Bio-identical hormone pellet therapy uses hormones derived from natural plant sources to exactly replicate our own normal hormonal levels. This type of hormone replacement therapy has been found to be extremely effective. Unlike oral and other forms of hormonal therapy, which often produce fluctuating hormone levels, pellet therapy provides sustained hormone levels throughout the entire day, without any roller coaster effect. Because these hormone pellets are completely natural, you don’t suffer the drawbacks associated with synthetics.
Hormone pellets, which are smaller than a grain of rice, are placed in the fatty tissue underneath your skin and closely mimic the actions of healthy hormone producing organs.
There have been studies that indicate hormone replacement pellets are extremely effective for the relief of symptoms associated with menopause. This includes improved bone density, the restoration of normal sleep patterns and an increased sex drive as well as performance. Pellet implants are also utilized in the treatment of migraine headaches, vaginal dryness and incontinence. Over the years, there have been hundreds of studies that show pellet therapy helps prevent breast cancer, Alzheimer’s and even dementia.
For men, testosterone levels begin to decline in your early 30’s. and most men should be tested at the age of 45. Symptoms of low testosterone include lack of mental acuity, fatigue and loss of libido. Pellet therapy holds the ability to sustain normal levels of testosterone that would otherwise be produced by the testes. Pellet therapy is ideal for men who desire the benefits of a natural hormone without the negative drawbacks of a synthetic substitute.
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