Category: Andropause

January 12, 2016

Taking the Guesswork out of Hormone Levels

Dr. Miranda Wiley, ND The practice of hormone therapy has come under a lot of criticism in the last few decades. Historically, synthetic hormones have been prescribed for women based on little more than the diagnosis of “menopause”, or for men based on age. While the nature of the hormones themselves – estrogen from horses, […]

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Menopause and Andropause – Hormonal Changes As We Age

 Dr. Lisa Polinsky, ND We don’t stop playing because we grow old; we grow old because we stop playing. George Bernard Shaw Symptoms of peri-menopause and menopause for women can be similar to what men experience during their own hormonal changes of andropause (colloquially known as ‘male menopause’).  Nightsweats, fatigue, insomnia, depression and reduced libido […]

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