Posts Tagged ‘ hormones ’

Hormones for the Holidays

Hormones do not take holidays; instead, they naturally cycle and decrease as we age, especially for women reaching menopause. So, they never take a holiday, which means they are always working to cope with natural physical changes.  As these levels decrease in a woman’s body, symptoms of aging appear and begin to persist. Physicians recognize… Read More »


Benefits of Hormone Pellet Therapy

Hormone replacement therapy is a treatment that many women and men are turning to as they age. Hormone therapy for both sexes, which has been around since the 1930s, is gaining in popularity. More and more people are discovering just how easy and effective the procedure is when implemented correctly. Women going through menopause are particularly… Read More »


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Hormonal Contraception Vs. Barrier Contraception – Knowing The Difference

Hormonal contraception, as the name implies, is a type of medication. Birth control pills are the most popular, but there are also shots and patches. Barrier contraception, on the other hand, stops semen from reaching its intended destination. Condoms and IUDs (intra-uterine devices) are both barrier forms of contraception. Hormonal contraception is often easier to… Read More »


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Foods for Uterine Fibroids

While we at Woodlands OBGYN treat uterine fibroids, we thought it would be a good time to share more information about them and how you can naturally prevent them via a smart diet. In short, uterine fibroids are non-cancerous growths that develop in or just outside a woman’s uterus. The fibroids develop from normal uterus… Read More »