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Types of Transgender Feminizing Hormone Therapy

Types of Transgender Feminizing Hormone Therapy

3 Types of Feminizing Hormone Therapy for Transgender Women Beginning feminizing hormone therapy is an exciting and important stage in a transgender woman’s transition, as she takes another important step toward becoming her authentic self. But starting feminizing...

Low Testosterone’s Role in Erectile Dysfunction

Low Testosterone’s Role in Erectile Dysfunction

Does Low Testosterone Cause Erectile Dysfunction? Erectile dysfunction – the inability to achieve or maintain a firm erection – is a complicated issue.  But while the causes of “ED” are many, the end result is always the same: frustration and embarrassment. In this...

Treating Male Hypogonadism with Testosterone Replacement Therapy

Treating Male Hypogonadism with Testosterone Replacement Therapy

Testosterone Replacement Therapy for Male Hypogonadism Male hypogonadism is a condition in which a man’s body does not produce sufficient amounts of male hormones. Hypogonadism can affect masculine growth and development during puberty and can result in low sex drive...

SottoPelle Hair Repair Featured in Prime Women Magazine

SottoPelle Hair Repair Featured in Prime Women Magazine

Prime Women online magazine is dedicate to "redefining life for women over 50". This month (September 2021) they worked to find the best products for menopause relief – be it supplements, cooling pads, or hair products – and created a list to help women navigate the...

A Dozen Signs You May Have a Hormone Imbalance

A Dozen Signs You May Have a Hormone Imbalance

12 Common Symptoms of Hormone Imbalance Hormones are chemical “messengers” that regulate the operation of virtually all of the body’s cells and organs. It is natural for hormone levels to fluctuate at various points during a person’s life, such as adolescence, before...

Can Hormone Replacement Lower Glaucoma Risk?

Can Hormone Replacement Lower Glaucoma Risk?

Estrogen Replacement Therapy to Reduce Glaucoma Risk According to a recent clinical study, women who use estrogen-only hormone replacement treatment to alleviate menopausal symptoms may also be lowering their chance of developing glaucoma. Glaucoma is a fairly...

Can Hormone Therapy Help Reverse Diabetes?

Can Hormone Therapy Help Reverse Diabetes?

Hormone Replacement Therapy May Help Reverse Type 2 Diabetes The incidence of type 2 diabetes has exploded in recent years - developing into an epidemic in the United States. Prediabetes affects about 86 million adult Americans (one in every three). Additionally, the...

Hormone Therapy Can Treat Metabolic Syndrome

Hormone Therapy Can Treat Metabolic Syndrome

Testosterone Replacement Can Reverse Metabolic Syndrome The incidence of individuals who are obese or who suffer metabolic problems - such as cardiovascular disease, type 2 diabetes, or non-alcoholic fatty liver disease - are becoming more prevalent. These many...

Hormone Replacement Therapy for Fibromyalgia

Hormone Replacement Therapy for Fibromyalgia

Hormone Replacement Therapy for Fibromyalgia If you have fibromyalgia, your muscles and joints may hurt constantly, or you may suffer from shooting sensations of pain on a daily basis. In any case, this disease has the potential to significantly impair your quality of...

Hormone Therapy After Surgical Menopause

Hormone Therapy After Surgical Menopause

Hormone Therapy Reduces Symptoms of Surgical Menopause Menopause is described as the cessation of a woman's menstrual cycles for a period of more than 12 consecutive months as a result of her ovaries ceasing to function. While menopause develops naturally with age -...

Estrogen May Protect Women from Brain Aneurysms

Estrogen May Protect Women from Brain Aneurysms

Hormone Replacement May Protect Women from Brain Aneurysms A new clinical study recently presented at the Society of Neurointerventional Surgery's seventh annual conference suggests that oral contraceptives plus hormone replacement therapy (HRT) may have an added...

Hormone Replacement Helps Prevent Heart Disease

Hormone Replacement Helps Prevent Heart Disease

Hormone Replacement Protects Against Heart Disease in Women While it is well established that the female heart undergoes changes after menopause, a recent University of Guelph research study is the first to show that hidden changes to the heart actually start...