Food for hormones, part II
Last updated 11/15/2007 at Noon
Hormone replacement therapy (HRT) is based on the incorrect assumption that your body becomes incapable of producing appropriate amounts of hormones simply because we reach a certain age. Your body does alter its hormone production as you pass through the stages of life, but hormone problems are a function of how healthy you are, not how old you are.
New research is continually emerging. Women are now using synthetic, natural “plant-derived” and synthesized “bio-identical” compounded pharmaceutical hormones. The problem for the consumer is education. They simply do not know what th...