The endocrine system produces a wide range of hormones which are instrumental in the function of our brains, immune systems, and organ health. The commonly referred to sex hormones have receptor sites in every cell of our body and when they are out of balance, they can cause chronic illness, and it is believed, even chronic pain.
Bio Identical hormones are identical in molecular structure to the hormones women make in their own bodies. Bio Identical hormones are synthesized from a plant chemical extracted from yams and soy, rather than the traditional form of hormones that are manufactured from pregnant mare’s urine (and are not identical to human estrogen). There is now expressed concern that traditional forms of hormone therapy may increase risk of certain cancers, so bio identical has become a potentially safer alternative.
With information gathered from ZRT Lab test results, we can determine a course of action that can include, non prescriptive supplementation, nutrient adjustments to improve conversion, or a liver cleanse to clear toxins interfering with hormone uptake. For those with more advance imbalances prescriptive care may be needed These services are provided by our medical oversight, Mary Hagood, FNP-C to local area clients.
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"Tammera Karr's warm personality and neat sense of humor, combined with her ability to read a blood work chart to clue one in as to what was happening on the inside of my body, went a long way towards restoring my health." – Jacque