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What Do Hormones Effect?
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“ We need not be afraid – we need to be more educated . ”
- Linda Ekins, 60, Registered Nurse
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Normal balance of hormones (young woman) is 2:1 Estradiol to Estrone.
Synthetic HRT (oral estrogen): the ratio converts to 1:2 . (more Estrone)
High levels of Estrone are responsible for an increase in breast cancer in women taking oral estrogen for longer than 10 years
Biologically Identical / “Natural” Hormones: molecularly identical to the hormones that are produced in the body
This means if implanted just under the skin they are biologically available whenever needed
Produces a steady -state with consistent serum levels
Potential Side Effects of Oral Estrogen Therapy
2002 Women’s Health Initiative Study :
The largest, most rigorous study ever on hormone therapy
Increased risk of Endometrial Cancer
Increased risk of Breast Cancer
Produces a “roller coaster” effect
Reverse the estradiol / estrone ratio from 2:1 to 1:2
Fluid retention and weight gain
“ First pass” metabolism through the liver to be activated
You have to take something EVERY day
Increases the chance of breast cancer after 10 years
FACTS: Synthetic Hormones
What would my doctor say?
“ There is still a lot of confusion even among physicians about hormone therapy, and many avoid prescribing it. It can be a real problem for women to find a doctor who is willing to discuss all the benefits and risks of hormone therapy."
JoAnn Manson, MD CHIEF OF PREVENTIVE MEDICINE HARVARD’S BRIGHAM & WOMEN’S HOSPITAL Author, Hot Flashes, Hormones and Your Health
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FACTS: Bioidentical Hormones
Safe. There has never been any more than minor adverse complications
Natural. These compounded hormones are identical to the hormones you once had in abundance
Effective World Wide. These hormones have been used world wide since 1935
Metabolizes Naturally. These pellets are metabolized gradually over 4 to 6 months as your natural hormones functioned years ago
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PELLET HORMONE REPLACEMENT THERAPY IS MOST LIKELY PROVIDES SOME MEASURE OF PROTECTION FROM BREAST CANCER Breast Cancer Incidence with Pellets 1992-2002 Dr. Tutera 2003 Time on Number of Cases of Pellet HRT Patients Total Breast Cancer 0-2 years 352 1 3-5 years 471 0 5-25 years 153 0 976 1 Breast Cancer
Complete RELIEF of symptoms. Hot Flashes 90.8% Depression 75.8% Irritability 73.3% Painful Intercourse 71.6% Loss of Sex Drive 67.0% Headaches 66.7% Tired / No Energy 65.9% Poor Memory 63.1% Insomnia 61.4% Palpitations 59.3% Bone Pains 54.2% Recurrent Cystitis 44.0% Get your life back.
AMERCAN JOURNAL OF OB/GYN (1990):
“ Bio-Identical Hormone Pellets demonstrated a four-fold increase in bone density over oral estrogen and 2.5 times greater than patches”
ORAL: 1-2 %/year
PELLET THERAPY: 8.3% /year
Doctor’s Care: Dr. Hale will review each lab evaluation and personal medical history
SottoPelle Certified: Dr. Hale is certified by SottoPelle to assure his comprehensive knowledge of Hormone Replacement Therapy
Customized Programs: No pellets are implanted until we have the results back on your lab work
Regular Evaluations: You will be seen in 4 to 6 weeks to re-evaluate your new blood hormone levels
Getting You Feeling Great Again: Usually in 5 to 7 days patients report marked improvement in energy, increased sex drive, fewer if any headaches and an overall feeling of wellbeing.
We cannot stop the progression of aging but we can slow it down by returning your hormones to near the way they were when you were 25. Fight Aging
What’s the process?
EVALUATE: Extensive medical history related to hormones
What hormones do to keep you healthy
How the lack of hormones can effect your health and the way you feel
The process of implantation of hormones subcutaneously
TEST: Blood is tested for a variety of hormones that are important to your feeling good and to slow down aging
IDENTIFY: We identify your particular hormone deficiency levels
CUSTOMIZE: The amount of hormones you need is proposed
Treatment is SIMPLE.
WHERE? Pellets are placed just under the skin in the buttocks
HOW LONG DOES IT TAKE? Usually 12-15 min. max
HOW LONG DOES IT LAST? Varies from patient to patient. Usually 3-4 mos.
After 3-4 mos., return for more pellets in the other hip.
Hormones stay consistent – not “roller coaster”
Available 24/7 as your body needs it
Complete your HRC Forms
An Appointment will be made for your personal Hormone Replacement Therapy Plan
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