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Why does a woman with menopause or a hysterectomy need hormones?

It is a proven scientific fact that menopause or hysterectomy can cause hormonal imbalance in women. As per the reports of National Women’s health Information Centre, USA, one out of three women by the age of 60 has a hysterectomy done which also amount to 600,000 per annum. If you count the women in 40 plus age group with pre-menopause/menopause symptoms with this statistic you will know that a sizable women population of the country is suffering from hormonal constraint.

What is menopause?

Menopause is a stage where your ovaries lose the ability to produce higher levels of hormones that include estrogen, testosterone and progesterone.  Ovaries as you know are reproductive glands designated to store and release eggs into fallopian tubes. Menopause […]

Irritable Male Syndrome: What You Need to Know

shutterstock_92835067When it comes to the aging process, most people associate irritability with menopause; however, middle-aged men often experience irritability and hormone-related mood swings.

Andropause – a condition that afflicts middle-aged men in which their testosterone levels dip – typically causes irritability and mood swings in men between the ages of 30 and 60.  This irritability is caused by hormonal imbalances, which can also cause the following symptoms:

  • Weight gain
  • Decreased energy levels
  • Mental fogginess
  • Lower sex drive
  • Erectile dysfunction
  • Loss of muscle mass
  • Depression

The official name for these mood swings is Irritable Male Syndrome (IMS).  IMS occurs when high cortisol levels (which can cause weight gain and anxiety) meet low testosterone levels.  These hormonal levels […]

How Can Human Growth Hormone Therapy Help Me?

The older you get, the more comfortable and content you get in your own skin.  While you wouldn’t trade your years on this earth for anything, you would like to get back that kind of youthful energy, sex drive, and muscle definition that you used to have.

But you don’t need a time machine to enjoy those sensations again – you just need human growth hormone therapy from the Fountain of Youth Medical Spa in Victoria, Texas!

At Fountain of Youth Medical Spa, anti-aging expert Dr. Nhi Le administers human growth hormone (HGH) therapy designed to counteract symptoms […]