Bioidentical hormones are the same hormones that are naturally found in the body. Bio refers to biology and identical means they are the same. As we age, hormone production decreases and therefore hormone replacement therapy is needed to keep them at the required levels for that body.
In this video Dr. Minkoff will explain:
- What are bioidentical hormones
- Signs and symptoms of menopause and andropause
- Difference between synthetic and bioidentical compounded hormones
- The types of hormones available
- Cortisol levels
- When to see a Doctor