Bioidentical Hormone Specialist in NJ Explains Symptoms of Hormone Imbalance
Hormones are responsible for making your body run properly. And for optimal health they need to be balanced.
Our hormones play a major role in our body’s health. Hormones effect how we look, feel, and function.
Why Hormones Impact Health So Many Ways
Hormones are the chemicals that make things happen within the systems of our body. These chemical messengers control our metabolic processes by stimulating the cells in our bodies.
Your hormone levels change throughout your lifetime. You may notice changes in mood, weight, body composition, energy, and physical strength. Hormone balance is extremely important to have optimal health.
The same hormones that keep you happy and healthy, when out of balance can cause emotional and physical distress. Hormones are the most finely tuned systems in our body. It is a delicate balance; each hormone is depended on the other hormones to work properly.
What Throws Hormones Out of Balance?
Women with a healthy hormone balance enjoy long healthy and productive lives. Life stressors from working long hours, taking care of the family, commuting, poor sleep, unhealthy eating habits, environmental toxins and other forms of physical and emotional stress can disrupt our natural hormone balance.
Hormonal imbalance can make life challenging. Hormone imbalance can contribute to, common problems including, weight gain, mood disorders, PMS, perimenopausal, and menopausal symptoms. The following are some symptoms that can be caused by an imbalance in your hormones.
Symptoms of Hormone Imbalance
If you have any of the following symptoms, you may have a hormone imbalance.
- Vaginal Dryness
- Excess facial or body hair
- Menstrual irregularities
- Aches and pains
- Thinning Hair
- Dry Skin
- Reduced Libido
- Decreased Muscle Mass/Strength
- Weight gain
- Difficulty sleeping
- Irritable/ Mood changes
- Poor memory/concentration
- Frequent/chronic infections
- Hot flashes and night sweats
- Cravings for sweets/carbs
Bioidentical Hormone Therapy Treats Hormone Imbalance
Dr. Keller is a bioidentical hormone doctor, specializing in helping you look and feel your best. Contact us about bioidentical hormone treatment at the Optimal Wellness Center, Ridgewood, NJ 201-485-7930.