COMMON HORMONE IMBALANCE CONDITIONS WE TREAT
Hormones are the chemicals that tell your organs what to do so your body can function as it should. However, if it starts producing too much or too little, it can cause problems that seriously impact your quality of life. We can help restore your health so you remember what it is to feel great.
There are about 50 different hormones working inside the human body. They regulate things like appetite, metabolism, temperature, sleep cycles, reproductive cycles, mood, and more.
Hormone imbalances can explain a lot of seemingly unrelated symptoms. Clues may include things like suddenly gaining or losing weight, experiencing fatigue and muscle weakness, feeling tenderness or stiffness, or feeling your heart rate change. When you choose a functional medicine approach, we will work with you to figure out if your hormones are doing what they should and why they are out of balance. Our goal is to help your body return to normal.
We’re not here to put a band-aid on the problem, we’re here to help you live a healthy and happy life for many years to come. It’s time to take control and start living the life you want.
Symptoms of Hormonal Imbalance
- Unexplained Weight Gain or Weight loss
- Increased sensitivity to Heat or Cold
- Aches, Pains, Tenderness, or Stiffness
- Increased Thirst or Hunger
- Increased or Decreased Heart Rate
- Decreased Sex Drive
- Muscle Weakness
- Depression, Anxiety, Irritability
- Excessive Fatigue
Type 1 Diabetes
Serious condition in which the pancreas completely stops producing insulin.
Type 2 Diabetes
Condition in which your body no long uses insulin properly to fuel your cells.
Attack on the thyroid gland, which causes hyperthyroidism (excess hormones).
Condition in which the thyroid produces too many hormones, most common in women.
Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS)
Irregular periods, fertility issues, weight gain and acne are common symptoms.
Describes a major hormonal change that occurs when women stop menstruating.
Low libido, erectile dysfunction, hair loss, and fatigue are symptoms of “Low T.”
Back pain, a stooped posture, and bones that break easily are common symptoms.
Hormonal issues can cause depression, anxiety, irritability, and other issues.
Weight Gain or Loss
Unexplained weight gain, or weight loss, can be a sign of hormonal imbalance.
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