Medical & Injury Center at (302) 368-0124.