Female Hormone Health
Hormone balance is an essential part of a woman’s overall health. Issues with hormones not only lead to menstrual cycle issues, but also cause many other health issues. In turn, your overall mental and phystical health contributes significantly to the health of your hormones.
FACTORS IMPACTING FEMALE HORMONE HEALTH
- Lack of sleep
- Poor diet
- Lack of exercise
- Environmental toxin exposure
- Oxidataive stress
- Dysbiosis (imbalance of gut bacteria)
- Genetic issues (MTHFR, COMT)
COMMON CONDITIONS TREATED
Treating women’s hormonal issues requires an understanding of the factors driving the imbalance. This information is gained from thorough case history taking, analysis of pathology testing (which may include a Comprehensive Digestive Stool Analysis) as well as assessment of the methylation pathways that impact oestrogen detoxification. Treatment is individualised and may include diet and lifestyle modification, supplements and herbal medicine.