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Our Approach to Your Menopause Treatment

The Hormones Used for Treatment In treating the MENOPAUSE, at the Holistic Medical Clinic, we use natural based hormones converted from Yam or Soya. Once converted, they are identical to the chemical structure of woman’s own hormones. Read more about our Bioidentical Hormone Treatment. The main replacement hormones are Oestrogen and Progesterone, then when needed, other […]

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Testosterone in Women during the Menopause

Testosterone in Women during the Menopause Many women are unaware that Testosterone is an important female hormone as well as a male one. Female testosterone is produced in both the ovaries and the adrenal glands. What role does it play in women? “Testosterone contributes to libido, sexual arousal and orgasm by increasing dopamine levels in […]

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Hormones, Fertility and Sex Drive

“Hormone disrupting chemicals can effect male fertility and lower sperm count”, a recent article published in the Daily Telegraph quoting from The American Journal of the Chemical Society, Environmental Science and Technology. Chemicals found in household dust and washing machines called Phthalates can act as Endocrine disruptors or false Oestrogens. These chemicals are trapped in […]

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Prostate Cancer Treatment

Focal therapy treatment is now an option to treat low grade prostate cancer in the U.K. Prostate cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer in men and the third commonest cause of cancer related death in Europe. Serial PSA testing is one way of checking for prostate cancer and can be followed up if an […]

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Testosterone in Ageing Men

In the news today there was an article about the benefits of Testosterone replacement in older men. The results of a study published in The New England of Medicine show the benefit of replacing Testosterone in men over 65 years of age. The results demonstrated that sex drive, physical activity and vitality were improved when […]

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Recently in the news is a comment on obesity and stress

In a Recent BMJ article on possible causes of obesity, two main possible reasons other than over eating and lack of exercise were postulated. Stress from noise and pollution, living near a main road or railway station, and air traffic noise. Lack of sleep. Both the above suggest a link in with an increase in […]

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Hormones and Cancer Risk

Following the news on television today, here are our thoughts: The findings from a meta-analysis of 52 epidemiological studies, involving a total of 21488 women with ovarian cancer, almost all from North America, Europe and Australia, suggest that taking HRT for the Menopause, even just for a few years, is associated with an increased risk […]

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