HRT for Weight Loss in Women: How It Works

Who wants more belly fat, hot flashes, night sweats, insomnia and irritability? That would be no one. But women going through menopause experience these symptoms, which can last for years, as their menstrual cycles end. As hormones shift, specifically, a decrease of estrogen, many women gain fat around their bellies and even notice muscle loss. But … Continued

HRT for Weight Loss in Men: How It Works

Approximately 1 in 4 men over 30 experience low testosterone, and those numbers are expected to rise as the U.S. male population ages. Hormone replacement therapy (HRT) is a medical treatment that rebalances the naturally occurring hormones in your body, mainly testosterone. Testosterone is one of the most important hormones for men because it helps … Continued

What Are the Side Effects of Hormone Therapy?

If you’ve been diagnosed with low testosterone, or low-T, you may be considering hormone replacement therapy (HRT). Millions of men have experienced the benefits of successful HRT, and for many men with low blood testosterone levels, the benefits of hormone replacement therapy outweigh the potential risks. As with any medication, HRT (or testosterone replacement therapy … Continued

Is There Hormone Replacement Therapy for Men?

Hormone replacement therapy for men is a bit of a misnomer. Why? It is normal for men’s testosterone levels to decrease with age and hormone therapy replaces anything that is naturally missing. Men over the age of 45 are the most likely to experience lower levels of testosterone (or low-t). Despite age, some men experience … Continued