Aging is inevitable and the body undergoes different changes as you age. You are unable to perform certain functions since the body hormones have aged. However, you can control how your body feels, works, and looks. Plano anti-aging & hormone specialists can help replace your depleted hormone and make you feel young and active again. Learn more about anti-aging hormones here before you can book an appointment.

Do hormones cause aging?

It has been proven that hormones affect aging. Some hormones increase aging while others reduce it. The growth hormone is known for its ability to reduce aging in humans.

What is a growth hormone?

Growth hormone is made in your body and helps control growth and metabolism. The pituitary gland located in the brain is responsible for making the growth hormone. The growth hormone is also manufactured artificially and used as a medication for those people who require it.

What does growth hormone do?

Growth hormones play a vital role in humans; for example, it helps children grow taller, increase muscle and the length of their bones, and decreases body fat. It also helps adults stimulate metabolism.

What causes hormonal imbalance in women?

There are several reasons why women experience hormonal imbalance, which include:                 

  •  Pregnancy
  •  Puberty
  • Menstruation
  • Menopause
  • Birth Control Medication
  • Primary Ovarian Insufficiency
  • Early Menopause
  • Polycystic Ovary Syndrome

What causes of hormonal imbalance in men:

Men experience hormonal imbalance due to:

  •  Puberty
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Hypogonadism

Which are the Symptoms of Hormonal Imbalance?

Hormonal imbalance comes with different symptoms which include:

  • Weight gain/loss
  • Increased sweating
  • Anxiety/Irritability
  • Difficulty sleeping
  • Dry Skin
  • Depression
  • Fatigue
  • Fluctuations in heart rate
  • Appetite changes
  • Muscle weakening
  • Headaches
  • Changes in blood pressure/blood sugar

Hormonal imbalance comes with conditions such as;

  • Metabolic syndrome
  • Sexual dysfunction
  • Thyroid disease
  • Adrenal fatigue

What are the different types of nonsurgical anti-aging treatments?

They are different anti-aging treatments that will help smoothen and tighten your skin, leaving you looking younger and rejuvenated. They include:

  • Injectables 
  • Botulinum toxin 
  • Liquid facelift 
  • Face-melting
  • Chemical peel 
  • Dermal rolling 
  • Microdermabrasion 
  • Lasers  

What are the different types of surgical anti-aging procedures?

Surgical procedures are based on the result a person desires to have. They include:

  • A traditional facelift 
  • A limited incision facelifts 
  • A neck lifts 

Symptoms that may make you get bioidentical hormone replacement therapy;

  • Hair loss
  • Weight gain
  • Low energy
  • Depression/Mood swings
  • Memory loss
  • Fatigue

Benefits of Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy?

The doctor offers BHRT to patients based on their needs and therefore, it is different for every patient. Some of the benefits include:

  • Reduced risk of depression
  • Better sleep patterns
  • Improve energy levels
  • Improve cholesterol
  • Protects bone density
  • Decreases hot flashes
  • Decreases vaginal dryness

Effects of Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy

After undergoing BHRT, a patient will experience some temporary effects and disappear with time. They include:

  • Mood swings
  • Irritability
  • Headaches
  • Breast tenderness

Do not struggle with your body while feeling young and energetic again. At the Riegel Center, the specialist will evaluate you and recommend the best anti-aging and hormone treatment that suits you. The doctor will also advise you on other treatment methods that you may require to ensure you achieve the desired result and help turn back the clock. Call them today or book through the online platform and start your journey to feel younger.

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